Playgroups & Classes East Riding

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Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (Beverley, Cottingham, West Hull Villages to Brough). Please contact the organisers directly if you would like to find out further information or to confirm class times or costs.

If you know of any other classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us here

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Dancestars

Dancing with the Emphasis on FUN! Dancestars is a fun, energetic dance class that will see your little one wiggle and giggle, move and groove to all the latest songs! Aimed at boys and girls with classes catering from walking up to 7 years. We provide the funky tunes…the children do the rest!

Classes are: MINIS – walking to 4 years, JUNIORS – 3 and a half to 7 years. They run weekly at –

  • Monday, 9.30am: St Mary’s Church Hall, St Mary’s Close, Elloughton (Minis)
  • Monday, 4.15pm: Little Little Weighton Village Hall (Juniors up to age 11)
  • Thursday, 10am: St Nicholas Community Hall, Holme Church Lane, Beverley (Minis)
  • Thursday, 5.30pm: North Newbald Village Hall (Juniors)
  • Friday, 9.45am: Anlaby Studios, Wilson Street, Anlaby (Minis)
  • Saturday 9.30am (Minis) & 10.30am (Juniors): The Wesley Centre, Market Weighton.

And once a month – Friday, 2-3pm (Inter-generational Class): Priory Care Residential Home, Cottingham. £2 per family.

Classes are pay as you dance. We work with nurseries, schools and provide holiday clubs and parties too!

For more info contact Clare on 07943 112262, email info@dancestars.co.uk, visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.


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Dunswell – Sportsability Preschool Swimming Lessons

Sportsability preschool swimming lessonsSportsability Swim School is run from a private pool in Dunswell. Pre-school swimming lessons are available throughout the day, Monday to Saturday. For children ages 2.5 years and upwards, with 2 highly experienced and qualified instructors and only 6 children in the pool. SEN specialists.

The cost is £40 per month for weekly 30 minute group lessons. Please contact their friendly swim team on 01482 229676 or sportsabilityswim@gmail.com for more information and to book a place. You can also find them on Facebook here.

Primary school classes are available weekdays after school and Saturdays. Adults and Private lessons also available. Ideal setting for SEN children. Non-intimidating environment in a beautiful facility.

Ings Lane, Dunswell, HU6 0AL.


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Flex Dance – West Hull & West Hull Villages Classes

flex dance hullMusical theatre and street dance classes for children aged 4 to 11 years, plus Youth Classes too. Fun, non-competitive classes with 2 optional performances each year. Classes in East Hull at:

  • Monday: Christopher Pickering Primary, Greenway Academy, Hallgate Primary, Hall Road Academy, St Thomas More Primary
  • Tuesday: Appleton Primary, Thorseby Primary, Hallgate Primary
  • Wednesday: Anlaby Primary, Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Croxby Primary, Wold Academy,
  • Thursday: Bricknell Academy, Endike Academy, Priory Baptist Church
  • Friday: Kirkella St Andrews Primary,
  • Saturday: Kirkella St Andrews Primary, Bricknell Academy

Book your FREE TRIAL now. For more info and bookings text Sam on 07921 222710, or visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.


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Goldstar Active

York Way, Willerby (next to Aldi, behind Stor-More).

Gymnastics, trampolining, street dance, musical theatre, karate, Parkour and fitness for girls, boys and adults!  Classes on every day of the week term time. Also:

  • Specifically for 2-5 years there’s Little Stars, pre-school gymnastics available Monday-Friday 10am-2pm.
  • Soft play sessions on Tuesdays
  • Baby Stars Ballet, movement to music through storytelling and Disney songs. Wednesdays and Fridays 1-2pm and Saturdays 9-10am
  • School holiday camps during school holidays for ages 4+.
  • For the grown-ups – fitness classes and Yoga. Creche facility available for these classes.

Also a great cafe upstairs, The Grind, all welcome to pop in to anytime.

