Member of Parliament for
Brigg & Goole and the
Isle of Axholme

Andrew Percy MP

Free Swim Sessions Success

Free Swim Sessions Success

There was a fantastic response to this summer's free swimming scheme for young people in North Lincs. 

Andrew explains, "The Conservative-led North Lincs Council funded over 7,000 free children's swimming sessions during the summer holidays. The Summer Daze sessions took place between 20th July -  2nd September, and were available at The Pods, Ancholme Leisure Centre, Axholme North Leisure Centre, Baysgarth Leisure Centre, along with Epworth Pool.

"The Summer Daze sessions were part of the Council’s ongoing Positive Activities initiative. This initiative provides a range of different activities for young people to take part in: sports, leisure, culture, arts, volunteering and more. 

"The aim of these activities is to get young people fit and active, learn new skills and to make new friends. Those who can take part include young people up to the age of 19 and up to 25 for vulnerable young people."

You can find out more about these activities and check what’s taking place near you by following this link: https://www.northlincs.gov.uk/people-health-and-care/positive-activities/#1536154415332-e2136cc0-5a47

 

Photo - Andrew joined local councilors for the launch of free swimming sessions in North Lincolnshire

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