All rights reserved. The new guidance around groups of no more than six people meeting at a time has also put a hold on these days returning. All the speakers answered questions from the large on-line audience, mostly after all the talks. 11.00 – 11:45 Dance for your heart, Studio To read more about how we use cookies and how you can control them. 12:30 – 13:25 Toning, Studio Check the Fusion website for the most up to date information or visit your local centre. Read the special Health eNews here. Take your Forum membership card along to one of the Fusion centres and buy an annual Energy concession card for just £7.50 instead of £21.50. 15:00 – 16:00 Yoga, Studio Meeting room available 9-2pm, 192 Southbury RdEnfield EN1 1YPTel: 020 8245 3201, 09:00 – 10:00 Tai Chi, Studio 09:00 – 10:30 Badminton 09:00 – 16:00 Gym 09.30 – 10.30 walking netball, Sports hall 10.45 – 12.15pm walking football, Sports hall 11:15 – 12:15pm Aqua fit (Ladies only) 11.30 – 12pm Gym circuit, Gym floor 13:30 – 14.30pm Pilates, studio (Chair Pilates last Friday of the month) 14.30 – 15.30pm Chair yoga, studio 09:00 – 16:00 Swim, 09:00 – 10:00 Pilates, Studio The Bourne Methodist Church, Southgate, London N14 6RS Time: 12:10 – 13:10. Swimming for Over 50’s (Fridays) July 28, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am « Roman Mosaics; The Gauntlet Games Brighton 2017 » Friday 28th July to Friday 25th August 10am – 10.50am David Lloyds, Carterhatch Lane, Enfield EN1 4LF. (So make sure we have your email address if you have one). Time: 12:45 – 13:45, Aqua Aerobics - An Aerobic workout to music in the water which includes the use of woggles and dumbbells. The office at Millfield House is currently closed to visitors due to the lockdown, but Ruth and Diane are working there so do call them (020 8807 2076) if you cannot renew your membership by post or online. The regular E-news will arrive soon. Health wise, these will improve the efficiency of the cardio-vascular system, help to lower blood pressure, reduce weight and help with the prevention of diabetes as well as strengthening bones and muscles. Edmonton Leisure Centre, 2 The Broadway, Edmonton N9 0TR. 15:00 – 15:45 Zumba Gold, Studio It is a great way to meet new people as well as taking the chance to try out new activities – or get back to old ones you used to enjoy. Or ask a friend / neighbour to check our website for you. With this card they will get a discount of 30%, so paying £5.60 for a swim/gym session/ class instead of £8. Time: 11:00 11:45. Gym, pool, 2 classes a week. Daytime, Individual DD, Centre Only. – Southbury Leisure Centre, 192 Southbury Road, Enfield, EN1 1YP. This ‘group bonding’ provides excellent social support for people who live alone and encourages regular participation. Please stay tuned for more information, we will be in touch as soon we have an update for you. She talked about pensions and the threat to the triple lock: Deborah McBeal, Director of Integration at Enfield at the North Central London Clinical Commissioning Group. Time: 14:30 - 15:30, Get Walking get Talking - This is a friendly fun walking group taking place in town and country parks. Most of the borough’s leisure centres run by Fusion are open, though with limited hours and classes. St Aldhelms Church Hall, Windmill Road, London N18 1PA. Time: 10:15 – 11:15. Meanwhile, here is the agenda: All members should have received, or be about to receive, eNews issue 296 covering a wide range of health issues such as the NHS reorganisation, Covid and how it affects services. Time: 13:45 – 14:30, Senior Circuits: a fun circuit class with party music incorporating both aerobic and resistance work using equipment such as dumbbells, barbells, steps and mats. Helping older people lead happier, healthier lives. The Number 1 option above will cost £385. 09:00 – 16:00 Table tennis, Sports Hall 12:00 – 16:00 Swim, Steam and Sauna, www.fusion-lifestyle.com Or contact : Dominic Hall, Sport and Community Development Officer, North London at dominic.hall@fusion-lifestyle.com, https://new.enfield.gov.uk/news-and-events/enfield-council-holds-fusion-lifestyle-to-account/. Time: 11:05 - 12:00. What provision are you making for people who are unable to access online booking facilities? (* some people were paying a different amount for off-peak access or other reduced access). Fusion no longer takes cash. As with all forms of exercise, there are many benefits to be gained by signing up to one or more of the classes. 12:00 – 12:45 Zumba Gold, Sports Hall 14:45 – 15:30 Aqua, Pool Added to this, there is the extra bonus of making new friends through the social interaction that comes with each class. (By the way, by playing this YouTube video, you are accepting YouTube cookies!). St Aldhelms Church Hall, Windmill Road, London N18 1PA. The following links are to the speakers’ notes and slide shows. We are investigating the possibility of holding it online as well as looking at new dates later in the year. 10.45pm – 11.45pm Soca dance St Aldhelms Church Hall, Windmill Road, London N18 1PA. See the latest news here. Gym and Swim DD Centre Only, £34 per month or £64.60 per couple. 11:45 – 12:40 Yoga, Studio In the week that celebrated International Older Peoples’ Day, in conjunction with the Enfield Older People Partnership Board, we staged our first Zoom webinar, on changes that will affect the lives of older people in Enfield. 