Between 21st July and 2nd September you will have free access to swimming during Swim For All sessions at the following Better lesiure centres in Croydon: 

Waddon Leisure Centre

Purley Leisure Centre

New Addington Leisure Centre

Thornton Heath Leisure Centre

South Norwood Leisure Centre

You must be a Croydon resident and aged 16 or under to claim this offer. There will be a £2 fee upon sign up. 

Other benefits include: 

  • Up to 30% off non-member prices for all activities
  • Up to 14 days advance telephone or online booking
  • Access to courses and other member only activities and facilities

sign up now



  1. Click Sign up now
  2. Enter their location
  3. Under Choose your type, those aged 16 must click Adult, and those under 16 must click Junior
  4. Under Choose your frequency, click Pay and Play, this then displays the free swim membership options and allows users to enter their personal information, then pay for their £2 membership card
  5. Once you receive your confirmation email, bring your membership number to your local Better Leisure Centre to pick up your new membership card

*Swimmers aged 16 sign up to the Better Adult Free Swim
*Swimmers under 16 sign up to Better Junior Free Swim


  • Under 8’s and non-swimmers under 16 must be accompanied by a competent adult swimmer
  • No more than two under 8’s or non-swimmers under 16 to each competent adult swimmer
  • The competent adult swimmer must actively supervise under 8’s and non-swimmers under 16
  • Under 8’s and all non-swimmers must remain in shallow water
  • We strongly recommend under 8’s and all non-swimmers use armbands and/or an appropriate buoyancy aid.

Advice to adult non-swimmers

  • It is recommended that non-swimmers over the age of 16 are accompanied in the water by a competent adult swimmer