21 12, 2023

Our End of Year Parties!

By |December 21st, 2023|0 Comments

Last week we had our end of year parties with our Stronger for Longer Over 65s group and Down Syndrome Football Team.

The Over 65s group enjoyed a fantastic lunch provided by Sam’s Grill and a festive quiz, plus a musical performance by our very own group member Eddie!

Our Down Syndrome Football Team’s Party was filled […]

19 12, 2023

Christmas Holiday Closures

By |December 19th, 2023|0 Comments

The centre will close on Sunday 24th December for the Christmas Holidays.

We will re-open on Friday 29th December 9am-6pm and Saturday 30th December 9am – 4pm.


The centre will then close Sunday 31st December and Monday 1st January for New Year.

We will re-open on Tuesday 2nd January from 9am as normal.


From all the staff at Hanwood […]

30 11, 2023

Down Syndrome Football Team on BBC News!

By |November 30th, 2023|0 Comments


Our Down Syndrome Football Team were featured on BBC News!


The clip showcases their fantastic skills while training at Hanwood, but also from their recent trip to Windsor Park where they trained in front of a packed stadium during half-time at the Mens Northern Ireland v San Marino match.


We cannot thank the kids, coaches, parents & […]

24 08, 2023

Older and Active Summer Scheme 2023

By |August 24th, 2023|0 Comments

We had a fantastic week of summer activities with our Over 65s group!

Special thanks to Chris & Norman for their hard work,

Sam’s Grill for the delicious lunches,

& Belfast Harbour and the Community awards for making it all possible.

Looking forward to next year already!


Older & Active classes – Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday at […]

22 06, 2023

TNL Community Fund – Thank you!

By |June 22nd, 2023|0 Comments

We would like to express our gratitude to The National Lottery Community Fund for their support towards our physical activity programmes.

Both our Older fitness group and our Down Syndrome Football Group will benefit from this generosity. Keep an eye on our social media pages for updates!

Made possible by National Lottery players


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4 01, 2023

New Older & Active Classes!

By |January 4th, 2023|0 Comments

Brand new year, Brand new Older & Active classes!


Our Older and Active classes have a brand new schedule, more weekly classes, with something for everyones needs!


Monday Mobility

Monday’s classes will focus on maintaining and improving mobility through lighter weights and working on a range of motion. The aim of these classes will be to create pain-free […]

14 12, 2022

Down Syndrome Football Christmas Party 2022

By |December 14th, 2022|0 Comments

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!


On Friday our little team of superstars were feeling the festive cheer as they enjoyed their Christmas party with a surprise visit from the big man himself and his special helper!


A massive thank you to Jordan’s Gift, McDonalds Dundonald and Percys Ice Cream for making this possible – […]

8 12, 2022

Christmas Closure Notice

By |December 8th, 2022|0 Comments

The centre will close at 2pm on Friday 23rd December for the Christmas Holidays and will re-open as normal on Tuesday 3rd January 2023.From everyone at Hanwood Centre, we wish you all a very Merry Christmas and we look forward to seeing you all in the New Year!

14 09, 2022

Meeting Rooms and Studio for Hire

By |September 14th, 2022|0 Comments

Hanwood Centre offers various meeting rooms which are available for hire all year round!

Rooms available for hire:

Our Viewing Lounge can seat up to 20 people and has a fantastic view of our 3G pitch. Flipchart available.
Meeting Room 2 can seat up to 20 people. Projector and whiteboard included.
Our Studio is a fantastic […]

1 09, 2022

New Fitness Classes at Hanwood!

By |September 1st, 2022|0 Comments

From Monday 5th September we have a new Class Timetable!

We have all the familiar favourites plus 4 NEW classes too!

Pilates with Susan
Box Fit with Dawn – high intensity workout to increase stamina and strength
Bums & Tums with Maggie – tone and firm legs, bum & core
Yoga with Nidhi – Vinyasa Flow […]