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Handy Cross landscape changing once again

The Handy Cross landscape is changing once again as the demolition of the Wycombe Sports Centre approaches the half-way point. The ‘soft stripping’ of the old Wycombe Sports Centre began earlier this month, with diggers from contractors DSM moving on … Continue reading

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Your Wycombe Leisure Centre is open!

A new era of sport dawned on the district this week when the doors to the £25m Wycombe Leisure Centre were opened to the public. Members of the public, eager to be the first to use the fantastic new centre, … Continue reading

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Out with the old and in with the new

Staff and users wave goodbye to the Wycombe Sports Centre today – but they will soon have a new home, with the new Wycombe Leisure Centre expected to open on 5 January. Members of the Handy Cross Indoor Bowls Club … Continue reading

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Less than a month to go!

We are just a month away from opening the doors to your new Wycombe Leisure Centre – with the final touches now being made to the building. The huge 150 station gym area has been kitted out with new equipment … Continue reading

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Edging ever closer – construction update from HXH

It has been a few weeks since we last updated you on the progress of the Handy X Hub – which is moving at a pace towards completion in November. The windows and distinctive green copper cladding has been added … Continue reading

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Installation of moveable floors

Work began earlier this month to install the moveable pool floors in the leisure centre pool hall. Two moveable floors will be installed: one in one-half of the eight lane 50 metre pool and one in the 20m training pool … Continue reading

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Progress at the Handy X Hub in pictures

With the planned opening date of Wycombe Leisure Centre scheduled for January 2016 work at the Handy X Hub is progressing well. The crane has lifted the last Air Handling Units – which provide the heating, ventilation and air conditioning … Continue reading

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