Christchurch Meadows paddling pool opens on 27 May

Get ready to make a splash this summer – Christchurch Meadows popular paddling pool reopens from Saturday 27 May, in time for the half-term.

The pool has been thoroughly cleaned and resealed in preparation for welcoming everyone back for a paddle.

From 27 May, the pool will be open and staffed daily:

Seven days a week, Monday to Sunday

Term time:

  • Monday – Friday 11am to 5pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 10am to 6pm

School holidays:

  • Monday to Sunday 10am to 6pm

The pool will be open throughout the summer until Sunday 3 September 2023.

For families looking to get out and about, there are many beautiful parks and gardens in Reading with play areas and space to play games. Find out more at

GLL, who currently run Reading’s Leisure Centres on behalf of the Council will be taking over the running of the pool this year.

Last updated on 23/05/2023