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Angling

Brighton Diver Charter Boat, sea fishing from Brighton Marina ~ 07901 822375

Seabreeze Charter Fishing & Diving, Brighton Marina ~ 01273 585372

Archery

Bow Arrow Tag, tag archery in any green space or leisure centre, 7yrs+ ~ 01273 230624

County Oak Archery Club, Hove Park School, 13yrs+ ~ 01273 592795

Arts & Crafts

Art in the Barn, Westdene, Y3-Y6, Wed pm ~ 07896 126962

Art Room, Portland Rd, Hove, workshops for children & young people, 6yrs-A level ~ 01273 240308/07727 882824

Art Shop & Pottery, 108 Western Rd, Sat am Family Clay Club 4-11yrs; Pottery Painting call to book ~ 01273 728282

Artpod, Rottingdean, fantastical art & science shop, children's workshops & parties ~ 07701 072761 (see advert)

Artworks, 4-10yrs & Art Club 11-16yrs, Beacon Arts, Knoyle Hall, Knoyle Rd, BN1 6RB, Wed & Thu ~ 01273 557124

Arty Farty art club, 23 Grove Street, Hanover BN2 9NY, 8-12yrs, Tue-Thu ~ 07766 135986

Creative Clay for Kids, Circle Studio, Wivelsfield Rd, Saltdean BN2 8FP, all ages ~ 07963 691369

Creative You, arty mixed media workshops, Brighton & Hove, 4-14yrs ~ 07879 663686

Fiveways Arts & Crafts, 261 Ditchling Rd, Brighton, art & craft supplies shop ~ 01273 551 600

Hummingbird Studios, 107 Havelock Rd, Fiveways, textiles, painting, pottery classes, 7yrs+ ~ 07738 267913

Paint Pots, pottery painting for all ages, 39 Trafalgar Street BN1 4ED ~ 01273 696682

The Mosaic Workshops, Brighton, unlock your creativity with mosaic, 5yrs+ ~ 07789 012964

The Painting Pottery Cafe, 31 North Rd BN1 1YB, pottery painting, taster throwing, baby footprints ~ 01273 628952

Workshops for the Imagination, after school art club, 75 Islingword Rd BN2 9SL, 5-11yrs ~ 07939 482361

Athletics

Brighton & Hove Athletics Club, Friday evening Athletics 365 programme, 9-15yrs ~ 01273 512151/01903 813878

Brighton & Hove Athletics Club, Withdean, Tue & Thu, 5.30-8pm, 9yrs+ (waiting list 9-14yrs) ~ 01273 512151/01903 813878

Kids Run Free, Easthill Park, Portslade, 4th Sat, arrive by 9.15am ~ register online before coming along

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, athletics course, 6-11yrs ~ 01273 391683

Phoenix Athletics & Triathlon Club, Withdean, 9yrs+, Wed from 5.30pm ~ 07899 792461

Withdean Athletics Academy, Sat am, 5-12yrs ~ 01273 542100

Badminton

Badminton Coaching, Southwick Leisure Centre, 7-16yrs, Sat am ~ 01273 238111

Brighton Bats. Brighton Aldridge Community Academy, Falmer, 15yrs+, Mon 8-10pm ~ 07821 985753

King Alfred Leisure Centre, junior badminton classes, Tue 4.30-5.30pm & Sat 9-11am, 8-16yrs ~ 01273 290290

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, pay & play badminton ~ 01273 391683
http://www.longhillsportscentre.co.uk

Moulsecoomb Community Leisure Centre, casual bookings ~ 01273 622266

Stanford Penguins, Junior Badminton Club, 11-16yrs ~ 07811 585174

Virgin Active Health & Raquet Club, Village Way, Falmer, 8-16yrs + adults, members only ~ 01273 667888

Basketball

Brighton Cougars Basketball Club, junior section full with waiting list

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, basketball course, 6-11yrs ~ 01273 391683

Portslade Sports Centre, coaching for 7-12yrs, Thu 4.30-5.30pm ~ 01273 411100

South Coast Elite Basketball, academies, camps, leagues, tournaments, schools coaching ~ 07808 065487

Beach Sports

Yellowave Beach Sports, cafe, beach games, volleyball, beach soccer, tag rugby, club house hires ~ 01273 672222

Bowling & Skittles

Bowlplex, Brighton Marina BN2 5UT, tenpin bowling & pool tables ~ 0844 4770484

Preston Bowls Club, junior bowlers welcome, Mon club night, 7yrs+ ~ 01273 540415

Boxing & Wrestling

Brighton & Hove Boxing Team, King Alfred Leisure Centre 10yrs-adult, Mon & Thu 6-7pm ~ 07880 916512

Fight & Fitness Boxing Gym, Wild Park Pavilion, register now for junior classes coming soon ~ 07830 764809

Whitehawk ABC, 10yrs+, underneath Robert Lodge Flats, Manor Way, BN2 5GG, Mon-Fri eve ~ 07738 527677

Cards & Board Games

Sussex Junior Chess, all ages & abilities welcome ~ 07939 264643

Cheerleading

PW Performers, Old Boat Corner Community Centre & Manor Gym, 3-16yrs ~ 07972 416947

Circus & Stunts

Bandbazi Youth Circus Theatre, Brighton Youth Centre, Edward St, 6-10yrs & 11-16yrs ~ 01273 245584

Circus Brighton, workshops, parties & events ~ 0800 4334618

Teardrop Aerial & Circus, Moulsecoomb Leisure Centre, Mon, 7-11yrs & 12yrs+ ~ 07507 115896

The Circus Project, learn trapeze, hula hoop, rope climbing & much more! 6yrs+ ~ 01273 739106

Climbing & Mountaineering

Boulder Brighton, Portslade, tasters, clubs & courses, 7-15yrs, family sessions ~ 01273 422408

Brighton & Hove Climbing Centre, Withdean Sports Complex, tasters, clubs, parties, holiday camps ~ 0845 3631177

