Ennerdale swimming pool

Hull MP petitions Commons to back Ennerdale Swimming Pool

Hull North MP Diana Johnson this evening (Wednesday 4 December) presented a petition to the House of Commons about the threatened Ennerdale Swimming Pool in Hull North.

The petition, so far containing 2,171 names, reads:

To the House of Commons. The Petition of residents of Kingston upon Hull,

Hull MP welcomes new funding for Ennerdale swimming pool

Hull North MP Diana Johnson has welcomed today's announcement that Hull City Council is working with the NHS to remove the immediate closure threat to Ennerdale swimming pool.

But the Labour MP warned that the longer term threat hanging over the Hull North pool and other local services remained.

Hull MP meets Swimming Club at pool threatened with closure

Hull North MP Diana Johnson will today (Thursday 19 September) meet Hull Swimming Club members at a Hull pool threatened with closure.

The proposal to close Ennerdale swimming pool is part of Hull City Council's response to savage funding cuts from the Coalition Government. In Parliament, all three of Hull's Labour MPs have voted against these cuts to Hull City Council.

Last week Diana Johnson MP twice raised the threat to Ennerdale Leisure Centre's swimming pool during House of Commons debates.