Solstice Sunrise. Our Magical Midsummer Solstice swims are happening. Spaces limited so booking essential vis Vivacity booking website. https://vivacity.org/healthy-active/online-booking/ Sunrise Swim - Monday June 21st time 04.30am until 07.30am Cafe open for breakfast from 07.00am until 10.00am *why not book a post-swim breakfast cost £7.30* Sunset Swim- Monday, June 21st time 19.00 pm to 22.00 … Continue reading Summer Solstice 2021
1938 the newly opened Peterborough swimming pool. 85 years ago the City Mayor, Councillor Arthur Mellows officially open the City's brand new Corporation Swimming Pool. Today, as Covid Pandemic restrictions are being slowly lifted celebrations needed to be kept low-key. This Friday morning, the current City Mayor Councillor Steven Lane and Mayoress accompanied by Councillor … Continue reading 85 and Still Going Strong
click on heading for full post. Friday June 25th 7.30pm until 10pm Midsummer Magic at Peterborough Lido. A fundraising event sponsored by the Rotary Club and supported by the Friends. An Evening of Music, National Dance and Theatre, With Champagne and Canapes. Dress code Black Tie. Tickets £30 From Eventbrite or the Rotary Club . … Continue reading A Midsummer Date for your Diary
Full opening hours will resume at our lido from Saturday 22nd May ... when the pool will be open from 9.30am until 6pm each day, with early swims from 7.30am on Wednesdays and Sundays. However, pre-booking timed slots will still apply and you will continue to need to book your swim slot via the Vivacity website. https://vivacity.org/healthy-active/online-booking … Continue reading Lido Opening Hours from Saturday May 22nd 2021.
With the Friends' exclusive swim planned for this coming Friday afternoon, 21st May. The swim will take place between 1.00 pm and 4.00 pm, and will be free to those who have signed up for membership of the Friends of the Lido for 2021. Previous or new members who wish to join will be able to do … Continue reading The Lido Friends Pre Summer Season Swim.
Caroline Hawkins talks about her love of lidos and her connection with water for her well-being. “Caroline is a water baby” was how my parents always described me. The first in and last out when it came to swimming or messing about in the water: pools indoors or out or the sea. Apparently, I’m true … Continue reading The Lido Sessions
By Monica Ilett aka the Water witch Last summer, 2020, during the height of the wretched Covid19 pandemic when all our gyms and pools were ordered by the Government to close, the stark realisation that this situation was not going to be a quick fix, lead me to my long-drawn-out search for alternative exercise to … Continue reading My Thoughts on Why We Need the Lido.
As other health activity sites across the City run by Aragon/Vivacity open up some of the staff that were available to cover the opening hours of the phenomenal Easter opening of the Lido have now been needed in their normal working areas. As a result, the hours available to allow the Lido to remain open … Continue reading April 12th to May 21st Opening up covid restrictions.
Clearly, the Friends Committee will not be able to host the usual membership stand under the entrance foyer to enable friends to sign up for membership this year. The Committee are still working on ways of simplifying membership options, however, those wishing to join us for 2021 membership are advised of the following Membership Fee … Continue reading Friends of Peterborough Lido Membership 2021
As previously reported – and celebrated! – our lido is opening from 29th March, the earliest date permitted under national lockdown conditions – and the earliest opening date in living memory!There will be no formal opening ceremony with customary opening speech by the Mayor, however, due to continuing restrictions limiting the number of people allowed … Continue reading Lido Opening & Vivacity Memberships