Extreme Ventures Indoor Climbing Wall, Stanley Deason Leisure Centre, Junior Climbing Club, Sat am ~ 01732 446252 or 07835 528548 

Extreme Ventures Indoor Climbing Wall, Stanley Deason Leisure Centre, parties, clubs, instruction ~ 01732 446252 or 07835 528548

Computers

Block Builders, town planning using Minecraft, 6-16yrs, workshops, schools, events ~ 07712 559211

Cookery

Funky Lunch, food festival events, workshops & parties creating food arts with different ingredients ~ 0845 5192268

Cricket

Brighton & Hove Cricket Club, Nevill Sports Ground, Eridge Rd, Hove, U9-U16, girls & boys teams ~ 07974 687034

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, cricket course, 6-11yrs & nets for hire ~ 01273 391683

Palmers Cricket Club, Hove Rec, U9, U11, U13 + adult teams ~ 07879 085820

Portslade Cricket Club, Benfield Valley Park, Old Shoreham Rd, U10 - U16 plus adult teams ~ 07542 238120

Rottingdean Cricket Club, Falmer Rd, U9-U19 + adults ~ 01273 306436

Southwick Cricket Club, U7-U14 + adult teams ~ [email protected]

St Peters Cricket Club, Preston Park, U9-U16, girls, boys, mens & womens teams ~ 07887 645642

Sussex CCC Junior Sharkz membership includes home tickets, access to Shark Pit at T20 games ~ 0844 2640206

Sussex County Cricket Club, Eaton Rd, Hove, matches, indoor training centre, coaching etc ~ 0844 2640202

Croquet

Sussex County Croquet Club, Victoria Rd, Southwick BN42 4DJ ~ 01273 591874

Cycling

Bikeability cycling courses, Preston Park & Hove Park, 9-14yrs, half term, Easter & summer holidays ~ 01273 293847

Brighton and Hove Cycle Map, create your own customised cycle map of the city ~ find online

Californian style beach bikes for hire, by the pier, open weather permitting ~ 07917 753794

VC Jubilee Brighton Excelsior Youth Development Cycling Club, 9-18yrs ~ 07808 061805

Dance & Drama

A2 Arts Performing Arts Academy, Basin Rd South, Hove, ballet, tap, modern, street, jazz ~ 01273 707720

ACT, professional theatre training & kid's drama school, 6-18yrs, Kemptown & Hove ~ 01273 818266

ActAble Academy, development through drama, 4-16yrs, Mon, Hanover Community Centre ~ 07891 670114

Alexandra Dance Academy, Howard Rd, Brighton, ballet, tap, modern, street, Mon-Sat, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 565881

Amazonas Capoeira, Brazilian dance, Wed pm, St Martin's Church Hall, Lewes Rd, Brighton, 6yrs+ ~ 07919 586299

Aspire Academy, Phoenix Community, drum, move, sing & play, 3-6yrs & 7-11yrs ~ 01273 569061

B Starz, Open Space Studio, off Davigdor Rd, Hove, performing arts training, 4yrs+ ~ 07766 011695

Beacon Arts, Cecchetti Classical ballet, Knoyle Hall, Knoyle Rd, BN1 6RB, 3yrs-adult ~ 01273 557124

Beacon Arts, Knoyle Hall, Preston Park, drama for 7-16yrs ~ 01273 557124

Bertram School of Dance, ballet, Hanover Community Centre, Queens Park & Rottingdean, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 703328

Bird Studios, Vantage Point, New England St, Brighton, ballet, tap, commercial/street, modern ~ 01273 699902

Bird Studios, Vantage Point, New England St, Stage Academy 6-16yrs; Little Stage Academy 4-6yrs ~ 01273 699902

Brighton & Hove Dance Academy, ballet, jazz, creative dance, 3yrs+, B & H High School, Montpelier Rd ~ 07500 724236

Brighton Ballet School, Hove, 2.5yrs-adult, ballet, tap, contemporary, jazz ~ 07595 303180

Brighton School of Samba, drumming, percussion & dance, all ages ~ [email protected]

Brighton Theatre Group Youth, musical theatre productions ~ 07980 266660

Brightonshed, inclusive drama company, Varndean School, Tue pm, 7-18yrs ~ 07505 047597

Carroll-Turner School of Dance, St Joseph's Hall, off Elm Grove, ballet, modern, jazz & tap, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 705798

CDance, Hangleton Community Centre, fun, relaxed dance, Sat am, 2-10yrs ~ 07803 002073

Dance Art Studio, Fiveways/Preston Park: ballet, tap, modern, classical, jazz, contemporary, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 556313

Dance Brighton Dance, street 4-12 yrs, Bird Studios ~ 07979 291147

Dancia Brighton, Crown Rd, Portslade, BN41 1SH, dancewear ~ 01273 410372

Drama Queens, drama & dance, tap, jazz, musical theatre workshops, 4-18yrs ~ 01273 275077/07811 440278

East Sussex Dance, Patcham: Disco & Street Dance, U6, U8, U12, O12's; Ballroom & Latin, 5yrs+ ~ 07901 962163

Elite Dance, St Bartholomew's School, Ann St, ballet, tap, modern, jazz, street, 3yrs+ ~ 07545 145716

Flamenco Dance Academy Brighton & Hove, Mon, Thu, Sat, 4-7yrs & 8-14yrs ~ 07531 104301

Get Creative in Brighton, Patcham Methodist Hall, monthly drama & dance , 5-11yrs, Sat 9.30-11.45am ~ 07967 633438

Ginger School of Dance, All Stars 4-11yrs, junior contemporary 8-12yrs, grade 1 ballet & tap ~ 07595 363578

Glass Dance, Unique Streets, Dance Station, Portslade, Wed pm, 4-18yrs ~ 07500 770065

Goldmans Stage School, dance, drama & singing tuition, 3yrs+, Spring St BN1 3EF ~ 01323 643961

