Grand Opening in Romford

Ribbon cutting marks the Grand opening of the NEW Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre

Working for The Enquirer Series Newspaper based in Billericay, Essex. I get access to some amazing places with the Grand opening in Romford of the new Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre in Romford is one of them.

Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre

The Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre on the morning of the official opening

Grand opening in Romford

I was the only Press Photographer on the Mayor of Havering, Councillors and invited guests official tour of the new Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre in Romford, Essex.

Project Manager Speaking

Project Manager Jim Whitworth Speaking

As we were guided around the different levels of the magnificent building which is the Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre. Jim Whitworth, who was the Project Manager, explains some of the challenges they had to over come while building this centre.

Mayor in full robes tries the new cross-trainer

Mayor of Havering, Linda Van den Hende wearing her robe and chains loved the new cross trainer Cllr. Roger Ramsey wasn’t as keen trying out the cross trainers at the grand opening in Romford.

Mayor Cllr Linda Van den Hende tried out the cross trainer

Mayor Linda Van den Hende on a cross-trainer.

Here is a small selection of my photographs from the grand opening in romford of Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre in Western Road, Romford.

I was joined by the the photographer Ellie Hoskins from the Romford Recorder for the ribbon cutting.

Havering Mayor cuts the ribbon

Official ribbon cutting

Read the article in The Enquirer Newspaper Here

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