Andy Proctor

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  • Barr Beacon to reopen 4th January 2021

    Following the recent national lockdown and Tier system, Barr Beacon Swimming pool will now be re opening on 4th January 2021. Our sessions will continue in accordance with local restrictions and Barr Beacon’s availability. Thank you for your patience and support throughout 2020, and look forward to getting back to normal in 2021. We would […]



    As you will have seen, from Thursday 4th November 2020 there will be a second national lockdown. Unfortunately, the lockdown rules mean we are unable to continue swimming sessions at Barr Beacon. The last swimming session will be Wednesday 4th November 2020. We will look to restart sessions as soon as we are able and […]


  • Barr Beacon Swimming Pool to re open

    We are pleased to announce from Monday 14th September we will returning to training at Barr Beacon Leisure Centre Swimming Pool. Initially this will be for Length swimmers only, and will be reviewed as more information becomes available. Please could you confirm whether or not you wish your child to return to training from 14th […]



    Following the Government’s announcement on Thursday 9th July and the news that Swimming pools can re-open from 25th July 2020, we want to give you an update on the steps we need to take to everyone COVID Safe. We are now in contact with our training sites to discuss how we move forward and confirm […]



    Update Tuesday 17/03/2020 As a result of the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) both the University and Barr Beacon pools have been closed until further notice. Please continue to keep an eye on our text messages as this could change. Please see the latest information from Swim England We will follow the advice from Swim England / […]