Hampton Ballet Academy, Patcham & Hurstpierpoint, 4yrs-adult ~ 07880 810122

Helen O'Grady Children's Drama Academy, classes throughout Brighton & Hove ~ 01273 709128

Hove Dance Centre, North Street, Portslade, ballroom, Latin, 5yrs-adult ~ 01273 419900

Italia Conti Performing Arts, Sat: acting, LAMDA, musical theatre, jazz, singing, 6-18yrs ~ 01273 321245

Jittabugs, Classical Ballet, Jazz & Boogie, Bubblegum Pop, ShowBugs, 3-12yrs, venues across the city ~ 07837 162901

JustDance Academy, Southwick, Portslade, Brighton: disco, freestyle, hip hop & street, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 595896

Kids Ballet, Tree of Life Centre, Portland Rd, Hove, 5-7yrs, Wed pm ~ 01273 220159

LCAS School of Theatre Arts, gymnastic dance, jazz, street, drama, singing, Longhill Sports Centre ~ 07889 229937

Leap & Bound Dance School, 2yrs+, Hanover Community Centre; ACT Hove ~ 07817 398215

Magic Moves Dance, creative dance for 2-16yrs, venues across Brighton & Hove ~ 01273 600126

Make Believe Hove, singing, dance & drama, St Andrew's Primary School, Hove, Sat am, 4-18yrs ~ 01273 970831

Marina Studios, BN2 5WA, dance/fitness hub, diverse range of dance/fitness from 0-99yrs ~ 01273 253679

New Venture Youth Group (NVYT), 12-18yrs, Fri pm ~ [email protected]

Old Boat Corner Community Centre, Hollingbury, streetdance, cheerleading, commercial dance ~ 01273 540779

One Dance Academy, Hangleton & Hove, Primary RAD Ballet, ISTD Tap & Street Dance, 5yrs+ ~ 07799 603263

Perform: drama, dance & singing classes, Hove & Rottingdean, 4-12yrs ~ 020 7255 9120

Portslade School of Dancing, ballet, tap, jazz & modern, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 455212

Premier Dance Academy, freestyle, Hove & Southwick, 3yrs+ ~ 07919 687600

PW Performers, Old Boat Corner Community Centre, Hollingbury & Manor Gym, Whitehawk, 3-16yrs ~ 07972 416947

Rox School of Dance & Drama, Hove, ballet, musical theatre, tap, modern, jazz, singing, LAMDA drama ~ 01273 566885

South East Dance, opportunities to get involved with dance: performing or watching ~ Join the mailing list to keep in touch

Stage Studio Theatre School, acting, singing & dancing, Brighton Youth Centre, Sat am, 6-16yrs ~ 07907 477135

Stagecoach Brighton, performing arts, Varndean School, Sat, 4-18yrs ~ 07920 115060

Stagecoach Performing Arts Hove, 4-18yrs, Fri pm & Sun am ~ 01273 258318

Stanford Avenue Players, Stanford Avenue Methodist Church Hall, BN1 6FD, 8yrs-adult ~ 01273 555394

The Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts, Dorothy Stringer, Loder Rd, 4-18yrs, Sat am ~ 07825 270480

The Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts, Southwick Centre, 4-18yrs, Sat am, free taster ~ 07910 114906

The Theatre Workshop, Brighton, Fri & Sat schools: classes in dancing, singing & acting, 4-21yrs ~ 01273 733736

The Young Actors Group, professionally run weekly acting classes & talent agency for 5-19yrs ~ 01273 719226

Wendy Whatling School Of Dance, Seven Dials, tap, ballet, modern, street, LAMDA & singing, 2yrs+ ~ 01273 735834

Windmill Young Actors, actor training & youth theatre company, Hove & Brighton venues, 5-19yrs ~ 07932 776114

Young Dancers Collective, Whippingham Rd, Tue pm; Dance Station Portslade, Thu pm, 12yrs+, ~ 01273 292724

[email protected], Brighton Little Theatre, 6-12yrs & 12-16yrs, Sat am ~ [email protected]

Zylo Performance, drama clubs for primary schools ~ 07796 305205

Fencing

Brighton & Hove Fencing Club, Brighton Aldrige Academy, Falmer, 12+yrs Thu 7-10pm ~ [email protected]

Fencing, Portslade Sports Centre, 10-14yrs, Thu 6-7pm ~ 01273 411100

Film

Radio Free Brighton, make radio shows & animations, 9yrs+ ~ 07799 564620

Silverbox Multimedia, multimedia activity school, 8-16yrs, Learn, Create, Inspire ~ 07877 945460

Youth Film School, BHASVIC, Dyke Rd, 6-18yrs, Sat 10am-noon ~ 07931 626077

Fitness & Exercise

Active for Life Club, Portslade Village Centre, multi-sports, 7-11yrs, Thu pm ~ 01273 292724

Active for Life Club, The Manor Gym, Whitehawk, multi-sports, 7-11yrs, Tue pm ~ 01273 292724

Circuits for Mums, Westows, Hove, kids welcome. Mon 11.30am, Fri 9.30am, GBP5 incl Westows play ~ 01273 567844

Girls Get Active, multi-fitness, King Alfred, Tue pm; Withdean Sports Complex, Thu pm, 12yrs+ ~ 01273 292724

Junior Gym, Southwick Leisure Centre, 11-15yrs, Mon-Fri 3.30-5.30pm, Sat & Sun 10am-noon ~ 01273 238111

King Alfred Leisure Centre, Hove, junior gym sessions, daily ~ 01273 290290

Moulsecoomb Community Leisure Centre, junior gym, Mon- Thu, 3.30-5pm, Sat & Sun 11-2pm ~ 01273 622266

Prince Regent Swimming Complex, Church St, gym sessions, 12-15yrs Mon-Fri 3.30-5pm, Sat-Sun 11am-2pm ~ 01273 685692

Sports Hub, multi sports, Portslade Village Centre, 12yrs+, Thu pm ~ 01273 292724

Stanley Deason Leisure Centre, Junior gym, 11-15yrs, Mon-Thu pm ~ 01273 694281

Streetgames, Moulsecoomb Leisure Centre, Fri eve, 12yrs+ ~ 01273 292724

Streetgames, Portslade Sports Centre, 12yrs+, Wed pm ~ 01273 292724

Withdean Sports Complex, junior gym sessions daily; gomotion! Activity classes 3.5-6yrs ~ 01273 542100

Football

4-Corner Football, development programme, 4yrs+ & Little Dribblers classes ~ 03330 064 834

5Ways Saturday Soccer School & Academy, Varndean College, Sat am, 4-14yrs ~ 01273 620086

AFC Varndeanians Youth FC ~ do you know?

