Half-term school holiday activities

See what's going on at our leisure centres this half-term, Saturday 28 May to Sunday 5 June

 

Our holiday programme

Arc Leisure Matlock

Mon 30 May Tue 31 May Wed 1 June Thu 2 June  Fri 3 June
Splash Out Mats & Balls
Time: 
14:00-15:30
Age: 
All Ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession
Football
Time: 
13:00-14:00
Age: 
7-11 years
Cost: £5.00 
Sports Mania Day
Time: 
09:00-15:30
Age: 6-12 years
Cost:£15.00
Cricket
Time: 
14:00-15:00
Age:
 
7-11 years 
Cost:
£5.00
Splash Out Mats & Balls
Time: 
09:00-10:30
Age: 
All Ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession (Prices with Active Leisure Card)
  Splash Out Ghost Ship Inflatable
Time: 14:00-15:30 
Age:All ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession
Splash Out Mats & Balls
Time: 
14:00-15:30
Age: 
All Ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession 
Splash Out Ghost Ship Inflatable
Time: 14:00-15:30 
Age:All ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession
Mini Water Polo
Time: 
 
13:30-14:30
Age: 
 
7+years 
Cost:  
£5.00
        Roller Skating
Time: 
 
18:00-20:00
Age: 
 
5-15 years
Cost:  
£5.00
NPLQ Lifeguard Course
Time: 08:30-17:30 
Age: 16+ years
Cost: £230*

   *Full payment is required on booking and includes a non-refundable £50.00 deposit. 

Ashbourne Leisure Centre 

Mon 30 May Tue 31 May Wed 1 June Thu 2 June  Fri 3 June
Crash Course Swimming Lessons
Time:  09:00-09:30 (beginners)
09:30-10:00 (Under 5's)
Age:  3-12 Years
Cost: £15.00 for 4 Days
Sports Mania Day
Time: 09:00-16:00
Age: 6+ years
Cost: £15.00
 Splash Out Aqua Run Inflatable
Time: 13:30-15:00 
Age:All ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession
   Splash Out Aqua Run Inflatable
Time: 13:30-15:00 
Age:All ages Welcome
Cost: £3.70 Adult & £2.50 Concession
Tennis
Time: 
09:00-15:00
Age: 
6+ years
Cost: £15.00 Venue: Ashbourne Recreation Ground 
 
  Trampoline Course
Time: 10:30-11:30
Age: 5+ years
Cost: £15.00
 

Bakewell Swimming Pool 

 Mon 30 May Tue 31 May Wed 1 June Thu 2 June  Fri 3 June
Family Splash
Time: 
11:00-12:30
Age: All Welcome
Adults: £3.65
Children: £2.45
Synchronised Swimming
Time: 
13:30-14:30
Age: 8+ Years and able to swim 50m
Cost: 
£5.00 
Aqua Run Inflatable
Time:
13:45-14:45
Age: All Welcome
Adults: £3.65
Children: £2.45
Splash Out Fun Session
Time: 
14:30-15:45
Adults:
 £3.65
Children:  £2.45 
Family Splash
Time: 
10:00-11:30
Adults: £3.65
Children: £2.45 
  Junior Circuits Class
Time: 
15:00-16:00
Cost: 
£5.00 
Flip N Fun
Time: 
10:00-11:00
Age: 6+ years
Cost: £5.00
Sports Mania Day
Time: 09:00-15:30
Age: 6+ years
Cost: £15.00 Venue: Bakewell Recreation Ground 
Tennis
Time: 
09:00-15:00
Age: 
6+ years
Cost: £20.00
        Splash Out Fun Session
Time: 
18:00-19:00
Adults: £3.65
Children: £2.45

Aqua Run Inflatable will be on Saturdays 13:30-14:30

Wirksworth Leisure Centre

Week 1

Mon 30 May Tue 31 May Wed 1 June Thu 31 March Fri 3 June
    Climbing Taster Session
Time: 
09:30-11:00
Age: 
 
6 years + (adults welcome)
Cost: £5.00  (Adults £7.70)
Climbing Taster Session
Time:
 13:30-15:00
Age: 
 
6 years + (adults welcome)
Cost: £5.00  (Adults £7.70)
Toddler Time
Time: 10:00-12:00
Age: 6 months - 5 years
Cost: £2.50
    Sports Mania Day
Time: 09:00-15:30
Age: 6+ years
Cost: £15.00
   Football Time: 09:00-12.00
Age: 6-14 years
Cost: £10.00
        Climbing Taster Session
Time: 
09:30-11:00 & 1:30-3:00
Age: 
 
6 years + (adults welcome)
Cost: 
£5.00  (Adults £7.70)

Family Climb:

Quality family time that can be enjoyed by all!. Our instructor will take you and the family (up to 6) for an hour long supervised session where working together is key!. You'll learn basic belaying and climbing whilst working as a team to get each other to the top.  These sessions can be booked throughout the day for your convenience.

