Athlete or beginner – our swimming pools are perfect
There are three pools available at Holywell Leisure Centre, a standard six lane 25m length pool (28°c). Two small pools, both 6m by 6m, these baby and splash pools are maintained at 30°c.
There are individual and family changing areas and changing room for those with a disability. Visit the ‘Changing Places’ website for more information. There is a visitors viewing gallery alongside the main pool.
Junior swimming lessons are held after school between 3.45pm to 6.15pm for four-year olds upwards, these are extremely popular classes held in ten-week block sessions costing £50.These lessons need to be pre-booked.
We also hold daytime classes for three-year olds.
The Centre also hosts Holywell Swimming Club and for babies Puddleducks, see Club section.
Temporary Covid Safety guidelines: Public swimming, Classes and Swimming Club sessions. Please come ready changed. Public sessions are Lane sessions in the main pool with Household sessions in the small pools. Remember to pre-book your sessions in advance.
IMPORTANT – Please see our phased reopening times from 3rd May 2021.
Please come ready changed. Public sessions are now Lane sessions in the main pool with Household sessions in the small pools. Please book in advance.
|Morning / Afternoon||Evening|
|Monday 8.15-9.00am||Aqua Aerobics|
|Monday 9.15-10.00am||Aqua Aerobics|
|Monday 11.30-2.00pm||PuddleDucks Parent and baby session|
|Monday 3.45-5.45pm||Junior Swimming Lessons|
|Monday 6.15-8.15pm||Swimming Club|
|Monday 8.30-9.15pm||Ladies only swimming|
|Tuesday 8.30-9.15am||Over 50’s and Free over 60’s swimming|
|Tuesday 9.30-10.15am||Over 50’s and Free over 60’s swimming|
|Tuesday 10.30-11.30am||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Tuesday 3.45-5.45pm||Junior Swimming Lessons|
|Tuesday 6.30-7.15pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Tuesday 7.30-8.15pm||Aqua Jog|
|Tuesday 8.30-9.15pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast|
|Wednesday 8.15-9.00am||Aqua Jog|
|Wednesday 9.15-10.00am||Aqua Jog|
|Wednesday 3.45-5.45pm||Swimming Club|
|Wednesday 6.15-7.45pm||Swimming Club|
|Thursday 8.30-9.15am||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast|
|Thursday 9.30-10.15am||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Thursday 2.30-3.15pm||Aqua Mix|
|Thursday 3.45-5.45pm||Junior Swimming Lessons|
|Thursday 6.30-7.15pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Thursday 7.30-8.30pm||Swimming Club|
|Thursday 8.45-9.30pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast|
|Friday 8.45-9.30am||Aqua Aerobics|
|Friday 9.45-10.30am||Aqua Aerobics|
|Friday 3.45-5.45pm||Junior Swimming Lessons|
|Friday 6.15-7.15pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Friday 7.30-9.00pm||Swimming Club|
|Saturday 9.00-10.30||Junior Swimming Lessons|
|Saturday 10.45-11.30am||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Saturday 11.45-12.30pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Saturday 12.45-1.30pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Sunday 9.00-10.15am||Junior Swimming Lessons|
|Sunday 10.30-11.15am||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Sunday 11.30-12.15pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Sunday 12.30-1.15pm||Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim|
|Sunday 2.00-4.00pm||Swimming Club|
The pool is also used for lessons, classes, lane swimming, ladies only sessions and schools and galas at other times.