Brighton & Hove Albion Soccer Schools, 4-13yrs; Fun after school football with AITC ~ 01273 878265

Coldean Colts, U7/8/9/11/13, teams & training ~ 07825 135860

Connor Saunders Academy, Peacehaven FC, after school & Sat coaching, 2-15yrs ~ 07967 709721

Fishersgate Flyers Youth FC, U6-U16, Portslade, Southwick, Hangleton areas ~ 07775 428754

Hangleton Rangers Youth FC, U7-U11 (mixed); U12-16 (boys) ~ 01273 709627

Hollingbury Hawks Youth FC, U8-U17 & girls U11, U12, U15; Hollingbury Hawks Colts, U11, U12 & U14 ~ [email protected]

Hove Park Colts FC, U7-U16, Hove Park, Goldstone Crescent ~ [email protected]

Hove Park First4Football, drop-in Sat am, 5-14yrs & after school clubs ~ 07748 399347

Hove Rivervale Youth FC, Benfield Valley, Old Shoreham Road, & Aldrington Rec, Hove, U8-U16 ~ 01273 277308

Little Kickers, Rottingdean, Patcham, Hove, Shoreham, H Heath, fun football training, 18mths-7yrs ~ 01293 226201 (see advert on pxx)
http://www.littlekickers.co.uk

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, football course, 6-11yrs ~ 01273 391683
http://www.longhillsportscentre.co.uk

Mile Oak Wanderers, boys U6-U18; girls U7-U16, Nike partner club ~ 07971 438641

Montpelier Villa FC, Falmer, U7, U9, U10, U11, U14 & U16 ~ 07968 836526

Patcham United, U7-U15, boys & girls, limited availability in some age groups ~ [email protected]

Peacehaven Youth Football Club, Piddinghoe Avenue, U7-U18 ~ 01273 582471

Preston Park Soccer School (above Chalet Cafe), Sat am drop-in, 4-12yrs ~ 07971 266714 or 07921 842274

Pro-Direct Soccer Academy, BHASVIC & Southwick Leisure Centre, 4-16yrs ~ 01273 463355

Rottingdean Village FC, U6-U18, mixed to U16; U15 girls team ~ 01273 300413

Russell Martin Academy, Football academy from Development to Elite, 5-16yrs ~ 07921 338956

Southwick Rangers FC, U6-U17, mixed to U16 ~ 07828 532619

Swerve Soccer Camps, Sat Soccer Hove Park, drop-in, 4-7yrs; holiday camps, team coaching, parties ~ 07715 962004

Westows Indoor Play & Football Centre, Hove, all ages to adult, fun, coaching, leagues etc ~ 01273 721338

Withdean Sports Complex, hire the football stadium or 5 aside pitch ~ 01273 542100

Withdean Youth FC, U8-U17 girls & boys teams ~ 07930 324022

Golf

Brighton & Hove Golf Club, Devil's Dyke Rd, active junior section, group lessons, 10yrs+ ~ 01273 556482

Dyke Golf Club, Brighton, junior memberships, coaching & competitions ~ 01273 857260

East Brighton Golf Club, Roedean Rd, Little Golfers junior section, 4yrs+ (restarts Mar 18) ~ 01273 604838

Globalls, Brighton Marina, ultra-violet indoor mini-golf with a Jurassic theme ~ 01273 911510

Hollingbury Park Golf Course, Golf Academy for all ages, reduced green fees for juniors & beginners ~ 01273 500086

JOLF, Waterhall & Hollingbury, coaching, camps, parties, 3yrs+ ~ 07747 705844

Roedean Cafe & Miniature Golf ~ 01273 570513

Waterhall Golf Course, golf & footgolf; reduced green fees for juniors ~ 01273 508658

West Hove Golf Club, Hangleton, junior memberships, tournaments, coaching, holiday camps ~ 01273 419738

Gymnastics & Trampoline

Dyson Gymnastics Club, Ralli Hall, Denmark Villas & Glebe Villas Hall, Hove, 3-18yrs ~ 07760 669393

Hollingdean Gymnastics Club for girls, Hertford School, 5yrs+, Mon & Thu eve, long waiting list ~ 07795 008772

I-star Academy, rhythmic gymnastics, tumbling, Patcham & Shoreham, 4yrs+ ~ 07843 666251

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, gymnastics academy, 3-16yrs ~ 01273 391683

Moulsecoomb Community Leisure Centre, trampolining 5-16yrs, Tue pm ~ 01273 622266

Portslade Sports Centre, gymnastics 5-15yrs, trampolining, 6-16yrs ~ 01273 411100

PW Performers, Old Boat Corner Community Centre, Hollingdean Community Centre, Manor Gym, gymnastics, Tue & Sat, 3-13yrs ~ 07972 416947

Rise Trampoline Club, BACA Sports Centre, BN1 9PW, 6yrs+, Mon & Fri ~ no phone contact, book via website

Sky High Trampoline Park, Peacehaven. Open bounce for 5yrs+ & toddler sessions available ~ 01273 580029