For more info please check out their website here, call Caroline on 01482 656438 or email  hello@Goldstaractive.co.uk


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Louise Dell Performing Arts

Louise Dell Performing Arts have been a dance school in Hull for 25 years. We follow the IDTA (International Dance Teachers Association) syllabus, with lots of opportunities for taking part in exams and shows. Louise has 30 years experience as a dance teacher, with a 100% pass rate for exams and many ex pupils now working within the trade.
Their main venues are in Hessle:
  • All Saint’s Church Hall Hessle Square: Fridays – Street Dance, Freestyle Ballroom and Latin from age 3 years upwards
  • Scout Hut behind All Saint’s Church Hall Hessle Square: Saturdays – Ballet and Tap From age 2.5 years upwards
They also offer:
  • St Joseph’s Church Hall, Boothferry Road, Hull: Tuesdays – Street Dance, Freestyle, Ballroom and Latin for ages 3 to 6, 7 to 11 and advanced class.
  • Eastfield Pre School: Mondays – Musical Theatre from age 7 upwards
  • Eastfield Primary School: Mondays – Street Dance from age 3 upwards
  • Plus Adult Ballet, Adult Tap or Adult Dance Fitness.
For more information please contact Louise on 07876 547282, email ldpahull@gmail.com, or you can check out her website here or her facebook page here.

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Mini Athletics Hull & East Riding

mini athletics hull and east ridingA new class starting September 2019 – Mini Athletics Hull & East Riding was launched by the parents of 2 young girls who are passionate about getting children active and interested in sport from an early age.  The classes are designed to get kids active, healthy, interacting with each other and hopefully grow a love for sport, as well as making use of all that boundless energy.

They are the only athletics based children’s class in the area, it develops all core skills – running, jumping and throwing – the foundation of all sports which can help children go on to do various sports as well as athletics. At 5 different venues our area:

  • Mondays – Nuffield Health and Fitness Club, HU1 2TX,
  • Tuesdays – David Lloyd Club, HU7 3DB,
  • Thursdays – All Saints Church Hall, Hessle, HU13 0AD:

All 9.30-10.15am: Didee Athletes (2 – 3.5 yrs), 10.15-11am: Little Athletes (3.5 – 5 yrs).

  • Saturdays – Beverley Grammar School, HU17 8NF,
  • Sundays – Hull Collegiate School, Anlaby, HU10 7EH:

All 9-9.45am: Didee Athletes (2 – 3.5 yrs), 9.45-10.30am: Little Athletes (3.5 – 5 yrs), 10.30-11.15am: Mini Athletes (5 – 7 yrs).

Classes are £6.50 per session. First class free! For more information and to book a class, please visit their webpage here, find them on Facebook here, email amarshall@miniathletics.com, or call 01482 420230. Also provide kids birthday parties.


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Mini Movers

Mini Movers Dance Class SwanlandMini movers is a dance class for boys and girls from walking to 4 yrs. A fun class for children along with their parent or carer, dancing to a mix of nursery rhymes and pop music. Lots of props, lots of fun, come along and enjoy your first lesson for free.

  • Starting Saturday 19th October 2019 – 9.15am 

Mini movers is a National dance programme especially designed for toddlers with their parent or carer.

For more information call Anneke on 07801752684 or email fitforall@icloud.com. You can also find them on Facebook here.

Swanland Village Hall, Main St, HU14 3QR


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My Baby Can Dance – East Riding

my baby can danceMy Baby Can Dance (for children 1-4 years) and My Newborn Can Dance (for birth to walking) is an award winning movement to music, pre school activity with early years education. Your little ones 1st steps to learning! In a weekly session we combine movement to music with activities, singing and musical instruments, numbers, colours, phonics and shapes also looking at topics such as the world around us and health & hygiene and road safety for children.

