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Swimming Timetable and Prices

Swimming Times

Monday 22nd April – Sunday 28th July 2019

Summer Swim Times

Our summer swim times will be published on Tuesday 16th July 2019!

Timetable amendments

Friday 23rd August 2019: Please note that the Main Pool will be closed from 2.00pm until 3.00pm due to a private booking taking place.


Take advantage of Bridport Leisure Centres – Dorset Residents Offer and enjoy HALF PRICE SWIMMING this summer!

From Friday 19th July 2019 a block of ten adult swims will cost £20 and ten children’s swims only £10. Which means that you will enjoy your swimming this summer for less than half price!
Swims must be taken in public sessions only and include both fun and inflatable sessions.

So whether you enjoy early morning lane swimming, or an afternoon splash around with the kids, this offer is for you!

Discounted swimming sessions are open to all Dorset residents and the offer is launching on Friday 19th July 2019.
Just bring your proof of address into reception at Bridport Leisure Centre from Friday 19th July to Saturday 31st August you can purchase your discounted swims for all the family.
All swims must used by Monday 30th September 2019 and are non-transferable.

Pay As You Go Swimming Admission Prices

Adult non-member £4.30
Adult non-member concessionary* £3.25
Young person** (16-24) £2.80
Junior (4-15 years) £2.60
Under 4 Free
Family  (2 x adults and 3 x children) £12.00

Pay As You Go Aqua Class Admission Prices

45 min     60 min
Adult non-member £5.90  £6.40
Adult non-member concessionary* £4.40  £4.80
Young person** (16-24) £3.85  £4.20

*Concession applicable to customers of retirement age or older, or receiving certain means-tested benefits. Proof of eligibility may be required.
**Young person applicable to those aged 16 to 24 years old. Proof of age may be required.

Aqua class descriptions

Adult fitness swimming
Serious swimming for adults who want to improve stamina and stroke technique.  Not suitable for beginners.
Aqua Blast
High intensity, low-impact workout that blasts your cardiovascular and endurance levels.
Aqua Fit
Lively water-based class delivering high-impact fitness with low-impact moves. A great intro to aqua fitness.
HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) comes to the pool! High intensity, low-impact and high resistance. Supportive swimwear required.
Aqua Wellbeing
Gentle exercises in the shallow end help you build strength. Also great for those recovering from injury or illness.
Autism Hour
The Autism Hour will enable participants to enjoy a safe and sensory-friendly environment without external distractions. Enjoy swimming and splashing in both our main and learner pools, with the option of sensory interaction with our range of soft play items. During the session the poolside area of the Leisure Centre, including the changing rooms, will remain closed to the general public, allowing participants to have sole use of this area. The changing rooms will be accessible 15 minutes prior to the session and for 30 minutes afterwards to provide a comfortable space.
Big Splash Sessions
Big Splash FUN Session
Floats, mats, woggles, and toys fill both pools in this fun session for all the family. Under-eights must be accompanied by an adult (16+), no more than two under-eights per adult.
Big Splash INFLATABLE Session
A lively, thrill-packed session featuring the mega twin-track-extreme inflatable with jumps, slides and hurdles. Floats, mats, woggles and toys for all the family in the learner pool. Under-eights must be accompanied by an adult (16+), no more than two under-eights per adult.

Please remember to:

  • shower off before entering the pool
  • use the lockers provided
  • hand your swimming ticket to the lifeguard

Remember to bring:

  • swimwear
  • towels
  • toiletries
  • £1 coin or locker coin
  • water bottle

Available to buy from reception:

  • swimming accessories including goggles, swimming aids, hats, floats, pool toys
  • swimwear – for children and adults

Pool equipment:

  • equipment including floats and pull buoys are available for you to borrow

Facilities available:

  • free customer parking and disabled bays
  • separate male and female changing rooms with baby changing facilities, hot showers and toilets
  • accessible changing facilities and toilets – a Radar key is available from reception
  • automatic doors and customer lift
  • communal locker area
  • swimming pool hoist
  • water cooler at reception- please bring a water bottle
  • swimsuit dryer
  • free hair dryers and vanity area
  • free WI-FI
  • spectator seating area
  • Active Tots Playzone area

Swimming pool terms and conditions:

  • non-swimmers and children with swim aids are not allowed on the Twin Track Extreme Inflatable
  • adults (16+) are not permitted on the Inflatable
  • jewellery must be removed before participating in a Big Splash session
  • children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult (16 years +) on a 1:2 ratio
  • children over the age of 8 must change in their respective changing rooms
  • please remember to shower before entering the pool
  • all swimming pool users are required to use the lockers provided
  • all swimming pool users must hand their swimming ticket to the lifeguard prior to entering the pool

All dates and times are correct at time of publishing and may be subject to change. The management reserve the right to amend the swimming programme as necessary.
Please note that the 10am – 12 noon and 1.30pm – 3pm slots are reviewed on a quarterly basis due to school and private bookings.