You've heard of 'pop-up' stores. And pop-up art exhibits. But a pop-up pool?

According to the Bury Times Olympic swimming star Rebecca Adlington has opened a new re-locatable pool in Bury in hopes that she can encourage at least 1,000 women to lead more active and healthy lifestyles.

The paper also reports the campaign also aims at members of ethnic communities who may have previously been discouraged from taking up swimming because of religious and cultural reasons.

The new “pop-up” pool, which is currently located at Broad Oak Sports College, is designed to change the sporting habits of women and girls. Read More