Southwick Leisure Centre, trampolining, 5-16yrs, Mon & Thu pm, Sat am ~ 01273 238111

Stanley Deason Leisure Centre, trampolining, 5-14yrs, Mon pm & Sat am ~ 01273 694281

Hockey

Brighton & Hove Hockey Club, 6yrs-adults: 6-9yrs Sun am; 10-16yrs midweek 5.30pm onwards ~ 07816 886417

Horseriding

Chestnuts Riding School, Pyecombe, lessons, hacking, pony days ~ 01273 503842

Three Greys Riding School, Pyecombe, lessons, hacking, pony days, parties ~ 01273 843536

Laser Games

Battle Weapon 7 Lazer Tag, Funplex, Bevendean, 6-14yrs ~ 01273 690888

LaserZone, 76 West St, Brighton, 6yrs+; birthday child must be 7yrs+ ~ 01273 227744

Leisure Centres

David Lloyd Club, Brighton Marina BN2 5UF, gym & pool, members only club ~ 0345 129 6776

Impulse Leisure Centre, Southwick, sports hall, studio, gym, steam/sauna, creche 9.30-11.30am M-F ~ 01273 238111

King Alfred Leisure Centre, Kingsway, Hove BN3 2WW, swimming, gym, sports halls, indoor bowls ~ 01273 290290

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, fitness, sports hall, theatre, football & rugby pitches ~ 01273 391683

Moulsecoomb Community Leisure Centre BN2 5PB, gym, sports hall, football pitches ~ 01273 622266

Portslade Sports Centre, sports halls, football pitch, creche Mon 9.30am-12.30pm & Thu 9am-noon ~ 01273 411100

Stanley Deason, Wilson Ave, BN2 5PB, sports hall, squash, gym, floodlit pitches, climbing wall ~ 01273 694281

The Manor BN2 5EA, 2x3G pitches & hardcourt for football, netball, basketball, tennis etc ~ 01273 676828

Virgin Active Brighton Health & Racquet Club, Village Way, Falmer, members club ~ 01273 667888

Withdean Sports Complex BN1 5JD, gym, tennis, squash, athletics, football, studio, climbing wall ~ 01273 542100

Martial Arts

Brighton & Hove Taekwon-Do, venues across the city, tots 3-6yrs, children 5-11yrs, teens 12yrs+ ~ 01273 508120

Brighton Aikido, Brighton Uni Sports Centre, Falmer; Sat & Wed, experienced juniors ~ 07774 629014

Brighton Judo Club, 15th Brighton Scout Hut, Manor Rd, Brighton BN2 5EA, 5yrs-adult ~ [email protected]

Brighton Shotokan Karate Club, Cardinal Newman, Hove, 12yrs+, training Mon & Wed 7-8.30pm ~ 01903 775101

Choi Foundation, self defence family classes, 7yrs+ with adult, Dorothy Stringer Sports Complex ~ 07738 608447

Chris Kent's Kicks Martial Arts, 185 Lewes Rd & other Brighton & Hove venues, 3yrs+ ~ 01273 673680

DAN Taekwondo School, Rottingdean, 4yrs-adult ~ 07768 273907

Elements Martial Arts, Self Defence & Jiu Jitsu, Conway St, Hove, 4yrs+ ~ 07415 262139

Kung Fu, Cornerstone Community Centre, Hove, 6-15yrs, Mon & Thu pm ~ 07812 342058

Little Ninjas & Junior Korean Karate, 3yrs+, St Martin's School, Lewes Rd, Brighton & Shoreham ~ 01323 873753

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, Sama Karate & Kickboxing ~ 01273 607090

Matt Fiddes Martial Arts, Change Studio, Blatchington Rd, Hove, Thu pm, 3-6yrs ~ 07528 668843

Nam Yang Pugilistic Assocation, Kung Fu & Kickboxing, 21a Melbourne Street, Brighton, 3yrs+ ~ 07772 699147

Ninja School at The Samuai Centre, New England St, Brighton, 3.5yrs+ ~ 01273 570940

Ryobu-Kai Karate, Woodingdean Community Centre, Thu pm ~ 07882 298810

Sama Karate & Kickboxing, Portslade, Hangleton, Mile Oak, Fishersgate, Southwick, 4yrs+ ~ 01903 767616

SAMA Karate & Kickboxing, venues throughout Brighton & Hove, 4yrs+ ~ 01273 60 70 90

Tae Kwon Do, Old Boat Corner Community Centre, Hollingbury ~ 01273 540779

TAGB Tae Kwon Do, Hove, 4yrs+ ~ 07711 084513

Traditional Karate for all, Marina Studios, Brighton Marina, 4yrs-adult, Thu pm ~ 07765 698214

Music Groups

Brighton & Hove Music & Arts (BHMA), orchestras, bands, ensembles ~ 01273 293524

Brighton School of Singing, The Voice Hut, Woodingdean Youth Centre BN2 6BB, 8-18yrs, Mon & Wed ~ 07799 776773

Orpheus Young Singers, 9-14yrs, Balfour School, Wed pm ~ 07783 909629

PHILHARMONIC FRIENDS Youth Orchestra! Holiday clubs/Sat school. Bespoke parts; all levels, Brighton ~ 07970 730958

Stellar Arts Orchestra, new world class orchestra offering opportunities to juniors ~ 07972 151346

Music Teachers

Adaptatrap Percussion, tuition & instruments from around the world, 26 Trafalgar St ~ 01273 672722

Brighton & Hove Music & Arts (BHMA), music lessons, choirs, orchestras, bands, ensembles, 5-18yrs ~ 01273 293524

Michele Scopes, Violin & Music Theory. Portslade, all ages & abilities ~ 07763 717166

Piano & cello teacher, adults & children from 5yrs+, Hove, free 1st lesson, lessons on baby grand ~ 01273 220496

Piano teacher, specialising in beginners, plus guitar, singing & song-writing tuition ~ 07879 997403
http://www.charliesavigar.com

