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Let the kids be whoever they want to be this Summer at your local Better leisure centre. Whether they’re splashing like sharks, flipping like fairies or dashing like dragons let them burn off some energy, make new friends, try new sports and have a lot of fun – all in the safe hands of our friendly, highly qualified staff.

Children aged between 4 and 16 years old, who are unable to swim 50 metres, can learn to swim for FREE* this summer at one of our Better leisure centres in Islington. Applying for the free lessons is easy. Download the below form, complete it and then hand it in at the relevant centre or email it to us at summer.lessons@gll.org

For more details please also use the above email address to get in touch.


Better, Archway Leisure Centre

Better, Cally Pool and Gym

Better, Ironmonger Row Baths

Better, Holloway School Pool


Week 1 – 22nd July - 26th July 2019

Week 2 – 29th July – 2nd August 2019

Week 3 – 5th August – 9th August 2019

Week 4 – 12th August – 16th August 2019

Week 5 – 19th August – 23rd august 2019

Week 6 – 26th August – 30th August 2019