12.30pm – 3pm Badminton/ Short tennis/table tennis/pickle ball Gym available 9 – 4 and swim sauna and steam subject to opening times. This class varies from week to week challenging the participants with different exercises. All Fusion annual memberships were frozen at the end of March and re-activated in mid-August when we re-opened. Are members of the Over 50s Forum still entitled to concessions? Anytime Individual DD All Enfield Centres, £45 per month or £85.50 per couple. This means access to only one centre Mon-Fri 10am – 4pm. For others buying an annual pass, Fusion is currently offering a 12 months for the price of 11 deal. On Monday 2 March, it was Enfield’s turn. We have taken guidance from UK Active (the leisure industry organisation) and central government to ensure that we following rules and regulations around social distancing and being Covid Secure. Get Walking Get Talking Whitewebbs Walk -This is a friendly fun walking group taking place in town and country parks. Annual membership is £390 instead of £506 and there are even cheaper annual/monthly offers if you are able to visit the centres during off-peak hours. Winchmore Hill. 11:30 – 12:30 Total workout, Studio 13:30 – 14:25 Pilates, Studio But there are no Over 50s Days or special classes.Check the Fusion website for the most up to date information or visit your local centre. The classes include Senior Circuits, Pilates, Aqua Aerobics, Line Dancing, Aerobics, Get Walking, Get Talking, Nifty 50’s, Walk in the Park, Zumba Gold, 50+ Gentle Activities, Dance and Tone and Fit Steps. Then you are eligible for discounts which in most cases means half price for swims/sauna, using the gym and talking part in classes and other activities. All people who were paying monthly direct debits were sent an email at the start of the lock-down offering them three options:1) to cancel their direct debit immediately2) to pay a reduced rate of £10 a month in order to access the online classes and to ensure that when the centres opened again they would retain their existing terms and conditions 3) to opt for a free freeze (£0 a month) which protected their membership and benefits but would be subject to a price increase. Time: 12:30 - 13:30, Line Dancing for Beginners - A fun workout to country music for all you Hill Billy Rockers! We are working with Enfield Council to look at the options for a phased return of leisure centre provision, but we do not expect all activities at all facilities to resume immediately. We are still awaiting an answer from Fusion. Enfield Over 50's Community: Home Meetings Local History Social Events Gallery Newletters Cineworld Volunteering External Links Membership Form Contact Welcome to our Community Website. Some of our classes are an hour and a half, this gives people the opportunity to socialise at the end, when refreshments are served. St Aldhelms Church Hall, Windmill Road, London N18 1PA. All exercise participants get their first class free and after that there is a charge of £4 per class. 13:20 – 14:15 Tai Chi, Studio Active Enfield organises a range of fun and engaging sport, dance and health activities all year round for Young People, adults and Over 50s in North London. 10:30 – 11:25 Aerobics, Studio 09:00 – 16:00 Swim, Steam and Sauna 11:30 – 12:25 Bokwa, Studio See our news item. What happens when Forum members’ annual pass runs out? 10:00 – 16:00 Badminton, Sports Hall Time: 10:00 - 10:45, Get Walking get Talking - This is a friendly fun walking group taking place in town and country parks. Company number 3352062. Bindi Nagra, Director of Health & Adult Social Care, on the changes affecting social care in the borough. 12:30 – 13:25 Aerobics, Activity room Our sporting and physical activity courses are both affordable and accessible; delivered across venues and spaces as diverse as schools, community centres, leisure centres and parks. Enfield Council press release about reopening of Fusion Leisure Centres, 11 August 2020. https://new.enfield.gov.uk/news-and-events/enfield-council-holds-fusion-lifestyle-to-account/. 13:00 – 16:00 Table tennis, Sports Hall 15:00 – 15:55 Aqua fit, Main pool Then they should go into that centre, show their Over 50s Forum membership card and renew or buy their annual concession card. Our president Monty Meth discusses why lobbying is important and there is an update from Fusion Leisure about the re-opening of its centres in Enfield. Why not take the plunge!Southbury Leisure Centre, 192 Southbury Road, Enfield, EN1 1YP. So members can use the gym every day if there is space available. Enfield, Over 50s Community. Age UK Enfield, John Jackson Library, 35 Agricola Place, Bush Hill Park, EN1 1DW. We will update this page again as soon as Fusion sends us the information we have urgently requested. St Andrews, Silver Street, Enfield, EN1 3EG. All of our exercise teachers have been specially selected to motivate the groups, enable people to participate at their own level of ability, and make the groups fun. The Forum is open to all over 50s in the Borough of Enfield and its members are drawn from the rich and diverse ethnic mix of Enfield multicultural population. Park - Meeting Point - The Cafe, Beggars Hollow, off Clay Hill EN2 9JW. Use this link to register. We need people to go to www.fusion-leisure.com , select a preferred centre and register with their name and address etc. You need to call or go into your local centre and ask to talk to the manager. As we get nearer to the 24th, we will post further information on how the webinar will be run. St Alphege Church Hall, Rossdale Drive, London N9 7LG. To find out more about this campaign and ways you can support, click here. 10:15 – 11:00 Easy Line, Sports Hall Team Fusionhttps://www.fusion-lifestyle.com/. The leisure centres are open but with limited hours/ facilities /classes for now. Unfortunately, by its very nature, an Over 50s Day involves people gathering and socialising as well as exercising, so it does not meet Government guidelines. 10:30 – 11:30 Gym Circuit, Fitness Suite Albany — Tuesday and ThursdayEdmonton — Monday and FridaySouthbury — Tuesday and WednesdaySouthgate — Tuesday and Friday. Time: 10:30 - 11:30, Aqua Aerobics - An Aerobic workout to music in the water which includes the use of woggles and dumbbells. The good news is that swimming at Southgate has now also opened. Members can book further visits (on top of the three they have already had in a week) for the gym. 13.00 – 15.00 Short Tennis But there are no Over 50s Days or special classes.