Swimming & lessons

Perfect for fun and fitness

Swimming at Thorncliffe Health and Leisure Centre

Swimming is a great way to stay physically active, whatever your age or ability. Whether you’re lane swimming to maintain and develop your fitness, splashing around with the family or learning to swim so that you can join in the fun, we have something for you!

Enjoy a range of swimming and pool activities for you and your whole family where you can have fun and be active together.

Learn to swim with our swimming lesson programme, book a swim session from our timetable or find out about our pool.

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Swimming lessons

Our team follows the Swim England Learn to Swim Framework to deliver swimming lessons. We use fun and games to build water confidence from the first splash to a lifetime of loving swimming and being safe in the water.

To learn more about our swimming lessons at Thorncliffe Health and Leisure Centre, click the button below.

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Casual swimming

A variety of casual swimming opportunities are available at {CentreName}.  

Lane swimming: £5.50 non-members / free members  

Just swim sessions: £5.50 non-members / free members  

Parent and toddler: under 3’s go free  

Family Swim (2 Adults & 1 Child): £13.95 

Juniors: £3.35 non-members / free for up to 4 juniors with an adult Premium membership

Kid's under 8: £3.50


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Swimming memberships

We offer a range of Swim memberships that will allow you to enjoy your time in the pool – whether for fun or structured, fitness activity.

Take a look at what else is included in each membership type and learn how you can join today. 

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Pool info

We have 2 swimming pools for you to enjoy at Thorncliffe Health and Leisure Centre - our teaching pool used for swimming lessons and our younger swimmers, and our main pool.

Main Pool
Length: 25m
Lanes: 6

Teaching Pool
Length: 12.5m
Lanes: N/A


Aqua classes

Classes range from gentle to high impact so you can work hard and enjoy the support of the pool improving strength and fitness. You can book onto these classes through the timetable. 

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Swimming clubs

A number of local swimming clubs make use of our fantastic facilities.

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SWIMTAG is the latest, waterproof wearable technology that helps you track your swim strokes, lengths, times and calories burned. You can enter challenges and competitions to compete against other swimmers or your own personal best.

SWIMTAG is free for members. Simply sign up for SWIMTAG at reception, or via the link below.

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