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    8 Lane 25 metre pool

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    Swimming sauna and steam room

Swimming at Bletchley

Whether you are looking for swimming lessons, wet and wild splash sessions, a venue for a kids pool party, a relaxing swim or an invigorating work out – we have the pool for you!

We have an 8 lane 25 metre certified competition swimming pool which is 0.9m at the shallow end with a continuous gradient down to 1.8m at the deep end. 

Swimming is a great form of general exercise and an excellent way to tone up and trim down. Just swimming a few lengths involves all the major muscle groups. Water supports your weight and takes the stress off your joints so you can put your body through a good work out without your knees, hips or spine paying the price.

Swimming can also be soothing, relaxing and best of all great fun! Visit Bletchley Leisure Centre today and find out more about swimming facilities in Milton Keynes.

See what's happening in the pool right now..

With our live pool programme which you can ownload straight to your iPhone!   Looking for lane or public swimming? Use the Filter Button on the live timetable to show your preferred session,  then click on the calendar for your day of choice.  Select print for your own personal timetable!

When the pool is busy some lanes may be removed without prior notice for health and safety and other operational reasons. Where possible, updates will be made to the live programme.  You are welcome to download our traditional style programmes but please note these are for guidance only.


Essential Info

Printed Pool Programme

In addition to the LIVE pool timetable above you are welcome to download our traditional pdf style programme. This is subject to change without notice. When the pool is busy some lanes may be removed without prior notice for health and safety and other operational reasons. Where possible, updates will be made to the live programme.

Pool programme- Standard - from 24 April  2017

Pool Programme 1 -7 May 2017 inc. Bank Holiday

Pool Programme 29 May - 4 June 2017 - Half-Term inc. Bank Holiday and FREE MK50 Splash Day



Swimming Galas- Next date -Sunday 14 May, 2017

Our pool is certified for competitions and used for club and national level swimming galas. Our next gala is Sunday 14 May, 2017. The pool will be closed until 7.45pm when it will re-open until 9.30pm. We strongly advise everyone interested in casual swimming or swimschool to check the pool programme on the swimming page before making your journey. For dates affecting Swim School see our dedicated SwimSchool page.  

Gala Poster - from March 2017

Family Fun Swim - every Saturday 

Every Saturday at 2.45pm-3.45pm - so come and splash out with us!  See our price list below for details. Open to all on pay as you go collect loyalty points and get a free swim with our Loyalty Card.  Upgrade to our Leisure Card for discounts and loyalty points. Free to junior members, Fitness Members and swim only members. 


Crash Course - 29 May - 2June 2017

Learn to swim this half term - get a head start and save on swimming lessons with our Crash Course which will run at the same time each day. -Stage 1 from 8.30am - 9am and then stage 2 from 9am - 9.30am.  Entire week costs only £30  (including bank holiday Monday) - and includes a FREE one week swim pass - to practise those new skills. BOOKING NOW so call reception on 01908 377251 for more details.


Become a Lifeguard - NPLQ - 29 May - 2 June 2017

Royal Life saving Society,  RLSS Lifeguard course will take place here at Bletchley from 29 May - 3 June. 9am-6pm each day.  The course which costs £250 includes all materials and gives you a full national pool lifeguard qualification NPLQ. Content Includes Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, First Aid, Swimming Pool Supervision, Rescue and Emergency Plan.  For further details email Sam Lewington.  To BOOK contact Laura Knight or Matt Coleman on 01727 744291 or  email  our admin dept at head office.

MK50 FREE Splash Event- Saturday 3 June 2017

Celebrate MK50 with us at our FREE summer splash event in the pool on Saturday 3 June, 2017.  Fun and games start at 1pm after swimming lessons which will take place as normal.  Full details to follow soon.

Sauna and Steam rooms

These are open from 7am weekdays and from 8am at weekends. Users must be aged 16 plus. We have a modern 'Changing Village' with free use of showers and integral hair dryers. Lockers operate using a £1 coin returned automatically after use. FREE to swim only members and full members. Ask at reception for details. (image for ref only).

Swimming Lesson availability

We offer lessons for all ages from 6 months to adults and follow the Amateur Swimming Association’s National Plan for Teaching Swimming (NPTS) to ensure that levels of tuition and service remain high. Our teachers reward every acheivement however big or small. Free assessment with a level 2 qualified instructor before enrollment. Follow your childs progress on line with HomePortal plus options to pay by direct debit.  For more information ask at reception. See our dedicated swimschool web page for the latest spaces.


In partnership with the ASA

FREE Swimming Assessment for Juniors and Adults with a qualified ASA Level II qualified swim teacher. Follow the 25 steps to the Complete Swimmer Award. To book call reception on 01908 377251.

Bletchley free swim scheme

If you are aged over 60 or under 16 and live within one of the areas covered by West Blechley Town Council you may be entitled to free swimming during public sessions. Please check the form for your area for eligibility and proof required.

  • West Bletchley - MK3 postcodes
  •  Bletchley and Fenny Stratford - Please note that Bletchley and Fenny Stratford Town Council have now closed their free swim scheme.  Bletchley Leisure Centre will continue to discount your swim until your card expires- please ask our reception team for details.

Pool Parties- Splash out!

Splash out and hire the entire swimming pool. One hour party sessions available on Saturday and Sunday between 4pm and 6.15pm. For details call reception on 01908 377251.  Hamsterzorb parties are welcome too.  See our Children's party page for more details. Please note that public and lane swimming are suspended during party hours. Please check dates and times on our live pool programme before beginning your journey.  

Children's Party Page

More in the Pool...

  • Swimfit: -  Bring the gym to the pool! 
  • Aqua Aerobics - You don't need to be able to swim to join in. 

Simply the best!  

Our Favourite Swimmers on Active in Time have put us in the top 20 pools in the country. Let's make Bletchley the best by becoming a favourite today! 


Swimming Pool TimeTable

Term Time Pool Programme UPDATED  20 April 2017


Bodywork TimeTable

FITNESS CLASS TIMETABLE- Updated from January 2017- includes aqua classes


Pay as you go TimeTable

Pay-as you go Pricelist from 1 april 2017