BATHURST POOL SPLASH NEWS!! - We are getting ready for our 2017 Summer Season!
We have been working hard improving things behind the scenes. We look forward to welcoming you all to the pool when we open in the next few weeks!!
Serious Swim Club recommences on Monday 1st May:
Opening times daily: 10 - 12 noon and 6 - 7pm (7.30pm on Wednesdays)
Public Swimming Sessions recommence from Saturday 27th May:
Opening times daily: 12 noon - 6pm
Please note: Prices have been maintained for another year. There is no charge for under 3's. Children under 16 pay £2 entry. Entry for adults costs £3. There are no concessions for spectators, students or senior citizens.
Please check our Facebook Page for more up to the moment information about the pool. We will still answer any of your queries during our 'shut down' period. Even if you haven't signed up to Facebook, you can still look at our Facebook Page. Click here Facebook Page.
2016 was our best season ever! We hope that this summer season will be even better and look forward to your continued support. Let's keep this magnificent local facility thriving!!
We hope to run our Bathurst Mile swim this year and are looking for a sponsor. Would you like to sponsor the event? Please contact Bob Berryman for further details. We also hope to run several night swim sessions.
We will still gladly accept cheques made payable to 'Friends of Bathurst Pool'. Please send cheques to: 77 High Street, Aylburton, Lydney, Glos. GL15 6DE. NEW: You can also donate to our cause via our 'Click HERE' link below or our Donate Now button on our Facebook Page.
Welcome to Bathurst Pool
Given as a present to the 'inhabitants of Lydney and Aylburton' by the Bathurst family in 1920, Bathurst Swimming Pool in Lydney is considered to be one of Gloucestershire's best kept secrets.
This 38 metre outdoor pool in the Forest of Dean is run by volunteers and open for at least ten weeks during the summer each year. Costing £3.00 for adults (including Spectators, OAPs and Students) and £2.00 for children (Under 16). Under 3's entry is free. We are open at other times depending on the weather, details on the hours or contact us links.
Serious Swim Club Recommences 1st May 2017. Please note that this session is for length swimming and is non-lifeguarded. Please pay and fill out a disclaimer from the 1st May.
Silver Membership: £35 (10 - 12 noon and 6 - 7.00 pm daily and 7.30pm on Wednesdays)
Gold Membership: £50 (Daily entry 10 - 7.00 pm and 7.30pm on Wednesdays) Includes entry to our public sessions.
One off swims are at the discretion of the management and on busy days members have priority.
Public Sessions recommence from Saturday 27th May at 12 noon.
Bring your friends and family down for a great day out! We look forward to seeing all of you during the summer season.
Our very reasonable entry fees have been maintained for another year. Please note that the public session is weather dependent.
Our pool is a lovely place to spend time at. Have you ever wanted to have more exclusive use of our fabulous facilities for a pool party or a swimming event? Please contact us for further information about Pool Hire.
*** Photographic Exhibition from (Monday 1st May - 26th May 2017) ****
BATHURST BATHING BELLES DISPLAYED IN THEIR PREFERRED CHANGING CUBICLES
A photographic study about some of the ladies that swim at the pool. A Channel swimmer, bell ringer, beekeeper and belly dancers are just some of the characters united in water, here at the pool.
The exhibition supports the newly published book - 'Bathurst Bathing Belles' by Amanda Harwood.
Please do come and have a look.
Exhibition Entry and Opening Times: Donations to the pool. 10 - 12 noon daily and extended hours at weekends in May.
We will be publishing Night Swim dates later in the season. keep up to date with what's happening at the pool by liking and following Bathurst Pool on Facebook.
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