Summer season of enjoyable for Leeds’s kids

With the beginning of the varsity holidays, Leeds Metropolis Council is coming to the rescue of oldsters throughout town with an thrilling line up of summer season actions for households.

Youngster Pleasant Leeds Dwell

Kicking off the summer season, Youngster Pleasant Leeds Dwell returns on August 2 for the most important kids’s pageant in Yorkshire.

The occasion will likely be offered by unbelievable Faye from BoomChikkaBoom and Jez, beforehand a CITV and CBBC presenter and can function standard kids’s characters, performers, music and leisure.

Need to rejoice with hundreds of different households on nationwide play day? Make certain to get your ticket now.

The enjoyable doesn’t cease there on nationwide play day with extra occasions happening throughout Leeds.

A teddy bear picnic with arts, crafts and out of doors video games for the entire household is happening in Merrion Gardens between 11:00am and 15:00pm on August 2. Discover out extra details about the free occasion, right here.

Breeze In The Park

The annual Breeze In The Park leisure programme is effectively underway, placing smiles on the faces of younger folks throughout town as soon as once more this summer season.

With over 29 interactive play occasions for youngsters and youngsters happening in parks and inexperienced areas over the course of the following 5 weeks, the enjoyable does not cease all summer season.

Every occasion has a packed schedule of sports activities, video games, artwork, music and different enjoyable actions, all designed so as to add some memorable additional sparkle and shine to the varsity holidays.

Classes value 50p per youngster and have to be booked prematurely, you will discover the total checklist of occasions will be discovered right here.

Wholesome Holidays

There may be nonetheless time for eligible households to enroll to this summer season’s Well being Vacation programme.

Aimed at college kids who’re eligible at no cost faculty meals, the programme supplies a improbable vary of golf equipment, actions and occasions run by faculties, group hubs and voluntary teams.

Well being Holidays is free and has been working in Leeds since 2018, funded by Leeds Group Basis, Leeds Metropolis Council and the Authorities’s Vacation Exercise Meals Fund.

Going down in over 100 areas throughout town this summer season, actions embody sports activities and swimming, dance, arts and crafts, in addition to visits to Leeds Metropolis Council’s unbelievable points of interest like Temple Newsam and Lotherton Corridor.

Specialist provision can be obtainable for youngsters with SEND or further wants.

Mother and father who’re claiming free faculty meals for his or her youngster can discover out extra in regards to the Wholesome Holidays golf equipment of their space at

Households that aren’t claiming free faculty meals and need to discover out if they’re eligible can go to:

Preserve updated with every part occurring throughout town this summer season with this helpful Youngster Pleasant Leeds weblog, right here. It’s also possible to go to for extra concepts and inspiration.

Councillor Fiona Venner, govt member for youngsters’s social care and well being partnerships, mentioned: “Youngster Pleasant Leeds was established with the ambition to make Leeds the most effective metropolis to develop up in a big a part of undertaking that is by way of internet hosting nice occasions resembling Youngster Pleasant Leeds.

“There’s a improbable vary of actions obtainable for households over the summer season vacation and I’d actually encourage everybody to become involved. I look ahead to seeing all of the households having fun with themselves throughout Leeds this summer season.”