During public session swimming, to ensure that the majority of visitors have a safe and enjoyable visit to the Pools, a set of rules on unacceptable behaviour and articles have been agreed which should be followed in the pools. These are:

Unaccompanied children under 10 years of age. Strictly no more than 2 under 10’s per adult over 16.   

Bathers attempting to enter the complex under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

The facility both inside and outside is a no smoking environment.

  • No shorts, which hang below the knee, cut down jeans or trousers. Inappropriate female swimwear for a family environment.
  • No Sitting on shoulders etc, likely to cause injury to others
  • No Bombing (Jack Knives, Cushions, Coffins, Genies, Bio’s & Pear Drops etc) or gymnastics (Cart Wheels)
  • No Pushing, ducking, fighting or bullying.
  • No Running and Tag games.
  • No Large inflatables other than the Pools, Large rubber rings in the Indoor Pools which have handles and are above 24 inches in diameter.
  • No Back dives off the side of the Pool
  • Video cameras & cameras can only be used with Pools Management permission in line with the photo policy
  • No Balls other than for babies in Indoor Pool.
  • No Beach Balls only allowed in Outdoor Pool   
  • Obscene Language, gestures or Spitting are all forbidden
  • No Full face masks, snorkels or Fins/Flippers                               
  • No Glass bottles or glasses.                   
  • No Jumping off side & twisting round into water


Additionally on the outdoor pools

  • Climbing over the Fun Pool Island                    
  • Loud and personal music systems
  • No more then two bounces on the boards
  • No running off the top board.
  • Climbing over the Fun Pool wall.
  • No more than one person on the springboard
  • Somersaults off the side of the pool
  • No jumping off the boards
  • No bombing off the boards
  • No diving off the boards sideways
  • No back dives off the boar

    Additionally on the inside pools          
  • No outdoor shoes on the poolside                                     
  • No pushchairs on the poolside (except in designated area)
  • No using floats to fight.
  • No diving indoors in general swim sessions
  • No Bags (except parents with babies and school children under supervision.)
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