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Settle Area Swimming Pool

more than just a pool
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Recent News

Barbie Beer and Bop, Revival Of The Fittest
16 Jul 2024

Revival Of The Fittest are a popular local Settle based Rock & Roll/Blues band formed by 5 friends who love to play music together. Following on from the incredible success of last year’s fund-raising event for the Settle Mobile Cancer unit (Hope For tomorrow). This year they are putting on an event for “The Victoria Hall”, “Settle Swimming Pool” and “The Principal Trust Children’s Charity”.  With the help of the Victoria Hall the band have been able organise a wonderful fund-raising night. We will be playing songs from the 50’s-60’s-70’s onwards, that everyone will know and enjoy. All profits will be shared by these three important charities.

Tickets are Adults £10.00 Children £2.50 and can be purchased at the Victoria Hall ticket office, or on-line at  https://www.settlevictoriahall.org.uk/eventsandshows/beer-barbie-and-bop-230824

Tickets will also be on-sale at both of our Settle Pool Charity shops on Settle main street and here at the pool itself.

The event will kick-off at 5.30pm with an outdoor barbeque in Miss Victories Gardens next to the hall (Weather Permitting). If it’s raining, don’t worry, we can move indoors. The band will start at 7.00pm.

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JULY 18 AGM MEETING
11 Jul 2024

Friends and supporters of Settle Area Swimming Pool are invited to an open evening and AGM to be held at the pool on Thursday 18 July from 7pm - 9pm.

For a copy of the Agenda for the forthcoming meeting please follow this link

For a copy of last year's AGM meeting minutes please follow this link

 

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New solar panels help cut pool’s electric bill
23 Jun 2024

A second bank of solar panels has now been installed on the pool roof, generating more electricity and so helping cut our fuel bills.

The project was funded by the £21,000 grant awarded to the pool in the second round of the Swimming Pool Support Fund administered by Sport England. This round of funding was aimed at making pools across the country more energy efficient.

The installation of the new bank of panels took place in early June, meaning the effect will be felt immediately  during the summer months, when most electricity will be generated.

Thanks to Emma Lonsdale for the drone photographs showing the new bank of panels on the roof nearest the car park. 

Pool finances have also been boosted recently by the expected reduction in the latest gas bill as a result of the fall in wholesale gas prices.

An update on the overall state of pool finances will be given to the pool annual meeting to be held  in the fitSpace area on Thursday July 18 starting at 7pm

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POOL SEEKS NEW TRUSTEES.
22 Jun 2024

Settle Area Swimming Pool is looking for a number of new trustees.

Several of the group who saw through the major transformation of the pool in recent years have already stepped down and a number of others, including Colin Coleman the current chair, are due to do so at the annual meeting in July, which will mark the 50th anniversary of start of work on construction of the  building in 1974.

The main requirement for all trustees is a commitment to the continuing success of the pool as a resource for the whole community.

In addition each trustee is expected to bring a degree of experience and expertise that helps ensure the effective operation of the organisation.

The trustees are all volunteers and as such not paid, though where necessary they can claim out of pocket expenses.

At present the full board of trustees meets one evening a month at the pool, but much of the work is done through four groups. These deal with finance, facilities, people and publicity. Each group meets on a monthly basis with individuals undertaking various tasks between meetings.

Because the pool is a charitable incorporated organisation, trustees have certain important responsibilities but are not legally responsible for instance for any debts.

New trustees will be subject to election at the annual meeting  on  July 18 , as will those who have completed their three year term of office but wish to stay on.

If you are interested in becoming a trustee or just want to have a chat, without obligation get in touch the Ian Orton, the secretary through secretary@settleswimmingpool.co.uk or call him on 07841 577 991.

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Welcome back to Settle Pool - more than just a pool

We are EXCITED to invite you to our swimfitSpace, and café. The full timetable is here. Please click here to register for online booking. You can hire the pool and fitSpace together or separately for children's parties

Read about our new great value Membership Passes for swimming and fitSpace classes here

See highlights of our new Fundraising Events here

*** Donations for our charity shops should be taken to the container in the swimming pool car park on Tuesdays and Fridays 9.30am to 12.30pm ***

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How to book a session

You can make bookings online, on the telephone, or by walking into reception. Here's how we prioritise the different ways to make a booking...

Online bookings through the ClubRight App have top priority. This is on Apple and Google app stores
Bookings made over the telephone have next priority. Please call 01729 823626 weekdays between 10am - 12 noon
You can also walk in to the reception desk, and make a booking IF there is space

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