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Urban games

From BMX biking to multi sports sessions including cricket, football, basketball and lots of others hosted by professional coaches, there’s something for everyone at a host of venues across Telford.

Best of all, they are completely free and have been funded by the council’s Safer and Stronger Communities project.

This table shows the timetable for Wild Telford with The Wildlife Trust.
Date Time Location Activities
Monday 27 May 2024 11am - 2.30pm Address: Squatters Cottage - Parking: Village Centre Car Park, TF4 3TB.
On-street parking possible on Stocking Park Road, TF4 3QZ. Meeting Point at Cottage.
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John Muir Day at Squatters Cottage, Lightmoor. 

Muir was passionate about wild places. He explored them by walking hundreds of miles through American wilderness, wrote about them and campaigned to protect them. Join us as we explore Lightmoor nature reserve as John Muir would have! With journey stick making, and John Muir Scavenger hunts.

Tuesday 28 May 2024 11am - 2.30pm

Address: Leegomery Community Centre - MeetingPoint/Parking: Leegate Avenue, Telford. TF1 6NA.
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Spring/Summer scavenger hunt and nature treasure hunting at Leegomery Community Centre. 

Walk the wonderful Leegomery nature trail with our Spring/Summer themed scavenger hunt and nature treasure hunts. We also want to see your best nature art! 

Thursday 30 May 2024 11am - 2.30pm

Address: Apley Woods - MeetingPoint/Parking: Peregrine Way Car Park, Telford. TF1 6TH.
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Orienteering challenge and nature spotting at Apley Woods.

Have a go at our orienteering challenge as you navigate Apley Woods using a compass to find our clues! We also want to see if you can spot any native wildlife and plants whilst you go. 

Contact details

Contact – Kathryn Jones 
Email: kathrynj@ShropshireWildlifeTrust.org.uk

This table shows the timetable for the urban games at AFC Telford United.
Date 12noon - 2pm 2.30pm - 4.30pm
Tuesday 28 May 2024 Malinslee MUGA - Off Burnel Road, Malinslee - TF3 2BF  Woodside MUGA - End of Park Lane, Woodside, TF7 5HR
Wednesday 29 May 2024 Overdale MUGA - Off Rock Road Overdale - TF3 5BX Sutton Hill MUGA - Off Southgate (through alley way)
Sutton Hill - TF7 4AY
Thursday 30 May 2024 Donnington MUGA - Donnington Recreation Ground, School Road - TF2 8JA Oakengates 3G, Oakengates Leisure Centre - New Road, Wrockwardine Wood, Telford TF2 7AB
Friday 31 May 2024 Brookside MUGA - Off Beaconsfield, Brookside, TF3 1LW Arleston MUGA - Adjacent to 27 Windsor Road, Arleston, TF1 2PD

Football sessions delivered by AFC Telford United Foundation in the community coaches.

Ages 8 – 16 years

Contact details

Contact - Ian Preece, AFC Telford United
Telephone: 07545891769
Email: foundation@afctu.co.uk

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for Shropshire cricket.
Date 10.30am - 12noon 1pm - 2.30pm 2.30pm - 4pm
Tuesday 28 May 2024   Brookside MUGA - Off Beaconsfield, Brookside, TF3 1LW Sutton Hill MUGA - Off Southgate (through alley way)
Sutton Hill - TF7 4AY
Thursday 30 May 2024

Lawley Newdale Park MUGA - Off Greasham Drive, Lawley Telford TF3 5ES

Brookside MUGA - Off Beaconsfield, Brookside, TF3 1LW

Lightmoor MUGA - Oak tree Centre, lightmoor way, Lightmoor TF4 3EG

Hollinswood Pavilion, Draycott, Hollinswood, Telford TF3 2DN.