Private singing lessons in Saltdean with Rachel de Cock (DipGSM), 5yrs+ ~ 07791 210547

Sing Confidently! 1-2-1 Singing Lessons. Build confidence & have fun! Hove, 5 yrs+ ~ 01273 242558

Singing & Piano Teacher, at your home or in my Hove studio, all ages & abilities ~ 07795 216447

Singing's Cool Hove, Monster Studios, 6yrs+, book a free taster, learn to sing ~ 07557997696

Sparker Studios, Tidy Street, North Laine, guitar, bass, drum & vocal tuition, all ages ~ 01273 818184

The Music Doctor, Poets Corner, Hove, creative music tuition for all ages & abilities, 5yrs+ ~ 07966 536180

Under the Bridge Music, Brighton Station, singing & instrument tuition ~ 07799 564620

Violin, piano & music theory lessons. Peacehaven, all ages & abilities ~ 01273 580250

Nature & Wildlife

Wildnature bush-craft days provide a safe outdoor space for all ages to explore, discover & play ~ 07811 814907

Netball

5Ways Netball, netball courses/teams, Varndean complex, Brighton BN1 6NP, 5-15yrs, Sat ~ 07930 324022

Brighton Netball Club, 11-14yrs & 15yrs+, club full with waiting list in operation ~ [email protected]

Hollingdean Hearts, matches Tue eve, all abilities,15yrs+ ~ 01273 541030

Orienteering

Southdown Orienteers, buggies upwards! ~ www.southdowns-orienteers.org.uk

Out of School Clubs

ActiveKids After School Club, 8 West Way, Hove BN3 8LD, 4-11yrs ~ 01273 911876

After School Jump Club, Sky High Trampoline Park, Peacehaven, Tue & Thu 4-5pm ~ 01273 580029

Boomerang Kids, Saltdean Barn, Arundel Drive West, Saltdean BN2 8SJ, 4-11yrs ~ 01273 390900

Brighton & Hove Montessori School ASC, Stanford Avenue BN1 6FB, 3-11yrs ~ 01273 702485

Class Of Their Own, Brighton, Hove, Portslade & Shoreham, 4-11yrs ~ 01273 733337

Extratime inclusive after school clubs, Portslade, Woodingdean, Shoreham. ~ 01273 420580

Fiveways Play Centre, 8-10 Florence Rd, Brighton BN1 6DJ, breakfast & afterschool clubs, 5-11yrs ~ 01273 500257

Footsteps Day Nursery Out of School Clubs, Portslade & Hove, 5-8yrs ~ 01273 416164

IntoUniversity Brighton, local learning centre where young people are inspired to achieve, 7-18yrs ~ 01273 602102

Joyland Nursery, 27 Grantham Rd, Brighton BN1 6EE, 4-7yrs ~ 01273 554886

Just Like Home Childcare, St Philip's Hall, 71 New Church Rd, Hove, 5-11yrs, OSC & holiday club ~ 01273 733813

Little Lambs Kindergarten, Stapley Road, Knoll Park, Hangleton, 4-11yrs ~ 01273 933631

Nido Montessori, Gardner Rd, Portslade BN41 1PL, 2-9yrs ~ 07495 995682

Orchard After School Club, Orchard Day Nursery, Queens Park Rd BN2 0GL, 5-10yrs ~ 01273 622883

RUN School, sports games, running & athletics ASC for all children in Brighton & Hove ~ 01273 256354

Safehouse After School Club, One Church Gloucester Place BN1 4AA, Tue 3.30-5.30pm ~ 01273 694746

Starfish Kids Club, St Andrew's Church Hall, Hove; St Barthomews, Ann St, Brighton, 4-11yrs ~ 07941 525291

Sussex Multisports, Mile Oak Primary School, Portslade, 4-11yrs, 3.15-4.30pm, multisports & football ~ 07719 749705

Tarner Community Project, Tarner Park, Sussex St, 4-11yrs, 3-6pm + holiday clubs ~ 01273 679940

The Hub, Holland Road Baptist Church, Hove BN3 1JN, games & fun, 50p, Tue 4.30-5.30pm, 5-11yrs ~ 01273 732111

The Nest, Islingword Rd, Queens Park, 5-8yrs, pickup from St Luke's & Queens Park ~ 01273?087060

The Outdoors Project, kids adventure after school & holiday clubs, 5-12yrs ~ 01273 933781

Zylo Performance, drama clubs for primary schools ~ 07796 305205

Outdoor Pursuits Centres

Craggers, outdoor adventure & activities for the low income, unemployed & socially excluded ~ [email protected]

So Sussex, outdoor activities eg mountain biking, woodland activities, multi activity days etc ~ 07739 050816

Paintball

Demolition Paintball Brighton, 10yrs+ ~ 01903 755589

Petanque

Brighton & Hove Petanque Club, juniors welcome ~ 07895 072007

Photography

Picture Perfect, photography workshops & after-school clubs, 8-16yrs ~ 07810 486581

Reading & Storytelling

Little Green Pig Writing Project, free after school & weekend creative writing workshops, 7-18yrs ~ 01273 457758

The Book Nook, storytime at 4pm weekdays & 11am & 3pm Sat, unless special event ~ 01273 911988

Rugby

Brighton Blues Rugby, Waterhall Playing Fields, Waterhall Rd, U6-U16, mixed until U12 ~ 01273 562729

Girls Rugby @ Hove Rugby Club, ages 11-18yrs (Y7+) ~ 07967 734366

Hove Rugby Club, U7 - U18 plus adult teams, teams, coaching, holiday camps ~ 01273 505103

Rugby Tots, King Alfred, Stanley Deason, Patcham High School & Southwick (from Sep), 2-5yrs ~ 0345 3130421

Science & Technology

Curiosity Hub: creative science, technology, engineering, arts & maths workshops, 7-16yrs ~ contact via website

