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Capsize safety session, Aug 2021

Capsize safety session, August 1st 2021   Quote of the day: “Never thought that when I got told I had cancer… that 5 years later I would be throwing myself into the river Mersey for fun. Thanks everyone for an enjoyable day”   ~ Sue Tennant Safety on the water […]

Theatre Outing, July 2021: Ellen & Rigby

Theatre Outing, 24th July 2021   On a sunny afternoon in July, when Covid-19 restrictions were quite relaxed, a group of Pool Of Life ladies had an afternoon trip to the Royal Court Theatre to watch the two-character play Ellen and Rigby. Pre-show refreshments were consumed in the outside terrace […]

Windermere: 2021

Wonderful Windermere   In late June 2021, when lockdown restrictions were eased, a group of Pool Of Life members along with friends and family had a fun weekend surrounded by the beauty of Windermere. Lake Windermere The group stayed at Park Cliffe Camping and Caravan Estate. Pods are available for […]

Sue Banner’s Flower Ceremony

Sue Banner’s Flower Ceremony 28th April 2019 On the 8th February 2019, our beautiful friend and fellow paddler Sue lost her long and courageous battle with Breast Cancer. She was incredibly strong and positive right throughout her 3-year secondary diagnosis and was an inspiration to us all here at Pool […]