Swimming and sports
Warwick District Council offer a range of sports activities during both term time and school holidays in leisure centres and community venues. These sessions are organised by qualified and experienced coaches who have been recruited and vetted in line with our policy and procedures.
We organise swimming lessons and parent and toddler swimming. Visit the individual centre pages for more on swimming.
Fun and games in the pool with inflatables and floats. Splosh takes place at Abbey Fields, St Nicholas Park and Newbold Comyn centres. Visit the individual centre page for timetables.
Wacky water sports
7-11 year old children can try a range of water sports including canoeing, snorkelling and life saving activities in the safety of a warm pool under the guidance of a qualified instructor. Contact Abbey Fields or Newbold Comyn for details.
Aimed specifically at 4 - 7 year olds and provides the opportunity for children to learn the basic sporting skills such as jumping, throwing and catching in a fun and safe environment. Contact one of our leisure centres for further details.
Sports taster sessions
2 hour sessions aimed at introducing 7-11 year old children to specific sports and providing the opportunity to learn the basic skills of the game. Contact one of our leisure centres for further details.
Sports coaching courses
The next stage on from the taster sessions. These run for 2 hours per day for between 3 and 5 days, and provide the opportunity for young people to further develop their skills and abilities at a specific sport.
Taster sessions and coaching courses are available in the following sports: Football, Archery, fencing, badminton, athletics, tennis, snorkelling, canoeing, basketball, cricket and tag rugby. Contact one of our leisure centres for further details.
TERM TIME - At Castle Farm Recreation Centre. Call the centre on 01926 850550. Football mania is for 7-11 years olds can simply turn up and play football. There is no coaching, just playing games and having fun.
TERM TIME - Myton Basketball Sessions, Friday evenings 5pm - 6pm for ages 8-12 and 6pm - 7pm for ages 13-16 at the John Atkinson Sports Centre, Myton School, Myton Road, Warwick. Just £2per session! Call 01926 498363 for more information.
Junior sports activity sessions
TERM TIME - An opportunity for disabled and non disabled young people aged 8 – 16 yrs to assist each other in a variety of fun sports activities in a safe a positive environment. Sessions take place at St Nicholas Park Leisure Centre, Warwick. For further information contact: 01926 456222.
For more information on sports sessions for disabled participants please call 01926 456222
Parental consent form
If your child is taking part in a sports course please download, complete and sign the parental consent form (25kb, PDF)
Art and craft activities
Activities take place at our leisure centres and at Leamington Art Gallery & Museum.
Leamington Art Gallery & Museum
There are a variety of events and activities for families to enjoy at the Art Gallery & Museum. Be inspired by our exciting collection, local history, and changing programme of exhibitions and events. Follow trails around the galleries and find interactive exhibits and lots of buttons to push.
Encourages children aged 4 - 7 years to be creative by making pictures and artwork using a variety of craft material. Contact one of our leisure centres for further information.
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