Clipstone Lido was popular with families until it closed in 1984

Ten fantastic memories of Clipstone Lido

We are taking a trip down memory lane to Clipstone Lido with this fantastic photo gallery from the 60s right through until the 80s.

Tuesday, 20th April 2021, 6:26 pm

The lido was built on the site of former tennis courts by female volunteers in 1963 and opened a year later

It had a variety of pools to suit all levels of swimming abilities, including one for diving and a smaller pool for younger children, and was extremely popular until its closure in August 1984.

Entrance was subsidised by Clipstone Colliery Miners’ Welfare and boasted facilities such as a hothouse, cafe, changing rooms and first aid room.

Take a look through our galley to see if you can spot anyone you know.

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