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£1,500raised of £1,000 target by 76 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,500 to Save Bennachie Leisure Centre (BLC)!

    Insch, United Kingdom
    Funded on Sunday, 17th September 2017

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    Please help me to help save The Bennachie Leisure Centre (BLC) in my local village of Insch, Aberdeenshire!

    The BLC is a 20 year old community / volunteer run leisure facility where I have lost copious amounts of sweat (and pretty much worked my butt off).

    Unfortunately due to falling revenues, rising costs and debt which has accumulated over a long period of time, the BLC is now in financial difficulty.

    I am one of the many Insch dwellers who is prepared to fight to ensure that the BLC remains at the heart of the our community now and in the long term.

    To do this, we need to raise £20,000.00 in order to clear the accumulated debt and secure the future of the facility.....oh and one more thing, we only have 50 days to do it!!

    Once we have cleared that debt, we will have access to funds that will help to bring the place back to life

    Many fundraising activities are being organised in an effort to help this effort and I am going to take part. I have signed up to do a 6 hour Spin-a-thon on Saturday 16th September (ouch - I hurt already at the thought!)!

    The BLC is currently available for use by all ages, walks of life, shapes and sizes.... and I personally feel that our community would be lost without it.

    Please help me to 'Save Bennachie Leisure Centre' and save me from that dreaded disease that is commonly known as........ lazyitis!! :)

    Your support is appreciated.

    Thanks so much in advance.

    Lynn xx



    • Lynn Dawson1 year ago
      Lynn Dawson

      Lynn Dawson

      1 year ago
      Update from the Page owner

      Thanks soooooooooooo much for all you support! We did it. A full 6 hour spinathon and here are the photos to prove it. Thanks again......

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    • Lynn Dawson1 year ago
      Lynn Dawson

      Lynn Dawson

      1 year ago

      Thanks so much for your support and sponsorship so far. I am so, so grateful. I promise to give you a whole 6 hours if you help me smash the total amount of sponsorship I raise!!! Thank you so very very mich x

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    Page last updated on: 9/17/2017 1:12 PM



    • Steve Lloyd

      Steve Lloyd

      Sep 17, 2017

      Well done Lynn.


    • Samantha Collis

      Samantha Collis

      Sep 17, 2017

      Well Done Lovey 😘


    • Athol Cobban

      Athol Cobban

      Sep 16, 2017

      Well done Lynn👍


    • Sarah Smith

      Sarah Smith

      Sep 16, 2017

      Well done beautiful! x


    • Sorin Zamfir

      Sorin Zamfir

      Sep 16, 2017

      Well done Lynn! :)Hope you manage to keep the BLC open!


    • Emma Arundel

      Emma Arundel

      Sep 16, 2017

      Good luck Lynn!


    • Katrina Downie

      Katrina Downie

      Sep 16, 2017

      Well done Lynn, yer some quine!! Xx


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