Butlins: from heated pools to a £16m waterpark

Butlins in Skegness may open its £16m water park today - but in the 1960s, heated pools were as good as it got.

Here's some archive footage from the 1930s-60s showing how people were back then were just pleased the pool was warm.


Butlins' new waterpark opens

A new £16m waterpark has opened at the historic Butlins holiday park in Lincolnshire.