Statement on Cllr Doug Pullen’s response to our open letter.

See Cllr Pullen’s response here. We are pleased to have received a clear statement from the Leader of Lichfield District Council that they are fully committed to the refurbishment of Friary Grange Leisure Centre and the construction of a new replacement leisure centre in Lichfield. However, the long delay in re-opening Friary Grange is extremely […]

Open letter to council leader, Doug Pullen

UPDATE: We’ve received a response to our letter. Dear Councillor Doug Pullen Delayed re-opening of Friary Grange Leisure Centre It was extremely disheartening to see the Leisure, Parks & Waste Management (Overview and Scrutiny) Committee confirm the recommendation to delay the opening of Friary Grange Leisure Centre until October at the earliest, with the final […]

Statement on the re-opening of Friary Grange Leisure Centre

The Friends of Friary Grange group have issued a statement in response to news that the Friary Grange Leisure Centre will not reopen to the public until later this year. The group was formed in 2019 after 11,000 Lichfield residents signed a petition to keep the leisure centre open, following notice from Lichfield District Council […]

Friends of Friary Grange Leisure Centre Formed

On Friday 8th November, 2019 a number of those people involved in the campaign to Save Friary Grange came together and formed the Friends of Friary Grange Leisure Centre (FoFGLC). FoFGLC is an unincorporated association with a constitution which you can view here. At our first meeting we committed to transparency and as such you […]