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Swimming: Concessions

Volume 498: debated on Monday 2 November 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many applications for funding from pot 4 of the Free Swimming Capital Modernisation Programme were received in the first funding round; and in respect of which swimming pools these applications were received. (297113)

Sport England advises that there were 133 applications for funding from pot 4 of the 2009-10 Free Swimming Capital Modernisation Programme in the first funding round. Of the 133 applications, 86 were for public swimming pools. These 86 applications correspond to the following projects:

Organisation

Project name

Babergh District Council

Improvements to Hadleigh Swimming Pool

Blaby District Council

Enderby Leisure Centre—Invest To Achieve

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Bolton Town Centre Pool

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Horwich Leisure Centre

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Farnworth Leisure Centre

Burnley Council

Padiham Leisure Centre

Bury Council

Modern pools for Modern People—Castle Leisure Centre

Bury Council

Modern pools for Modern People—Radcliffe Pool and Fitness Centre

Calderdale Borough Council

New build of Sowerby Bridge Pool

Calderdale Borough Council

New build of Brighouse pool

Cannock Chase

New Swimming Pool

Chesterfield Borough Council

Queens Park Sports Centre

Chichester DC

Westgate Leisure Centre Enhancement

Chiltern DC

Chiltern DC—Capital Swimming Project at 3 sites

Chorley Council

Swim Chorley Capital Improvements—All Seasons Leisure Centre

Chorley Council

Swim Chorley Capital Improvements—Brinscall Pool

City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council

New Bradford City Centre Pool

City of London

Golden Lane Leisure Centre Refurbishment and Improvement

Colchester Borough Council

Fitness and Teaching Pool Refurbishment in Colchester

Arena Sports Centre

Arena Community Swimming Pool

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Hoyland Leisure Centre

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dearnside Leisure Centre

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Royston Leisure Centre

Birmingham City Council

Modernising Swimming in Birmingham—3 parts (Wyndley Leisure Centre and 4 temp pools on school sites)

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Westhoughton Leisure Centre

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Sharpies Community Leisure Centre

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation —Turton Community Leisure Centre

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Ladybridge Community Leisure Centre

Bolton District Council

Swimming Pool Modernisation—Jubilee Pool

Castle Point Borough Council

Runnymede Swimming Pool

Cedar Park School

Cedar Park School Swimming Pool Enclosure

Charnwood Borough Council

South Charnwood Pool (Wreake Valley Community College)

Coventry City Council

President Kennedy School

Derbyshire County Council

Brookfield Specialist Sports College Swimming Pool Project

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council

A Mega Splash at Armthorpe Sports Centre

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council

A Mega Splash at Thorne Sports Centre

Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Swimming Transformation

Flora McDonald Junior School

Enclosing outside swimming pool

Harrow Council

Splashing Out (3 sites)

Kennet District Council

Pewsey Changing refurbishment

Kirklees Metropolitan Council

Batley Swimming Initiative

Leicester City Council

Northfield House Primary School

Luton Borough Council

Modernising Swimming Facilities

Milton Keynes UA

Wroughton Leisure Centre Modernisation

Milton Keynes UA

Stantonbury Campus Pool Modernisation Project

New Scotland Hill Primary School

Refurbishment of swimming pool

North Dorset DC

Blanford LC—Free Swimming Capital Development

North Lincs Swimming Capital Modernisation Programme

Riddings Pool

Nottingham City Council

Replace Noel St pool with new pool adj to Djanogly Academy

NW Leicestershire District Council

Ibstock Community College

NW Leicestershire District Council

King Edward VII community College

Purbeck District Council

Purbeck Sports Centre—Pool Plant Renewal

Colchester Borough Council

Fitness Pool Changing Room Facility Upgrade

Colchester Borough Council

Fitness Pool Conversion

Colchester Borough Council

Fitness Pool General Swimming Facility Upgrade

Colchester Borough Council

Fitness Pool Training and Teaching Room Extension

Corby Borough Council

Corby East Midlands International Pool

Corby Borough Council

Corby East Midlands International Pool

Council of the Isles of Scilly

Normandy pool—All weather cover for outdoor swimming pool

Daventry District Council

Modernisation of Daventry Leisure Centre

Derbyshire Dales District Council

Ashbourne Swimming Pool

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council

A Mega Splash at Dearne Valley Leisure Centre

Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council

A Mega Splash at the Dome

Erewash Borough Council

West Park Leisure Centre Changing Rooms

Fenland District Council

Fenland's Swimming Facility modernisation programme

Fenland District Council

Manor Leisure Centre Swimming Pool Improvements Project

Fenland District Council

Hudson Leisure Centre Wisbech Swimming Pool Improvements

Gateshead Council

Leisure Centre Blaydon

Halton Borough Council

Kingsway Village Change

Harborough District Council

Harborough Leisure Centre—changing room modernisation

Hartlepool Borough Council

Mill House Leisure Centre

High Peak Borough Council

Buxton Spa Pool, Glossop Pool (2 applications)

