A good and fast 25m pool on the outskirts of Leicester. Easy to get to from the S Leicester by-pass & M1.
Good facilites and a popular venue for the City of Leicester & Leicester Penguin Meets.
Pool Name Braunstone Leisure Centre Address 2 Hamelin Road
Tel No. 0116 229 3229 email@example.com Map Link Google Map Website http://www.leicester.gov.uk/sports Pool size 25m x 8 lane Warm-up Pool Yes Separate 15m pool usually available through the day.
Not available fro Friday night meets normally
Electronic timing Yes Results disply Yes Large screen. Can post short names
Car Park Yes Large car park outside pool. Free.
Can fill up during very popular meets
Spectator facilities Balcony one side. Steeply tiered, ?6 rows seats. Limited balcony space, heavily udner pressure during big meets
Nominal seating is 300..
Cafe Yes Good range of food & drink.
Large area with tables & chairs and limited view of the pool.
Excelent bacon and sausage butties.
Changing Facilities Good 'Changing Village'
Space round pool Good, with seats Limited space around main pool but augmented by space around warm-up pool.
Public Transport WiFi No PA System Yes Good & clear
Local Hotels Local Shopping Local shops abut 1mi down main road to Leicester.
Fosse Park shopping complex about 3mi away
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