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  • Player serving

    SAT 2 AUG

    Table Tennis Training/Coaching

    Thrybergh Sports Centre, Rotherham

    Run by: Rotherham Scorpions Junior Table Tennis Club

    Up to 2 hours of practice, training and coaching for all abilities.

  • Althetes posing on running track

    MON 4 AUG

    FREE

    Athletics Summer School

    Croydon Sports Arena, South Norwood

    Run by: Croydon Harriers Athletics Club

    A free athletics taster week with qualified coaches open to all aged 6 to 18. Activities include endurance running, sprinting, throwing…

  • Gymnastics facility

    MON 4 AUG

    Adult Gymnastics

    Abingdon Gymnastics Club, Abingdon

    Run by: Abingdon Gymnastics Club

    We cater for total beginners through to ex-gymnasts who want to see what they can still do. Gymnastics is great for agility, balance, c…

  • Tennis

    WED 30 JUL

    Blackburn with Darwen Summer Multi Sports Camp 2014Blackburn with Darwen Summer Multi…

    Blackburn Central High School, Blackburn

    Run by: BwD Sports Development

    Opportunity for young people age 5 to 14 years to take part in sports including Tennis, Athletics and Netball. Expert Coaches will be o…

  • Cardiff City House of Sport Soccer School

    WED 30 JUL

    Cardiff City Summer Soccer School

    Cardiff City House of Sport, Cardiff

    Run by: Cardiff City Community Foundation

    Cardiff City Community Foundation are running a five day soccer school. A great chance for the children to receive professional coachin…

  • Camp fire

    WED 30 JUL

    Wild Summer Camp

    Painshill Park, Cobham

    Run by: Painshill Park

    Have a wild time this summer, with den building, woodland craft, campfires, treasure hunts and outdoor fun.

  • Looking closely at trees

    WED 30 JUL

    Reserve Rangers Challenge

    Sculthorpe Moor Community Nature Reserve, Fakenham

    Run by: Sculthorpe Moor Community Nature Reserve

    Fun challenges to complete on the reserve over the summer.

  • Children on aThanet Coast Seashore Safari

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Seashore Safari

    Minnis Bay, Birchington

    Run by: Thanet Coast Project

    Come and explore Thanet's chalk rocky shore for its fascinating rockpool wildlife - with help on hand to identify your finds! Identifi…

  • Children Pond dipping at Slimbridge

    WED 30 JUL

    Nature Explorers

    WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Slimbridge

    Run by: Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Slimbridge Wetland Centre

    This summer set sail on a voyage of discovery through our wetlands. Investigate British wildlife and habitats with fun activities which…

  • Banded demoiselle

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Damsels and Dragons

    Irthlingborough Lakes and Meadows, Irthlingborough

    Run by: Wildlife Trust for Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire

    Become a knight or princess and join us on a quest to discover these flying wonders.

  • Wildlife

    WED 30 JUL

    Beasts and Birds

    St John's Museum, Warwick

    Run by: Heritage and Culture Warwickshire

    Find out about the beasts and birds all around us. Part of our holiday club.

  • A boy looking at a creature in bug jar

    WED 30 JUL

    Wild Wednesday

    Old Moor, Barnsley

    Run by: RSPB

    Our most popular holiday time activity. Join us in the classroom for nature themed craft activities, go pond dipping on the reserve wit…

  • Moon set over earth

    WED 30 JUL

    Space Hunters

    Techniquest, Cardiff

    Run by: Techniquest

    A planetarium show for younger children.

  • Earth

    WED 30 JUL

    Living in Space - Half Day Workshops

    The Observatory Science Centre, Hailsham

    Run by: The Observatory Science Centre

    Learn about what it is like to live in space.

