The fully fledged Anouska’s Kids Club is a haven for the little ones with activities galore, so parents can enjoy some well-deserved time out.
Enjoy fine dining in historic splendour, a light bite in the Lounges, a gourmet buffet in The Glasshouse or a rustic meal overlooking our golf course from The Stables terrace.
When it comes to sleeping, our child friendly accommodation includes lavish mansion house bedrooms, presidential suites and sleek contemporary rooms in the West Wing.
At the heart of The Grove is the historic Mansion, once owned by the illustrious Earls of Clarendon. Even Queen Victoria came here for weekend parties! Our 300 acres are so beautiful, you’d never guess we’re only 30 minutes from Heathrow, 17 minutes from London Euston train station and minutes from the M25.
We are the UK’s largest provider of fun and interactive music, singing and movement classes for babies and pre-school age children (3 months to 5 years).
Our age-specific classes include a wide range of favourite children’s music, action songs, nursery rhymes and stories, lots of percussion instruments and props. With the help of our Jo Jingles doll we will introduce your child to all the wonders of music!
Details on fun party entertainment and Jo’s Shop can be found on our website:
LCF Clubs offer language courses in French and Spanish to children from 3-11 years. With over 5,000 centres in the UK, we are the leaders in languages through after-school clubs, business tuition and supplying teachers and resources to schools.
Our classes are relaxed and informal. Our aim is to teach children French and Spanish in a fun and stimulating way. Each week children learn through our structured and proven courses designed to stimulate their natural enthusiasm for language and communication.
We also offer summer day camps. Please log onto our website for full details of your nearest club and to have fun on our new activity area ‘BABELZONE’ where kids can play games in French, Spanish & English.
French and Spanish lessons for children in: Aberdeen, Glasgow, Withington, Preston, Sutton, Tyldsey, High Wycombe, Cirencester, Malmesbury, County Down, Leicester, Manchester, Nantgarw, Chiswick, Penn, Pulborough, Harlow, Lewes, Woking, Newton Abbot, Fakenham, Radcliff, Minehead, Perivale, Littleover, Shenley, Hitchin, Bolton, Brighouse, North London, Havant, Reading, Leeds, Mansfield, St Albans, Gateacre, Princes Risborough, County Tyrone, Burnham-on-Crouch, Banbury, Eastbourne, Clitheroe, Brentwood, Hook, Bracknell, Chester, Amersham, Aylesbury, Menston, Waldron, Renfrew, South Petherton, Bournemouth, Plymouth, Bristol, Orpington, Hertford, County Antrim, Milton Keynes, Middlesbrough, Chelmsford, Dorchester, Darlington, Morden, Coventry, Ashford, Appley Bridge, Old Coulsdon, Durham, Market Harborough, Maidstone, Newhaven, Bookham, Bury St Edmunds, Farnborough, York, Swansea, Charing, Alderbury, Belfast, Billericay, Chorley, Peterborough, Solihull, South Sutton, Walsall, Gosforth, Gateshead, Tadworth, Daventry, Ongar, Aldwick, Southampton, Altrincham, South London, Alnwick, Grendon, Greater London, Otley, Colinton, Blackheath, Birmingham, Romford, East London, Drymen, Cardiff, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Harmston, Redditch, Dorking, Wellingborough, Brentford, Cookham, Buntingford, Lanchester, Harrow, Gosforth, Richmond, Bishop Stortford, Dublin, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Nottingham, West Molesey, Fareham, Sydenham, Guildford, Ilkley, Newtonabbey, Rochdale, Tadley, Ratby, Stanmore, Erith, Worthing, Cambridge, Swindon, Epsom, Warwick, Gerrards Cross, Glastonbury and Douglas
Dyslexia Action is an educational charity, founded in 1972, for the assessment and teaching of people with dyslexia and training for specialist teachers.
Dyslexia Action provides a national network of 27 main centres and some 150 linked learning centers, offering individual assessments by Chartered Psychologists and qualified Teacher Assessors and screening for schools, colleges and other organisations. Tuition is provided in literacy, mathematics and study skills using our own highly successful teaching methods and materials. Dyslexia Action carries out over 7,000 assessments each year and currently provides specialist tuition for over 3,000 children in its Centres, outposts and school units. The effectiveness of Dyslexia Action teaching methods and materials has been warmly praised by thousands of grateful children and their parents.
