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Tinside Lido and Mount Wise Swimming Pools – Summer 2021

We are delighted to be reopening Tinside Lido and Mount Wise Swimming Pools on Saturday 1st May.

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 continue to 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 120 people per session
  • Opening times:
    • Monday: 10.00-19.30
    • Tuesday: 10.00-17.00
    • Wednesday: 10.00-19.30
    • Thursday: 10.00-17.00
    • Friday: 10.00-19.30
    • Saturday: 10.00-17.00
    • Sunday: 10.00-17.00
  • 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
  • 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 for lane swimming only, feature pool and paddling pool are also available
  • Each session will last 1 hour
  • Maximum capacity of 20 people per session for main pool and 24 for paddling pool & feature pool
  • Session timings:
    • 10:00 – 11:00 Saturdays, Sundays & holidays (31st may to 4th of June & 26th July to 3rd of September)
    • 12:00 – 13:00 daily
    • 13:30 – 14:30 daily
    • 15:00 – 16:00 daily
    • 16:30 – 17:30 daily
    • 18:00 – 19:00 Tuesday & Thursday only
  • Breaks for cleaning between each session
  • The café will be closed
  • Deck chairs will be unavailable
  • Changing rooms will be unavailable, please arrive at the pool ready to swim
  • All sessions have to be booked in advance online or via the app
  • Signing in system in place to record attendance for Track and Trace