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On a relatively sunny day, I thought I’d head south of the river to visit some friends and either go to Brixton Rec pool or Brockwell Park Lido. 813 more words

St. George slays them all!

After spending nearly 8 months looking for a swimming pool near my work (Aldgate East) and convinced there must be one, I went back to the search function on the Better website yet again. 678 more words

Finchley Lidoesn't open 

Firstly, check the Lido is open before you set off! “They don’t open it unless it’s above 22 degrees outside, as this can lead to hypothermia and a host of other things”the girl in the changing rooms said. 564 more words


Working late into the evening and finding more and more swimming pools is becoming quite the challenge! Having researched a pool that I could get to, swim and get out by 9pm with my dwindling list, led me to searching East London, and the daunting area of Canary Wharf. 395 more words

Mile Ends too soon

As the Olympic pool is shut for an event, I have had to look elsewhere for a pre-work weekday swim. As, I imagine have a lot of other people. 322 more words