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.

Swimming lessons

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.

Public Swimming

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 11.45-12.30pm Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim
Sunday 12.45-1.30pm Lanes. Slow/Medium/Fast and Household Swim
Sunday 2.00-6.00pm Sunday 2.00-6.00pm

The pool is also used for lessons, classes, lane swimming, ladies only sessions and schools and galas at other times.

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