Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 28°C

min temp: 18°C

Five-day forecast

Poll: what do you think of temporary swimming pool plan?

Campaigners on the site of the former Ilford Baths Campaigners on the site of the former Ilford Baths

Friday, February 7, 2014
8:00 AM

A temporary swimming pool and leisure complex is planned in Seven Kings.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

The proposal, put forward by Redbridge Council leader Cllr Keith Prince’s administration, would see a 25m swimming pool, a new gym and a library service built on the Seven Kings station car park in High Road.

But it has been criticised by the borough’s Labour group.

In this week’s Recorder, Cllr Prince issued a plea to Labour group leader Cllr Jas Athwal to provide details of a better plan at a similar cost.

And Cllr Athwal judged the temporary scheme “an incredibly bad business proposition”.

What do you think of the plans? 
Vote in our online poll.

Share this article

0 comments

   Local advertisers

More news articles

Click here to read the Digital Edition of the Ilford Recorder on screen
Use our Wedding site to help you plan your big day!
At WeddingSite we know how much you have to organise for your wedding day, that's why we have designed a set of FREE, simple-to-use tools to make the planning process easy & hassle-free. FIND OUT MORE
Find a date using our online dating and friend finder
You can meet new friends, find romance or simply meet up online with people sharing similar interests and hobbies. FIND OUT MORE
Find a local business using our online directory search
Need a plumber? Or a florist? Or anything else? Search our business directory to find Ilford businesses in just a few seconds. FIND OUT MORE
Family notices from the Ilford Recorder, with readers' tributes
In memoriam, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, best wishes & special days. FIND OUT MORE

Celebrity / Showbiz See all

Drake has cancelled his Wireless London performance (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for ESPN)

Fans devastated after Drake cancels Wireless London festival

Rapper Drake has pulled out of his headline appearances at this weekend’s Wireless Festival in London, leaving fans devastated.

Read full story »