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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…

  • Swimmers getting read for a swim

    WED 30 JUL

    SwimFit - Training for Swim Britain and TriathlonsSwimFit - Training for Swim Britain and…

    The Stadium Health and Fitness Complex, Huddersfield

    Run by: The ASA

    Instructor led pool sessions for those thinking of enter SwimBritain!

  • Ringer inspecting feathers

    WED 30 JUL

    Bird Ringing Demonstration

    Magor Marsh SSSI, Magor

    Run by: Gwent Wildlife Trust

    Ecology lecturer Ian Vaughan will be your tutor at this demonstration.

  • BBC at the Quay logo

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    BBC at the Quay

    BBC Scotland, Glasgow

    Run by: the BBC.

    A free 16 day festival coinciding with the Commonwealth Games. We have a Big Tent, an Outdoor Stage, a Big Screen to watch brilliant sp…

  • Dolphin

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014

    Seaton Cliffs, Arbroath, Arbroath

    Run by: Sea Watch Foundation

    Did you know you can see whales, dolphins and porpoises around our shores!? Join us for National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014 to help g…

  • Dolphin

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014

    Loch of Strathbeg, Fraserburgh

    Run by: Sea Watch Foundation

    Did you know you can see whales, dolphins and porpoises around our shores!? Join us for National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014 to help g…

  • Dolphin

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014

    North Berwick Harbour, North Berwick

    Run by: Sea Watch Foundation

    Did you know you can see whales, dolphins and porpoises around our shores!? Join us for National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014 to help g…

  • Dolphin

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014

    Tynemouth Longsands South Beach, Tynemouth

    Run by: Sea Watch Foundation

    Did you know you can see whales, dolphins and porpoises around our shores!? Join us for National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014 to help g…

  • Dolphin

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014

    Cruester Burnt Mound, Shetland

    Run by: Sea Watch Foundation

    Did you know you can see whales, dolphins and porpoises around our shores!? Join us for National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014 to help g…

  • Dolphin

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014

    Marwick Head, Marwick

    Run by: Sea Watch Foundation

    Did you know you can see whales, dolphins and porpoises around our shores!? Join us for National Whale and Dolphin Watch 2014 to help g…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • photogrpah of gunge

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Splat! Science and Play Time

    Abbey House Museum, Leeds

    Run by: Abbey House Museum

    Fun science activities for the summer holidays.

  • 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.

  • 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…

  • Moon set over earth

    WED 30 JUL

    Space Hunters

    Techniquest, Cardiff

    Run by: Techniquest

    A planetarium show for younger children.

  • 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…

  • The Kings Royal Rifles in Rayleigh High Street

    WED 30 JUL

    Rayleigh Through The Looking Glass

    Rayleigh Windmill, Rayleigh

    Run by: Rochford District Council

    An exhibition of photos and details of what life was like in Rayleigh 100 years ago, including stories of some of the Rayleigh men who …

  • Willy Lott's Cottage

    WED 30 JUL

    Flatford Time Travellers

    Flatford Mill Field Centre, East Bergholt

    Run by: Flatford Mill Field Centre - Field Studies Council

    Travel back in time and learn what it was like to live around Flatford over the past 2000 years! Be a Roman and learn how to fearlessly…

  • Social dance

    WED 30 JUL

    WW1 Commemorative Dance Project

    Pond Hills Lane Community Centre, Arnold

    Run by: Gedling Borough Council

    Join us for a dance/theatre summer school to create a performance piece for WW1 commemorative events across Gedling.

  • 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!

  • Sea Kayacking on the Watersports Coast

    WED 30 JUL

    FREE

    Troon Beach Watersports Coast

    Troon Beach Watersports Coast, Troon

    Run by: Ayrshire and Arran Tourism

    Troon is home to a number of beaches which are ideal for watersports enthusiasts. Many of the beaches are sandy with Barassie beach at …

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 …

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