Sunset Evening Swim

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Join us for our late evening swim to celebrate the end of the summer term and the beginning of the holidays, with a special hot food menu and BBQ, hot and cold drinks, and a bar. Swim into the sunset, enjoy a drink and a bite to eat, and gather round the fire pit as the evening draws in 🔥 …

Junior Intensive Swimming Lessons are now on sale!

Liz Cooke Lido News

Come and learn to swim at The Lido in the first two weeks of the summer holidays. Our intensive group lessons run Monday – Friday mornings in small friendly classes (4 pupils in Beginners’ lessons and up to 8 in Improvers’ lessons) w/c 29 July and 5 August. Beginners’ classes are for ages 3+ and recommended for NPTS stage 1 …

A NEW CLASS BEGINS – AND AN OLD FAVOURITE RETURNS!

Liz Cooke Lido News

We are delighted to announce the return of our popular Synchro class on Tuesday 18 June. Synchro (Artistic Swimming) is a fun and challenging workout, linking moves to music and rhythm, and it’s suitable for anyone 16+, beginners included, as long as you can swim a length of the pool and are comfortable swimming under water. Synchro runs every Tuesday …

NEW CLASSES AT THE LIDO

Liz Cooke Lido News

Apart from our varied swim timetable, we offer many activity classes on our lawn, and the list is growing! We are happy to announce Rhi’s new Sunday yoga class starting on 2 June. This class will run at 9am every Sunday and promises a gentle morning yoga practice accessible for all. Please bring your own mat if possible. This is …

The Lido Spinal Board Appeal

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We’re launching an appeal to buy a new spinal board. A spinal or Pool Extraction Board is used to rescue casualties with suspected spinal injuries from swimming pools. Our existing yellow board, which you may have seen hanging up on poolside, has been discontinued and it is becoming harder to purchase the necessary spares for it. It also requires four …

Train and work at The Lido!

Liz Cooke Lido News

Would you like to train and work at The Lido? We are seeking new lifeguards for the summer season and for future seasons. You need to be at least 16 years of age, but candidates of all ages are encouraged to apply and we welcome more mature lifeguards as part of our team. You should be reasonably swim fit and …

Clarksons Auction

The Lido Auction of Promises 2024

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Jeremy Clarkson returns as our auctioneer for what is always a highly entertaining – and sometimes unpredictable – evening. Already we have a fantastic array of promises, ranging from pet portraits and ice cream to stand-up paddleboarding, a luxurious getaway in Kent and holidays in Portugal, Scotland and Wales. Watch out for updates on social media and don’t forget to …

DUCK RUN

DUCK RUN & FUN AT THE LIDO!

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Chipping Norton Mayor Sandra Coleman has kindly chosen The Lido as her Charity of the Year and has organised a morning of family fun at the pool on Saturday 13 April. The action begins at 8.45am when we’ll be running and walking alongside the Chipping Norton School Parkrun on their 5km route, starting on the school field alongside The Lido. …

Lido Cleanup

Lido Cleanup Day 2024

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Lido Cleanup Day 2024. Want to come behind the scenes? Join our spring clean and you’ll be part of bringing the lido back to life after its winter hibernation… We’d love to see you, get you know you and show you The Lido ‘behind the scenes’ at our pre-season cleanup day. 📆: Sunday 17 March ⏰: any time between 10am …