Summer holiday activities

Summer holidays 2017

Monday  24th July - Friday 1st September 2017

Please note, Monday 28th August is a Bank Holiday. Please check centre opening times here.

Don't forget to download the FREE Active Northumberland app! Make bookings, check swim and fitness timetables and much more - available on the app store and Google Play. More details about the app here.


There are hundreds of activities for children and families over the summer holidays - swimming, gymnastics, archery, football, cricket, clip 'n climb, tenpin bowling and MORE!

Popular activities

Click on the links below to view more information about activities your family can enjoy with Active Northumberland

Clip 'n Climb
Tenpin bowling
Softplay
Bouldering

Swimming

Choose from 10 swimming pools across Northumberland. Use the app to check timetables on the go!
Click here to view details of all our leisure centres, opening times and swimming timetables.

Activities in South East and mid Northumberland

Click on the brochure to view activities in and around Ashington, Blyth, Cramlington, Morpeth, Ponteland, Seaton Valley, Newbiggin. Details of a full 'Ability to Play' programme is also in the brochure.
Download a pdf version of the brochure here

  

Other activities in Northumberland

Ashington Leisure Centre

Pool inflatable sessions every Wednesday and Saturday in the summer holidays from 1.15pm - 2.00pm

Wentworth Leisure Centre

Gymnastics Holiday Camps
 
Monday 31st July and Tuesday 1st August 2017.
Tuesday, 29th August and Wednesday, 30th August 2017.
For girls aged 6 to 13 years.
09.00am – 2.00pm.
Full Price - £40
 
Bookings being taken at Wentworth Reception now.
Full Payment required at time of booking.
 
Football Holiday Camp
 
Tuesday, July 25th and Wednesday, July 26th  2017.
Tuesday 22nd August and Wednesday 23rd August 2017.  
For boys and girls aged 5–12.
9.00am – 2.00pm.
Full Price - £30  
Suitable clothing for indoors and outdoors.


Snorkeling (Aged 8+ and able to swim 50m+)

14th August - 18th Aug
9.00am - 9.45am
£25.00

Water polo (Aged 8+ and able to swim 50m+)

21st August - 25th August
9.00am - 9.45am
£25.00

Junior Lifeguard (Aged 8+ and able to swim 50m+)

29th August - 1st September
9.00am - 9.45am
£20.00

Bookings being taken at Wentworth Reception now - 01670 542222

Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre, Alnwick

Urban sports, cricket and football - details below or download a pdf version here

Riverside Leisure Centre, Morpeth

Crash swim courses
21st August - 25th August (5 days)
29th August - 1st September (4 days)
£24 (5 days) and £20 (4 days)
10.00am-10.30pm Beginners
10.30am-11.00pm Improvers

Diving board & play equipment
Available weekdays only 1.30pm-3.30pm from 24th July until 25th August at normal price.

Pool inflatable
29th August - 1st September: 1.30pm - 3.30pm
£3.00 per person 8+ only.

Please contact reception for more details/bookings - 01670 542222

Swan Centre, Berwick

Friday fun days!

Friday 4th August & Friday 18th August
Mixed activities and multi-sports
10 - 3pm
Ages 5-13
Cost £10 per day

Sports week

Tuesday 29th August to Friday 1st September
Multisport activites
10-3pm
Ages 5 - 13
Cost £40
Please bring a packed lunch and suitable clothing.
Please contact the Swan Centre for Leisure to book a place - 01670 542222

Ponteland Leisure Centre

The pool inflatable will be available EVERY DAY in the school holidays from 1.30am-3pm
Saturday 21st July- Sunday 3rd September.

Children over the age of 8 are allowed on the inflatable.
General swim is still accessible in the shallow end for families with children under 8 if they wish to attend.

The Pegasus Centre

There will be no regular lessons during the summer holidays (24th July - 4th September). If you are interested in taking part in any of the summer activities, please book in at the office. Ponies will have time off from 24th July and will be back in work week commencing 31st July.

Pegasus Summer Programme of Activity:

 
 

Monday 31st July

 

Tuesday 1st August

 

Wednesday 2nd August


 
 

Thursday 3rd August


 
 

Friday 4th August

 

Saturday 5th August


 
 

Sunday 6th August

 

CLOSED

 

‘Own a pony day’

9am – 4pm

£60

Includes 2 rides.

Open to children over 7yrs

Bring a packed lunch

 

‘Volunteer Day’

Reduced price lessons for volunteers at the Pegasus Centre.

10am – 4pm

 

Private lessons

10am – 12pm

 

‘Ability to Play’

1pm – 4pm

Booked through Active Northumberland

 

No morning lessons

 

Private lessons

1pm – 4pm


 
 

CLOSED

 

Private lessons

9am – 4pm









 
 

Monday 7th August

 

Tuesday 8th August


 
 

Wednesday 9th August


 
 

Thursday 10th August


 
 

Friday 11th August


 
 

Saturday 12th August


 
 

Sunday 13th August


 
 

CLOSED

 

Pony morning

9am – 12pm

£30

Includes 1 ride.

Open to children over 4yrs.

 

Private lessons

1pm – 4pm

 

Private lessons

10am – 4pm

 

‘Ability to Play’

10am – 4pm

Booked through Active Northumberland

 

No morning lessons

 

Private lessons

1pm – 4pm


 
 

CLOSED

 

Private lessons

9am – 4pm

 

Monday 14th August

 

Tuesday 15th August


 
 

Wednesday 16th August

 

Thursday 17th August

 

Friday 18th August


 
 

Saturday 19th August


 
 

Sunday 20th August



 
 

CLOSED

 

‘Own a pony day’

9am – 4pm

£60

Includes 2 rides.

Open to children over 7yrs

Bring a packed lunch

 

‘Volunteer Day’

Reduced price lessons for volunteers at the Pegasus Centre.

10am – 4pm

 

Private lessons

10 am – 12pm

 

‘Ability to Play’

1pm – 4pm

Booked through Active Northumberland

 

No morning lessons

 

Private lessons

1pm – 4pm

 

CLOSED

 

Private lessons

9am – 4pm

 

Monday 21st August

 

Tuesday 22nd August


 
 

Wednesday 23rd August


 
 

Thursday 24th August

 

Friday 25th August

 

Saturday 26th August


 
 

Sunday 27th August


 
 

CLOSED


 
 

Pony morning

9am – 12pm

£30

Includes 1 ride.

Open to children over 4yrs.

 

Private lessons

1pm – 4pm

 

Private lessons

10am – 4pm

 

‘Ability to Play’

10am – 4pm

Booked through Active Northumberland

 

No morning lessons

 

Private lessons

1pm – 4pm

 

CLOSED

 

Private lessons

9am – 4pm

 

Monday 28th August

 

Tuesday 29th August


 
 

Wednesday 30th August

 

Thursday 31st August


 
 

Friday 1st September

 

Saturday 2nd September


 
 

Sunday 3rd September


 
 

CLOSED

 

‘Own a pony day’

9am – 4pm

£60

Includes 2 rides.

Open to children over 7yrs

Bring a packed lunch

 

Private lessons

10am – 4pm



 
 

RDA walk out at Ritton

 

No  lessons

 

Useful Vision

 

10am – 12.30pm

 

No afternoon lessons

 

CLOSED

 

Private lessons

9am – 4pm



More activities will be added on this page as they are confirmed. 

 

05 Jul 2017