Swimming sessions at QE Leisure Centre
Swimming sessions closed
The leisure centre will be closed from the 5 November 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Swimming pool timetable
View our pool timetable to check the times for each swimming session.
Aquafit is an excellent all over workout that uses the resistance of water to reduce the stress on your joints. Find out more on our exercise classes page.
A general recreational swim session specifically for those swimmers with a disability. A disabled hoist or easy access steps are available at these sessions.
A swim session open to any swimmers for recreational use. In addition, one lane will be provided for those swimmers wishing to swim lengths.
These sessions are for swimmers that wish to swim continuous lengths at their leisure. Three lanes will be provided; slow, medium and fast.
Parent and baby/toddler swimming
A gentle introduction for the parent and child in a relaxed and friendly environment for your first experiences in water.
Way of Life swimming
The Way of Life swim sessions are for people who have been referred by the GP and are on the scheme. The pool temperature is boosted for comfort. See our Active 4 Health page for more information on referrals.
Wet n Wild
Pool session with large inflatable in the pool. This session has a maximum age limit of 15 years.
8-15 Year Wet n Wild Session
- Sessions are restricted to children 8-15 years ONLY
- No adults are permitted
- All participants must be able to swim 25 meters competently
- All participants will be tested for their swimming ability
- Each session will be limited to 36 participants
Wet and Wild swimming sessions
||2.45pm to 3.45pm
||3pm to 4pm
Under 8s Wet n Wild Session
This is a session specifically for Under 8 year olds (minimum age 3 years). This will be quieter session for children normally unable to have a go on the inflatable to do so in a safe way accompanied in the pool by an adult. There will be floats, toys and balls in the water. This session will be limited to 20 persons.
(Swimming and non-swimming children permitted, ONLY one adult per child. Swim aid are allowed).
Wet n Wild
||Adult & Child
||2pm to 2.45pm
Our Swim Academy provides lessons for all ability students from preschool and beginners to our elite junior swim fit sessions. Find out more on our swimming lessons page.
Our swim fit sessions are an ideal way to improve technique, develop fitness and push on to your next level. Find out more on our swimming lessons page.