top 100 fastest growing businesses in the UK's inner city at the
third annual Inner City 100 Index.
chancellor Gordon Brown marked a turning point in understanding the
economic potential in the UK's distressed urban areas, revealing how
innovative entrepreneurs and local workforces are leading the
regeneration of Britain's inner cities.
The Mr Brown said: 'The Inner City 100 is helping to create a more
dynamic, innovative and enterprising Britain. For far too long,
the image of enterprise in this country has been of a closed circle
with millions left out'.
GLL has successfully demonstrated over the years that fast growth and
sound financial management are highly compatible with social and
GLL is committed to its social enterprise principles. This commitment
ensures that social responsibility and public benefit are an integral
part of GLL business activities.
Our aims is to provide a five star service at a three star price,
ensuring that high quality facilities are accessible to everyone within
the local community.
Mark Sesnan, managing director of GLL, said: 'This award is very
important to the us. We have achieved significant growth in the last
ten years and will continue to do so in the future. The award marks our
commitment to our customers and our staff. We hope we continue to grow
at this pace and continue achieving this award for many years to come'.
GLL is an employee owned society that exists for the benefit of the community.
Based on charitable objectives, GLL is a non-profit distributing organisation,
which manages more than thirty public leisure centres within the M25
area in partnership with five London boroughs and Epsom & Ewell BC.