Make a New Year splash in pools

Swimming lessons are being offered at council pools in Killingworth, Wallsend, Tynemouth and Whitley Bay.

Tynemouth Pool is holding diving lessons on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, as well as swimming lessons.

Sessions are also being held at Hadrian Leisure Centre on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, with those taking place at the Lakeside Centre, in Killingworth, on Wednesdays and Thursday.

Adult beginner sessions will take place at Waves in Whitley Bay on Mondays and Wednesdays.

For more contact the Lakeside Centre on (0191) 643 4177, Waves on (0191) 643 2600, Hadrian Leisure Centre on (0191) 643 2025 or Tynemouth Pool on (0191) 643 2900.