Archive for August, 2013

Deerness Gym Club offers summer coaching

August 7, 2013 Leave a comment

CHILDREN are being offered gymnastics coaching from some of the best in the sport.

Deerness Gymnastics Academy, in Ushaw Moor, County Durham, which has produced many British, European and world champions, is staging sessions during the summer holidays for youngsters aged four to 12.

They are taking place every Tuesday and Wednesday from August 6 to 21, from noon to 2pm. The cost is £6 per child per day, or £10 for two days, including a healthy snack and drink.

To book a place, email:, call 0191-373-9419 or visit

via Deerness gym club offers summer coaching (From The Northern Echo).


Have a Wild Summer – learning outdoors – From The Northern Echo

August 5, 2013 Leave a comment

CHILDREN are invited to learn about wildlife this summer.


A series of sessions are being staged to teach youngsters aged five to 13 about the great outdoors.


Events are being held in New Brancepeth, Brandon, Burnhope, Castleside, Lanchester, Langley Moor, Esh, Esh Winning, Langley Park, Ushaw Moor, Meadowfield and Waterhouses until Wednesday, August 28.


The events are being paid for by Mid Durham Area Action Partnership and the Big Lottery: Awards For All and delivered by environment specialists Oases.


For more information, call 03000-260535 or email:

via Have a wild summer learning outdoors From The Northern Echo.