1986 LEISURE TIME COVENTRY S.W.

 Recreational activities are based in  
 the home,speciallist centres or at a  
 multi-purpose community centre or     
 church hall.                          
 A CHILDS'SPARE TIME.                  
 In my spare time I do things more at  
 home like making things,watching      
 television,reading and playing records
 The things I do out of the home are   
 going to Brownies and going for walks.
 A boy goes to Cubs,rides his B.M.X.   
 bike and plays with his dog.          
 ADULT SPARE TIME.                     
 Mum often knits.Dad reads the news    
 everyday and does a lot of gardening. 
 Many adults spend some of their time  
 doing some form of exercise to keep   
 themselves fit and healthy.There are  
 special classes in various activities 
 like flower arranging and Adult       
 Education.                            
                                       
 

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