Playgroups & Classes West Hull

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PLAYGROUPS & CLASSES ON MULTIPLE DAYS IN WEST HULLFor individual days use the left navigation panel.

Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (west of Beverley Road to Hessle). 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.

Featured Listing

FREE Parenting courses – HENRY

HENRY health exercise nutrition for the really youngHENRY is Health Exercise and Nutrition for the Really Young. It’s an 8 week parenting course with a crèche included, open and free to Hull residents.

The programme is for parents or carers of children aged 0 to 5 years old and covers topics such as positive mealtimes, active play and managing behaviour.

Courses held in 8 week blocks at:

  • Monday at Marfleet Children’s Centre, 1 – 3pm
  • Monday at Ainthorpe Primary School, 1 – 3pm
  • Tuesday at Lemon Tree Children’s Centre, 12.45 – 2.45pm
  • Wednesday at Stepney Primary School, 9.30 – 11.30am
  • Wednesday at Parks Children’s Centre, 9.30 – 11.30am
  • Thursday at Acorns Children’s Centre, 1 – 3pm

Please call 01482 828901 or email healthylifestylesteam@hullcc.gov.uk to book a free place (or contact your Children’s Centre direct).

Or go to www.henry.org.uk or their facebook page for more information


Featured Listing

Us Mums – Pregnancy & New Mums Exercise

Us Mums are fun and effective fitness sessions suitable for pregnant women and new mums where you can bring your baby along (there are specific sessions for non crawlers).  Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team. No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.

March 2019 timetable:

us mums april 2019 timetable hull


Activities at the Children’s Centres

The Children’s Centres in West Hull run playgroups and activities for children (listed in this section by Day). They also run free baby massage courses, parenting classes and a range of other free support services for parents on various days. Call your nearest for info. You can find Children’s Centres at –

  • Ainthorpe CC – Ainthorpe Grove, Hull, HU5 5EB. 01482 351420
  • Hessle CC – The Hourne, Eastgate, Hessle, HU13 9LJ. 01482 629085
  • McMillan CC – 21st Avenue, Hull, HU6 8HT. 01482 850200
  • Priory CC – Priory Road, Hull, HU5 5RU. 01482 305770
  • Wheeler CC – The Rainbow Centre, Wheeler Street, Hull, HU3 5QE. 01482 502466

hull childrens centres map


City Centre – Gravity Trampoline Park Parent & Toddler Sessions

St Stephens Shopping Centre, Ferensway, Hull.

Trampoline park located on the top floor of St Stephens (entry outside next to Next). Lots of fun for children and grown ups! A floor of trampolines and bouncy activities.

They run Toddler Sessions where only under 5s can bounce and it’s only £5 for an adult and child session. Term time they run Mondays 10-11am, Tuesdays 1pm-2pm, Wednesdays 10-11am, Fridays 1pm-2pm and Saturdays 9am-10am. The last Friday of the month toddler session is a themed one. During school holidays they run every day 9-10am.

For more info and to book call 01482 231707.


Cottingham Road – Swim Pods

Tuesdays , Fridays and Saturdays. Frederick Holmes School, Inglemire Lane, Hull, HU6 8JJ

Children’s swimming lessons suitable for non-swimmers to improvers aged 3+.

For more info call Peter on 07884 480013


Hull Ice Arena & Hull Pirates

Hull’s Ice Arena has lots of different skating sessions including:

  • Family skating (family tickets available)
  • Animal Sessions for under 7’s to take to the ice using animal skating aids (walrus, polar bear or penguin).
  • Disco Skate Skating sessions every Friday and Saturday evening with the latest chart tunes played by our resident DJ.
  • Figure Club For competent skaters who would like to learn how to figure skate. Available to all adult and junior skaters.
  • Ice Hockey Training (beginners Under 10’s) To take part you must be a competent skater – be able to go forwards, backwards and be able to stop.

Hull’s Ice Hockey team, Hull Pirates, play from the Arena too. Come and watch a game and support the local team.