MakerClub, tech workshops, Sat & afterschool, Eaglelabs, Preston Circus ~ [email protected]

Sewing

Sew Fabulous, Studio 10, Brighton Open Market, Marshalls Row, off London Rd, 8-16yrs ~ 07916 119285

Sew in Brighton, Church Rd, Hove, 7yrs+ (U12yrs with parent) ~ 07958 964810

The Fashion School, North Rd, create your own fashion designs, 6yrs+ ~ 07749 090847

Skating & Skateboarding

Brighton Stormers Skater Hockey, 7yrs+; King Alfred, Hove, Sat pm for recreational/beginner skaters ~ 07860 332632

Brighton Youth Centre Indoor Skatepark, Edward St, check website for age groups & times ~ 01273 681368

Get Your Skates On, roller disco, King Alfred, Hove, Sun pm, Moulescoomb LC, Sat eve ~ 07858 912322

Giant Roller Disco, Southwick Leisure Centre, Sat 5.15 pm; Learn to Skate Sat 4.15pm, 5-15yrs ~ 01273 238111

Level Skateboards, sales of boards, 35 Ditchling Rd, BN1 4SB ~ 01273 253599

Skate Tuition Courses, Brighton Youth Centre, Tue-Thu & Sun am for beginnners & improvers, 5-12yrs ~ 01273 681368

Snow Sports

Knockhatch Ski & Snowboard Centre, on A22 at Hailsham ~ 01323 442051

Squash

Brighton Squash Club, Withdean ~ 0330 220 2884/01273 655652

Portslade Sports Centre, casual bookings ~ 01273 411100

Stanley Deason Leisure Centre, Whitehawk, casual bookings ~ 01273 694281

Virgin Active Brighton Health & Racquet Club, Village Way, Falmer, members only ~ 01273 667888

Withdean Sports Complex, casual bookings ~ 01273 542100

Table Tennis

Brighton Table Tennis Club Juniors, The Fitzherbert Centre, Kemptown, Mon & Thu pm, Sat am ~ 07985 141788

Hollingbury Table Tennis Club, Bevendean Primary School, 8yrs+, juniors Mon 6.30-8.30pm ~ 01273 709612

Moulsecoomb Community Leisure Centre, casual bookings ~ 01273 622266

Portslade Sports Centre, casual bookings ~ 01273 411100

Tennis

Badgers Tennis Club, Church Place, Kemptown, junior coaching & holiday camps, 6yrs+ ~ 07986 205233

Brighton & Hove Tennis, Sat am 4-11yrs, Sports Direct Fitness Hove; holiday camps ~ 07971 101507

David Ince Tennis, St Ann's Well Gardens, Hove, tots tennis (3yrs) to adults + parent & baby session ~ 07900 410123

Dyke Park Tennis Club, memberships, after school & holiday coaching, 5yrs+ ~ 07958 564641

Grasshoppers Lawn Tennis Club, The Drive, Hove, junior & family memberships ~ 01273 771934 (clubroom)

King Alfred Tennis Club, Kingsway, Hove, junior membership fees ~ 07902 437842

Longhill Sports Centre, Rottingdean, tennis course, 6-11yrs ~ 01273 391683
http://www.longhillsportscentre.co.uk

Pavilion & Avenue Tennis Club, Hove, junior coaching & teams, 3-18yrs ~ 01273 506087

Preston Tennis Club, Preston Drove, Brighton, junior coaching & tournaments ~ 01273 505731

Saltdean Tennis Club, junior memberships, coaching & holiday courses ~ 01273 305684

Tennis Tigers, Preston Park, 4-16yrs, w/ends; holiday camps, school clubs, curriculum coaching ~ 07531 879404

Virgin Active Brighton Health & Racquet Club, Village Way, Falmer, kids' coaching without membership ~ 01273 667888

Withdean Sports Complex, Tennis Academy, indoor & outdoor tennis courts, holiday courses ~ 01273 542100

Theatres & Cinemas

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, Falmer, Brighton BN1 9RA ~ 01273 678822

Barn Theatre, Southwick ~ 01273 597094 (box office)

Brighton Centre ~ 01273 290131; 0844 847 1515 (box office)

Brighton Dome: Concert Hall, Corn Exchange & Concert Theatre, Church Street BN1 1UE ~ 01273 709709 (box office)

Brighton Little Theatre, Clarence Gardens, amateur dramatics ~ 0844 8880432 (box office); 01273 777748 (enquiries)

Chicester Festival Theatre, family friendly, top local & touring productions ~ 01243 781312

Cineworld, Brighton Marina BN2 5UF ~ 0871 200 2000 (booking line)

Duke of York's Picturehouse, Preston Circus, Toddler Time & Big Scream! Special screenings ~ 0871 902 5728

Komedia Brighton, 44-47 Gardner St, North Laine ~ 0845 293 8480 (box office)

New Venture Theatre, Bedford Place, Brighton BN1 2PT ~ 01273 746118 (box office); 01273 808353 (general)

Odeon Cinema, Kingswest, Brighton BN1 2RE ~ 0333 006 7777 (guest centre)

Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea ~ 01273 464440

Skips Club After School Club, Theatre Royal, monthly events for 6-10yrs; family workshops, from Apr ~ 0844 871 7650 (box office)

The Old Market, Upper Market Street, Hove ~ 01273 201801 (box office)

Theatre Royal, New Rd, Brighton BN1 1SD ~ 0844 871 7650 (box office)

Uniformed Groups

Air Training Corps, Sussex Wing HQ, Seaford with 2 units in Brighton & 1 in Hove, 13-18yrs ~ 01323 899900

Boys' Brigade, One Church, Florence Rd, Brighton, Tue 6-9pm, 5-18yrs ~ 01273 694746

Brighton & Hove Battalion Boys Brigade, companies across the city, girls also welcome, 6-18yrs ~ 07917 147991

