Swimming pools at Thame Leisure Centre set for temporary closure this August

Released on August 3, 2017

The swimming pools at Thame Leisure Centre will close temporarily later this month for essential maintenance.

The main pool will be closed from 14 to 27 August inclusive, while the small pool will be out of action from 14 August until 3 September.  All other areas of the centre will remain open.

Anyone wishing to swim during the temporary closure can use the pools at:

•             Abbey Sports Centre, Green Furlong, Berinsfield, Oxfordshire. OX10 7NR

•             Riverside Park & Pools, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8EB

•             Didcot Wave Leisure Pool and Gym , Newlands Avenue, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 8NX

•             Henley Leisure Centre, Gillotts Lane, Henley on Thames, RG9 1PA

Further information about the closure is available from the reception at Thame Leisure Centre or by visiting better.org.uk/thame.

Cllr Lynn Lloyd, Cabinet Member for Leisure at South Oxfordshire District Council, said “I know this will be frustrating for people wishing to swim towards the end of the summer holiday and we’re sorry for the inconvenience this may cause. However, we need to carry out this work urgently to secure the future of the pool.