School Holiday Active Childcare & Experience Days

At SSG Activities we offer a massive range of unique, fun filled and inclusive school holiday activities all at superb value.

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SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2022

We will be running our popular Active Childcare for 5-12 year olds during the Summer Holidays at the Alexander Sports Centre, Sidney Road, Bedford MK40 2BQ. Each day will run 8.30am-5pm and will be made up of multi-activity sessions including inflatable fun, wacky crafts & mad science, outdoor adventure & challenge and multi-sports. 


The price is £26.75 per child per day. You can book and pay online by clicking the ‘book now’ button, or over the phone on 01234 340782. Our phone lines are open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm. We accept childcare vouchers and the government taxfree childcare scheme but these cannot be processed online. Please call us if you would like to pay using either of these options. 


We will be offering free school meals places in partnership with Bedford Borough Council, bookings are not open yet for these spaces.  

Active Childcare

Our active childcare is available every day of the school holidays (except at Christmas) providing families with a consistent service they can be confident in. We offer this service to primary school aged children, following Osted benchmark quality guidance for safe and effective care as well adding a sprinkle of our SSG magic. Every day includes:

 

  • A different theme underpinning the day
  • Inflatable fun like no other
  • Wacky Crafts Sessions
  • Sports Activities
  • Adventure & Challenges
  • Physical Activity Fun

Children work in groups of similar age groups and have their own specific group leader for the day. All staff have training to ensure great pastoral care on top of all the fun activities to provide some of the best valua high quality of care available

Football Experience days

Our amazing football academy coaching team have develop a one day experience day for children who just want to give football a try or simply can get along to the school holiday academy. It remains something for everyone with a fun and focused approach that is super inclusive. We deliver an amazing range of skill  learning and development through great games and activities and conclude with some match play ensuring all children are involved in:

 

  • Match Play
  • Striking the ball
  • Dripping skills
  • Passing accuracy
  • Goalkeepoing knowledge
  • Much much more

So whether your child wants to be a super striker, passing master or a wonder winger we are the place to be. Groups work in age and ability groups to ensure they get the most from the academy and have the most fun. So get your boots on and come along.

Football School Holiday Academies

We offer one of the best opportunities to get children involved in our National ‘Great’ game. This three football academy is led by our fun and focused football academy coaches to help your football mad kids learn new or develop existing skills. Each day is different and utilises our amazing range of football academy equipment to deliver fun and inclusive sessions. Over the three days children will get involved in:

 

  • Match Play
  • Striking the ball
  • Dripping skills
  • Passing accuracy
  • Goalkeepoing knowledge
  • Much much more

So whether your child wants to be a super striker, passing master or a wonder winger we are the place to be. Groups work in age and ability groups to ensure they get the most from the academy and have the most fun. So get your boots on and come along.

Gymnastics Experience day

Our amazing weekend Gymnastic Academy team deliver these fantastic experience days for children who want to give gymnastics a try for the first time or for those who are already part of a club and just ant to day more. We provide an amazing environment, jam packed full of awesome gymnastics equipment fit for our young age groups. Staff have bags of experience and enthusiasm. During the gymnastics experience day children will take take part in fun games and activities to learn and develop their:

 

  • Balance
  • Coordination
  • Shapes
  • Jumps
  • Movement
  • Free Play

They will work individual and also in pairs and small groups for maxising the learning and enjoyment. The different age groups will work to age and experience appropriate programmes so whether it learning the fundamental skills of gym or developing more advance aspects we have something for everyone.

Ultimate Adventure Games Day

This activity day will put adventure seekers through their paces. Activities included in this epic day are:

  • Terminator Turmoil
  • Inflatable Obstacle Course
  • Shootings targets with archery and sling shots
  • Team challenges
  • Orienteering

This day is best suited to adrenaline junkies who would love an action-packed day of new and exciting activities they may have never tried before and will certainly want to experience again!

School Holiday Activities FAQ

You can book online using the ‘book now’ button, or you can book over the phone on 01234 340782

Yes, we do accept childcare vouchers. Payments with vouchers must be processed over the phone on 01234 340782.

Yes, we do. Payments via the tax-free childcare scheme must be processed over the phone on 01234 340782.

The age range for children who can attend is 5-12 years old.

Our Active Childcare is for children aged 5-12 years. Some of our Experience Days accommodate children aged 8-14 years. Please view our latest timetable for more details.

Yes, you will need to provide a packed lunch and a refillable drinks bottle. We also suggest a morning and afternoon snack as the children will stop for a break. If your child is booked on via the free school meals scheme, we will provide a packed lunch for them.

Children should wear comfortable clothing and sensible, closed footwear. Appropriate outerwear should be provided depending on the weather e.g. waterproof coats, sun cream and sun hats, as many of our activities take place outside.

Location: Alexander Sports Centre, Sidney Road, Bedford, MK40 2BQ.