The Rapids scoops top three leisure centre award
19 March 2014
The Rapids in Romsey has won an award for exceptional service – one of only three leisure centres in the whole of the country to receive the accolade.
The Rapids, which not only has fun slides and swimming pools but also a thriving leisure and fitness side, was given the 'Assessors Exceptional Facility Management Team Award 2013' by Quest, the leisure centre quality mark agency supported by Sport England.
Autistic boy becomes swimming star
20 February 2014
A young boy with autism has been transformed through learning to swim and collected a haul of glinting medals at his very first swimming competition.
Nine-year-old Conor Bryceland from Chandlers Ford was diagnosed on the autistic spectrum about a year ago, although he has had the condition all his life.