General Swim

Intensity Level

What is it?

Whether you want to swim lengths or splash around with the kids, there are pools across Northumberland for you to enjoy a general swimming session.

Why do it?

Swimming is lots of fun, an effective way to keep fit and an important life skill. All ages and abilities can benefit from swimming and our general sessions give you the flexibility to enjoy your time in the pool with friends and family. Give your fitness a boost while having fun, choose a centre below to find a general swim session near you.

Who is it for?

These general swim sessions are for everyone.

Please read our pool safety policy here before attending. 

What to bring

  • Swimming kit
  • Towel
  • Drinks
  • Goggles (optional)
  • Nose plug (optional)

How do I Book?

We recommend booking in advance to secure a place on our class

Book Online

You don't need to book this activity online. Simply turn up and sign into reception.

Contact the Centre

If you wish to contact a centre about this activity, click on 'Find a Leisure Centre', select a centre and click ‘contact’.

Existing Members

All swimming sessions are free for members. Please sign in at reception before entering the pool. To find out more about our memberships please click here.

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Non Members

You can ‘pay as you go’ for a swimming session by paying at reception on arrival at your centre. Regular users can save money by becoming a member. For more information, please click here.

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