Next Generation to close its doors for the last time next month

One of Swindon’s most popular fitness centres is set to close its doors for the last time next month, making its staff jobless for Christmas.

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Next Generation at Kembrey Park

A David Lloyd Leisure spokesperson said: “We can confirm Next Generation has entered a formal period of consultation with employees at Next Generation Sports and Fitness Centre Kembrey Park, regarding the proposed closure of the site.

“At this stage we cannot make any further comment.”

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MP Robert Buckland is a regular user – he is sad to hear of its imminent closure.

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Robert Buckland MP uses Next Generation

“As somebody who uses the gym with my family, I am saddened by the news that Next Generation will be closing down next month.

“I hope that a new buyer can be found quickly so that local residents can continue to enjoy the centre’s excellent facilities.”