Kingston Park, Kingston Street, Hull, HU1 2DZ. Call them for latest times and prices on 01482 325252.


Orchard Park – Mosaic Play Area & Mini Music Makers

Mosaic Community Hub (part of Mosaic Church), Endike Lane, Hull, HU6 8AE

Open Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10.00 – 2.00.

Mosaic Community Hub has a brand new FREE play area for under 5’s!! Includes soft play, buggies, Duplo bricks, books etc, but now we have even MORE fun things for your children to play with…art easel, ride-ons, creative magnets, and more. Plus, there are 5 gorgeously comfy sofas for you to relax on whilst chatting with friends and watching your kids play. With our cafe selling great coffee,cakes,light lunches,kids lunch boxes at great prices, we’re sure you’ll love it!

Plus, Thursdays 10.30 – 11.30 is our Mini Music Makers group for parents/carers of under 5’s to have fun singing, playing instruments, and making music together. Just £1 per family (inc.drinks for adults and children).


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Children’s roller disco’s at Bridlington Spa, Scarborough Pindar Leisure Centre, Beverley Leisure Centre and Hull Sirius Academy

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. For more info email roladsco@hotmail.co.uk.


Skateboarding Lessons with Active Skateborading

Available across Hull & the East Riding.

Active Skateboarding are a nationwide Skateboard School and No.1 provider for professional Skateboarding lessons and workshops in Hull & East Yorkshire. Provide one-to-one & group Skateboarding lessons, developing self-confidence, discipline and helping to keep children active and lead a healthy lifestyle through the medium of Skateboarding.

For more info contact info@activeskateboarding.co.uk or call 07454 785661


The Parks & McMillan Children’s Centres Weekly Sessions & Groups

The Parks Children’s Centre, Courtway Road, Hull, HU6 9TA. 01482 803 978.

McMillan Children`s Centre, 21st Avenue, Hull, HU6 8HS. 01482 850200.

Latest timetable (February 2019):

the parks childrens centre hull timetable winter 2019


The Space Dance Studio Classes

Classes at The Space Dance Studio, 107-109 Grafton Street , Hull, HU5 2NP and at The Freedom Centre Studio, Preston Road, Hull.

Run classes Monday to Saturday, starting at age 2 for Baby Ballet and Baby Street up to older children for all dance styles and musical theatre. See each day listing for details.

For more information call 07896 626110 or email info@thespacedance.co.uk


West Hull – AquaSwim

Wednesdays and Thursdays at Ganton School, Fridays at Hymers College.

Swimming lessons suitable for ages 3 years + , beginners to elite level, taught by Janet and Emma.

For more info call 07749 569422 or email janet.whincup@hotmail.co.uk.


West Hull – Pro Soccer 4 Tots

Hull Indoor Sports Centre, Harpings Road, Hull, HU5 4JF.

Classes from 9.00 – 12.30 (Saturdays and Sundays), split into age groups 1-2 years, 2-3 years, 3-4 years, 4-5 years.

£5 for 50 minute session. Call for info and to book – 01482 447766


West Hull – Swim Zone Hull

Classes held at –

  • Frederick Holmes School, Inglemire Lane, Hull HU6 8JJ.
  • Ganton School, 294 Anlaby Park Road South, Hull, HU4 7JB
  • Hymers College, Hymers Avenue, Hull, HU3 1LW

Various swimming classes for babies and young children. Contact Julie for more info on 07837 822585


West Hull – Trev Welburn D.A.K.C Karate Club

Trev Welburns Karate Dojo, Harpings Road (off National Ave), Hull, HU5 4JG

Karate for kids, from 5 years old. No course fees just pay as you learn. Mixed team of Dan grade female and male instructors.

On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday and Sunday mornings. Call for more info and to book – 01482 847698


Wheeler Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Wheeler Children’s Centre, The Rainbow Centre, Wheeler Street, Hull, HU3 5QE. 01482 502466. Latest timetable (January ’19):