Primary Age Classes/Groups

Restarting After Lockdown – Primary Age

Classes and activities for Primary age children restarting after lockdown in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire

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Dexterity Gymnastics Academy

dexterity gymnastics kirkella and bishop burton east ridingClasses Restarted September

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 Bishop Burton College Sports Facility – Wednesdays,  Fridays and Saturdays. Times vary by age/ability, please contact for details.

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 Or you can follow them on facebook here.

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Flex Dance

flex dance hullClasses Restarted September

Musical 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 held in venues across Hull and East Riding villages. Venues have changed since Covid19, contact Sam to find out where the latest venues are.

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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Footy Tots

footy totsClasses have restarted

Active+ (formerly Hull Indoor Sports Centre, Little Monkeys), Harpings Road, National Avenue, Hull.

Sessions run on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

Footy Tots is a unique parent interactive pre-school football programme for children aged from walking to 8  years to develop physical fitness and mental agility.

FREE taster session for 4-8 year olds on Saturday and Sunday at 11.15am.

Classes also in Bilton, Winfred Holtby School and Victoria Dock Hull (pre-Covid, just back at Active+ for now). Price for a term is £26, a Footy Tots T shirt with your child’s name on is £12 and a full kit is £22. For more info and to book email or check out their facebook page here.

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Goldstar Active

Classes have restarted

In Willerby on York Way, next to Aldi, behind Stor-More. Also opening in October – Brough!

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, Baby Stars Ballet and soft play sessions
  • For 5+ years gymnastics and trampolining classes for boys and girls
  • 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

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JB Cheer Academy

JB cheer academyClasses Restart in November 2020

JB Cheer Academy teaches Cheerleading, Tumbling and our New Urban Cheer classes, we offer both recreational and competitive classes from 4+ years.

Classes are held at The Academy, St Mary’s College, Hull on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Also run Cheerleading Tryouts, for those wanting to join and compete. We competed this year for the first time at UKCA in Manchester and plan to do more competitions.

£5 per session.  For more information please email Or visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.

We also run Cheer Tots and Cheer Tots Tumble for ages 2+.

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Mini Athletics Hull & East Riding

mini athletics hull and east riding

Classes have restarted

Mini Athletics Hull & East Riding was launched by the parents of 2 young girls in September 2019 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.

It is an athletics based class which 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.

COVID19 UPDATE: Classes now back running for independent children at the moment (without their parents by their side during the class). 5 children to 1 instructor and new venues:
  • Wednesdays: Victoria Dock Village Hall, Hull. 12.45-1.30 age 2 to 3.5 years, 1.45-2.30pm age 3.5 to 5 years
  • Thursdays: Hessle All Saints Church Hall. 9.30-10.15 age 2 to 3.5 years, 10.30-11.15 age 3.5 to 5 years
  • Saturdays: Molescroft Pavilion. 9.15-10.00 age 2 to 3.5 years, 10.15-11.00 age 3.5 to 5 years
  • Sundays: East Park (Woodford, Hull,  from end of Sept). 9.15-10.00 age 2 to 3.5 years, 10.15-11.00 age 3.5 to 5 years, 11.15-12.00 age 5 to 7 years
  • Sundays: Swanland Playing Field (Hull Collegiate, Anlaby, from end of Sept). 9.15-10.00 age 2 to 3.5 years, 10.15-11.00 age 3.5 to 5 years, 11.15-12.00 age 5 to 7 years

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

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Puddle Ducks


Classes have restarted at The Village Hotel.

Friday and Sunday mornings – The Village Hotel, Priory Way, Hull, HU4 7DY

One of the UK’s leading providers of swimming lessons to babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Classes are designed to promote bonding, water confidence and water safety in a fun and loving environment and incorporate rhyme, music and movement based on extensive child development research. They take your little ones through a structured program designed to encourage them to learn to swim independently.

Taught in lovely pools with a maximum of ten children in 5 levels -Floaties (0-6 mths), Splashers (6-15 mths), Kickers (15 mths – 2.5 yrs), Little Dippers (2-5 yrs) and Dippers (2-5 yrs).

For more info call 07825 269146, email, or visit their facebook page here. 

