Lifebuoy NPLQ

NPLQ Course Information

Please note that our course for new lifeguards runs from Sunday 7th to Thursday 11th July. On these days we regret that the café will be closed and no hot food or drink will be available, although cold drinks and ice cream may be purchased from the poolside. At times our lifeguards will be training in the water, so we …

Chippy Lido Lottery

The Lido Lottery – June’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: Diana Cramp (20): £106.50 2nd: Martin Davies (109): £63.90 …

NPLQ Lifeguard Training

NPLQ Lifeguard Training

Gain your National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) at Chippy Lido! NPLQ Lifeguard Training Sunday 7th – Friday 12th July The NPLQ covers all elements of Pool Rescue Techniques, Lifeguarding Theory, First Aid and CPR. The course is physically demanding and will include swimming to set times, lifting casualties and diving to the deepest part of the swimming pool. Training and assessment for the …

NEW Paddle & Play Thursdays 12pm-2pm

New Paddle & Play session with the ACE Centre starts 16th May 2019! A special two-hour session open to all adults with children under 5, and all under 5s go free! Parents, carers, grandparents are all welcome to come along (standard admission charges apply). There will be water play in the toddler pool and the main pool, with lots of …

FREE swim

Over 60s FREE swim!

With the kind support of a private donor and friend of The Lido, we are delighted to offer a FREE swim session for the over 60s.