WeSwim Old Street FAQ’s

Below are frequently asked questions related to WeSwim Old Street and Ironmonger Row Baths specifically. If you have questions questions related to WeSwim sessions generally then you can read them here.

There are no steps getting into the leisure centre or from reception to the pool. Electric wheelchairs can navigate the whole way step free.

We currently work in both the smaller training pool and a couple of lanes of the large pool at Ironmonger Row Baths:

Small Pool
There is accessible shallow steps into the pool, a platform hoist, and wet side wheelchair.

Large Pool
The large pool also has platform hoist with wet side chair, and also has an arm hoist.

There is one male, one female changing and one unisex changing room. There is also a separate disabled changing room, with a hoist. The unisex changing rooms have small cubicles in them. The shower area is unisex and by the entrance to the pool.

Special water wheelchairs are available for use in the changing and pool area.

The lockers at Ironmonger Row Baths take a £1.00 coin.