What’s New?

Thursday 9th August 2018

GOGA – Get Out Get Active this summer!

A whole variety of activities for all ages and abilities.

All activities are low cost or FREE – No need to book, just come along!

Click the image below to view the PDF.


Get Out Get Active booklet

Chase It! Summer Holiday activities

You can find the perfect activity to keep your children entertained over the holidays with Chase It!

From football to surfing to pool parties; you can have a whole range of fun over the summer.

View all of the activities here or click the image.

Chase It

Xplorer – The free family friendly navigation challenge

A free navigation challenge taking place in local parks during the Summer holidays.

  • Brampton Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme 1pm to 3pm
    Tuesdays 24th July, 31st July, 7th August, 14th August, 21st August
  • Bathpool Park, Kidsgrove 1pm to 3pm
    Thursdays 26th July, 2nd August, 9th August, 16th August, 23rd August

01782 742615

School Holiday Activities in East Staffordshire

D.A.S.H is a programme of activities run by East Staffordshire Borough Council, every school holiday, for children of all ages.

Purchase a DASH Pass for access to over 100 activities this summer holiday, all for just £95.

Summer holiday activities

View more here

Lichfield & Burntwood Summer Holiday activities

Have a go at a range of activities this school holiday – many sessions free of charge or cost as little as £1! Drop in sessions for young people aged 7 to 25 include parkour, boxing, multi sports, and more.

To see full details of what’s on offer visit the website.

SPACE Summer Activities Pass for just £20

The pass for young people aged 11-17 gives you access to:

  • Unlimited swimming at public swimming times
  • Getin2it Skatepark tuition and competitions
  • Off peak court hire
  • Tennis, badminton, squash and table tennis
  • Glow Active UV Sport sessions
  • And loads more!

To purchase a SPACE Summer Activity Pass please go to Reception at Burntwood or Friary Grange Leisure Centre.

View more

Space summer pass

UV Sport sessions

Try something new this summer!

  • Wednesday 15th August, Burntwood Leisure Centre
    1:30pm-3pm (7-11 years)
  • Thursday 16th August, Minster Hall (Lichfield)
    3pm-4:30pm (12-16 years)

For more information visit the website or contact:
01543 308835

UV Sport

Beacon Park Summer Activity & Events Programme

A wide range of activities are coming this summer to Beacon park and surrounding open spaces across the district!

Click on the image below to view the activities.

Beacon Park activities

Skateboard and Scooter Summer programme

Take part in skateboard or scooter tuition and competitions in Lichfield and Burntwood!

Beacon Park, Lichfield:

  • Thursday 28th July – Skatepark tuition
  • Thursday 31st August – Skatepark tuition
  • Sunday 2nd September – Competition day

View more here.

Cherry Close, Burntwood:

  • Wednesday 30th August -Skatepark tuition
  • Saturday 1st September – Competition day

View more here.

Summer Fun for Children in South Staffordshire

Cheslyn Hay, Codsall and Wombourne leisure centres are providing school holiday camps this Summer and during every school holiday, which are available to children aged 5-12 years old. Camps are run in conjunction with one of the UKs leading childcare providers, ‘Fit for Sport’.

The camps offer children the opportunity to try different sports and learn new skills with sessions focused on educating children about the importance of being fit and leading a healthy lifestyle.

The camps can be booked as half day or full day sessions, with the option of an extended day for working parents. Prices start from £12 per day.


Summer activity camp


For more information and to book visit the website or call 0845 456 3233

South Staffordshire Council also operates Penkridge Leisure Centre which offers shorter 2-hour sessions everyday of the school holidays.  To find out more about what’s on at Penkridge visit the website or call Penkridge Leisure Centre 01785 714152

The Space Scheme – South Staffordshire

This Summer, The Police and Crime Commissioner has provided funding to reduce leisure centre activities for young people aged 10-19 years old.

Young people can purchase weekly swim passes at a hugely discounted cost of just £1 per week;  The centres are also providing membership passes for people aged 16-19 years offering them access into the gyms, swimming and exercise classes, for just £2 per week.

To find out more contact your local South Staffordshire Leisure Centre or visit the website.