An artist's impression of the new centre (Image: Bromley Council) Health & Fitness Local Authority Sport & Activities 

West Wickham Leisure Centre to get a huge £35 million makeover

The existing building, which houses the nearest pool and gym to Shirley, is 50 years old Plans to redevelop West Wickham Leisure Centre and modernise its pool and gym have been revealed by Bromley Council. The local authority, which owns and runs the centre, is set to carry out major renovation works to modernise the 50-year-old building, on Station Road. Planned improvements include a new gym with state-of-the-art fitness machines, a new 25-metre pool and a new library. A fitness studio for exercise classes and a café are also included…

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Beachfront villas at Melia Ho Tram at the Hamptons resort start at $790,000 Mixed use Restaurants & food Sport & Activities Tourism 

Vietnam’s rapid growth fuels Ho Chi Minh property boom

High-end developments spring up in City’s downtown with many aimed at international buyers On the banks of the Saigon River an enormous development is taking shape. In addition to more than 60 villas and about 3,000 apartments across 13 towers, the new project from developer Vin Homes will include an international school, exclusive shops and restaurants, and a gleaming marina. In the promotional video, a gang of friends — mostly westerners — drink a champagne toast, drive a golf ball into the sunset and sail a yacht over calm blue…

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One Centenary Way is due for completion in 2022 and will have a 440-space cycle hub Mixed use Sport & Activities 

Birmingham: ‘Paradise’ office developers to build new cycle hub

Consultation launched by council and development team into what facilities cyclists would like to see in new hub A consultation into building a new cycle hub in Birmingham city centre capable of holding more than 400 bikes has been launched. Developers behind the £700 million Paradise project are working with Birmingham City Council and Transport for West Midlands on plans to build a 440-space hub in the basement of One Centenary Way. The 13-storey office complex received planning permission in March and will be built on the site of the…

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