Wirksworth Swimming Pool supporters are vital to our charity. We rely on the generosity of local people and organisations to help us secure the pool’s future. We dedicate this page to thank those who have contributed so far.
Our thanks go to…
Derbyshire Dales District Council for refurbishing the pool and helping with the transition to community operation.
Wirksworth Town Council for funds towards the pool’s running costs and a computer for the reception team.
Derbyshire County Council for funds for a pool cover, through the Community Leadership Scheme, and funds for new teaching and swimming aids via a Sports Action Grant.
Kirk Ireton C of E Primary School for their donation to buy woggles for swimming lessons.
Diversey UK Ltd, community team for funds towards learn to swim aids.
LEADER in the Peak District Rural Action Zone, part of the Rural Development Programme for England, which is jointly funded by Defra and the European Union, and is delivered by Derbyshire Economic Partnership
Derbyshire Community Foundation for help to access funding from the John Weston Charitable Fund for the learn to swim award scheme badges and wall charts. Also the Michael & Annie Hall Community Foundation to help develop a water safety lecture to deliver to Derbyshire Dales Schools.
Derbyshire Aggregates for donating Winter Rock Salt for pathways.
Traid Links for fundraising towards window blinds.
H Bonsall Electrical Services, to Mike Bonsall for continuing advice on electrical issues.
Wirksworth Community Quiz organisers and participants for donation of £769.63 and £816.33
Steve Bull, for sponsoring the development of our toddler badge scheme.
Wirksworth Rotary Club for their donation to recondition the sand filter.
The Wirksworth Masonic Lodge for donations towards fundraising projects
RD Software Ltd Richard Daldorph for his IT and Epos support.
Hilary Shedel for donating her time and supplying photography for the pool website and promotional materials.
Our fantastic pupils for their support of sponsored events raising over £3000
We must also thank everyone who uses the pool as your on-going support is invaluable.
If you would like to raise funds for the pool, or to make a donation please call 01629 825704.