About Valley Leisure

Valley Leisure is not just two words on a piece of paper, it is a group of people who are dedicated to doing one thing: helping people.

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Move more, feel better

Gerry Scrivens with the toning ladies

Valley Leisure Ltd is an independent charitable trust based in Andover, Hampshire.

Established over 30 years ago, the charity aims to improve people’s health and wellbeing by providing facilities and services that enable people to move more and feel better.

Liz Murray practicing her poses for the ALC Fitness Expo

Valley Leisure Ltd is at the heart of the communities within which it serves:



A creative provider of unique and innovative services to engage and enthuse people of all ages to move more.


A reputable employer harnessing and developing the passion and skills of talented individuals.


A successful fundraising organisation enabling the ongoing development of local facilities and services.


A dedicated partnership builder forging strong and lasting working relationships with likeminded groups and organisations.
Gerry Scrivens with the toning ladies

All contributing to create long-term, sustainable solutions

We aim to enable people of all ages to live as well as possible for as long as possible.

The charity is a positive change agent, adaptable, agile, and nimble. Valley Leisure Ltd can scope and scale its facilities and services to meet the needs of many a town or city.

What we do…

The charity achieves its core mission through three service delivery brands.

Family Bowling

Riverside Bowl

Riverside Bowl is an exciting family orientated leisure entertainment venue in Andover, Hampshire. Accompanying the 8-lane ten-pin bowling facility is a unique indoor Glo-Golf experience, pool table and arcade games. A seasonal ten-pin bowling league runs from Riverside Bowl.

With the local community at the heart of Valley Leisure Ltd.’s ethos, two community rooms are available for local groups and
clubs to hire.

Glo Golf

I Can Therapy Centre

I Can Therapy Centre is a unique and innovative exercise and socially interactive community wellbeing facility and service. Offering a circuit of specially adapted power assisted exercise equipment and progressive condition specific group exercise classes, the ‘I Can’ concept enables people to improve their health and wellbeing and feel better by moving more.

‘I Can’ is ideal for those who may be older, inactive, deconditioned or managing one or more long-term health conditions.

Glo Golf

I Can Connect

I Can Connect offers you an alternative approach to better health and wellbeing. Our online platform is available to all abilities, with a warm and friendly community at your fingertips. Packed full of guided
activities, tips and professional support.

The online platform, combined with our coaches, will inspire and encourage you to have the confidence to reach your goals and feel the lasting benefits of your progress.

The Team

Whilst Valley Leisure Ltd is governed by a Board of Trustees, the day-to-day operation of the charity is managed by Senior Managers.

“Valley Leisure is not just two words on a piece of paper, it is a group of people who are dedicated to doing one thing: helping people. It doesn’t matter who you are or what you do in the organisation, it’s the two word job description that applies to us all”

Keith Blacker

Chair of the Board of Trustees