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Swimming Pool

 

The swimming pool is 20 metres long and 7.5 metres wide, with a depth of 0.7m at the shallowest point to 1.7m in the deep end.

In addition to serving the needs of Allestree Woodlands School during term-time, the pool also provides a range of swimming and water-based activities to the local community, particularly for babies, children, young people and senior citizens.

To keep our pool as clean as possible, all swimmers are recommended to wear swimming hats.

 

Festive Period Opening Hours

 

Day Swimming Pool Fitness and Sports Areas
Sunday 23 December 2018 Open as normal Open as normal
Monday 24 December 2018 Closed Closed
Tuesday 25 December 2018 Closed Closed
Wednesday 26 December 2018 Closed Closed
Thursday 27 December 2018 Closed 9am till 12noon
Friday 28 December 2018 Closed 9am till 12noon
Saturday 29 December 2018 Closed 9am till 12noon
Sunday 30 December 2018 Closed Closed
Monday 31 December 2018 Closed Closed
Tuesday 1 January 2019 Closed Closed
Wednesday 2 January 2019 Open as normal from 7am Open as normal from 3.30pm

 

Public Swimming Sessions

 

Day Times Session Type
Monday 7.00am till 8.30am Public Lane Swimming
  3.30pm till 4.15pm Public Lane Swimming
Tuesday 7.00am till 8.30am Public Lane Swimming
  3.30pm till 4.15pm Public Lane Swimming
  8.30pm till 9.30pm Public Lane Swimming
Wednesday 7.00am till 8.30am Public Lane Swimming
  3.30pm till 4.15pm Public Lane Swimming
  8.15pm till 9.15pm Public Lane Swimming
Thursday 7.00am till 8.30am Public Lane Swimming
  3.30pm till 4.15pm Public Lane Swimming 
Friday 7.00am till 8.30am Public Lane Swimming
Saturday 7.30am till 8.30am Public Lane Swimming
  8.30am till 9.25am Family Splash Session
  9.30am till 10.25am Family Splash Session

 

We have a range of swimming goggles, swimming hats and other accessories available from our Swimming Pool reception. Hot and Cold drinks are available in the foyer area.

 

Public Sessions Details

 

Lane Swim

Swim at your own pace in, or alongside the dedicated swimming lanes. Aimed at adults, although supervised and competent junior lane swimmers are allowed

 

Family Splash Session

Bring friends and family, and have fun with floats and toys in the splash session. Ideal for all ages and abilities.

 

Child Admission Policy

At the Pool, we have the following safety ratio for children aged 7 years and under during any public session.

 

1 responsible adult : 2 Children aged 7 years and under - Maximum

A responsible adult is defined as the child's parent/carer or a responsible person aged 16 years and over. The responsible adult must go in the water with the children in their care and must stay with them at all times.

 

Pool Programme is subject to change without notice | Normal Public sessions continue as normal during school holidays unless otherwise stated | Swimming Pool is closed during on all bank holidays for public sessions.

 

Swimming Pool Prices

 

Adult Swim £3.20
Adult Swim Pass (10 swims plus one free) £32.00
Junior Swim £2.50
Junior Swim Pass (10 swims plus one free) £25.00
Aquafit Session (45 minutes) £3.50
Pool Party (see section below for more information) £90.00


PLEASE BE AWARE THAT WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING CHEQUES AS A FORM OF PAYMENT.

 

October Holidays Pool Programme

 

Day Times Session Type
Monday 29 October 2018 12noon till 1.30pm Family Splash Session
Tuesday 30 October 2018 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session
Wednesday 31 October 2018 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session
Thursday 1 November 2018 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session
Friday 2 November 2018 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session

 

We have a range of swimming goggles, swimming hats and other accessories available from our Swimming Pool reception. Hot and Cold drinks are available in the foyer area.

 

Festive Period Pool Programme

 

Day Times Session Type
Wednesday 2 January 2019 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session
Thursday 3 January 2019 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session
Friday 4 January 2019 11am till 1.30pm Family Splash Session

 

We have a range of swimming goggles, swimming hats and other accessories available from our Swimming Pool reception. Hot and Cold drinks are available in the foyer area.

 

Swimming Lessons

 

We have a number of different swim schools using the pool for lessons. Contact them directly for prices, times and availability.

Swim School Contact Telephone Number Times
Lane 1 Swim School Ken  07969 439 037 Monday to Friday Afternoon/Evenings and Saturday Mornings
Derby Dolphins Swimming School Geoff  01332 550692 Friday Afternoon
Sharky’s Swimmers Anna  07773 720718 Sunday Morning/Afternoon
Different Strokes Swim School Sarah  07793 150129 Saturday Afternoon
Adult Swimming Lessons Alison  07528 950722 Various
Puddleducks Derbyshire (Baby/Pre-school) Cate  01332 605729
Wednesday Daytime
Waterbabies (Baby/Pre-school) Martin 01636 815567
Thursday and Friday Daytime
Waterbugs (£10 per lesson)(Baby/Pre-school) Ken  07969 439 037
Thursday morning
StreamlinED Fran 07899 661 244 Crash courses during School holidays for Trainee Swim Teachers

 

In the interest of hygiene, no outdoor shoes are permitted into the changing rooms or on poolside.

 

Splash Party in the Pool

 

Invite up to 32 people to a pool splash party.

First hour in the pool with toys and floats, second hour for food and party games in our pre-decorated party area.

Available Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays dependant on availblility 

Cost £80.00 per party. (£30 Deposit and £50 payable on the day)

Adult to Children ratio must be adhered to during splash parties - 1 Adult = 2 Children aged 7 years or younger | Deposit required at time of booking | Subject to Pool availability

We can also accommodate Sports Birthday parties in our Sports Hall or Astro Pitch, please contact an Operations Manager for more details.

 

Lifeguard (NPLQ), Swim Teaching (ASA/STA) and Pool Lifeguard Trainer Assessors (RLSS TA) Courses

 

We regularly run Lifeguard and Swim Teaching courses here at Woodlands Sport and Leisure, Please see Course tab all course dates.

 

Changing Rooms Admissions

 

Males To use this changing room: All children aged 8 years old and above must be males, All children aged 7 years old and under must be with a male adult.

Females To use this changing room: All children aged 8 years old and above must be females, All children aged 7 years old and under must be with a female adult.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us or speak to a member of staff

 

Swimming Pool Details

 

Allestree Woodlands School, Blenheim Drive, Allestree, Derby DE22 2LW

Telephone: 01332 555904

Email: the.pool@woodlands.derby.sch.uk