Based in Ness, in the Isle of Lewis, Spòrsnis features a large multi-purpose hall, fitness suite and sauna, soft-play area and community learning and resource areas. It also boasts the only 10-pin bowling alley in the Western Isles.
The facility currently operates 6 days a week from 9.00am to 10.00pm.
School prizing on Thursday. The 'drapes' are going up in the hall tomorrow and staying up until after the wedding on the 7th. Sorry, no football for a while, play badminton etc. ... See MoreSee Less
Also a good day for putting up gates / fence. Should be finished tomorrow. No razor wire or topped with glass but at least a barrier. ... See MoreSee Less
Natwest Island Games - a good day for us
Borve ( Beth and Mary) 2 v 0 Isle of Man
Gold for Kara Hanlon 50m breastroke ( coach DR ) ... See MoreSee Less
very busy day. Isla"s 5th birthday, Garrabost Sunday School, Diane"s hen party and Lindsey"s 10th birthday. Tonight is the last youth club until August. ... See MoreSee Less
Last kids club tomorrow at 10.00am. We will miss Micheil and Katie whose chartered plane to Gotland leaves at 10.15am. Best wishes to them and all the Western Isles team. ... See MoreSee Less
Shame about the Gala day being cancelled due to the bad forecast but we look forward to the new date when it will be just as good. ... See MoreSee Less
We had a high up cleaning day to smarten the place up for the forthcoming wedding. A big thanks to Simon for erecting the scaffolding. Micheil and Alastair sat their Level 1 scaffolding test. Alastair may have to resit. ... See MoreSee Less
Toddler bikes 11.00am,
Football 3.30 P1-3
Football P4 + 5pm is in Sporsnis today, not pitch ... See MoreSee Less
There was a display of bicycles to suit all kinds of disability in town today. We will definitely look into the possibility of buying one so that any users can take out on the road or within. The most popular kind is a 2 seater side by side for use from 8yr ( the other driver will be older). Not just for youngsters of course. £3.5k for one , we will look to the community and organisations who may be able to assist us. ... See MoreSee Less
The Mystery of the missing pink trainers has been solved. After several futile searches of the Softplay area by staff we are indebted to Maeve and her three charges who found the missing items. ... See MoreSee Less
Badminton at 6.00pm. Next week is the last.
Netball on tomorrow, last one.
Football Friday 3.30 last one . ... See MoreSee Less
Blackhouse tour today. Lady from Liverpool with Ness connections was thrilled when I pointed out 'Arthur's' house, ( Taigh D'll Iain a ' Ghladstoin), she told us that her great grandfather had built the house and she was well acquainted with the house when she was younger. Thanks to Murdo Beag for coming at the last minute with the minibus to accommodate the numbers. ... See MoreSee Less
Rugby today 3.30. Athletics is finished until August.
Badminton, Netball and Football all on this week.
Lady in this morning hoping to start some dance / exercise classes soon, look out for details. She is wondering about the best times e.g. During the day or evening, feedback welcome. ... See MoreSee Less
Chair Aerobics is still on Mondays at 11.00am but not thursdays ... See MoreSee Less
As well as football in town today some of our youngsters are running in Inverness in an under 12 event for SRAC . Iain, Megan, Amy, Charlie and probably others, please add if missed out. ... See MoreSee Less
Football tomorrow in town. A decision will be made at 10.00am whether it goes ahead or not because of the bad forecast. We will inform parents as soon as we know. ... See MoreSee Less
Kids club tomorrow as usual at 10.00am. Only two left before the holidays. We will try and make them good ones. ... See MoreSee Less
Football as usual this afternoon - preparing for the under 9, under 11 tournament in town tomorrow. Older ones at 5pm at the pitch.
Under 9 12.45- 1.45pm
Under 11 2.00-3.15pm
We are pleased that parents are providing the transport but if anyone wishes a lift Alastair is leaving Sporsnis at 11.45am. ... See MoreSee Less
Mother and toddler bikes etc tomorrow at 11.00am.
One of the mothers has asked us to say, please come and share the birthday cake on her daughters special day. ... See MoreSee Less
Membership - we are being honest here. To access all funding grants we need a minimum of 200 members. In order to achieve this (quickly we hope) we are offering memberships of £2 per year for adults, £1 for under 16's or £5 for the whole family. What do you get for this , apart from free parking and free toilets, not much but every month we will randomly select a winner for free family bowling. Those who pay gym membership are already members. Very brief forms are at reception, please complete. Soon we hope it can be done online. ... See MoreSee Less
The Blackhouse Tour tour, today, guests from Scotland, England and France. Tuesdays at 2.00pm but availability of guide permitting can be anytime. At present there is scaffolding on both of Fin's houses. All those on the tour receive our new printed leaflets, produced with financial assistance from the 'Urras'. ... See MoreSee Less
We think winning medals at national competitions deserves a special mention.
At the Scottish Schools Athletics Champs in Grangemouth last weekend, Gemma MacRitchie won two bronze medals
200m and 75m hurdles, very well done. ... See MoreSee Less
Football this Saturday for under 9's and under 11's on the Astro turf in town. Players and parents will be informed before then.
U- 9 12.45 - 1.45pm
U-11 2.00 - 3.15pm ... See MoreSee Less
Fios is a fortnightly local newspaper published by Spòrsnis Ltd. Aiming to cover topics of interest to the community all articles are researched, written and produced entirely within the Galson Estate on the Isle of Lewis.
Please feel free to get in touch with us by using the following details below:
Phone: 01851 810039
Address: Spòrsnis, Lionel, HS2 0XB