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2013-03-08 23:04:12

Great news for anyone looking for budget gyms in Newcastle! Gosforth Pool, a friendly family fitness and leisure centre, has joined the payasUgym.com network. London, UK (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 Gosforth Pool is well established as one of the most popular gyms in Newcastle. It prides itself on its friendly family atmosphere and boasts two swimming pools, a two-floor fitness suite comprising all of the latest cardiovascular and resistance equipment, an exercise studio with a comprehensive...

2013-03-08 23:04:11

The latest of the budget gyms in Newcastle to join forces with the fast-growing network payasUgym.com is Newburn Activity Centre. London, UK (PRWEB) March 08, 2013 The centre is just 15 minutes from Newcastle City centre on the banks of the River Tyne in the beautiful Tyne Valley. Offering a huge variety of both indoor and outdoor activities, Newburn is a budget gym with everything that the bigger gyms offer. Impulse Fitness at the Newburn centre incorporates an impressive range of...

2012-07-21 23:00:22

NewcastleAirportParking.com have reported a significant increase in bookings which coincide with Cheryl Cole and Sarah Millican tour dates. (PRWEB) July 21, 2012 The Million Lights singer and “Thoroughly Modern” comedian both announced UK tours this year and since then, fans have been clamouring for tickets. Cheryl is kicking off her first ever tour in Belfast at the Odyssey Arena on the 3rd of October, before travelling around the country and then descending on her hometown...

2011-12-01 08:00:00

Fitness Superstore have purchased a new fitness showroom located in the Royal Quays Outlet Centre in Newcastle Upon Tyne. Newcastle (PRWEB) December 01, 2011 Fitness Superstore has recently opened a new fitness showroom in the North of England, situated at the Royal Quays Outlet Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne, the store boasts a 4,000 sq ft floor space that is filled with the latest home and commercial use fitness equipment and large range of sports supplements. The store is the 8th showroom...

2011-08-12 06:05:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, August 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock is helping to keep kids entertained this summer holidays by holding a nationwide competition. The contest, which started on the first day of the school break, focuses on the theme of superheroes in an effort to spark kids' imaginations, and all of Northern Rock's 74 branches are taking part. For a chance at winning GBP100 in High Street vouchers, children have the option to draw their own...

2011-06-22 05:33:00

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, England, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Rock has added another helpful video guide to its interactive savings website to help consumers with their savings choices. The video - Northern Rock's Guide to Savings - is the third guide in the series recently introduced by the bank to add a further dimension to its award-winning website. Existing videos include Northern Rock's Guide to ISAs and First Time Buyers Guide, which can be viewed on the...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'