Notices

ITS HALF TERM

Just a note to confirm our HALF TERM HOLIDAY for 2017

Our final club session will be on Wednesday 18 October 2017. We will return on Wednesday 1 November 2017.

We look forward to welcoming all back after your break, seeing new members, and presenting on-going awards, from, Rookie to Life Support, Bronze, Silver and Gold Survive and Save

Enjoy your half term Holiday, and remember BE SAFE AROUND WATER

We are looking forward to meeting NEW members in NOVEMBER, don't forget we have been running Lifesaving courses for 39 years..........


Hello All Members

I Trust you are enjoying the summer vacation, and will return to us fully re-charged, eager for more awards

We will start at our new venue (Blue Coat Private School) at 19.00 hours on Wednesday 6 September 2017, as this will be the first visit for some teachers and TA's this first week will be TEACHER TRAINING

Will will commence classes at 19.00 hours on WEDNESDAY 13 SEPTEMBER 2017, offering our normal timetable of dry side and pool work. For the first couple of weeks, we will have a member of staff on the school entrance door, who you will recognise, they will offer directions should you need them

We look forward to seeing you all on 13 September, safely back from your summer vacation, with lots of news and experiences to share



CLUB AGM 2017

We are holding our club AGM on WEDNESDAY 12 JULY 2017

All are welcome, together with any prospective new members

In order for us to allocate correct seating, please contact us, via the web site, confirming how many attendees will be present, we don't want anyone standing, as in previous years

We look forward to seeing everyone at the AGM



We are now enjoying the excellent facilities at our new venue, The Blue Coat School Edgbaston, AND its the time of year to welcome NEW members to the club, if you are interested in joining us, this for Rookie, Life Support or Survive and Save awards, please email Sharon Jones at info@northfieldlsc.org.uk or call Derrick Beckett on 07970 973404

We are looking forward to meeting NEW members in SEPTEMBER, don't forget we have been running Lifesaving courses for 37 years


Northfield Lifesaving Club & Venue

As you are aware, Northfield Swimming Pool has been taken over by a private company, and will be closing, within the next six months. At the current time we do not know any dates, as it is difficult to obtain any information from Birmingham City Council.

I am pleased to say that last week, Blue Coat Private School, Harborne (they have extremely good facilities) made contact with Jonathan Stanton and confirmed that they could accommodate us on our normal Wednesday evenings (at the same time). We appreciate that this may be a little further afield for people to travel but the good news is, that we can still continue as a Club.

To date the response from all parents and carers has been most positive, and we are looking forward to securing the new venue

I have attached the letter handed to all present at club on 3 June 2015, please download and confirm if you will be able to attend the new venue

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Congratulations to the members who achieved their Silver Beach Awards this year. Pictured are the members who received their certificates at club recently plus Derrick Beckett and Rose Link who trained and assessed the members at Bournemouth in July.

Pictured from left to right are Zoe Panting, Emily Johnson, John Davies, Nils Heising, Kelly Meakin and Deepi Keerthy. Roanna Killilea, Francesca Haydon-White and Shobi Keerthy also achieved their Silver Beach Awards.

Congratulations to all and well done.



Congratulations to the members who achieved their Survive and Save Bronze Beach Award in July 2014 at Bournemouth Beach. Pictured with their awards from left to right; John Davies, Emily Johnson, Roanna Killilea, Deepi Keerthy, Nils Heising, Zoe Panting, Kelly Meakin, Francesca Haydon-White and Shobi Keerthy. Well done to you all.


Below this message you will find the club welcome pack. Every member must read, as it contains information about the club and club rules. It also contains contact numbers for teachers should they be required.

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