Please log onto our website for your local centre.
Head Office: Park House, Wick Road, Egham, Surrey
Fax: (01784) 222333
Calling all little swimmers! Your kids can make a Splash with us this summer, learning to swim and having fun on our fast-track learn to swim programme for beginner swimmers aged 3-8 years that follows the National Plan for Teaching Swimming. At Splash learn to swim, we find that the best way for children to learn to swim is through enjoyment and that's why Splash learn to swim uses fun swimming sessions and water activities to teach children basic swimming skills such as water confidence, coordination and basic stroke technique.
Splash learn to swim is a carefully designed fast-track children’s swimming course for beginner swimmers that are happy in the water without one to one assistance, with or without floatation devices. Splash learn to swim has two different levels; one for beginner swimmers and one for more intermediate swimmers.
We have an exemplary health and safety record, we’re Ofsted and CSSIW registered and we accept all childcare vouchers. Splash runs from 8.30am-9am (beginners) and from 9am-9.30am (intermediates) over the course of a full week.
Swimming classes for children in: Aberdeen , Bakewell, Bath, Blackburn, Bradford , Bristol, Bromsgrove, Cambridge, Cardiff, Cheltenham, Chester, Coventry, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Halifax, Hamilton, Harrogate, Hull, Ilkley, Kirkham, Leeds, Liverpool, Loughborough, Manchester, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Northampton , Nottingham , Reading , Sandbach , Sheffield, Wakefield and York
Established for over 30 years as private tutors, Top Tutors is one of the largest providers of private tutors in London and the South East of England.
Top Tutors is wholly owned by the national educational charity Academy of Youth started by Sir Tim Brighouse. They run a wide range of education and leadership programmes for young people
- All our tutors are checked through the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service, previously called CRB)
- High quality tutor registration and evaluation process to ensure we have the Top Tutors with degree level qualifications or above.
- No registration fee or commitment for course of lessons – pay as you go
- Offer ALL subjects at ALL levels
- A personal approach from our team to discuss all your tutoring requirements. (We are not a call centre)
- Successfully matched over 150,000 children with tutors over the past 30 years
- Over 2,000 high quality tutors in London and the South East
Backed by a national education charity, University of the First Age committed to developing potential. Develop their true potential with the help of a one to one private tutor.
Just Lodges specialise in holiday lodges and holiday log cabins for short breaks, longer holidays or for sale or rent throughout the UK. Our comprehensive website is a one-stop resource packed with useful information, help and advice pages.
Choose from a huge range of lodges in different gorgeous settings such as idyllic rural locations or near beautiful beaches and water sports. Developments offer a wide range of facilities to suit your family’s needs.
So whether you are seeking a quiet, peaceful holiday away from it all, an active holiday with the children where there is lots to do, or perhaps a romantic weekend break cuddling up in front of a roaring fire, Just Lodges is the perfect place to find all the information you will need to help you make the best choices.
Harpenden Preparatory School53 Luton Road, Harpenden AL5 2UE
Independent Cottages offers a comprehensive selection of family friendly holiday cottages and child and baby friendly self catering accommodation throughout the UK.
From cosy cottages in quiet idyllic country settings to luxury waterside apartments with stunning views or Scandinavian log cabins to town houses. With a diverse range of over 1400 holiday homes, we are sure you’ll find the perfect place for a short break, family holiday, seasonal get away or even a business trip.
There is no commission fee charged and Independent Cottages puts you in direct contact with the cottage owner who has first hand information to assist you in making the booking. With a ‘Late Availability’ search facility; whether you are planning your summer holiday in advance or want to get away at short notice, Independent Cottages has something for everyone.
Visit our easy to use website today to search for self catering accommodation within the UK.
Stevenage MuseumSt George's Way, Stevenage SG1 1XX
Eric Morecambe Theatre, Harpenden Public Halls
When choosing Poolside Manor you make a conscious decision to join London’s leading independent swimming tuition and activity centre for children.
Poolside Manor prides itself on the quality of swimming services it offers, from term-time tuition for children and parents & toddlers to holiday crash courses.
