Easter holidays packed full of fun
An action-packed line-up of fun sporting activities has been organised to encourage young people in West Oxfordshire to spend their Easter holidays getting active.
A variety of workshops will take place at leisure centres and venues across the District as part of an Easter Activities programme organised by West Oxfordshire District Council, in conjunction with its leisure partner Wycombe Leisure Ltd.
Activities take place from March 31st to April 13th and range from mountain biking, kayaking, canoeing and fencing to football, golf, tennis, cricket and swimming. New activities for this year include the martial arts Tai Chi and Kung Fu.
Workshops have been designed with young people in mind and most are open to all abilities, from beginners to those with some experience.
Cllr Tony Walker, Cabinet Member for Leisure and Tourism, said: "The Easter Activities programme has been very popular in the past and this year we have even more activities on offer.
"We hope these will appeal to young people across the District and that the opportunity will be taken to use the school holiday to get active and try a new activity."
Details of courses and how to book are contained in an Easter Activities booklet, available online at www.westoxon.gov.uk/leisure/holidayprog.cfm and from Council offices, one stop shop and visitor information centres, or by calling the Council's leisure and tourism team on 01993 861080. Alternatively, drop into one of the Council's leisure centres or call them on: Carterton 01993 861981, Chipping Norton 01993 861951 or Windrush, Witney, on 01993 202020.
Click here for further details of the events
Other recent Witney news items posted on the Witney website
More than 10,000 rural homes and businesses in West Oxfordshire now have access to ultrafast full-fibre internet, providing them with some of the fastest broadband speeds in the world. This milesto...
An NHS Covid-19 testing centre is to be built in Witney to improve support for residents. The building will be situated in the Woodford Way car park and is expected to remain for at least three mon...
Residents are being advised to be extra vigilant, particularly over half-term, as cases of coronavirus continue to spread across the county. Evidence shows that, in the past two weeks, the virus ha...
Better, the largest operator of municipal leisure facilities in the UK releases gym usage data since reopening: West Oxfordshire has seen a total of 20537 visits to their local gyms 26-34-year old...