In line with tier 4 restrictions, our leisure centres are currently closed. We look forward to seeing you as soon as we are able to reopen.
Tone the body and relax the mind with swimming in our 25m x 10 lane main pool or having fun in our 10m learning pool at Riverside Leisure Centre.
To keep staff and customers safe, there are some changes to how we operate:
You will only be allowed entry up to 30 minutes after your session start time. After this you will not be able to join the session.
Social distancing should be observed at all times where possible
You can read the latest guidance from Swim Englandon returning to swimming.
Monday to Friday, open to 9am and 5pm to close
Saturday and Sunday, open to 12pm
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Saturday and Sunday, 12pm to close
Discounted (under 21s): £5.50
Under 5: £1.50
Family: £17.70 (one adult and three children or two adults and two children).
All discounted: £4.60
Family: £14.80 (one adult and three children ortwo adults and two children).
Discounted (under 21s): £4.50
Under 5: free
Family: £14.70 (one adult and three childrenor two adults and two children).
All discounted: £3.60
Family: £11.80 (one adult and three children or two adults and two children).
Save money by upgrading to an ourChelmsford Plus or monthly Premium membership.
£12: for 6 people (including children)
If you are a monthly member, you can book up to 10 days in advance
If you are an ourChelmsford Plus cardholder, you can book 7 days in advance
If you are an ourChelmsford Lite cardholder, you can book 2 days in advance
To keep everyone safe, we operate adult to child ratios and maximum capacity at our swimming pools
Children that are seven years and under can’t use the pool by themselves
A person 16 years or over can accompany:
Children who usually wear nappies, must wear a swim nappy in the pool. These can be purchased at reception
Monday to Friday, 6am to 9pm Saturday and Sunday, 6am to 7pm Bank holidays: see facility opening timetables
All prices are correct to 31 March 2021.
All information correct at time of publishing. Please check before each visit.
Riverside Leisure Centre Victoria Road Chelmsford Essex CM1 1FG
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