free swimming at newport live

Free swimming allows 8 – 16 years old, over 60s, members of the armed forces and veterans to swim for free at selected times at the Regional Pool & Tennis Centre and the Active Living Centre.

Under 17s Free Swimming

8 - 16 years are entitled to swim for free at designated times on the weekend and during school summer holidays. To be eligible for free swimming you must possess a free swim card. Application forms can be downloaded here and can be returned to any Newport Live venue where you will be issued with a card.

Under 17s Free Swimming Times

Active Living Centre

Sunday 3 - 4pm (Lane swimming only)

Regional Pool & Tennis Centre

Monday 25th of October 1-2pm & 2-3pm (Lane swimming only)
Tuesday 26th of October 2- 3pm (Lane swimming only)
Wednesday 27th of October 1- 2pm & 2- 3pm (Lane swimming only)
Thursday 28th of October 1- 2pm & 2- 3pm (Lane swimming only)
Friday 29th of October 1- 2pm & 2- 3pm (Lane swimming only)​​​​​​​

 

Free Swimming for Over 60’s

Over 60s can swim for free during designated times at any Newport Live pool. To be eligible for free swimming you must possess a free swim card. Application forms can be downloaded here and can be returned to any Newport Live venue where you will be issued with a card. Please bring with you proof of eligibility e.g. pension book, driving licence etc.

Over 60s Free Swimming Times

Active Living Centre
Saturday 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Regional Pool & Tennis Centre
Wednesday 8am - 9am

Thursday 1pm - 2pm & 2pm - 3pm

Saturday 3pm - 4pm

Sunday 3pm - 4pm,  4pm - 5pm & 5pm - 6pm

Do you swim more regularly – why not try our Aqua 60 memberships?

 

Free Swimming for Armed Forces & Veterans

Members of the armed forces and veterans can swim for free all year round at public and adult only swim sessions at any Newport Live pool. To be eligible for free swimming you must possess a Defence Privilege Card. For further information on the scheme and to apply for your Defence Privilege Card please visit www.defencediscountservice.co.uk.

Free swimming sessions must be booked in advance. 

Visit What's On to book

Please book the public swimming session at the free swimming times shown above and if you are Under 16 or Over 60 the system will automatically remove any charges. 

 

Free swimming is a partnership between the Welsh Government and Newport Live to encourage people lead a happier and healthier lifestyle.