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Company Takes Over Powys Leisure Centres


Leisure centres in Powys have been taken over by a not-for-profit company. Freedom Leisure will to take over the management of 15 centres in a 15-year deal as the council looks to save £20m.

Councillor Graham Brown said leisure's future provision had been secured. The company's managing director, Ivan Horsfall Turner, added: “The wide range of sites gives us plenty of scope to enhance the leisure facilities… which will benefit from an investment of around £2.5m.”