Life Leisure manage a number of swimming pools across Stockport, with plenty of provision for public swimming seven days a week. Swimming is available to the general public and members at Life Leisure during publicised Public Swimming sessions. Early morning lane swims are available at many pools with adult only swimming sessions also available throughout the week.

Our swimming pools are located at Avondale, Cheadle, Grand Central, Hazel Grove and Romiley.

Please note, all swimming sessions must be booked in advance to avoid disappointment. To see the latest swimming pool availability and to book your swimming session, please see the activity sessions below and visit our online ticketing page here

This is a swim session open to adults over the age of 16 years. Lane swimming is available as well as some space for free movement to users who want a more leisurely swim.

Book Adult Swim

This is a family swim session for all ages and abilities, including under 3’s. Children under the age of 8 require adult supervision. 

Book Family Swim

This is a swim session open to all. Lane swimming is available as well as some space for free movement to cater for families and users who want a more leisurely swim. Children under the age of 8 require adult supervision. 

Book General Swim

These sessions include our therapeutic warm water swimming sessions and disability swim sessions.

Book Inclusive Swim

This is an exciting inflatable fun swim session for those aged 8 and over. All swimmers must also be able to swim 25m unaided. 

Book Inflatable Session

This swimming session is specifically for ladies only aged 16 and over. Where possible, female lifeguards are present at these sessions.

Book Ladies Only Swim

This is a lane swim session in the main pool with lanes to suit different speeds. All swimmers must be over the age of 11 and be able to swim 25m comfortably.

Book Lane Swim 

This swimming session is open for those aged 50 and over only.

Book Over 50's Swim

This is a swim and slide session open to all ages at Life Leisure Grand Central. Slides are open during this session along with space in the main pool for free movement. Children must be over 1.1m tall and able to swim 25m unaided to use the slides. Children under the age of 8 require adult supervision in the water at all times.

Book Slides & Swim

If you are a Leisure Key holder, please visit your local Life Leisure centre with your Leisure Key card and a member of the reception team can create you a casual Leisure Key membership which will allow you to book a swimming session at the discounted Leisure Key price.

Life Leisure Swimming Pool Admission Policy