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Rhythm & Dreams Dancing Centre, Balllroom, Latin, Freestyle & baby Ballroom

rhythm and dreams dancing centre hull

Classes have restarted 

Rhythm & Dreams Dancing Centre, 833-839 Hessle Road, Hull, HU4 6QF

Ballroom, Latin and Freestyle dance classes for under 6s, under 8s and under 10s. Come along just for fun or to do exams and competitions.

Rhythm and Dreams also run Baby Ballroom for under 3s and adult fitness RhythmFit on Thursdays.

For more info and to book call 01482 448347 / 07876 455394 or email Or visit their website here or facebook page here.

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Sportsability Preschool Swimming Lessons

sportsability swim schoolLessons Started September

Sportsability Swim School provide swimming lessons for all ages and abilities: preschool from age 3 upwards and also all age children and adults. Small groups. 1-2-1s also available. Covid-19 trained teachers. Experienced and qualified instructors.

New venue – The Mercure Grange Park Hotel, Willerby. Classes on:

  • Mondays 4.15-6.15pm,
  • Wednesdays 4-6pm
  • Saturdays 3-6pm.

Please contact their friendly swim team on 01482 229676 or for more information and to book a place. More information on their website here.

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SS Elite Soccer School – Girls Only Football Training

SS elite soccer girls only soccer campClasses Restarting September

SS Elite Soccer School is run by Sophie Stamp, former Doncaster Belles, Hull City Ladies, Leeds United, and former England International. All football sessions are delivered by Sophie.

Weekly football sessions for girls of all abilities aged 4 to 14 years, run all year-round (excluding school holidays). Sessions include ball mastery, confidence, skills, social skills, game understanding and fun!
We are striving to provide the best platform for girls’ football in the area, and also now have a partnership with York City Regional Talent Club for those players who are showing the required standard to push on to a professional club.

Venue: Active+ (formerly Hull Indoor Sports Centre/Little Monkeys), Harpings Road, National Avenue, HU5 4JF.

  • Mondays: 5-6pm for age 4-6 yrs, 6-7pm for ages 7-11 yrs, 7-8pm for ages 12-14 yrs
  • Wednesdays: 6-7pm for ages 7-11 yrs, 7-8pm for ages 12-14 yrs

For more information and booking please contact CALL or TEXT Sophie on 07940768538, or email or follow them on facebook here.

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State of The Arts Academy

state of the arts academy hull

Classes have restarted

State of The Arts Academy deliver professional, inclusive and affordable performing arts training to all ages and abilities from their purpose-built venue in Hull’s Old Town. Their aim is to provide an accessible and friendly environment where students can develop and excel in their chosen avenue of creative performing arts.

Venue includes: large dance studio, with sprung-floor and mirrored-wall, extensive black-box performing arts studio, light and spacious drama studio, large rehearsal studio, equipped music department, private tuition rooms and a café. Regularly put on shows.

Classes run Monday to Saturday and include: Boys Dance, Open Dance, Street Dance, Ballet, Tap Modern, Musical Theatre, Singing, Panto. From tots to adults plus specific SEN sessions. Full class timetable on their website here.

For more info call 07928 077862, email, visit their website here or follow them on facebook here.

42-43 High Street, Hull, HU1 1PT.

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Thread and Press – Get Creative for Under 16s

thread and pressStarts September

Term time and holiday clubs, including sewing parties and small group/one-to-one tuition. These sessions are designed to give creative project opportunities to young people who love to get involved in art and sewing activities.

We love to work with young people and our sessions offer the opportunity for children aged 9 –  16 years to make friends in a safe and friendly environment after school or on a Saturday morning. Our sessions run projects on rotation, including areas such as sewing, screenprinting, printmaking, craft, illustration and art! Each session is run by an experienced teacher, and we know how to make our sessions safe and fun. Whether they are new to these techniques or wanting to build on what they already know, we can provide a fun project that will allow them to feel the confidence and satisfaction of making something wonderful. Such projects include making their own clothing, printing their own cushions and crafting their own keepsake box.  Come and join us for some creative fun! To comply with government Covid-19 guidance, groups sizes will be small and well-spaced in each venue, with individual resources to use. 10% sibling discount available. Sessions are bookable only in blocks of termly or half termly.  All sessions are run by experienced teachers with Enhanced DBS.

