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Family Swim

Our family swim sessions are recommended for families with children under 8 looking to enjoy the pool, practice their swimming and have fun in a friendly, safe environment. Our weekday sessions are perfect for pre-schoolers! 

Family swim sessions are bookable 1 week in advance and are not suitable for parties.

See Family Swim on the What’s On page for available sessions.

Sessions cost £4.35 per Adult, £2.60 for Seniors, £2.20 for a Junior and Infants under 4 years of age go FREE.

Child supervision guidelines apply to all family swim sessions.

Please arrive swim-ready, changing rooms and showers will be available at the end of your swim.


Tots Tennis

Tots tennis is a fun way to introduce children to a tennis racket and the basics of the game using fun activities, exercises and games.

Sessions are geared towards developing the sporting ABC’s - agility, balance and co-ordination, with a focus on enjoyment.

Players will have the chance to meet with other children and encourage social interactions.

Parents/guardians will be encouraged to come on court to help their child throughout the sessions, so please wear trainers. It's a great way for to be active together!

£4 per child*

Call 01633 656757 or visit reception to book.

*Equipment provided. Adults must be present during session

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Baby Friendly Activities at The Riverfront

We have activities and performances suitable for even the youngest members of the family at The Riverfront Theatre & Arts Centre! We have baby-friendly cinema screenings, For Crying Out Loud, and day-time comedy club Aftermirth featuring big name comedians that don’t mind a crying or fidgeting little one.

Our workshop programme also features Hubble Music & Movement, a fun and upbeat mixed age and ability preschool workshop suitable for babies from around 6 weeks to children aged 5.


Pool Parties


Celebrate your child's special day with Newport Live! 

We offer a great range of parties for children of all ages from soft play parties for tots to pool parties, so why not do something a little different and enjoy a fun-filled birthday party with Newport Live. 

Birthdays only come around once a year, so let’s make it a day to remember!

Download our FREE Newport Live App today

View our timetables, book Active Tots sessions, Family Swim and other activities while on the move.

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