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  • New Ring At North Down Boxing Club

    MON 28 JUL

    Boxing and Fitness Sessions

    North Down Boxing and Fitness Club, Bangor

    Run by: North Down Boxing And Fitness Club

    Boxing and fitness sessions including bag work and drills, pads, circuits and sparring sessions.

  • Gymnastics facility

    MON 28 JUL

    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…

  • A Clip-on Handcycle and a Semi-recumbent Trike.

    TUE 29 JUL


    Activate Accessible Cycling

    Moors Valley Country Park, Ringwood

    Run by: Wessex Accessible Cycling Club

    An instructor led accessible cycle ride around Moors Valley Country Park and Forest using our paracycles, bikes for disabled people and…

  • Althetes posing on running track

    MON 4 AUG


    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…

  • Butterfly

    FRI 15 AUG

    Discover... Wonderful Wildlife

    St John's Museum, Warwick

    Run by: Heritage and Culture Warwickshire

    Find out all about the different types of wildlife that lives in Warwickshire and meet some specimens from the museum's collections.

  • Some of the juniors with head coach Mark James

    MON 28 JUL

    Boxing Club

    Rascal Hope Centre, Newport

    Run by: Somerton ABC

    Somerton ABC delivers sessions every Monday, Wednesday and Friday between 17.00 and 19.00. Juniors aged 10 to 14 train between 17.00-18…

  • Manx shearwater in flight

    MON 28 JUL

    Manx Shearwater Boat Trip - Isle of Rum

    Mallaig, Mallaig

    Run by: Scottish Natural Heritage

    Return of the ocean wanderers.

  • Camp fire

    TUE 29 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

    TUE 29 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 feeding the ducks with Farmer Tim

    TUE 29 JUL

    Farm Explorers Holiday Playscheme

    Windmill Hill City Farm, Bristol

    Run by: Windmill Hill City Farm

    Farm Explorers is a unique new holiday playscheme at the city farm. Children will participate in a young farmers session, learn about g…

  • Children Pond dipping at Slimbridge

    TUE 29 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…

  • Grey Heron at Portbury Wharf

    TUE 29 JUL

    Family Wildlife Photography Course

    Portbury Wharf, Portbury

    Run by: Avon Wildlife Trust

    Develop your photography skills and learn about composition with wildlife photographer Iain Green.

  • Moon set over earth

    TUE 29 JUL

    Space Hunters

    Techniquest, Cardiff

    Run by: Techniquest

    A planetarium show for younger children.

  • Dinosaurs Unleashed at the Eden Project

    TUE 29 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 …

  • Summer Prehistoric Fun

    TUE 29 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

    TUE 29 JUL


    Summer Holidays - Big Telescopes Week

    Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, Macclesfield

    Run by: Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

    Come along and learn all about our telescope!

  • COBE's View of the Milky Way

    TUE 29 JUL

    Summer Night Sky Planetarium Show

    At-Bristol, Bristol

    Run by: At-Bristol

    Sit back and discover more about some of the amazing things we can see from our back gardens this Summer!

  • Walk

    TUE 29 JUL


    Woodland Wander

    Colin Glen Forest Park, Belfast

    Run by: Belfast Hills Partnership

    Join ranger and nature enthusiast Paul Bennett as he presents the wonder of Colin Glen Forest Park on a woodland wander.

  • photograph of poppies

    MON 28 JUL

    1914: Goodbye to All That

    British Library, London

    Run by: British Library

    The speakers respond to Robert Graves's autobiography in which he writes of his "bitter leave-taking of England" not only referring to …

  • A view of Jephson Gardens

    TUE 29 JUL


    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

    TUE 29 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…

  • photograph of field communications during ww1

    TUE 29 JUL


    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

    TUE 29 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 …

  • photograph of elsie knocker and mairi chisholm

    TUE 29 JUL

    Fearsome First World War

    Peterborough Museum, Peterborough

    Run by: Peterborough Museum

    Discover what life was like during the First World War.

  • Boccia

    MON 28 JUL


    Bushfield Leisure Centre, Peterborough

    Run by: Vivacity Sports and Leisure Peterborough

    Weekly Boccia sessions, part of Vivacity's disability sports programme.

  • Man swimming

    MON 28 JUL


    Competitive Swimming Trials

    Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre, Newton Aycliffe

    Run by: Sedgefield 75 Swimming Club

    New members or swimmers wishing to learn to train to compete, come and join our outstanding group of highly talented swimmers.

  • Team photo

    MON 28 JUL

    Girls Football Training With Lots of Fun and ExcerciseGirls Football Training With Lots of Fun…

    Letham F.C., Perth

    Run by: Letham Community Sports Club

    New members wanted for Letham F.C. Girls u15, u13, u11. Come along for some fun, enjoyment and laughter; whilst keeping fit. Teamwork…

  • Golf ball on tee

    MON 28 JUL

    BeginnerGolf Coaching Course

    Sharpley Golf Club and Driving Range, Seaham

    Run by: Get Into Golf

    Get into Golf! Learn the basics of the game from a professional. Equipment is provided all you need do is book and turn up on the day i…

  • Training event at Walderslade Judo Club

    MON 28 JUL


    Free Judo Lessons

    Greenacre School, Chatham

    Run by: Walderslade Judo Club

    Come and try the Commonwealth and Olympic sport of judo. In celebration of the Commonwealth Games Walderslade Judo Club is offering be…

  • Tennis ball and net

    MON 28 JUL


    Monday Social Tennis

    Cowbridge Tennis Club, Cowbridge

    Run by: Cowbridge Tennis Club

    Mix in and play with players of all standards. This is a friendly social session ideal for new players who have worked through Tennis …

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