Safety concerns close swim pool

THE main swimming pool at Barnstaple Leisure Centre has been closed for this weekend at least because of concerns over the safety of the diving boards. All swimming club activities have been halted and lifesaving competitions moved to Ilfracombe swimming

THE main swimming pool at Barnstaple Leisure Centre has been closed for this weekend at least because of concerns over the safety of the diving boards.

All swimming club activities have been halted and lifesaving competitions moved to Ilfracombe swimming pool.

The six-lane pool will remain closed until Monday at least, but its exact reopening date is not known.


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