City Council launches new gym 
at Billy Neill Mbe Country Park

Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council has opened a brand new gym at Billy Neill MBE Country Park in Dundonald as part of its continuing commitment to provide health and wellbeing facilities and opportunities for residents and visitors.

Thursday, 1st October 2020, 11:45 am

Surrounded by beautiful walking trails and outstanding scenery, the new Vitality gym is a welcome addition to the popular Billy Neill facility located on the Comber Road.

Both Vitality members and customers can enjoy a workout overlooking stunning views in the brand new 40 station gym with state-of-the-art Technogym aerobic, fixed resistance and free weights equipment.

The Mayor of Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council, Councillor Nicholas Trimble, said: “The council is pleased to invest in a new gym facility at Billy Neill MBE Country Park and provide a much needed health & fitness offering in the east of the council area.

“During these unprecedented times it is important for people to have the opportunity to incorporate regular activity into their lifestyle to enhance both their physical and mental health. The council has also put measures in place to help bring people together in a safe and controlled environment, which is essential during these current restrictions.

“Billy Neill MBE Country Park is already a popular attraction with families and fitness enthusiasts so I have no doubt that the new Vitality gym will be a welcome addition to the facility by giving people a choice of indoor and outdoor leisure options.”

Alderman Michael Henderson MBE, Chairman of the Leisure & Community Development Committee, added, “The gym will operate in accordance with government guidelines for gathering limits and social distancing to safeguard customers and staff.”

To book visit www.theicebowl.com.