- Small class sizes
- extended shallow end to build beginner confidence
- purpose-built poolside viewing gallery for spectators
- outstanding water quality heated to 31 + degrees
Multi Activity Day Camps
Poolside Manor has a rich history of providing top quality multi-activity day camps for children aged 3 to 11 every single school holiday.
Children are served up such a range of sports, arts and crafts activities, dance, drama, games, trips and visiting performers, they’re likely to find new activities and new friends every week and every day!
Parties with a difference
Poolside Manor Pool Parties are famous all over for the lasting enjoyment they bring. Parties take place on a Saturday and Sunday afternoon, each lasting 2 hours
- Exciting pool games followed by free play session
- Disco music with giant inflatables
- Dry games in our activity hall
- Parties are suitable for children enjoying their 5th birthday upwards.
Swimming lessons for children in: Lyndhurst Gardens, Finchley, London N3 1TD
Catharine Robinson- Teacher of Singing32 Abinger Mews, London W9 3SP
Expert tuition for young voices aged 10+. I am a teacher in singing and vocal technique specialising in care of young voices. I am experienced in preparing young singers for Associated Board exams, choral scholarships and entrance to music college.
I have taught at a number of schools and colleges including Royal Academy and Trinity College as well as being closely involved with the work of the British Youth Opera.
One-to-one tuition tailored to child's individual needs.
Please contact me on the above number for full details.
CReSTeD provides a Register of schools approved for their dyslexia provision. The Register is supplied free of charge to parents and is updated twice a year. Schools are divided into four categories to help parents and their advisors match the provision to the pupil’s requirements.
For a copy of the Register, link to our web site and complete the application form. Alternatively just phone, or email with your address details.
Registered Charity: 1052103
Displays are given at various events and every other year the club presents a large show at the Alban Arena, St Albans in aid of charity.
Children are taught in groups of similar age and experience. Exams are held yearly. If they choose, children can enter Highland dancing competitions in which members achieve excellent results.
Prices are reasonable and classes are held in the centre of Harpenden.
Sylvia Knight Dip.C.G., Dip A. Psych.93 Byng Drive, Potters Bar, Herts EN6 1UJ
Retired teacher offers private or paired tuition for children aged 4-11. Preparation for SATS and selective tests. Special programmes for specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia or dyspraxia using tapes and varied educational materials.
Gentle support encourages confidence and steady progression. Being a qualified teacher, counsellor and psychodynamic psychologist Sylvia Knight offers understanding therapy and a way forward for all members of families under stress, often marked by children's difficulties at school. Poor results, bullying and absenteeism may follow moving home, bereavement or relationship problems.
At Super Camps we are committed to getting children more active. Our summer holiday camps are located at prestigious schools and colleges across the UK, and guarantee double the minimum Government guidelines for children's exercise.
And what better way to get your children outside and active this summer than with our Multi-Activity day camp? With a range of more than 40 activities throughout the course of the week, there is plenty of opportunity for children to get active in the sun; your children will get at least 2 hours of exercise each day.
All camps are Ofsted registered with all staff fully CRB cleared. Core hours on camp are 9.00am to 5.00pm, with extended care available from 8.00am and between 5pm & 6pm. We offer working parents the flexibility to pay with childcare vouchers.
Venues: Wicken, Harrogate, Winnersh, South London, Buckingham, Brighton and Hove, Oxford, Bristol, Nr. Saffron, Nr. Little, Nr. Haywards, Pinner, Ascot, Edgbaston, Bath, Rochester, Great Malvern, Billericay, Chelmsford , Deal , Nottingham, Stanmore, Taunton, Hatfield, Northampton, Nr Abingdon, Andover, Croydon, Chippenham, Chandler's Ford, Sherfield-on-Loddon, Shrewsbury, Oakleaze, Marlow, Letchworth Garden City, Haslemere, Nr Halstead, Worcester, Hook, Clifton, Pewsey, Canterbury, Winchester, Sutton, Nr. Maidstone, Nr.Winslow, Bournemouth, Wolverhampton, Chesham Bois, Stratford-upon-Avon, Salisbury, Hampton, Orpington, High Wycombe, Rickmansworth, Kingston upon Thames, Newbury, Truro, Leighton Buzzard, Titchfield, Hemel Hempstead, South Croydon, Manchester, Winchester, Brackley and Retford
It’s great fun, competitive, totally interactive and best of all you don’t need to be a golfer! Microchips in each ball record individuals’ performances and scores are instantly displayed on screen in your all-weather bay.