  • Monday: Holme on Spalding Moor Village Hall, YO43 4EN and Brough Methodist Church, HU15 1DL
  • Tuesday: Molescroft Pavillion, Beverley, HU17 9GG and Pocklington Scout Hut, YO42 2QD
  • Thursday: Driffield Scout Hut, YO25 6ST and Pocklington Scout Hut, YO42 2QD
  • Friday: Brough Methodist Church, HU15 1DL and Market Weighton Scout Hut, YO43 3FE
  • Saturday: Molescroft Pavillion, Beverley, HU17 9GG

Contact them for times and ages. For Brough classes call Sam on 07495856993. For all other venues contact Vanessa on 07974631162, email vanessahmbcd@gmail.com, visit their website, or find them on Facebook here.

Classes also run in Hull, find them here.


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PQA Beverley & PQA Hull

PQA paulline Quirk Academy of Performing ArtsThe Pauline Quirke Academy is a weekend performing arts school for 4-18 year olds

Students spend 3 hours with us, rotating through hour long sessions in Comedy & Drama, Musical Theatre and Film & Television. Students split into groups according to their age and are taught by specialist teachers (Poppets class for the younger ages are shorter and last 90 minutes). Classes are held every Saturday at:

  • Beverley – Beverley Grammar School, Queensgate, Beverley, HU17 8NF. 8.45am – 12 noon
  • Hull – Wolfreton School, Well Lane, Willerby. 1.45pm – 5.00pm

For more information please visit their website here, or call 0800 5316282 or email james@pqacademy.com.


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Willerby – Turtle Tots Swimming

turtle totsMercure Hotel, Grange Park Road, Willerby, HU6 6EA

Lessons on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Fun and structured lessons taught by the best instructors within the swimming industry! Each lesson is progressive and builds on a range of surface and underwater skills together with water confidence and safety.

FREE taster classes available. Classes run 5 days a week at the Mercure Willerby (Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays), Frederick Holmes School Hull (Sundays) and DW Fitness Hull (Mondays, Wednesdays).

For more info contact Jennie on 07854827707 or eastyorkshire@turtletots.com, or visit their website.


Anlaby – Calvella School of Performing Arts

Ballet and tap lessons for ages 2 – 15 years. Saturday mornings and Monday evenings, various times by age. Street jazz classes on Wednesday evening, times by age. Classes include warm up, then work on a routine for an exam / show. One set of IDTA exams a year in May, and two shows, in July and January.

Also adult tap and fitness classes, and a children’s musical theatre workshop in August. For more info call 07818 085919.

Calvella School of Performing Arts, Pryme Street, Anlaby, HU10 6DQ.


Anlaby Studios – Children’s Dance Classes

Anlaby Studios is an in-house performing arts centre. Children’s timetable:

  • 2-4 years: Parent & Tots Dance, Friday at 9.45am.

For other age groups (4-5 yrs, 6-7 yrs, 8-9 yrs, 10-13 yrs, 14-16 yrs) classes run throughout the week in:

  • Ballet, Modern, Tap
  • Acrobatics, Flexibility/Stretch
  • Street, Hip Hop
  • Musical Theatre, Drama

Also Boys Only Dance for ages 8+ – Ballet Monday at 6pm, Contemporary Thursday at 6pm.

For more info contact Chloe on 07414 444685, email contact@anlabystudios.com.

Anlaby Studios, 18-22 Wilson Street, Anlaby, HU10 7AN.


Beverley – AFC Tickton Football Classes

FA affiliated Development Sessions – 10.00-11.00am for 5 years+

School of Football – 11.00-12.00pm for 3 – 4 years

Longcroft Sports Hall, Beverley HU17 7EJ


Beverley Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.

Beverley Children’s Centre, Coltman Avenue, Beverley, HU17 9LP. 01482 880066.


Beverley – Cook Stars, Children’s Cooking Classes

Cook Stars are new cookery classes for children in Hull and Beverley.

Beverley Grammar School. 9.40 Minis & Juniors (2-10 years), 11.00 Juniors (5-12 years).

Mini’s (age 2-5) and Juniors (age 5-12). All ingredients included, plus a craft activity and recipe card to keep. Also includes an after school snack before the class starts. Parents are welcome to stay or drop off Juniors, under 5s need to be accompanied by an adult. FREE first class for all children.