Brighton & Hove District Scouts, Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, contact Scoutbase ~ 0845 300 1818 (general number)

Brighton Air Cadets, 13-20yrs, three squadrons, Mon & Thu eves, HQ at TA Centre, Dyke Rd BN1 5AS ~ 01273 566226 (Mon & Thu eve)

Girls Brigade, One Church Gloucester Place, Tue, 4.5-11yrs, 6-9pm, 5-18yrs ~ 01273 694746

Girls Brigade, Tue eve; Boys Brigade, Wed eve, Southwick Methodist Church Hall, 4-18yrs ~ 01273 596374

Hove & Adur Sea Cadets, Marmion Rd, Tue & Thu eve, 10-18yrs ~ 07990 591187

Rainbows, Brownies and Guides, to join call ~ 0800 169 5901

Scout Association for nearest Beaver, Scout, Venture, Air & Sea group ~ 0345 300 1818

St John Ambulance, Brighton: Cadets (10-18yrs) & Badgers (7-10yrs); Hove: Cadets ~ 01273 371500

Sussex Army Cadet Force HQ, Brighton & Hove divisions, 12-18yrs ~ 01273 552222

Sussex Police Cadets, Brighton Police Station, Tue eve, 6.45-9pm, 14-18yrs ~ [email protected]

TS Valiant Nautical Training Corps, Woodingdean Primary School, Warren Rd, Wed 6.30-8.30 7-18yrs ~ 01273 676784

TS Zealous Nautical Training Corps, Hollingbury, 7-16yrs ~ 07508 236551

Watersports

Brighton Sailing Club, 109-111 Kings Rd Arches, sailing every Sun Apr-Oct, club night Wed ~ 01273 321802 (Wed eve/Sun lunchtime)

Brighton Watersports Company, hire & courses in kayaking, wakeboarding, paddleboarding, scuba diving ~ 01273 323160

Kitesurfkings, kitesurfing & landboarding tuition, Shoreham beach ~ 01273 888833

Lagoon Watersports at the Marina & Hove Lagoons: sailing, power boat, windsurfing, wakeboarding, SUP ~ 01273 424842

Shoreham Sailing Club, Harbour Way, BN43 5HZ, dingy sailing, families, improvers, racing ~ 01903 816299

Sussex Marine Water Sports, personal watercraft courses, 12yrs+ ~ 01273 596660

Yoga

Bendy Bugs Yoga, The Float Spa, Hove, 4-10yrs; one-off workshops ~ 07939 876637

Children's Yoga, Railway Inn, Portslade, Mon pm ~ 07944 301948

Children's Yoga, Unity Studio, 130a Lewes Rd BN2 3LG ~ 07908 854282

DHY Kid's Yoga, Hove, Tue & Thu, 4-13yrs ~ 01273 707777

Funky Yoga, Hanover & Hove, girls 10-15yrs & family workshops ~ 07812 578181

Power Brain Kids, Trafalgar St, yoga, meditation, mindfulness, cognitive exercises, Thu 4.30, 6-10yr ~ 01273 357559

Unity Studio, Lewes Rd, Yoga for all including yoga classes for children & pregnancy yoga ~ 01273 778400

Youth Clubs – 11yrs+

Brighton Youth Centre, Edward St, 13-19yrs on Tue 7-9pm + Gig Night last Sat of month 7-10pm ~ 01273 681368

Connexions, Southwick Methodist Church, Manor Hall Rd, 2nd, 4th & 5th Sun 6.30-8.30pm, 11-18yrs ~ 01273 596374

Crew Club, Coolham Drive, Whitehawk, Mon & Wed, 6-8pm, 11-19yrs ~ 01273 608607

Sussex Central YMCA/Extra Time, Youth Club for additional needs, Wed pm, Portslade Village Centre ~ 01273 412189

Tarner Youth Project, youth club offering support & activities, Mon & Thu 6.45-8pm, 13-19yrs ~ 01273 679940

Woodcraft Folk, youth organisation & education for social change, 0-21yrs, 15+ groups across city ~ 07707 369890

Woodingdean Junior Youth Club, Youth Centre, Tue & Fri pm, Y7-Y9, 6.15-8.15pm ~ 01273 600606

Woodingdean Senior Youth Club, Youth Centre, Wed eve, Y10-11, 6.15-8.30pm ~ 01273 600606

Young Leaders training, Hangleton & Knoll Youth Project, 15yrs+ ~ for more info 01273 706349

Young Women's Art Project, Mon 6.30-8.30pm, St Richards Church, Egmont Rd, Hangleton, 13yrs+ ~ 01273 706469

Youth Thursdays, Holland Rd Baptist Church, Hove, pool, table tennis, table football etc, Y7-13 ~ 01273 732111

Youth Clubs – Primary Ages

Crew Club, Coolham Drive, Whitehawk, Mon & Thu 3-5pm, 7-11yrs ~ 01273 608607

Junior Youth Club, Brighton Youth Centre, Edward Street,Thu 6-8pm, 8-12yrs ~ 01273 681368

Kids Klub Carden, The Fountain Centre, Braybon Avenue, Patcham, Mon 6-7.30pm 7-11yrs ~ 07949 135908

Kids Klub Hangleton, Oasis Christian Fellowship, Hangleton Way, 7-11yrs, Thu 6-7.30pm ~ 07949 135908

Kids Klub Moulsecoomb, St George's Hall, Newick Rd, Moulsecoomb, Tue 6-7.15pm, 7-11yrs ~ 07949 135908

Kidz Klub Fishergate, The Lighthouse Centre, St Aubyn's Rd, Mon 6-7.30pm, 7-11yrs ~ 07949 135908

Kidz Klub Whitehawk, St Cuthman's, Whitehawk Way BN2 5HE, Mon 6-7.30pm fortnightly ~ 07949 135908

Woodcraft Folk, youth organisation & education for social change, 0-21yrs, 15+ groups across city ~ 07707 369890