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New book Lido: A Dip into Outdoor Swimming Pools makes a splash with examples from London to Sydney

This is certainly a great book to plunge into. Lido: A Dip into Outdoor Swimming Pools by author Christopher Beanland showcases the world’s best lidos, from a spaceship-like pool in Hong Kong to Icebergs – a pool full of ‘frothy surf’ in Sydney.  As well as presenting the best places for an alfresco dip, the … Read more New book Lido: A Dip into Outdoor Swimming Pools makes a splash with examples from London to Sydney

New book Lido: A Dip into Outdoor Swimming Pools makes a splash with examples from London to Sydney

This is certainly a great book to plunge into. Lido: A Dip into Outdoor Swimming Pools by author Christopher Beanland showcases the world’s best lidos, from a spaceship-like pool in Hong Kong to Icebergs – a pool full of ‘frothy surf’ in Sydney.  As well as presenting the best places for an alfresco dip, the … Read more New book Lido: A Dip into Outdoor Swimming Pools makes a splash with examples from London to Sydney

Couple spend £18,000 and two years turning their Gloucestershire garden into a natural swimming pool

The backyard bayou: Couple spend £18,000 and two years turning their garden into a plant-filled natural swimming pool that cleans itself with rainwater Caroline and Jon Edwards built a natural swimming pool in their back garden in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, The pool was filled with rainwater from gutters and is kept clean naturally by the 1,500 … Read more Couple spend £18,000 and two years turning their Gloucestershire garden into a natural swimming pool

British woman is hit by a speedboat propellor and killed while swimming by the beach in Corfu 

British woman is hit by a speedboat propeller and killed while swimming by the beach in Corfu The woman was hit by a speedboat while swimming off the Greek holiday island The 60-year-old’s body was found by other bathers and taken to a Corfu hospital Swimmers said she had suffered ‘serious injuries to the lower … Read more British woman is hit by a speedboat propellor and killed while swimming by the beach in Corfu 

Gordon Ramsay shows off the stunning views from his new ‘£50K’ swimming pool in Cornwall

He’s been overseeing renovations at his lavish £4.4million holiday home in Cornwall. And Gordon Ramsay enjoyed the fruits of his labour over bank holiday weekend, showing off the breathtaking views from the new pool he’s had installed at the house.    ‘Now that is what I call a August bank holiday, look at that, beautiful,’ he … Read more Gordon Ramsay shows off the stunning views from his new ‘£50K’ swimming pool in Cornwall

British woman is hit by a speedboat propellor and killed while swimming by the beach in Corfu 

British woman is hit by a speedboat propellor and killed while swimming by the beach in Corfu By Tim Stickings For Mailonline Published: 10:54 BST, 31 August 2020 | Updated: 11:01 BST, 31 August 2020 A British woman was killed after being hit by a boat propeller off the coast of a Greek holiday island.  … Read more British woman is hit by a speedboat propellor and killed while swimming by the beach in Corfu 

Kerry Katona leaps into a swimming pool FULLY CLOTHED as she continues to soak up the sun in Spain

She recently jetted off to Spain for a sun-soaked holiday with her children and boyfriend Ryan Mahoney. And Kerry Katona looked to be in good spirits as she took an unexpected dip in the pool at the resort in Granada on Friday.  The reality star, 39, had been lounging poolside in a skin-tight purple vest top and grey … Read more Kerry Katona leaps into a swimming pool FULLY CLOTHED as she continues to soak up the sun in Spain

Gordon Ramsay shows off his incredible new swimming pool at £4m Cornish home

Gordon Ramsay has shared a glimpse of his incredible new swimming pool at his £4 million holiday home in Cornwall. The TV chef took to Instagram to share a snap of the lavish new pool as he carried his sweet son Oscar, 15 months, after undergoing huge renovation work at his beachside mansion. It comes … Read more Gordon Ramsay shows off his incredible new swimming pool at £4m Cornish home

Sir Paul McCartney strips down to a pair of patterned blue swimming shorts for a dip in the sea 

Sir Paul McCartney showcases his impressive physique as he strips down to a pair of patterned blue swimming shorts for a dip in the sea By Jack Newman For Mailonline Published: 17:04 BST, 17 August 2020 | Updated: 17:13 BST, 17 August 2020 It was recently revealed he could become the next chief of an indigenous … Read more Sir Paul McCartney strips down to a pair of patterned blue swimming shorts for a dip in the sea 

Endurance swimmer, 35, sets off on record-breaking swimming attempt across the Channel

Endurance swimmer, 35, sets off on record-breaking swimming attempt across the Channel aiming to make 21-mile crossing to Calais in 10 hours Chloe McCardel will swim across the Channel to France amid quarantine rules  She plans to stay ‘in’ the country for less than ten minutes before she returns  But the swimmer, aged 35, is … Read more Endurance swimmer, 35, sets off on record-breaking swimming attempt across the Channel