Didcot Wave set for £100,000 investment

Released on August 17, 2017

South Oxfordshire District Council is to invest £100,000 into Didcot Wave for essential maintenance and improvement works.

Swimmers will benefit from refurbishment work to the poolside shower area and improvements to the changing area and changing cubicles, including new benches.

Essential maintenance will be carried out to improve the flow of rain water from the roof of the building with repairs to the gym roof and gullies.

Parts of the swimming pool air handling unit will also be upgraded and the lighting in the pool hall will be improved.

Cllr Lynn Lloyd, Cabinet Member for Leisure at South Oxfordshire District Council, said: “We are committed to providing quality leisure facilities for our residents.  This essential work will provide swimmers at Didcot Wave with improved changing and shower facilities, while also ensuring that the building is better protected from bad weather.”