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Free swimming for residents 65+

Hillingdon residents aged 65 and over can enjoy free access to any public swim sessions at all the borough's indoor pools.

To receive your free swim you will need to take along proof of age and your Hillingdon First card that proves you are a resident.

Proof of age can include one of the following forms of identification:

  • being part of the Leisure Link scheme (not compulsory)
  • bus pass (Freedom pass)
  • passport
  • drivers Licence

On your first visit, you will need to register your Hillingdon First card with the centre. You must then produce your card at reception each time you attend and ask for a free swim.

Free Swimming  Launch Where can I swim?

You can swim whenever the pool has an open public session. For example the early bird sessions or at peak times but not when the pool is being privately hired by a club or if you are a man wishing to swim in a ladies only session for instance.

Note: The free swimming offer is limited to public indoor facilities only.

Free swimming lessons for over 65's

All pools now offer specific free daytime swimming courses during the school term time. So whether you want to brush up on your skills or are learning for the first time, swim classes will be available free of charge. To book your place on the next available course, contact your local leisure centre or pool. Places must be booked in advance. Days and times are subject to change and dependant on demand.

WhereDay               Time   Level
Hillingdon Sports and LeisureTuesday middayBeginners
 Tuesday 11amImprovers
Highgrove Pool and FitnessMonday 3pmImprovers
 Tuesday 9amBeginners
 Wednesday 9amBeginners
Botwell Green Sports and LeisureMonday middayBeginners
 Tuesday 12 noonBeginners
 Wednesday middayImprovers
 Thursday middayImprovers
William Byrd PoolPlease contact the pool for available dates and times.

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