Swimming pool lockers to be replaced

NEW lockers for the swimming pool and health suite changing rooms of Cookstown Leisure Centre are to be purchased at an approximate cost of £35,000.

A recent council sub-committee meeting was told a report would be forthcoming at a future meeting regarding the re-design/updating of the walk-in and reception area of the centre.

Meanwhile, income at Evolve Fitness Studio has increased by £9,740.57 on the same period last year.

The meeting was told membership numbers are decreasing, while casual usage is on the up.

And motorists interested in using electric cars will soon be able to avail of e-charging points to be installed at the Leisure Centre in the town, as well as Moneymore Recreation Centre and Mid Ulster Sports Arena.

The meeting was told these facilities will represent no cost to the council.