Gosforth Leisure Centre's swimming pool offers Better Swim School lessons for individuals of all ages, so you’re never too young or too old to learn to enjoy all the benefits that swimming brings. With a 25 meter main pool a a small teaching pool, we also offer a great range of birthday and pool parties for a better birthday experience! Our centre also now includes refurbished changing rooms & a refurbished fitness gym, offering a variety of fitness classes for all levels and ages.

Holiday programmes includes funtime sessions with a pool inflatable and intensive swim lessons.

Our Better Health and Fitness and Swim Only Memberships, payable monthly or annually offer an affordable option for a varied workout.





Swimming Lessons

We are the largest provider of swimming lessons across the UK. Across the country, we help over 100,000 people learn to love the water and keep active, by becoming capable and confident swimmers.

We provide:

  • Friendly fully qualified teachers
  • Lesson plans designed by swimming experts in accordance with the Swim England Learn to Swim Framework
  • Access to HomePortal - our online tool which allows you to track progress through the Learn to Swim Framework
  • A fully inclusive and accessible Learn to Swim Programme with additional specialist disability swimming sessions (dependent on location)
  • Free Swimming (dependent on location)
  • And much, much more...

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