Play with family, friends, colleagues… whatever your age and ability, we’ll get you started and guarantee you’ll be hooked.
Danecroft RidingVera Lane, Harmer Green, Digswell, Welwyn AL6 0EW
Coltspring Riding School
Established since 1965, we offer riding tuition on a one-to-one basis for children aged 4+. Children aged 7+ can also have group lessons if preferred. All classes are overseen by fully qualified instructors and are held from 9.00am-9.30pm every day except Fridays.
We are a member of the Pony Club which is aimed specifically at non-owner riders. Children can work towards achievement badges and tests to C Standard which includes passing the Road Safety test.
Please phone for further information.
Collective Dance & DramaThe Studio, Rectory Lane, Rickmansworth, Herts WD3 1FD
We are a well established Performing Arts School and College with a team of highly qualified and dedicated staff.
We have a Funky Fit pre-school class for 2 year olds. From the age of 3, children progress into all areas of performing arts. We offer tuition in modern, ballet, tap, contemporary, jazz, singing, drama and more. Classes in Dance go up to and include GCSE and A’Level standard.
We also offer full and part time singing and drama courses for 16+ as well as adult classes in dance and fitness. Classes held in a purpose built studio.
Grand Union CanalTring, Hertfordshire
Lee Valley Campsites
There a two campsites within the 26 mile, 10,000 acre Lee Valley Regional Park. Each has modern facilities, offers value for money and is located in pleasant surroundings with its own local leisure attractions.
Both sites are ideal for those who want to mix the pleasures of the all places to visit in and around Lee Valley Regional Park, with the excitement of visiting central London which is less than an hour away. Situated near to Epping Forest and River Lee Country Park, you can enjoy boating, cycling, walking and some of Britain’s rarest wildlife.
Lee Valley Camping and Caravan Park
Address: Meridian Way, Edmonton, London N9 OAR
Tel: 020 8803 6900
Lee Valley Campsite
Address: Sewardstone Road, Chingford, London E4 7RA
Tel: 020 8529 5689
For more information, visit: www.leevalleypark.org.uk
Fairlands Valley Park
Safehands Network Ltd
Live call centre open Monday to Saturday 10.00am to 7.00pm.
Do you need a more interesting party activity for your child? Nugent Education can help. We’ve had great success in providing new, interesting and entertaining activities that most organisations don’t offer.
We can make a party, something to remember, and entertain and engage the children for an hour or two. This takes allot of strain off the parents, and children can chose something they and their friends will enjoy together and remember.
For young children, DBS checked artists provide things like crafts (puppet making, mask making, lantern making etc), Japanese origami (very popular), African drumming and dance.
For teenagers’, we have lots of terrific party ideas like makeup and beauty for teenage girls. Also popular urban arts such as street dance, break dancing and Rapping and Human Beat boxing (***), graffiti art, Japanese manga art or DJ-ing skills.
We also provide special graffiti art activities including commissions where create a bespoke mural for a child’s bedroom, a garage, shed or play room and so on.
Our artists / entertainers will travel to, and deliver at your venue (home address or a room booked etc).
Activities are great value for money and usually last 1 ½ to 2hrs. They are competitively priced from only £160.00 so why not give us a go?
Contact (email@example.com) our website web-form (contact us page) or call one of our friendly team on 0845 481 1920 or 07967 659 293 today!
Shaw's CornerAyot St Lawrence, near Welwyn AL6 9BX
Kids Village offers a full range of term-time and holiday sports camps for boys and girls of all ages.
We always take pride in ensuring the quality of every activity remains at its highest; but never forgetting the fun factor! Our experienced coaching team will help your child to develop a new or existing skill in a fun and safe environment.
Camps and activities include:
- Multi-Sports Day Camps
- Family Fun Swim
- Swimming Lessons/Stroke Improvement
- Birthday Parties (Climbing, Football & Swimming)
- ...and more!
Swimming lessons for children and holiday camps: de Havilland Campus, Hatfield Business Park, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9EU