Find out what’s going on during the summer holidays!

Posted: Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:18

Find out what’s going on during the summer holidays!

For some, the summer holidays are a time of excitement, joy and non-stop playing with friends. Ordinarily, that "some" are generally aged from 5-15. And for everyone else, even the words summer holidays might fill you with dread. Pound signs flare up at the thought of keeping the little ones entertained.

But worry not, because there is so much to do in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland that you won't even notice they're not at school all day. Our localities all put on special summer programmes to keep youngsters physically active, ensuring their summers are not just video games and television.

Here's what's going on in your local area these SUMMER holidays:

Charnwood - A Holiday Activities Sports and Leisure Programme for 4-16-year olds. 100 sessions run over 6 weeks, 33 different activities, all brand new for Summer 2018 including: Abseiling, archery legends, hockey, indoor bowls and beginner's taekwondo! Looks like lots of people will be trying out new things this summer.

Hinckley & BosworthThere is a HUGE amount of activities going on in this area from the official launch 'What's Going Down? 2018. Festivals, museums, activities, clubs, public services are all joining forces to make with an action-packed guide! Think this will keep you busy through to September?

MeltonThis year there are activities dedicated to children activities to get your kids racing around while you can enjoy a backseat in the sun. Camps are running which include: Sport and dance camp, summer cricket camp and football holiday camps.

North West Leicestershire There is an official Summer School's Out holiday guide containing activities to get involved with including sport, play, dance, drama, museums running from 16th July to 24th August.

If that's still not enough for you, we have a host of other activities running throughout Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland. View all of them here. More will be added so keep a look out and enjoy your summer holidays of fun in the sun!

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