Swimming at Castle Leisure Centre

Swim sessions we offer

  • Lane swimming
  • Family swim
  • Adults only swim
  • Ladies only swim

We also offer swimming lessons and school-holiday swimming courses

Check availability and book a swim session

Book online 

Book by phone on 0161 253 7000

Swimming timetable at Castle Leisure Centre

  • Monday
    • Lane swim - 6.30am to 7.30am (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 7.45am to 8.45am
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am**
    • Family swim - 9.00am to 10.00am (Teaching pool)
    • Family swim - 10.45am to 11.45am
    • Lane swim - 12.00 noon to 1.00pm (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm**
    • Family swim - 1.30pm to 2.30pm (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 2.30pm to 3.30pm
    • General swim - 2.45pm to 3.45pm (Teaching pool)
    • Lane swim - 5.00pm to 6.00pm**
    • Lane swim - 6.15pm to 7.15pm**
    • Lane swim - 9.00am to 10.00pm (Adults only)
  • Tuesday
    • Lane swim - 6.30am to 7.30am (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 7.45am to 8.45am
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am**
    • Family swim - 9.00am to 10.00 am (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 10.15am to 11.15am (Teaching pool)
    • Lane swim - 10.45am to 11.45am (Ladies only) **
    • Lane swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm**
    • Family swim - 1.30pm to 2.30pm (Teaching pool)
    • Fun sessions - 2.30pm to 3.30pm
    • General swim - 2.45pm to 3.45pm (Teaching pool)
    • Lane swim - 6.45pm to 7.45pm**
  • Wednesday
    • Lane swim - 6.30am to 7.30am (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 7.45am to 8.45am
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am**
    • Family swim - 9.00am to 10.00am (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 10.15am to 11.15am (Teaching pool)
    • Family swim - 10.45am to 11.45am
    • Lane swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm**
    • Family swim - 1.30pm to 2.30pm (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 2.30pm to 3.30pm
    • General swim - 2.45pm to 3.45pm (Teaching pool)
  • Thursday
    • Lane swim - 6.30am to 7.30am (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 7.45am to 8.45am
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am**
    • Family swim - 9.00am to 10.00 am (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 10.15am to 11.15am (Teaching pool)
    • Family swim - 10.45am to 11.45am
    • Lane swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm**
    • Family swim - 1.30pm to 2.20pm (Teaching pool)
    • Fun sessions - 2.30pm to 3.30pm
    • General swim - 2.45pm to 3.45pm (Teaching pool)
    • Lane swim - 7.45pm to 8.45pm (Ladies only)
    • Lane swim - 9.00pm to 10.00pm
  • Friday
    • Lane swim - 6.30am to 7.30am (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 7.45am to 8.45am
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am
    • Family swim - 9.00am to 10.00am (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 10.15am to 11.15am (Teaching pool)
    • Lane swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm (Adults only)
    • Lane swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm
    • Family swim - 1.30pm to 2.30pm (Teaching pool)
    • General swim - 2.30pm to 3.30pm
    • General swim - 2.45pm to 3.45pm (Teaching pool)
    • Lane swim - 6.45pm to 7.45pm
  • Saturday
    • Lane swim - 8.15am to 9.15am**
    • Lane swim - 9.30am to 10.30am**
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am (Teaching pool) **
    • General swim - 10.15am to 11.15am (Teaching pool)**
    • Family swim - 10.45am to 11.45am**
    • General swim - 11.30am to 12.30pm (Teaching pool)**
    • General swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm**
    • General swim - 12.45pm to 1.45pm (Teaching pool)**
    • Lane swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm **
    • General swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm**
    • General swim - 2.00pm to 3.00pm (Teaching pool)**
  • Sunday
    • Lane swim - 8.15am to 9.15am**
    • General swim - 9.00am to 10.00am
    • Lane swim - 9.30am to 10.30am**
    • General swim - 10.15am to 11.15am (Teaching pool)**
    • Family swim - 10.45am to 11.45am**
    • General swim - 11.30am to 12.30pm (Teaching pool)**
    • Family swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm**
    • Lane swim - 12.00pm to 1.00pm **
    • General swim - 12.45pm to 1.45pm (Teaching pool)**
    • General swim - 1.15pm to 2.15pm**
    • General swim - 2.00pm to 3.00pm (Teaching pool)**

** The pool may have lessons or shared with another activity.

About the pool at Castle Leisure Centre

  • Main pool: Water depth 1.2m to 2m and 25m length, 12.5m wide.
  • Boom pool: Water depth 0.9m and 8m length, 12.5m wide.
  • Teaching pool: Water depth 0.75m to 0.9m and 17m length, 8m wide.
  • Diving pool: Water depth 3.9m and 13m length, 13m wide

Contact for Castle Leisure Centre