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All you need to know – Fire Fighter’s Leisure Pool

Marine Court, Maltravers Road, Littlehampton, West Sussex BN17 5BF

PLEASE NOTE: If you have attended Baby and Pre-school classes at the Fire Fighter's please note that this is a different pool with a separate entrance on Maltravers Road.

We can’t wait to welcome you to Swim Academy at the Fire Fighter’s Charity – in the meantime, here’s some information that we hope you find useful. Have a splashtastic time!

Location: The Fire Fighter's Charity. Please go to the side door located on Maltravers Road. Our Poolside Assistant will then come and show you to the pool area.

Parking: Please note that Puddle Ducks customers are not able to use the Fire Fighter's Charity car park.  However there is plenty of on road parking. 

Essential information:

  • Please go to the side door on the left-hand side of the building. Our Poolside Assistant will then come and show you to the pool area.
  • Please do not arrive more than 15 minutes before your class to avoid congestion in the changing rooms
  • Please do not enter the pool unless told to do so by your teacher
  • Please shower before entering the pool – there are shower’s in the changing rooms
  • Strictly no eating or smoking by the pool or in the changing rooms
  • Please note that you will pass through the Fire Fighter's accommodation to access the pool so please do so quietly and without running.

Changing rooms: There are male and female changing rooms with toilets. The changing rooms are next to the pool.

Exclusivity: Puddle Ducks have exclusive use of the pool during hire times.

Access: Spectators may sit poolside.  Shoes should be removed.  Spectators must not block the fire exit.

Technical information:

Pool temperature: 29°C. 
Poolside assistant: There is a Puddle Ducks poolside assistant who will let you in and be present at all times.
Depth: 1.2m 
Helping you to make your special time last even longer…that’s the Puddle Ducks’ difference

The seafront is just a few minutes’ walk away and the East Beach café is a lovely place to have something to eat or drink before or after your class.