‘Swim-In’ At Newcastle City Pool In Fight Against Closures


Read Sky | Tyne and Wear

Swimmers gathered together at Newcastle City Pool for an aqua-zumba session with a serious message.

Around 150 people took part in a part in the ‘swim in’ protest against Newcastle City Council’s plans to close the pool as part of major budget cuts.

There was also an, ehm, Last Naked Swim. With (thankfully blurred) video

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