Chesterfield Queens Park swimming pool officially opened on 19th July 1969.

Check out these brilliant pictures showing the changing face of Chesterfield's Queen's Park swimming pool over the decades

Anyone who grew up in Chesterfield will no doubt have enjoyed many hours swimming at the former swimming pool in Queen’s Park.

Wednesday, 26th January 2022, 10:57 am

The pool first opened in May 1969 and underwent several changes and refurbishments before being demolished after a new sports centre was built a few hundreds yards away on the former Queen's Park annexe site.

Here we take a look at these pictures from over 50 years ago when the pool first welcomed swimmers – and how the facility has changed over the years.

If you have any pictures from your time playing sport across Chesterfield, email [email protected]

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