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FUNDA expand into the Leisure Box a multi million pound facility

14 Nov 2022 –– Community
Keiran Fletcher (FUNDA) and Dr Sara Ward (BFC In The Community) Bertie Bee, Bella and FUNDA mascots celebrate the announcement of FUNDA LAND at the Leisure Box.

Local award winning business FUNDA is teaming up with Burnley FC In The Community at the Leisure Box, a multi million pound sports and community leisure facility. FUNDA is recognised as one of the North West most exciting companies and currently provides Holiday Camps, Childcare, Nursery, School Provision and Physical Education PE Curriculum to empower, educate, motivate and inspire children to get active for a lifetime, have fun and reach their full potential.

FUNDA are adding another string to their bow with the opening of “FUNDA LAND”, an Indoor Soft Play, Children's Activities, Birthday Parties, Bumper Carz, Lazer Zone, Entertainment, Childcare Crèche, Cafe & Fitness Gym for children 0-12, carers, childminders, nursery/primary schools including SEND.

The former warehouse at Northlight Mill has been transformed into a state of the art, 133,00 square foot leisure facility. The impressive, regional and national award winning, complex offers a 3G outdoor 7 a side pitch, indoor 4G, badminton, table tennis, pickle ball and state of the art cricket facilities. Additionally the Leisure Box also boasts the largest Clip and Climb in East Lancashire.

FUNDA LAND is a comprehensive model that hosts Active Learning, Enriching Children’s Activities, Games, Themed Birthday Parties, Childcare, Bumper Carz, Childcare Crèche, Fitness and Leisure for the whole family.

Children will be able to enjoy new additions to the facilities which will include an extended Indoor Soft Play Area, Football, Archery, Fencing, FUNDA Bumper Carz and an exclusive indoor FUNDA Lazer Zone development designed by FUNDA that is the first of its kind here in the UK and across Europe.

Customers can take advantage of the FUNDA Cafe, Childcare Crèche, workout in the FUNDA Gym, breakaway, work on site taking advantage of our business workspace, visit local shopping centre Pendle Village Mill, or book one of the many onsite sporting activities that the Leisure Box has to offer.

Kieran Fletcher, award winning entrepreneur and founder of FUNDA, commented: “I’m excited to get going with our expansion and the vision for FUNDA LAND. We’ll be supporting families and empowering children’s lives with our new offering here at the Leisure Box. Burnley FC In The Community have been so supportive of my FUNDA plans and all our team are excited to empower children’s lives providing the ultimate attraction here in Lancashire guaranteed to boost children’s physical, emotional, social and mental wellbeing.

Families and schools are already FUNDA fans through our popular School Provision, Wraparound Childcare and Holiday Camps, so we’re in a good position to progress, expand and launch FUNDA LAND”.

Dr Sara Ward, the Chief Executive of Burnley FC In The Community, has also shared her excitement for the upcoming partnership with FUNDA. Speaking recently at The Leisure Box she said: “This facility really is outstanding, and now we’re fully open without restrictions it’s time to put The Leisure Box on the map. We’ve partnered with FUNDA so they can develop the current Indoor Soft Play, Gym, and former Dance studio with the childcare expertise FUNDA brings. Kieran the founder of FUNDA has some really exciting plans and I’m sure FUNDA will be a fantastic partner for Burnley FC In The Community”.

FUNDA LAND is also excited to host enrichment visits for schools, nurseries and childminder’s alongside professional development opportunities. Kieran said: “We also have plans to launch a Paediatric Physiotherapy, SEND and NHS referals hub to support children and young peoples physical, emotional, social, nutrition and mental health, this is a real passion of mine. We will also be enhancing our FUNDA birthday parties here as they are always the best parties in town”.

FUNDA Land is scheduled to open in early December 2022 with bookings becoming available soon Additionally the Leisure Box facilities can be seen and booked online here: