22 august 2020

Reopening guidelines for members of The Drumsheugh Baths Club 

Dear Member,

We are delighted to share with you the news that the Scottish Government has allowed swimming pools and gyms to reopen under strict new operational guidelines. We know this has been long awaited and we want to thank you once again for your continued support during these difficult months.

The Club will reopen at 06.30 on Monday 31st August under temporary operating procedures.

Please find attached copies of the guidelines:

Booking system for pool and fitness classes

Temporary Operating Procedures

Entry to the Club

To support NHS Track and Trace, each member must swipe their membership card on entry.

Booking System for pool and fitness classes

A new booking system has been introduced for use of the pool and fitness classes. This will help to limit the number of people in the building at any one time, while ensuring all members continue to have access to the Club’s facilities.

If you do not make a booking you will not able to swim or participate in the fitness classes. The booking system will go live at midday on Wednesday 26th August 2020.

How to make a booking:

To make a booking please access the Members Area of our website. You will then be guided through the booking process.

Members will have a booking allowance of 3 reservations, per adult member, per week. This allowance will be kept under constant review and may vary to meet demand.

How to cancel a booking:

If you are no longer able to attend your booked session please cancel your booking. To cancel a booking, call the Club on 0131 225 2200. Email cancellations will not be accepted.

Temporary Operating Procedures

This document outlines the changes around the Club, the extra precautions and safety measures we are taking to ensure your safety and the new requirements we expect of you.

We remind you that this is an evolving situation and that these processes may be subject to change. We ask you to work with us as we incorporate the new systems.

It is compulsory that we all comply with these new procedures so that we can provide a safe and healthy environment for everyone using our facilities. We ask all members to read over the attachments and familiarise themselves with the new requirements before coming to the Club.

Once again, thank you for your patience and for your loyalty. It is because of your support that we can open our doors once again.

Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact our Operations Manager, Paul, at [email protected]


Carol Keith


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