The Outdoor Pool will open Saturday 27th May from 9am -6pm. Please note that all swimmers under the age of 8 must be accompanied in the water at all times by a responsible adult aged 16 years or above.
Hood Park Outdoor pool set to open 27 May
The opening of one of the UK’s last remaining outdoor pools at Hood Park Leisure Centre has just been announced and will see the pool opening on Saturday 27 May at 9am.
If you are looking for something exciting to do with your friends or on your own over the bank holiday weekend then why not come along and join in all the fun. The pool will open at 9am with rafts and floats in the pool from 11am and the poolside BBQ being lit at 12noon.
If the sun’s shining then don’t forget to bring your sun tan cream with you as the patio areas around the pool are a great sun trap to top up your tan!
Admission on the opening day costs only just £1 and if you are a member of the Club Activ8 scheme then don’t forget that you can use your Activ8 points to pay!
If you want a party with a difference then why not book the outdoor pool? Parties are available most nights of the week throughout the season. Prices start from £160 and you can add BBQ’s and the inflatable to that at an additional price.
Find out more about the pool opening times by downloading a copy of the pool programme:
Outdoor Pool Programme (PDF Document, 2.07 Mb)
Please be aware that the outdoor teaching pool will not open until the start of the school summer holidays.
Outdoor Pool Swim Lane Trials
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity Following requests from current swimmers, Hood Park Leisure Centre are undertaking an early morning lane swimming trial in the outdoor pool.
The trial will take place from 8-10am on Tuesdays and Fridays on:
- 6 and 9 June
- 13 and 16 June
- 20 and 23 June.
Lane swimming is only available for swimmers aged 16 and over.
Please be aware that the indoor pool programme will be unaltered for the period of this trial.
Pool Party Bookings Now Being Taken
With the opening of the outdoor pool only three months off, bookings are now being taken for parties.
Parties are available from Friday 2 June until Sunday 3 September:
- Term Time - Monday to Wednesday and Friday to Sunday 6.15-8.45pm
- School Holidays - Tuesday and Friday, Saturday and Sunday 6.15-8.45pm
The price of a pool party starts from £160 and this includes lifeguards.
If you want to make your party a bit more special, why not add a BBQ for an extra £25 or BBQ and pool inflatable for £40!
Please be aware that places are limited to 50 attendees on an inflatable party and attendees must be aged 8-14 years old. For more information or to check a date, please email email@example.com
Last updated: Fri 26 May, 2017 @ 16:57