The Richard Dunn Sports Centre, which opened on May 14, 1978, was heralded as one if the biggest and most exciting complexes in the North.

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On July 9, 1985 a spectacular duo-flumed slide was opened by the city’s Lord Mayor. The first of its type in the country to be built entirely under cover.