From the 1970's

The following article was taken from the Lancaster Guardian, Friday February 22nd 1974. The picture shows the pool shortly before it was modernised in the same year. The retractable roof is still to appear, but is still talked about in various forms.

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The following article was taken from Lancaster Guardian, Friday June 24th 1974. The wooden hut seen at the top of the lower picture was the old pay kiosk. It was made level by setting it on cut-down telegraph poles.

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From the 1990's

The following article was taken from Lancaster Guardian, Friday May 29th 1992.

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The following article was taken from a local paper in 1993.

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From the 2000's

The following article was taken from The Lancaster Guardian, 26th May 2000. The article covered the opening of the new changing rooms and showering facilities. The article was a large spread, so for readability it is reproduced in it's original two halves below.

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The following article was taken from The Independent's 'The Information' magazine, 5th August 2000. The article covered the 50 best swimming pools in the world. Ingleton Swimming Pool came in at number 37, just ahead of the Lourdes Sanctuary in France! There was no picture alas and the article was pretty factually inaccurate, putting the pool in Lancashire instead of Yorkshire (a brave thing to do around here!), and having the pool still filled from the river, but hey - we're in the top 50 pools in the world, so let's not quibble!

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