Get off the couch

COUCH potatoes in Morpeth have been offered a kick-start into fitness with a free gym pass.

Riverside Leisure Centre is offering a free one-day pass, including access to the swimming pool, gym classes and all gym facilities, as part of National Fitness Week.

Contract Manager John Dyson said: “This is the perfect opportunity for people within the community to come down to Riverside Leisure Centre and make the most of our fantastic facilities, and not only enjoy the benefits of exercise during National Fitness Week, but hopefully on a regular basis.”

The offer is open until Wednesday, March 31. For details or to sign up call 01670 514665.