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Leeds instructors swim 10 miles to raise £500 for Teenage Cancer Trust

Leeds instructors swim 10 miles to raise £500 for Teenage Cancer Trust

By Immy Share The swimming instructors from Swimbrite Swim School swam 10 miles collectively last Tuesday evening at the Leeds David Lloyd Health Club to raise money for Teenage Cancer Trust, raising £500 in total. Each of the instructors swam a mile – with some swimming more if they wanted to – to clock-up the distance. The chosen charity is […]

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Springboard to success as number of swimmers increases

Springboard to success as number of swimmers increases

By Scott Francis ELEVEN thousand more people have taken the plunge and gone swimming in the past year – bucking a downward trend in the number of swimmers.

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Wakefield charities set to be in the swim after fundraising effort by youngsters

Wakefield charities set to be in the swim after fundraising effort by youngsters

    By Alexandra Pereira A CHILDREN’S swimming school held an annual charity pyjama event with the aim of raising £3,000 for local causes.

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Sporting heroes welcome Queen’s Baton in Leeds

Sporting heroes welcome Queen’s Baton in Leeds

By Claire Schofield Hundreds of young people flocked to the John Charles Centre for Sport in Leeds today to welcome the Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay. Around 1,300 youngsters from 80 local schools attended the event to welcome the baton on its visit to the city, en route to its final destination in Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games this summer. […]

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