OAPs Get Star Treatment at Daventry Leisure Centre - Rugby and Daventry Radio Station Midlands UK            

OAPs Get Star Treatment at Daventry Leisure Centre

Written by on June 12, 2019

Article Published on Wednesday June 12, 2019 10:00 PM by


OAPs Get Star Treatment at Daventry Leisure Centre


Report by Steve Edwards

After the café at the Everyone Active Leisure Centre closed recently, some customers have taken to bringing their own snacks and drinks rather than pay the increased cost to use the replacement coffee machine . 

A group of pensioners who regularly use the centre for indoor tennis have been doing just that but this week the plan went wrong and there was not enough hot water to go around. A cup of hot water in the vending machine costs £2.40 so the group approached staff member Tom Herbert and cheekily asked if he could put the kettle on for them.

“We were only half joking” said Braunstone resident Annie Rogers, “But we were really surprised when he said that wouldn’t be a problem”. Annie’s husband Dave Rogers said, “It’s bad enough that we’re all saving up for our next television licence but a round of coffees would cost us £24!”

When fresh hot water arrived, the group gave Tom a round of applause to which he responded, “Feel free to ask anytime, it’s always a pleasure.” Game, set and match to Everyone Active!

Image copyright: Steve Edwards

Total Page Visits: 277 - Today Page Visits: 1
OAPs Get Star Treatment at Daventry Leisure Centre
Photo of OAPs Get Star Treatment at Daventry Leisure Centre | All Text and Images are the Copyright property of unless otherwise stated above. Where the Copyright ownership does not sit with the text and images are used under the creative commons and fair use frameworks with the relevant credits offered.

More: Daventry News | Rugby News | National and International News

Join Our Crimewatch and Community Pages:
Crimewatch and Community Pages
Looking for a Supplier, Service or Shop Locally? Visit Our FREE Directory!
Daventry Business Directory
Advert
Mobile Disco



 Welcome to the Daventry Radio Player. Click on the play button (Triangle) to listen to Daventry Radio
Messenger icon
Send message via your Messenger App