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Manchester group pools resources with Newcastle

TRUSTEES of a disused Turkish Baths in Manchester have travelled to Newcastle to meet the team behind the resurrection of the City Pool and Turkish Baths. Fusion Lifestyle will begin work on a £5m redevelopment in early 2017 after drawing up impressive plans to breathe new life into the building and gaining planning permission earlier […]

Newcastle City Pool’s hidden history

What do boxing, be-bopping and a bank robbery have in common? Believe it or not, they are all activities which have been linked to the historic Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths. Fusion Lifestyle, the charity behind a £5m redevelopment of the popular venue, has been discovering the weird and wonderful stories – including a […]

Plans for City Pool and Turkish Baths approved

PLANS to reopen Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths have entered an exciting new phase with the granting of planning permission and listed building consent. Newcastle City Council gave the go-ahead for work to begin on transforming the Grade II listed building into a leisure destination for the 21st century. The £5 million redevelopment by […]

Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Bath’s new look revealed

Fusion Lifestyle, the charity behind the redevelopment of Newcastle City Pool and Turkish Baths has officially unveiled how the proposed £5 million development will look once the refurbishment is complete. A series of new CGIs of the site were officially launched at an event to mark the start of a six week public consultation. The […]