For more information and to book please call Sarah on 07555 575605 or email sarah.pittaway@cookstars.co.uk.

Classes also in Cottingham and Victoria Dock Hull. They also offer a great range of kids parties too.


Beverley – Delanoy Dancers: Ballet, Tap & Modern

Delanoy Dancers in Beverley opened its doors in September 2019 for children aged from 18 months to 18 years, with classes in ISTD Ballet, Tap and Modern.

  • Saturday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (18month-12 years)
  • Monday: St Nicholas Community Centre (11-14years)
  • Wednesday: Tokenspire Business Park (adults)
  • Thursday: Armstrongs Social Club (15-18 years)
  • Thursday: St Mary’s Parish Hall (adults)

For more information contact Fiona Delanoy on 07944 280 716 or email delanoydancers@gmail.com.


Beverley & Pocklington – Didi Rugby

Didi rugby are multi-skills based activity classes with a rugby theme for girls and boys aged 18 months – 6 years. The aims are to improve self-confidence, skills and sporting ability, and we do this using a range of games and activities delivered by fully qualified coaches in a relaxed environment. Join us at one of our weekly sessions:

  • Saturdays at Beverley Leisure Centre (HU17 0LT)
  • Sundays at Pocklington Scout Hut (YO42 2QD)

Classes are different age groups at different times starting at 9.00am. They also run a class at Active+ in West Hull on Mondays. For more details please call 07730 596663, email emma.cutress@didirugby.com


Beverley – Footloose School of Dancing

9.30am – 5.00pm. Various classes throughout the day including ballet, tap and modern. Pre school ballet class suitable from 3 years. For more info contact Catherine on 07855 719386 or catherine.castledine@btinternet.com

St Mary’s Parish Hall, Beverley, HU17 8BH


Bridlington – Messy Church

10.30 – 12.00. Paul’s Church, Bridlington Avenue, Hull, HU2 0DU.

Fortnightly, starting on Saturday 28th September 2019, last one of the term on 21st December 2019.

Crafts, fun, food, conversation, paint and glitter. Oh yes – glitter!! We have a theme for each term and session. A great way to get to know other parents – come and join us for a cup of tea while the children make friends and get messy. No age limit. Optional 50 pence donation per child. Parent must stay with child. For further information, please call Raeann on 07971 842158.


Brough – Lets Play

Parent & Toddler group, suitable from birth to 5 for play, craft and music plus snacks.

  • Tuesday – 9.15 – 11.00am
  • Saturday – 10.00am – 12.00pm

The Welcome Centre, Brough Methodist Church, 54 Welton Road, Brough, HU15 1DL Call Karen on 07966 203113 or email reachbrough@hotmail.com


Cottingham Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.

Cottingham Children’s Centre, Bacon Garth Primary School, The Garth, Cottingham, HU16 5JP. 01482 845636.


Dexterity Gymnastics Academy

Fantastic Gymnastics for girls and boys 4 years upwards. A British Gymnastics registered club with fully qualified British Gymnastics coaches who care about what they teach. We have sessions at:

  • Kirkella St Andrews Primary School – Tuesdays and Thursdays 3.30-5.00. (only for Kirk Ella St Andrews Primary School children)
  • Bishop Burton College Sports Facility – Wednesdays, Thursdays, Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Times vary.

Gymnasts of all abilities and levels welcome and our motto at every level is Be the best gymnast you can be! For more information please email dexteritygymnasticsacademy@gmail.com.


Driffield Children’s Centre – Weekly Sessions & Groups

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.

Driffield Children’s Centre, Beckside, Driffield, YO25 6QN. 01377 240782.


Driffield – East Riding Youth Brass Band

Performing Arts Centre of Driffield School.

East Riding Youth Brass Band have places available for complete beginners in their junior section. Membership of the band is FREE, and instrument hire is also free to members. Rehearsals are usually fortnightly 9.45 – 10.30. The senior band would also like to hear from existing brass & percussion players who want experience in a brass band. They accept players up to 21 years of age, who are still in education. (They also welcome support from adult members.) The senior section meets fortnightly from 10.00 – 12.00.

