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Joint service centre plans for Liverpool

by Caroline Wilkinson | 01 May 2008

Plans have been submitted for a joint venture between five Liverpool councils to fund a £8.2m sports centre --and library in Maghull, Merseyside.

Contributions will come from Sefton Borough Council, Maghull Town Council, Lydiate Parish Council, Melling Parish Council and Sefton Parish Council. The new centre will be built adjoining to Maghull Town Hall.

The planned facility would house a five lane 25m swimming pool, a learner pool and fitness suite with the library and multi-use studios making up the rest of the complex.

The sale of the original Maghull library plans to accrue £200k and pending the successful development of Maghull prison, it could also generate £500k when sold. Although these transactions will help to offset the cost of the new development at a later date, in the meantime the Council will have to fund the full £8.2m,

Providing planning permission is granted, construction is due to begin this summer with the view to open the new facility at the end of 2009.

Plans have been submitted for a joint venture between five Liverpool councils to fund a £8.2m sports centre --and library in Maghull, Merseyside. Contributions will come from Sefton Borough Council, Maghull Town Council, Lydiate Parish Council, Melling Parish Council and Sefton Parish Council. The new centre will be built adjoining to Maghull Town Hall. The planned facility would house a five lane 25m swimming pool, a learner pool and fitness
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