Leeds City Council

Water treatment

Leeds City Council

Pool Covers

Leeds City Council

Lighting

Leeds City Council

Access

Leeds City Council

Scott Hall Aquatics Modernisation

Leeds City Council

Kirkstall Aquatics Modernisation

Leicester City Council

Various City Leisure Centres—7 sites

London Borough of Barking and Dagenham (Abbey, Goresbrook and Dagenham)

No Barriers—Inviting, Safe, Secure

London Borough of Brent

Changing Room Access Improvement—Willesden

London Borough of Brent

Refurbishment of wetside changing rooms—Vale Farm

London Borough of Enfield

Improvement to Southgate Leisure Centre

London Borough of Enfield

Improving Enfield's Swimming

London Borough of Lambeth

Brixton Recreation Centre Swimming Pool modernisation

London Borough of Redbridge

Ilford Pool Development

London Borough of Waltham Forest

Swim Safe for All

London Borough of Waltham Forest

Swimming Pool Improvements

Milton Keynes

Swimming pools modernisation programme

Milton Keynes UA

Middleton Pool modernisation

North East Derbyshire District Council

Refurbishment of Sharley Park Leisure Centre

North Lincs Swimming Capital Modernisation Programme

Ancholme Leisure Centre

North Tyneside Council

Tynemouth Pool Changing Village

Northampton Borough Council

Danes Camp Teaching Pool

NW Leicestershire District Council

Hermitage Leisure Centre

Redcar and Cleveland BC

4 sites—Saltburn LC, Loftus LC, Eston Sports Academy, Guisborough

Rugby Borough Council

Free Swimming Initiative—Ken Marriot Leisure Centre

Salford City Council

Broughton Pool—Modernisation

Sandwell MBC

Sandwell CMP—Haden Hill Leisure B64 7HA

Shropshire Council

The Quarry

Shropshire Council

Oswald Park

South Holland District Council

Castle Pool Modernisation Project

Southwark Council

Camberwell Baths (FSMCF)

St. Albans District Council

Redevelopment of Westminster Lodge Leisure Centre

St. Albans District Council

Cotlandswick Leisure Facility London Colney

St. Helens MBC (St. Helens CSN)

Modernisation of Swimming Pool Changing Rooms

Staffordshire Moorlands District Council

Brough Park Leisure Centre

Stevenage Borough Council

Swimming Centre Changing Village Improvement Works

Stockton on Tees BC (2 sites)

Increasing Participation in Swimming

Tendring District Council

Dovercourt Swimming Pool Changing Room

Tendring District Council

Frinton and Walton Swimming Pool Changing Room Refurbishment

Tendring District Council

Swimming Pool Changing Room Refurbishment

Thanet DC

Ramsgate Sports Centre—New Pool

Walsall Council—Bloxwich Leisure Centre

FSCMP—Walsall Council

Waverley Borough Council

Refurbishment of Farnham Sports Centre wet-side

Westminster City Council

Westminster Capital Modernisation Programme

Wigan Council

Modernisation of Tyldesley Pool

Wigan Leisure and Culture Trust

Modernisation of Hindley Pool

Calderdale Borough Council

New build of Sowerby Bridge / Brighouse Pools

There were also 47 education applications for funding from pot 4 of the 2009-10 Free Swimming Capital Modernisation Programme in the first funding round. These correspond to the following projects:

Organisation

Project name

Shropshire Council

Church Stretton

Shropshire Council

William Brookes School

South Staffordshire DC

Codsall Swimming Pool Refurbishment

South Tyneside MBC

Brinkburn Community School

Wakefield Metropolitan District Council

Hemsworth High School

Wandsworth Council

Southfields Sports College Swimming Pool Extension

Warriner School

Warriner Pool enclosure project

Warrington Borough Council

Orford Park

Waveney District Council

Waterlane Leisure Centre Redevelopment

West Dorset DC

New swimming facilities at Thomas Hardye Leisure Centre

West Wiltshire District Council

Warminster Changing refurbishment

Wigan Council

Modernisation of pool at Ashton Leisure Centre

Woking BC

Modernising outdoor swimming pools—St. Johns Primary Sch, Knapp Hill, Goldsworth

Oxford City Council

Inclusive pool development—City Academy