Cottingham, Darby and Joan Hall: Alternate Saturday mornings (with a 3 week gap over half term) starts Saturday 12th September 2020. 7 sessions for £70. Ages 9-11 years 9am – 10.30am. Ages 12-16 years 11am – 12.30pm. Sessions also at Allerthopre/Pocklington.

We are also offering sewing sessions for small groups or one-to-one tuition at your home/venue (see Kids Parties section).

Find out more and book on our website here, or find us on Facebook. Or please call or Sarah 07547663453.

Tornadoes Twirlers – Anlaby Common

Classes restarted September

Dance and baton twirling group for 3-15 year olds.

Wednesdays, 5.15-6.00pm. For more info contact Andrea on 07789 543711

St Marks Church Hall, Anlaby Common, Hull, HU4 7RY

Carl Cockcroft Swim School, Making Waves

Classes have restarted

Classes taught by Carl Cockcroft, former Great Britain Swimmer and qualified teacher and Head Coach from the pool at The Mercure Grange Park Hotel, Willerby.

Suitable for age 4+. Monday 4-6pm, Tuesday 4-7pm, Friday 4-6pm , Saturday 3-5pm.

For more information, call 07947 734213 or 01757 630773, email


Cook Stars – Children’s Cookery Classes

Classes have restarted – online and one venue

Cook Stars offers children (age 2-17 years) fun affordable cooking classes in the Hull and East Riding area. Classes currently online and 1 face to face classes are starting in September at Tickton.

Pre-covid venues and days:

  • Monday, 12.30-1.45 – Cottingham Civic Hall (2-5 yrs)
  • Alternate Mondays, 6.00-7.45 – Little Weighton Village Hall (11-17 yrs)
  • Tuesday, 4.15-5.30 – Soccer Kings (4-11 yrs)
  • Wednesday, 4.15-5.30 – Victoria Dock Village Hall (4-11 yrs)
  • Thursday, 10.00-11.00 – Little Monkeys, includes free soft play, (2-5 yrs).
  • Saturday, 9.40-10.55 (2-5 yrs) & 11.00-12.15 (4-11 yrs) – Tickon Village Hall

All ingredients included, plus a craft activity and recipe card to keep. For more information and to book please call Sarah on 07555 575605 or email

They also offer a great range of kids parties too.


Classes starting w/c 28th September

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!

  • Monday, 9.45: St Mary’s Church Hall, St Mary’s Close, Elloughton
  • Monday, 1.45: St Nicholas Community Hall, Holme Church Lane, Beverley
  • Thursday, 10.00: St Nicholas Community Hall, Holme Church Lane, Beverley
  • Thursday, 4.15: The Wesley Centre, Market Weighton (Primary age from year 2 upwards)
  • Saturday, 9.30 and 10.40: The Wesley Centre, Market Weighton (10.40 session for 3-7 yrs)

Due to Covid all sessions must be pre-booked online. We work with nurseries, schools and provide holiday clubs and parties too!

For more info contact Clare on 07943 112262, email

JPs Performing Arts

Classes have restarted

JP’s Performing Arts and Spark Gymnastics Academy run from Barton, Anlaby and Victoria Dock Hull.

  • Pre School Ballet – Monday 9.30-10.15 at Spark Gymnastics Academy Barton.
  • Pre School Musical Theatre – Monday 10.30-11.15 at Spark Gymnastics Academy Barton.
  • Primary Performing Arts (Ages 5-10) – Tuesday 6.15pm-7.15pm at Victoria Dock Village Hall, Hull.
  • Primary Performing Arts (Ages 5-8) – Thursday 5.30-6.30pm at Anlaby Studios, Anlaby.
  • Junior Performing Arts (Ages 9-15) – Thursday 6.45-8pm at Anlaby Studios, Anlaby.
  • Primary Musical Theatre (Ages 4-8) Saturday 2.30-3.15pm at Spark Gymnastics Academy Barton.
  • Junior Musical Theatre (Ages 9-15) Saturday 3.30-4.15pmat Spark Gymnastics Academy Barton.

