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Charnwood Borough Council Holiday Activity Programmes

We organise fun-filled holiday programmes for children, encouraging them to try a wide range of sports and activities.

They run during the February half-term, Easter holidays, Summer holidays and October half-term and take place all around Charnwood.

Summer Holiday Activity Programme

Our Summer programme will be running from Monday July 16th to Friday August 24th. We have put together an exciting programme with many new activities to try out across the borough.

Please have a look below at the activities on offer and follow the booking details.

We hope you enjoy the programme we have put together this summer!


Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we are no longer able to offer laser quest as an activity this summer.

The following sessions are now FULL:

Arts and Crafts 31st July

Athletics 26th July

Beginner's Taekwondo 26th July

Canoeing 27th July and 20th August

Climbing 24th July, 30th July and 17th August

Forest Schools 15th and 23rd August

All Horse Riding Sessions

Hunting Bugs and Pond Dipping – Thursday 16th August

Kite Flying – Wednesday 22nd August

Treasure Hunt 24th August

Water Games 20th August

For further information on each of the activities please see the document below:

Booking Details

To book on to any of our holiday activity programmes, or to apply for a Wild Card, you can call our Contact Centre advisors on 01509 634 561 (8.30am - 5pm weekdays). Card payment is required at the time of booking.

Bookings for Summer holiday activities will go live from Monday June 18.

Photos and Videos

It is a possibility that there will be some photography and videoing done throughout this term's activity programme. Parents will be asked for their consent during the bookings process. No photos or videos will be taken unless consent is given by a parent or guardian.


If you have attended one of our holiday activity programmes we would love to hear from you. Complete the attached feedback form and send it to the email below to let us know what you think.


If you experience any problems or would like more information about our holiday activities programme, please contact Adam Lamb on:

Children's Activities at Charnwood Leisure Centres

Charnwood's Leisure Centres host and run activities for children aged 5-16 throughout the whole year.

Holiday Activities

At Loughborough and Soar Valley Leisure Centre, we offer activities for children aged 5-12 throughout the holidays (including half terms and Christmas) at an affordable cost. Please visit http://www.loughboroughleisurecentre.com/ for the latest programmes at Loughborough or https://www.fusion-lifestyle.com/centres/Soar_Valley_Leisure_Centre for Soar Valley Holiday Activity Programmes.