New Guidance For 2007
All children under the age of 8 years to be accompanied by a responsible person, aged at least 16 years. They must accompany all children under the age of eight into the swimming pool. Whilst in the pool, the responsible person should maintain a constant watch over the children for whom they are responsible for and be in close contact with those of their children who are weak or non swimmers.
Non-swimming children who cannot stand up in the pool must wear armbands.
In such a circumstance the following rules apply:
One adult can accompany three children aged 4 - 7 years.
One adult with two children under the age of eight, where one or both may be under the age of four.
Children under the age of seven are allowed to go into the opposite sex changing rooms with their parents.