FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

08 April 2022

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

Please could you send me the following information in response to these questions.

 

1) How many publicly accessible* swimming pools were there in your local authority area on March 31st 2019?

2) How many publicly accessible swimming pools were there in your local authority area on March 31st 2022?

3) Please name the pools that are currently operating a timetable for public swimming.

 

If a pool was or is temporarily closed please indicate this -- or if a pool is earmarked for closure in the near future, please provide details.

If there is other information pertinent to my enquiry please send it or indicate where it is available.

 

*By publicly accessibly pools I mean either council owned/operated or those that are owned/operated by a not-for-profit leisure provider which is running the facilities for the community (eg better leisure/fusion etc) and to which you direct members of the public via your website/leisure services site.



East Herts Council Response

08 April 2022

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

1) How many publicly accessible* swimming pools were there in your local authority area on March 31st 2019?

x5 pools managed by East Herts Council

The Council does not hold lists of facilities managed by other parties or direct members of the public via our website to other facilities

2) How many publicly accessible swimming pools were there in your local authority area on March 31st 2022?

x4 pools managed by East Herts Council.  One pool is temporarily closed under refurbishment

The Council does not hold lists of facilities managed by other parties or direct members of the public via our website to other facilities

3) Please name the pools that are currently operating a timetable for public swimming.

See details on our Council web site:

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/sports-leisure-and-parks/gyms-and-swimming-pools

 

If you are unsatisfied with the way the Council has handled your request please let us know in the first instance so that an internal review can be carried out. Additionally,  If you have any queries about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

For re-use of information and conditions on the use of personal data  please see

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/information-requests/re-use-council-information

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

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Thank you for your request.