Sutton Hill MUGA - Off Southgate (through alley way)
Sutton Hill - TF7 4AY

Community Cricket sessions delivered by Shropshire Cricket

Ages 8 – 16 years

Contact details:

Contact - Sacha Lee
Telephone: 07875730151
Email: sacha.lee@shropshirecricketboard.co.uk

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for Telford Bike Hub.
Day

11am - 1pm

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Thursday 30 May 2024

Arleston MUGA - Adjacent to 27 Windsor Road, Arleston, TF1 2PD

Leegomery MUGA - Adjacent Millstream Way (opposite Aintree Close) Leegomery - TF1 6NU

Telford Bike Hub

Offering:

  • bike skills
  • scooter skills
  • Dr Bike – bike repair service
  • Learn to Ride training.

All bikes, equipment and bike parts included
Age 8-16 years

Contact details:

Telephone: 01952 380413
Email: thebikehub@telford.gov.uk

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for Hockey.
Date 11am - 12.30pm
Tuesday 28 May 2024

Telford & Wrekin Hockey Club

St George’s Sports and Social Club TF2 9LU

Telford & Wrekin Hockey Club              

Age 8-11 years

Contact details:

Email: mail@telfordhockeyclub.co.uk

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for BMX.

DAY

10am - 12noon

1pm - 3pm

Saturday 25 May 2024

Telford Flyers BMX track - Duce Drive, Dawley, Telford TF4 2DA

 

Sunday 26 May 2024

Leegomery PumpTrack - Off Aintree Close, Leegomery, Telford, TF1 6UY

Malinslee Pump Track - Off Alma Avenue, Malinslee, Telford, TF4 2DU

Monday 27 May 2024

Donnington Pump Track - Broad Oaks, Off Wellington Road, Donnington, TF2 8AW

Donnington Skatepark - Off School Road, Donnington TF2 8JA 

Telford Flyers BMX
Max 16 Riders, Long sleeves/trousers  

Contact details:

Contact - Martin Brown
Email: telfordflyers@gmail.com

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for Culture Kind, Chinese Community.
Date 1pm - 3pm
Thursday 30 May 2024

Chinese Arts & Culture Centre Unit E4 Stafford Park 15 Telford TF3 3BB
1pm - 2pm Martial arts 
2pm - 3pm Chinese painting

Culture Kind Chinese Community 

  • Max 16 players.

Contact details:

Email - info@CultureKind.org.uk

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for family table tennis.
Date 1pm - 3pm
Wednesday 29 May 2024

Turreff Hall, Turreff Avenue, Donnington, Telford, TF2 8HG

Family Table Tennis

  • Max 16 players.

Contact details

Connor - Donnington & Muxton Parish CouncilTelephone: 01952 608001

This table shows the timetable for the urban games for 4 All Foundation - Multi Sport.
Date 12noon - 2pm 2.30pm - 4.30pm
Monday 27 May 2024 Sutton Hill MUGA - Off Southgate (through alley way)
Sutton Hill - TF7 4AY
Woodside MUGA - End of Park Lane, Woodside, TF7 5HR
Tuesday 28 May 2024 Stirchley MUGA - Adjacent to 67 Culmington, Stirchley - TF3 1UN Malinslee MUGA - Off Burnel Road, Malinslee - TF3 2BF 
Wednesday 29 May 2024 Brookside MUGA - Off Beaconsfield, Brookside, TF3 1LW Randlay MUGA - Adjacent 81 Boulton Grange, Randlay, TF3 2LB
Thursday 30 May 2024 Aqueduct MUGA – South hall / Adjacent to 99 Pageant Drive, TF4 3RF Ketley MUGA - Millennium Village, Sutherland Close - TF1 5BR
Friday 31 May 2024

Norbroom Park End of Vineyard Road, Newport 

Shuker Fields, Newport, Shropshire TF10 7NS

4 All Foundation

The coaches from the 4 All Foundation will be leading a diverse range of multi-sports activities, featuring dodgeball, fencing, archery, golf, and even Quidditch! Come and join in with the fun!

Ages 8 – 16 years.

Contact details:

Telephone: 0800 321 3617
Email: info@4all.foundation

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Last updated: 16/05/2024 14:29