Swimming pool

Our excellent swimming facilities are available to the public for recreational and lane swimming. We also offer swimming lessons for children and adults.

Pool refurbishment update

Please note the latest information below following the recent swimming pool refurbishment works:

  • The standard swimming pool timetable will resume from Monday 30 January.
  • Due to supply chain issues, works are still ongoing in the changing areas and the re-opening date will be confirmed in due course.
  • Please continue to arrive swim-ready for sessions and lessons and have appropriate wear for after, whether changing at poolside or walking to indoor changing areas.
  • Poolside showers will be available.
  • On re-opening of changing rooms, coin-operated lockers will remain in operation in the short-term. Updates regarding the transition to padlock-operated lockers will be provided in due course.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your ongoing patience and understanding.

Swimming pool timetable

Pool prices

Swimming pool prices

CategoryCost
Student member Free
Student non-member £4.30
Member Free
Children (under 4) Free
Children (aged 4-15) £3.80
Non-member (Concession*) £4.50
Non-member £5.70
Family (Two adults and two children) £15.50

 *Concessions include 60+, accessible users and non-member Staff

Please note we are now a cashless service and only accept payment by card

Using the swimming pool

Things you need to know before you visit the swimming pool.

On arrival

  • Entry will be via the main entrance (accessed from the main road).
  • Your student, staff or community membership card will grant you access to the building via the main reception gates.
  • If you have not received your student card yet, please report to reception for the team to record your attendance.

Other information

  • Please note we are now a cashless service and only accept payment by card.
  • Timetable will be subject to change to reflect any alterations.
  • Open to members and non-members, sessions are available in blocks with entry allowed at any point up to 45 minutes before the end of the session.

Access for under 16s

Children under four years old must be supervised at all times on a ratio of one adult to one child. The ratio can increase to one adult to two children aged 4-12 years old, pending one of the children can swim, support themselves or easily touch the pool floor with head above surface. 

Under 16s can only attend lane swimming if able to confidently swim 50m unaided.

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