Fun for Mansfield children this half term

Mansfield District Council and Mansfield District Leisure Trust have a whole host of fun activities and events to keep the kids busy over the half term holidays.

The Council’s Sports Development team is running a series of free multi-sports activities, along with a climbing wall, for children and young people aged 6 to 16 at:

Titchfield Park on Monday 22nd October, 1 to 3pm

Oak Tree Leisure Centre on Tuesday 23rd October, 1 to 3pm

Meden Sports Centre on Wednesday 24th October, 1 to 3pm

Bellamy Activities South Mansfield Community Centre on Thursday 25th October, 1 to 3pm

River Maun Recreation Centre on Friday 26th October, 1 to 3pm

There’s no need to book, just turn up on the day and join in with the fun! Further information is available from the Sports Development team by calling 01623 463026.

During the week (22nd - 26th October) there is something for everyone at the District’s five leisure centres, from swimming to face painting, snorkelling to bouncy castles. The fun leisure pool at Water Meadows Swimming Centre will be open from 9am to 10pm each day, giving kids and adults plenty of time to enjoy the new water features. A full guide to the half term holiday is available from each of the leisure centres or visit

At Mansfield Museum there will be hula hooping, Lego, a Disney picnic and puppet making. There is no need to book but places are limited so you may have to wait on the day for a place to become available. Further information is available at or call 01623 463088.