Blank postcard

Wish You Were Here – our postcard project

We miss you! If you are missing us too, please send us a postcard to tell us what you love and miss most about The Lido. Download a blank postcard here, or pick one up in Chipping Norton from The Fibreworks or from outside The Lido. Write your message on the back and make a picture for the front… a …

Pool at the ready

A message to the Lido community

You will be aware that the Lido’s opening has been delayed because of the impact of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. Our first responsibility is to keep our customers and staff safe, and we will always comply with government advice on this matter, so it is at present impossible to give you a new opening date. We are desperately disappointed to …

Stop Press

We have an important announcement and we’d really appreciate your support. Jezza has cancelled. Again. He knew we couldn’t postpone again, so he phoned a celebrity friend to ask, “Who wants to be an auctioneer?”, the friend answered, “Me!”, and the show will go on. So, stick to your guns, come along to support The Lido, because that’s what the …

Auction of Promises

22nd November, The Grand Auction

Yes, he’s back! On Friday 22nd November, Jeremy Clarkson returns to his role as auctioneer at The Lido’s Auction of Promises. To be held at Chipping Norton Town Hall, with doors opening at 7.15pm ready to start the auction at 8pm, this promises to be an evening of fun and furious bidding, raising essential funds to maintain the fabric of …

Chippy Lido Lottery

The Lido Lottery – September’s winners!

More than 40 years ago, the people of Chipping Norton ran a weekly lottery to raise the funds to build a swimming pool. Good ideas don’t go off, so there is currently a monthly lottery raising vital funds to keep the pool open for future generations. This month’s winners are: 1st: Susan Smith (188): £105.75 2nd: Kate Embden (92): £63.45 …

End of Season Round Up

As the 2019 season draws to a close we would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who has supported us this year! Wether you are a season ticket holder, a regular early bird swimmer or just a visitor on holiday to the area, you have all helped to keep us running for another year. We are open …

Chippy Lido activities

Activities update

Chippy Lido isn’t just for swimming – try Aquafit, yoga and synchro too!

Aug BH timetable

August Bank Holiday Timetable

The weather’s fine and there’s lots of swim time available this weekend. Saturday 24th Aug 9am-11am adults only 12pm-7pm public swim Sunday 25th and Monday 26th Aug 9am-12pm adults only 12pm-7pm public swim Could be busy, so feel free to call us on 01608 643188 if you want to check whether there’s a queue.

OWL course

Open Water Lifeguard (OWL) course on 14th Sept

On Saturday 14th September 2019, The Lido is running a one-day Open Water Lifeguard (OWL) course. If you already have the RLSS UK NPLQ qualification and would like to be able to lifeguard at open water events and activities, this course is for you. Learn all the skills you need and qualify in a day (OWL qualification valid for two …