Sandford Parks Lido Latest News

Sunday 3rd August 2014 - Ron Coltman MBE

We are deeply saddened at the loss of Ron and our thoughts are with his family at this sad time.


Wednesday 18th June 2014 - Children's pool opening

We are extremely happy to announce that after extensive refurbishment work the children’s pool area is now ready for use and will be open to the public from 11am tomorrow morning (19th June). It will mean the completion of the £150,000 refurbishment project which has included the installation of a new underground suction pipe, a new safety surface around the youngster’s pool and an expansion of the lawn.


Sunday 11th May 2014 - Children's Pool currently unavailable

Children’s Pool Please note that the children’s pool is currently unavailable.  A reopening date will follow in due course.


Thursday 8th May 2014 - Lido opens this Saturday 10th May at 11am

  The lido will open its gates to swimmers for the first time in 2014 on Saturday 10th May at 11am.   The outdoor heated swimming facility will celebrate by holding its annual ‘Turning Back Time’ day with entrance thrown back to the 1935 price of 2 pence (equivalent of sixpence) and staff dressed in traditional navy white’s uniform.


Wednesday 19th March 2014 - 2014 season dates

We are pleased to announce dates for the 2014 season.   The lido will open with its annual ‘Turning Back Time’ celebration on Saturday 10th May at 11am.