Tinside Lido and Mount Wise Swimming Pools – Summer 2020

We are extending the season to Wednesday 30th of September. Please book your session via the app or website.

We’ve been working hard to ensure our facilities remain a safe environment for all when they reopen. However due to the ongoing Coronavirus restrictions, things will be different this year. Below are details for the measures we are taking around our facilities.

Please ensure you read this information thoroughly before visiting the outdoor swimming pools. All the measures detailed below are based on the latest government guidance.

Tinside Lido

  • Each session will last 2 hours
  • Maximum capacity of 100 people per session
  • Session timings will be 10:30am-12.30pm, 1pm-3pm, 3:30pm-5:30pm daily
  • Evening swim on Wednesday 6pm-7.30pm weather permitting
  • Breaks for cleaning between each session
  • All sessions have to be booked in advance and paid online or via the app
  • Price freeze – prices are the same as last summer
  • Our lifeguards will be monitoring social distancing
  • The café will be closed
  • Sun loungers and deck chairs will be unavailable, please bring your own towel or beach chair. We have marked out socially distanced sunbathing areas.
  • Changing rooms will be unavailable, please arrive at the pool ready to swim.
  • Toilets will be available
  • Reception will be open but will only accept card payments

Mount Wise Swimming Pools

  • Main Pool open only, set up for lane swimming
  • Each session will last 1 hour
  • Maximum capacity of 20 people per session
  • Session timing will be 10am-11am, 11:30am-12.30pm, 1pm-2pm, 2:30pm-3:30pm, 4pm-5pm
  • Breaks for cleaning between each session
  • The café will be closed
  • Deck chairs will be unavailable
  • Changing rooms and toilets will be available
  • Signing in system in place to record attendance for Track and Trace.