For more info please contact them through their website.


Anlaby – East Riding Leisure Haltemprice: Swimming Lessons

Learn to swim at East Riding Leisure Haltemprice! 25m main indoor pool and a learner pool. Baby and Pre-school swimming lessons available daily during the daytime. Primary school age swimming lessons available daily after school and weekends. Children progress through a series of grades collecting badges.

The leisure centre also has a great cafe, large outdoor park and runs various other tots and children’s classes.

For more information and booking call 01482 652501.

Springfield Way, Anlaby, HU10 6QJ.


Fitmums & Friends Juniors: Junior Athletic Sessions

Fitmums & Friends gives children from 5 years to teens the opportunity to be physically active in a fun and friendly environment. Sessions include all athletic disciplines; running,throwing and jumping and are facilitated by fully qualified Athletics Coaches (England Athletics).

Hull:

  • Tuesday, 5.30pm – Juniors (10-15yrs) at St Mary’s Sports College
  • Wednesday, 5.00pm – Junior Athletics (5-7yrs) Costello Track
  • Saturday, 9.00am & 11.00am – Junior Athletics (8-10yrs) Costello Track

East Riding:

  • Monday, 4.15pm – Beverley Juniors (5-7yrs), 5pm (8-10yrs) Beverley Leisure Centre
  • Thursday, 4.30pm – Withernsea Juniors (5-10yrs) Withernsea Highschool
  • Saturday, 2.30pm – Cottingham Juniors (5yrs+) Cottingham Highschool

For more details, all groups can be found on their website here or email gemma@fitmums.org.uk to book.


Hedon & Preston – Little Dribblers Football

Football Sessions for 1-4 yrs at Hedon Scout Hut, Sheriff Highway, Hedon.

  • Monday – 9.15am
  • Saturday – 8.45 & 9.45am

For Early School Years at Preston Playing Field.

  • Saturday 11.30am

For more information call Dave Aitcheson Smith – 07762 774536


Hessle – Hessle Sporting, Football Training

The Recca (King George V Playing Fields), Boothferry Road, Hessle.

Hessle Sporting Club Development Centre provide football training for Nursery (3 & 4 year olds) and Reception (4 & 5 years old) 9.00-10.00, then Year 1 10.00-11.15.  Players progress into 5 a-side teams to join the Hull Boys Sunday Football League.

£2.50/session. For more information please ring Sue on 07943 479853.


Hull Football Skills Academy

A local, independent football school. Football coaching for 2 to 13 year olds, in a positive, fun and safe environment, led by FA qualified coaches.

  • 9.30 – 10.30 – age 4-7 (basic)
  • 9.45 – 10.30 – age 2-4 (little feet)
  • 10.30 – 11.30 – age 8-12 (intermediate)
  • 11.30 – 12.30 – age 8-13 (advanced)

For more info call Owen on 07773 137966 or email owen@hullfootballskills.co.uk.

Cottingham High School, HU16 5TA

 


Kixx Football Academy

Kixx (formerly Mini Kicks) is a bespoke football based academy specifically designed for children aged between 2-8. We aim to provide a fun and friendly environment in which children can not only develop their football skills but also their confidence, social skills and physical ability. Come join the team.

At lots of venues across Hull, Beverley and West Hull Villages, mostly on Saturdays and Sundays. Including Beverley Leisure Centre, Haltemprice, Wolfreton School Willerby, Hessle, Dunswell, Hull university and Andrew Marvell College Hull.

For more info call Nathan on 07889084750 or email nathan.peat@kixx.org.uk.


Melton – Mini Kickers

Mini Kickers offers an introduction into football for 3-8yr olds, focusing on fundamentals such as receiving the ball, passing, running with the ball and shooting.  Hour long sessions are run by FA qualified coaches for beginner, intermediate and advanced, starting at 9.00am. For further information or to join Mini Kickers contact the Sports Reception on 01482 636733.