  • Dinosaurs Unleashed at the Eden Project

    WED 30 JUL

    Dinosaurs Unleashed

    The Eden Project, St Austell

    Run by: Eden Project

    This summer's wildest experience, and a beast of a day out! Step back in time 67 million years and come face to face with a lost world …

  • A dragonfly and moth on white background

    WED 30 JUL

    Dazzling Dragonflies and Magical Moths

    Pudsey Park, Leeds

    Run by: Leeds Parks and Countryside Education Team

    Come along and create a dazzling dragonfly or a magical moth in our craft workshop! Learn about some of the insects and invertebrates i…

  • Summer Prehistoric Fun

    WED 30 JUL

    Summer Prehistoric Fun

    Fossils Galore Centre, March

    Run by: Fossils Galore

    Interested in dinosaurs, fossils, crystals and artefacts? Well look no further with a Dinotastic Summer holiday with lots of fun Prehis…

  • photograph of the lovell telescope at jodrell bank

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Summer Holidays - Big Telescopes Week

    Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, Macclesfield

    Run by: Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

    Come along and learn all about our telescope!

  • A view of Jephson Gardens

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Summer History Trail

    Jephson Gardens, Leamington Spa

    Run by: Action 21

    A free, self-guided trail around Jephson Gardens. Learn about the history of the park and the people who helped make it the beautiful …

  • Family exploring Dove Cottage

    WED 30 JUL

    Summer Treasure Trail

    Dove Cottage, Ambleside

    Run by: The Wordsworth Trust

    The Treasure Trails encourage families to explore Dove Cottage, the Wordsworth Museum and the gardens. Solve the riddles or find the lo…

  • Elan Dam

    WED 30 JUL

    Elan Valley Guided Walk and Nature Quest

    Elan Valley Visitor Centre, Rhayader

    Run by: RSPB

    Join us on a guided walk of the Elan Valley. You will discover the wildlife and history of the area or uncover amazing plants and creat…

  • Periscope rifle Gallipoli

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Do You Have What it Takes to Serve in the WW1 British Army?Do You Have What it Takes to Serve in…

    Action Stations at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth

    Run by: Action Stations at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

    Come to Action Stations at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard to find out!

  • photograph of field communications during ww1

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Joining Up - July

    York Castle Museum, York

    Run by: York Castle Museum

    Come along and get signed up to the army!

  • View of one of the World War One displays

    WED 30 JUL

    World War One Trail

    Newark Air Museum, Newark

    Run by: Newark Air Museum

    During the summer school holiday young people (5 to 16 years) visiting Newark Air Museum can participate in a search around the museum …

  • Athletics

    WED 30 JUL

    Athletics Summer Camps

    Chantry Middle School, Morpeth

    Run by: Northumberland Athletics Network

    As well as learning how to run, jump and throw like your heroes, there will be lots of fun games and goody bag for all. So sign up to o…

  • Young people sailing

    WED 30 JUL

    Summer Holiday Play Scheme

    Edgbaston Watersports, Birmingham

    Run by: Bear Creek Adventure Ltd

    Stuck for something for the children to do during the school holidays? We provide activities throughout the week for your children. We …

  • Fulham Soccer Schools

    WED 30 JUL

    Fulham Soccer Schools

    Fulham Training Ground, New Malden

    Run by: Fulham FC Foundation

    Fulham Soccer Schools allow children to develop their football skills the Fulham way; in a fun, safe and sociable environment. Courses …

  • Coaches with children at Higham Lane School

    WED 30 JUL

    Sky Blues Football Holiday Camp

    Higham Lane School, Nuneaton

    Run by: Sky Blues in the Community

    Our holiday camps offer fun football games and activities for boys and girls aged 5 to 12 of all footballing abilities - delivered by f…

  • Tennis

    WED 30 JUL

    Tennis

    Caryford Fitness and Leisure, Castle Cary

    Run by: 1610 Ltd

    Inspired by Wimbledon? Tennis is a great sport enjoyed by everyone, no matter what your age.

  • Girls riding horses

    WED 30 JUL

    Equestrian Fun Club

    Shopland Hall Equestrian Centre, Rochford

    Run by: Rochford District Council

    Fun Club is organised with beginners and inexperienced riders in mind and includes grooming and even washing your pony's tail ready for…

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