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In the pool this summer!

Published July 21, 2017 3.20pm


If all the kids want to do this summer is splash about in the pool then you will love our new range of fantastic, great value family pool activities. We have something for all ages throughout the holidays and can help you keep them entertained all summer long whatever the weather.

New for summer 2017

In our Chester-le-Street, Newton Aycliffe and Woodhouse Close (Bishop Auckland) pools, and at Peterlee Leisure Centre we are offering the following new activities during the summer holidays.

Aquafun

Our new Aquafun sessions use brand new equipment including rafts, floats and water toys, along with floaters, sinkers and balls. This is a fun session where children have freedom to explore the new equipment. See below a list of sessions:

Leisure centreDay and time
Chester-le-StreetSaturday, 1.30pm - 2.30pm
Newton AycliffeTuesday and Thursday, 2.30pm to 3.30pm
PeterleeSee the 1Life website for more information
Woodhouse CloseTuesday and Thursday, 1.00pm to 3.00pm

The cost is £2.80 per child and no booking is required. Suitable for all ages. Child admission policy applies (see our Swimming page for more information).

Pool inflatables

We have some fantastic new pool inflatables for summer 2017. They are suitable for eight to fourteen year olds who will climb, slip and slide their way along as they try to complete this splashtastic challenge. See below a list of sessions:

Leisure centreDay and time
Chester-le-StreetMonday and Friday, 1.30pm to 2.30pm 
Newton AycliffeTuesday and Thursday, 2.30pm to 3.30pm
PeterleeSee the 1Life website for more information
Woodhouse CloseMonday, Wednesday, Friday, 1.00pm to 3.00pm

The cost is £2.80 per child and no booking is required. Suitable for children from eight to fourteen years.

Ready, Sett, Splash

Come along and meet Brock the badger and his friends at our brand new sessions. It's time for you and your child to make a splash and play games to build water confidence. Our instructors will lead the sessions and there will be plenty of time for free play. See below a list of sessions:

Leisure centreDay and time
Chester-le-StreetSaturday, 1.00pm to 2.00pm
Newton AycliffeTuesday, 10.00am to 11.00am
PeterleeSee the 1Life website for more information
Woodhouse CloseMonday and Thursday, 11.00am to 12.00 noon

The cost is £4 for one adult and one child (£1 for an additional child). Suitable for two to six year olds. Child admission policy applies (see our swimming page for more information).

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