South Hunsley School, North Ferriby, HU14 3HS


Northern Lights Drama – Acting & Musical Theatre Classes

Northern Lights Drama is an independent theatre school that runs weekly Acting, Musical Theatre, and LAMDA Classes (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) for ages 3 to 18 years:

  • Mondays: Hessle (LAMDA)
  • Tuesdays: Willerby (Musical Theatre)
  • Wednesdays: Hedon & Welton (Musical Theatre)
  • Thursdays: Willerby (Acting)
  • Saturdays: Cottingham (Acting), Beverley (Musical Theatre & LAMDA).

They also run Dance Classes, for ages 6-18 on Saturdays at Welton Memorial Hall.

For more information or to book a FREE trial class please call 01482 641690 or email info@heynld.co.uk.


RoLA DSCo – Bridlington & Beverley

Children’s roller discos at Bridlington Spa 01262 678258 and Beverley Leisure Centre  01482 393980. All ages welcome, age range is based upon skate size, smallest is child size 6J (fits approximately 4 years old) up to an adult size 11. £5 per session. Dates approx once a month in each venue (usually Saturdays in Beverley and Tuesdays at Brid Spa).

For more info call the venues or email roladsco@hotmail.co.uk. 07786 135211


Swanland – Fit for All Dance Classes

Dance classes for babies through to adults on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Ballet, Tap, Freestyle Disco, Street dance and Cheerleading. Regular school shows, exams and medal tests undertaken. Also the chance to compete in National competitions.

For further details contact Anneke on 07801752684 or email fitforall@icloud.com.

Swanland Village Hall, HU14 3QR


Swanland – Teos Tennis Junior Squads

After school and weekend junior squads tennis training for children aged 3-18 yrs.

  • 3-11yrs – Every day apart from Sunday
  • 10-14yrs – Tues/Wed/Fri
  • 14-18yrs – Tues/Wed/Fri

For more info call Teo Arkut on 07890 783807 or email info@teostennis.com

The club also run school holiday programmes and kids parties.

Swanland LTC, Swanland, East Yorkshire, HU14 3NE


Welton – Northern Lights Drama: Learn to Dance with Tilly

Explore different dance styles from commercial to musical theatre, learning choreography to the latest chart topper and hit Broadway shows. A great class for budding performers and those who need a bit of fabulousness in their day.

Intermediate Class (6 – 10 years) – 10-11am
Senior Class (11+ years) – 11am-12pm

Both classes take place at Welton Memorial Hall.

£5 per week. For more info and to book a place email info@heynld.co.uk.


Willerby – Becky Adlington’s Swim Stars

Swimming lessons for 3+ years on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and Saturday mornings. Call for info and to book – 0161 9790499 or email info@beckyadlingtonswimstars.com.

Total Fitness Gym, Beverley Road, Willerby, HU10 6ED


Willerby – CB Swimming

Swimming classes taught by local, independent instructor Chris. Suitable for 3 years plus, £7 per lesson, don’t need to pay per term and no payment if you’re on holiday.

  • Mondays & Wednesdays 4.00-6.30
  • Thursdays 4.00-5.00
  • Fridays 4.00-6.00
  • Saturdays 1.30-2.30

For more info call 07900 930802 or email chrisboneham@hotmail.co.uk

Willerby Manor Hotel, Well Lane, Willerby, HU10 6ER


Willerby & Ferriby – Olcote Squash Academy

Olcote Squash Academy is one of the leading centres of junior squash performance in East Yorkshire and hold sessions for children from 3-18 years with free sessions for the under 6s.

  • Total Fitness Health Club, Willerby, HU10 6ED – Tiny Tots (3-5years) are on Fridays at 4.30pm, and there are groups for all abilities every day of the week apart from Sunday.
  • Ferriby Hall Squash Club, HU14 3JP – Junior sessions on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

For more information contact Kenny Martin on 07751894240.