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Safety of its customers and staff remains the top priority for High Life Highland as the charity welcomes the Scottish Government’s confirmation that the country’s restrictions will be eased on April 26.
Leisure centres and gyms across Scotland will be able to reopen from Monday for individual exercise, according to the new framework, which will see the country return to a levels system.
Indoor group exercise and adult outdoor contact sport will be allowed from May 17.
As the Highland charity prepares to bring many employees back from furlough, Director of Sport and Leisure Douglas Wilby said: ‘Our leisure teams have been providing non contact outdoor activities since last month which, as a result of popularity, have seen additional classes added.
‘These sessions will continue until May 17, when it is hoped our indoor class programme can be resumed.’
In the meantime, leisure centres and swimming pools, including Lochaber Leisure Centre, will reopen on a pre-booking system on April 26 when customers and members can enjoy a swim and attend the gym and children’s activities, including swimming lessons.