For booking and more information please contact Jayne on

Kixx Football Academy

Classes have restarted

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

Launch Pad – Trampolining & Gymnastics

Classes have restarted 

Gymnastics and Trampolining classes in West Hull for children aged 18 months and upwards. Sessions run daily from Wednesdays to Sundays (please check latest timetable after restarting in Sept). Classes include:

  • Launch Pad Tots – ages 18 months to 4 years.
  • Recreations classes – ages 4+
  • DMT (Double Mini Trampoline) – ages 4+
  • Bounceability – accessible friendly sessions for ages 4+

Disability specific classes run on a Saturday. Launch Pad also run special sessions for clubs, pre-schools and schools to come in and use the facilities, and you can even hold your birthday party there.

For more information call 01482 327332 or email

Unit 5 Trackside Business Park, Hawthorn Avenue, Hull, HU3 5EN

Little Bunny Bakers – Beverley

Classes have Restarted

Weekly Little Bunny Baker classes will be running again THIS Autumn Term in the Little Bunny Bakers Bake Off Tent from Tuesday 8th September 2020.

Come and join the fun with your child aged 2.5 to 11 years old in a weekly class on Tuesdays or Fridays in Beverley. All socially distanced and following all Covid-19 secure guidelines.

A time to bake, make friends, learn where our food comes from, listen to others and have fun! Spaces booking quickly!

  • Tuesday 10am and 1.15pm Little Bakers (2.5 to 5 yrs), 4pm Bigger Bakers (4-11 yrs)
  • Friday 9.15am and 11.15am Little Bakers (2.5 to 5 yrs), 3.45pm Bigger Bakers (4 to 11 yrs, perfect for 4 to 7 year olds), 5.15pm Bigger Bakers (4 to 11 yrs)

This Autumn we are jumping back into our termly baking fun classes with a garden adventure theme!

Spaces must be booked in advance. Little Bakers will need to have a handy adult helper with them whilst Bigger Bakers are welcome to have a go by themselves. Find out more and book by emailing Saskia on

PQA Beverley & PQA Hull

Classes restart September 2020

PQA is a weekend performing arts Academy providing tuition for children and young people from 4-18 years. Students spend three hours with us, rotating through hour-long sessions in Comedy & Drama, Musical Theatre and Film & Television. Students are split into groups according to their age with tailored classes and expert performing arts teachers. Poppets class for 4-5 year olds are shorter and last 90 minutes.

We provide a space for children and young people to express themselves, build confidence and, most importantly, have fun! The PQA model was created by Pauline Quirke and her dedicated team of performing arts specialists. With Academies across the UK, our inspirational Principals and teachers work tirelessly to ensure every student receives unrivalled support and amazing opportunities. This results in Academies that deliver the highest educational values possible, with industry standard teaching and continuous opportunities for our students to thrive and flourish.

Our teachers are all professionally trained in their respective fields and have experience in leading arts education, performing professionally and directing films and TV shows. They have been carefully chosen for their passion to inspire and motivate so that our students can achieve their very best!

Classes are held every Saturday for the Beverley and the Hull PQA Academies at Hull Collegiate School, Tranby Croft Anlaby East Yorkshire HU10 7EH:

  • Beverley academy:  9.45am – 1.00pm (9.45am – 11.30am for Poppets)
  • Hull academy: 1.45 – 5.00pm (1.45 – 3.30pm for Poppets)

For more information please call James on 0800 5316282 or email

For 4 free weeks at PQA simply visit our website and request your FREE info pack today. In the ‘Other Information’ section of your enquiry enter the following code: PQAMumbler and we will be in touch.

The Space Dance & Space2Dance Studio Classes

Classes have restarted

The Space Dance Studio – Grafton Street, Hull, HU5 2NP.

The Space2Dance Studio – St Aidan’s Church, 139 Southcoates Avenue, HU9 3HF

Classes include (contact them for latest timetable):

Toddle’n’Ballet 2-5 Yrs, Toddle’n’Street Dance 2-5 Yrs, Toddle’n’Happy Feet  2-5 Yrs, Toddle’n’Floor Gymnastics 2-5 Yrs, Street Dance 6 -11 Yrs, Street Dance 12-18 Yrs, Musical Theatre 6-16 yrs, Ballet 5-8 Yrs, Floor Gymnastics 6-11 Yrs, Ballet, Tap and Modern 5-9 Yrs, Contemporary Class 9-16 Yrs, Urban Ballet/Commercial (Ballet with Funk) 12-18 Yrs, Ballroom/Latin 6-11 Yrs, Urban Ballet 6-11 Yrs

For more information call 07340 688279 or email