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Keep you up to date with all our news. we'll let you know whats we've been up to as well as what weve been planning.

Remember Halo Centres are open throughout the half term and are running a range of children’s holiday activities for kids who want to maximise fun during the school holiday. Check what’s available at your local centre.

We love to see wellbeing spilling over into the workplace, and we see that every day thanks to our fabulous workplace wellbeing schemes. It supports employers who want to think afresh about policies and practices that promote the wellbeing (and so of course efficiency, happiness and sustainability) of their staff.

October 13th will see the third national baby swimming week kicking off across the country, promoting all the pool can do to promote baby and toddler health and wellbeing. Swimming with your baby is, say organisers, one of the best things you can do for your baby, promoting confidence, coordination and learning skills. And did you know...

Talking of wellbeing, we love this season and the power of the outdoors to promote feelings of good health and headspace. So while we want to welcome you into our centres every day, don’t miss out on all this season has to offer. Just putting one foot in front of the other and hearing the crunch of leaves or early frosts on the lawn can be pure heaven. Here are our top five things to do:

October 10th is World Mental Health Day, an opportunity to raise awareness and to fight social stigma around an issue that impacts on everyone of us. So this month we’re giving a shout out and signposting charities like the Mental Health Foundation who have made sure this issue is everyone’s business and on a par with work promoting the importance of physical health. They know, as we do, that every one of us can be blindsided by feelings of stress or fear or loneliness that don’t pass and which can, if we don’t seek help, develop into more serious problems. And they know, as we do, that exercise can help prevent that by increasing self-esteem, forging friendships and reducing stress and anxiety.

This month we spoke to one of our members Bob Ferguson, whose words speak better than ours about what exercise can do. Read and be inspired, and let’s all work to involve others who might need a nudge or a friend to take the first step in the exercise we all enjoy. But over to Bob:

Ultra Athlete and Pride of Britain Award-winner Josh Llewellyn-Jones OBE will be visiting Bridgend this October to talk about employee wellbeing and how physical activity can help people to shine in the workplace.

Re-discover your racket skills with sessions on Saturday and Sunday for just £2 per court at Hereford Leisure Centre and Leominster Leisure Centre!

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Enjoy the healthiest (and most affordable) way to meet and have fun with friends by rediscovering the power of team sports on a Saturday & Sunday and save £30!

Train to be a Lifeguard at Halo Leisure...Halo is delighted to offer you the chance to train for an internationally recognised qualification in one of the most important and satisfying roles in leisure. The qualification - the RLSS UK National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) - can also be a stepping stone to a career within the leisure industry.

Our next course will take place at Hereford Leisure Pool 28th-31st October 9am-5pm & 1st November 9am-4pm 

 

Take part in our new football coaching session at The Severn Centre led by a qualified football coach which perfect for both boys and girls aged 8-12 of any ability.

They can progress at their own pace while having fun, learn new skills, make new friends all while keeping fit and active in a safe and supervised environment.