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NEW Intensive Swimming Course

May 20, 2022

Summer 2022

Our popular summer schools are returning again this year with a choice of three intensive weeks of lessons. 

Course Instructors – Phil Carter, Joy Ashcroft, James Ashcroft

           *Please note, only two instructors will be in the pool at any time*

Week 1 

Monday 25th July – Friday 29th July

Week 2

Monday 1st August – Friday 5th August

Week 3

Monday 8th August to Friday 12th August


TimeCourse DescriptionPrice
9.00am – 12.00pm (30 mins daily)Swimming Technique and Water Skills Suitable for children age 3 years plus, capable of attending a class without a parent in the water – non-swimmers through to 15 metre plus swimmers. An opportunity to accelerate learning through daily attendance.  From basic water skills through to improving technique on all the swimming strokes A 1st Swim School Certificate of Attendance Awarded Please note that a time will be allocated on the basis of best fit, depending on numbers and levels of ability attending.£52.50
12.00 – 1.00pm (30 mins daily)Private Lessons available with Phil , James or Joy Suitable for all levels from age 3 years plus.  Exclusive use of the pool for a 30 minute lesson for up to 2 children, ideally of similar ability.  Lessons tailored to the requirements of each child.£200

Please contact for more information


February 6, 2022

Excited to announce the dates of our intensive Easter swimming course with new 1st Swim School Director Joy and highly experienced swimming teacher James.

Course dates 11th to 14th April 2022

For further details please contact –

Autumn Term

August 17, 2021

After an amazing three weeks of summer school with over 100 children improving on their swimming skills, we are now preparing for the Autumn term.

Our classes are proving very popular and there are only a few places left, mainly for non-swimmers/beginners. To enquire about a space please contact;-

Summer is here, time to think about Summer Swim School

June 3, 2021

Half Term

May 29, 2021

Have a great half term. Looking forward to seeing you all back with us on the week commencing 7th June.

No lessons until further notice

January 5, 2021

Due to National Lockdown, 1st Swim School has suspended lessons for the time being. Further updates during February.

Stay safe everyone.

1st Swim School signing off for Christmas

December 21, 2020

Wishing all our swimmers and parents a Very Merry Christmas and fingers crossed for a better 2021.

Our planned return to lessons is 7th January but we will wait with patience to see what restrictions we may be placed under.

Looking forward to seeing you back with us soon.

1st Swim School Team

One More Sleep!!

December 1, 2020

Getting very excited now about seeing you back with us from tomorrow.

To those self-isolating we cannot wait to see you again soon.

We are opening!!

November 23, 2020

Following on from Government announcements made today and advice via our national swimming body the STA, all looks good for a restart on Wednesday 2nd December.

We look forward to welcoming our swimmers back.

Hurray we are open again!

July 20, 2020


Choose from the following

•Week intensive course (30 minute lesson per day over 5 days) – £52.50

•4 weekly lessons (30 minute lesson per week over a block of 4 weeks) – £42.00

Fully qualified swimming teachers with many years experience.

Trained and compliant in current Covid-19 Health and Safety Regulations

Learn to Swim/Stroke Improvement/Water skills


27th – 31st July (Now full)

3rd – 7th August

10th – 14th August

17th – 21st August

Please contact the Office for further details – info@1stswimschool 07886322707