Richard

I was a regular attendee, visiting up to 5 times a week, especially for adult lane swimming. I was doing this for the last 3 years. Swimming is one of the most effective forms of exercise. It is a good thing that the local community have this facility available. I felt it would be a loss to […]

Michelle

I had swam at the baths a few times before volunteering. It would have been a shame for it to not continue a service that has been so great for many people who live around the area – so I decided to volunteer to do my part to help keep things going. Everyone I’ve been […]

Liza

I enjoy swimming and have frequently used the baths with my family.  I believe that the baths are a focus for community and should be sustained.  Being a lifeguard has given me the opportunity to contribute to enabling the baths to continue to operate and specifically support the use of the baths by women. As […]

Mark

I’ve been swimming at the Baths for over twenty years. My dad and my grandad swam at the Baths and used the washing baths when they lived in Back-to-Backs nearby. It’s my local swimming pool but so much more than that. It has a proud history and is of international importance. It is part of […]

Bridget

I have enjoyed swimming in the pool for many years. I had a hip replacement Operation nearly 20 years ago and have tried to be regular in my swimming on and off ever since. But I became committed to the baths with an especial fervour after having been on a tour of it on a Heritage […]

111 Today

Moseley Road Baths is 111 today!  Yes, this much loved Grade II* Edwardian pool first opened its doors on 30th October 1907 and has been serving the community of Balsall Heath for 111 years! Whilst we can’t have one of our usual celebratory open days until the gala pool roof has been repaired, you can […]