Bury Leisure - back and better than ever
Bury Leisure sports centres are now open for safe, socially distanced exercise with brand new state-of-the-art refurbished gyms at each facility.
On your marks – new investment in Bury Athletics Track
Bury Council has set aside £250,000 to refurbish and improve the athletics track and facilities at Market Street, Bury.
Ready for tennis once Covid has been smashed
Residents will soon have a greater incentive to take up tennis once improvements to community courts are complete.
Free tennis starts again this weekend at Prestwich courts
Free community tennis sessions are returning to St Mary’s Park in Prestwich to help improve people’s physical and mental wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Win prizes and get fit in 10k challenge
Residents are being invited to walk or run 10k and be in with a chance to win prizes.
Leisure centres to reopen from this weekend
Bury Council’s three leisure centres are to start reopening this weekend following four months of coronavirus lockdown.
Bury Running Festival to be postponed to 2021
Due to coronavirus and uncertainty around when mass gatherings and events can take place safely, the Bury Running Festival scheduled for Sunday 20 September 2020 must be postponed to 2021.
Howzat? Local businesses now sharing £14m in C-19 grants
Companies across Bury are starting to receive £14.3 million in coronavirus grant support – and there are still more who are entitled to help.
Lace up for a new Run For All event in Bury
Jane Tomlinson’s Run For All are excited to announce their brand new and improved event for 2020.
Your chance to represent Bury at the International Youth Sports Festival
Are you aged 14 to 16? Would you like to represent Bury in this year’s International Youth Sports Festival in Portugal?
Biggest ever Asda Foundation Bury 10K hailed a success as good causes are handed a cash boost
The streets of Bury were filled with colour as around 1,500 runners turned out for one of the North West’s most popular charity road runs.
OVO Energy Tour of Britain to race through Ramsbottom
Britain's biggest professional cycle race returns to the borough of Bury for the first time in 15 years on Saturday 14 September, as all 10 Greater Manchester boroughs feature in Stage 8, the final phase of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain cycle race.
Come on Bury, let’s get together for the family fun run!
Arena Owl joined the summer sports camp at Castle Leisure Centre to encourage the young participants to get involved in the free-to-enter Arena Group Bury Family Fun Run on Sunday 15 September 2019.
New outdoor gym to get you fit and healthy
Bury’s seventh outdoor gym to encourage people to exercise in healthy surroundings is now up and running in Manchester Road Park, Bury.
Celebrate Bury’s sporting heroes and heroines
The Bury 2019 Sports Awards are on their way – and residents are invited to submit their nominations by 3 June.
Bury Leisure hosts inter-school swimming gala
This year’s Bury Primary Schools Swimming Gala took place at Castle Leisure Centre on Wednesday 6 February 2019.
Gym instructor receives police award for bravery
A gym instructor at Castle Leisure Centre in Bury has been awarded a Greater Manchester Chief Constable’s Citizens’ Commendation.
“Mrs Hockey” is the Unsung Hero of the GM Sports Awards
A woman who has dedicated 50 years to Bury Hockey Club has won the Unsung Hero title at the Greater Manchester Sports Awards.
It’s all coming together for Jigsaw!
A charity that provides sport and social opportunities for young disabled people is building on its success in the annual Bury Sports Awards.