Tel: 01653 693937 

 
Pool History 
 

 
An open-air, unheated pool was built in Norton next to the railway line in 1901. It was covered, heating installed and re-opened in 1967 by Norton Urban District Council. 
 
Sport & Leisure Management (SLM) are now operating the sports and leisure facilities in Pickering and Norton, which are owned by Ryedale District Council. 
 
 
 
SLM is the leading leisure management company operating leisure centres and cultural services nationwide in partnership with local councils since 1987, ando operate under their brand "Everyone Active". 
 
The Derwent Pool has a 25m x 8.5m indoor heated swimming pool and has a full programme of private and public swim sessions, private lessons, parent and toddler, private hire and pool fun sessions. 
 
 
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