Whether you're looking for fitness or fun, swimming has it all! Nottingham City Council leisure centres offer a varied programme of swimming activities to suit all ages and abilities.

We have 7 fantastic swimming pools which run a comprehensive range of sessions.

Holiday Swim Programme 27th July - 30th August

All of our swimming pools will operate a holiday swim programme from Thursday 27 July to Wednesday 30 August. To view a swim programme for your chosen centre, please choose a programme from the below list:

Nottingham Swim School

Nottingham Swim School is our swimming lesson programme which caters for all swimming abilities - so whether you're an adult or child we have classes for complete beginners who need to build confidence and for those wanting to develop their technique or swim for fitness.

Find out more about Nottingham Swim School

This Girl Can Swim

This exciting new project is running in Nottingham and brand new 'This Girl Can Swim' sessions have been introduced at all 7 leisure centres!

'This Girl Can Swim' sessions are:

  • dedicated swim time for girls and ladies aged 14+
  • with female lifeguards
  • female pool helpers during the session to meet and greet you on poolside, provide guidance and support, answering any questions you may have!
  • FREE access to the health suite after your swim and up to 30 minutes after the swim session has finished (subject to health suite opening times and availability)

Whatever your swimming ability come along for fun, relaxation, health and enjoyment in this ladies only environment!

Standard swim prices apply to the sessions:

  • Pay and Play


    Active Nottingham

    Full Price

    Swimming – Adult & Junior




    Swimming –under 5 yrs old and Swim School customers




    Paddle for £1 (Clifton, Djanogly, Harvey Hadden)




    Family Swim (up to 2 Adults and 3 children)




    Fitness class/Aqua Classes








    Gym Induction




    Fitness class/aqua class




    Health Suite - A (Clifton, Harvey Hadden, Southglade, Victoria)




    Health Suite - B ( Djanogly, Ken Martin, Tennis Centre)




    Little Treasures Soft Play





    Swimming memberships

    12 month agreement



    Swim and Health Suite




    Nottingham Swim School




    Junior Direct Debit




    Adult Direct Debit




Flexible Fitness and Nottingham Swim School members will access those sessions for free as part of their memberships.

Please see below for timetable of all sessions:

Leisure Centre

Day and time

Session Duration

Clifton Leisure Centre

Tuesday 11.30am to 12.15pm

45 minutes


Tuesday 6pm to 7pm

1 hour

Djanogly Community Leisure Centre

Tuesday 5.45pm to 6.45pm

1 hour


Wednesday 11am to 12 noon

1 hour


Sunday 10.30am to 11:15am

45 minutes


Sunday 11:15am - 12:00pm (Ladies and Girls)


Harvey Hadden Sports Village


Sunday 10-11.30am*

1.5 hour

John Carroll Leisure Centre

Friday 1.30-3pm

1.5 hour


Saturday 4-5pm

1 hour

Ken Martin Leisure Centre

Thursday 3-4pm

1 hour


Thursday 8-9.30pm

1.5 hour

Southglade LC

Monday 9-10pm

1 hour


Thursday 9.30am-10.30am

1 hour

Victoria Leisure Centre

Thursday 1.30-2.30pm

1 hour


Friday 6.30-8pm

1.5 hour

*This Girl Can Swim - Please note due to the location of the pools at Harvey Hadden, there may be male lifeguards and male swimmers in the South pool during these sessions. The viewing gallery may also be open.

For full details of the sessions visit www.booknottinghamsport.co.uk

No need to book however you can pre book by calling our Sport and Leisure hotline on 0115 876 1600.

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