Greenwich Leisure

Greenwich Leisure Ltd (GLL) operates community sports and leisure facilities, libraries and art spaces for the health and educational benefits of the wider communities they serve.

Greenwich Leisure Ltd what they do

What they do

Established 20 years ago, GLL is the UK's largest charitable social enterprise in its field. It manages over 200 public leisure centres and libraries, works with 37 local councils, public agencies and sporting organisations and employs a diverse workforce of over 6,000. Read more

Financial performance

Greenwich Leisure has a stable operating model which has been steadily developed over 20 years, evidenced by robust historical financial performance and a track record of growth.


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Social performance

Largely operating in deprived communities, Greenwich Leisure seeks to provide high quality facilities for all - at affordable prices for all. Everyone is encouraged to take advantages of the services in a bid to improve social welfare, healthy living and education.

  • Key social performance indicator

    Almost 10,000 disabled members

    benefitting from the "Better Inclusive membership"

Governance and people

Who benefits

GLL offers services and facilities that are accessible by all and attracts over 39 million visits per year from all segments of the communities it serves.

  • Rona's Story

    Rona's Story

    From tough beginnings, Rona earnt a place on the apprenticeship scheme at the Copper Box Arena, one of the iconic London 2012 venues. Just a few months into her training and Rona loves her new role. "It's great to be playing a part in the Olympic legacy".

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