List of council-funded women-only swimming sessions

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Dear Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council,

1. Please list all council-funded public swimming pools that provide 'women only' or 'ladies only' (or similarly described) swimming sessions in your local authority.

2. Which of the listed facilities that advertise 'women only' or 'ladies only' (or similarly described) swimming sessions, provide an environment that is exclusively single sex, i.e., for females only, and which facilities provide a session that is mixed sex, i.e., do not exclude males who identify as a woman?

3. Please send me a copy of the council policy or policies that cover the provision of 'women only' or 'ladies only' (or similarly described) swimming sessions.

4. Please tell me, do the council-funded leisure centres and sports facilities provide single sex changing rooms and showers in your local authority?

Yours faithfully,
Mrs F. McGinty

FOI Team, Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council

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Ms McGinty,

 

Further to your request for the information dated 10th August 2023, Neath
Port Talbot County Borough Council’s response is as below:-

 

 

 1. Please list all council-funded public swimming pools that provide
'women only' or 'ladies only' (or similarly described) swimming
sessions in your local authority.

 

 2. Which of the listed facilities that advertise 'women only' or 'ladies
only' (or similarly described) swimming sessions, provide an
environment that is exclusively single sex, i.e., for females only,
and which facilities provide a session that is mixed sex, i.e., do not
exclude males who identify as a woman?

 

 3. Please send me a copy of the council policy or policies that cover the
provision of 'women only' or 'ladies only' (or similarly described)
swimming sessions.

 

 4. Please tell me, do the council-funded leisure centres and sports
facilities provide single sex changing rooms and showers in your local
authority?

 

 

NPTCBC Response: 

NPTCBC would not hold this data.

 

Public Swimming Pool are run by Celtic Leisure.

 

Their contact details can be found on the following link : [1]Welcome to
Celtic Leisure - Celtic Leisure

 

 

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Head of Legal & Democratic Services

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Port Talbot

SA13 1PJ

 

 

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