Date: Saturday 4 June

Age: 6+ years

Time: Times throughout the day

Cost: £5 per child, £7.70 per Adult

1-2-1 Climbing Tuition:

Want to learn how to climb? Want to improve your climbing skills,if so why not have a 1-2-1 with one of our fully qualified instructors.

Contact Reception 01629 824717 to book a place at a discounted rate of £12 per hour.

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Aviva Women's Tour

Derbyshire will welcome the Aviva Women's Tour for the first time this June, as the world's top racers head to the county for Stage Three

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Get fit for summer!

The fitness classes on offer at our four leisure centres can help you get into tip top shape for the summer!

We have an amazing range of over 30 fitness classes at Ashbourne Leisure Centre, Bakewell Swimming Pool, Arc Leisure Matlock and Wirksworth Leisure Centre.

Everything you can think of from Abtastic, Aqua combat and Aqua fit to X-bikes, Yoga and Zumba.

  • Check out the full list here.
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EU Referendum 23 June 2016

A Referendum on whether Britain should remain in the European Union will be held on Thursday 23 June 2016. Here's information to enable you to vote.

Voters are being asked to decide on this question: Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?  Polling Stations across the District will be open from 07.00 to 22.00 on 23 June.  Alternatively you can to opt to vote by post (see below).

Who can vote?

You can vote in this referendum if you are registered to vote in the UK, are 18 or over on 23 June 2016 and are:

  • A British or Irish citizen living in the UK, or
  • A Commonwealth citizen living in the UK who has leave to remain in the UK or who does not require leave to remain in the UK
  • A British citizen living overseas who has been registered to vote in the UK in the last 15 years
  • An Irish citizen living overseas who was born in Northern Ireland and who has been registered to vote in Northern Ireland in the last 15 years

How do I register to vote?

To have your say in the EU Referendum, you must be registered to vote. You can register to vote online anytime at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by midnight on Tuesday 7 June 2016.

If you are a British citizen living abroad, you can register to vote online in the same way.

How do I check if I'm registered to vote?

Please email electoral@derbyshiredales.gov.uk or telephone 01629 761335.  You can also inspect a copy of the electoral register at the Town Hall, Matlock, DE4 3NN.

Postal votes

Postal vote applications, amendments or cancellations must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 8 June 2016, by post to Derbyshire Dales District Council, Town Hall, Matlock DE4 3NN, or by email to electoral@derbyshiredales.gov.uk, or phone 01629 761335.

Voting by proxy

New applications to vote by proxy at this referendum must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016 by post to Derbyshire Dales District Council, Town Hall, Matlock DE4 3NN, or email to electoral@derbyshiredales.gov.uk, or phone 01629 761335. Requests for changes to existing proxy vote arrangements and cancellations must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 8 June 2016.

Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this referendum on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on 23 June 2016 by post to Derbyshire Dales District Council, Town Hall, Matlock DE4 3NN. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016. To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

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Wirksworth Town Council by-election 26 May 2016

An election will take place on Thursday 26 May 2016 for a casual vacancy on Wirksworth Town Council - with polling from 7am to 10pm at Wirksworth Memorial Hall.

The casual vacancy was advertised and the Returning Officer received the necessary 10 requests from electors for an election to be held.

Two candidates are contesting the vacancy and their details can be found in the Notice of Poll [PDF 188KB].

Other documents

Please note that the closing date for receipt of nominations was 4pm on Thursday 28 April 2016. 

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Eroica Britannia

Derbyshire Dales District Council is delighted to continue as an official sponsor of this year's Eroica Britannia event in Bakewell 17-19 June.

Named 'One of the Best Value Family Festivals in the UK' by Visit England, this three-day lifestyle and cycling festival returns to the Derbyshire Dales market town for a third year. It is known as 'The Most Handsome Festival in the World' and celebrates the very best of Great British.  This year it promises to be even bigger and better than before.

Three days of wonderful family fun set in the beautiful Peak District National Park with a cracking line up of  live music, entertainment, acres of vintage sales, amazing shops and experiences. 

Eroica BritanniaVisitors are encouraged to get dressed up in their vintage best and the highlight of the three days is the spectacular Eroica Britannia famous pre-1987 bike ride on Sunday 19 June - ridden by 3,000 adventurers in glorious vintage fashions. The riders travel through the glorious landscapes and villages of The Peak District.   

Behind the scenes, your District Council helps the organisers plan and deliver a great event for cyclists and spectators that aims to build on the £3.2m economic impact of the 2015 event.

Your discount

The organisers hope as many local people as possible will enjoy the event and are offering Derbyshire Dales residents a 20% discount on a three-day pass - just use the code lovelocal when you book tickets online via the Eroica Britannia website

 

 

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