‘Just a word of caution’

I don’t wish to be a sort of spoil sporty but I write in response to your article ‘Iconic Lido to get a £2.3m boost’ (Express, p5, January 31).

As a former Bermuda and Saltdean lifeguard, a word of caution, that on a clement summer’s day, The Lido can be too congested for serious swimming and there can be sun tan lotion from sun bathers on the three-sided grass area, floating on the water

Felipe Hewlett