Closed for 2020, but already preparing for 2021!

With heavy hearts the pool committee has decided that the pool will not be able to open this year. This is a very sad decision, but the costs of running the pool for such limited amount of time make it very difficult to justify. However, we are planning to use the time to make badly … Continued

Ashburton pool is part of the plastic-free movement

We have been awarded “Plastic Free Status” for reducing our use of single-use plastics at the pool, particularly a challenge as we cannot use glass or ceramics in the cafe because of the risk of them smashing around swimmers bare feet! Heatherbelle Bates and Kate Humphries, both volunteers, focused avoiding plastic bottles in the cafe … Continued

Ashburton Pool Opening Day – Free Swimming and Celebrations!

Join us for fun at the pool to celebrate our opening as a community run pool! Free swimming and there will be a bouncy castle kindly donated by Moorfun Events,  face-painting, fantastic cakes and a raffle! The Portreeve and Bailiff will be jumping in an cutting the ribbon at 1pm. The new Mayor, John Nutley, … Continued