The Bridge

A place for all the community

Stay and Play

Stay and Play at the Bridge 2017 Summer opening

Tuesday 25th July 10am-12pm Open

Friday 28th July 10am-12pm Open


Monday 31st until Friday July 4th August centre is closed for re-decoration


Tuesday 8th August 10am-12pm Open

Wednesday 9th August 10am-12pm Open

Friday 11th August 10am-12pm Open


Tuesday 15th August 10am-12pm Open

Wednesday 16th August 10am-12pm Open

Friday 18th August 10am-12pm Open


Tuesday 22nd August 10am-12pm Open

Friday 25th August 10am -12pm Open


Tuesday 29th August 10am-12pm Open

Wednesday 30th August 10am-12pm and 12:30pm-2:30pm Open

Friday 1st September 10am-12pm Open


Tuesday 5th September 10am-12pm Open and 12:30pm-2:30pm Open

Wednesday 6th September 10am-12pm Open


Stay and Play for under 5s as follows during term time:

Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10am-12pm and 12.30pm-2.30pm Fridays 10am-12pm


Throughout term time schedule:

Weekly on Mondays from 9:50am-10:40am- for 15 months- 5 yrs, Julia from Creation Station takes over the Bridge, with art, crafts and creative fun.

Then monthly (refer to Calendar for dates) Julia hosts baby parties 5-14 month age range,  11:10am-12:00pm- Pre-booking for all Creation station activities is advised.

Mon 1.30pm-2.30pm Ruth hosts Gardening Club for under 5s- accompanied by a parent, grandparent or carer. More details are here.

Tues 10am-12pm – Stay, Play & EAT CAKE! Adults can enjoy delicious tea and cake
Tues 12.30pm-2.30pm – Stay, Play & have fun – Lots of indoor and outdoor toys for babies and toddlers to have fun playing with and exploring.

Wed 10am-12pm- and 12.30pm-2.30pm – Stay, and water Play  – The sand and water tables come out (weather permitting).

Thurs: 10.30am-11.30am Aimed at 0-5 years, Stefano hosts ‘Frog Prince Baby Music‘, a lively singalong session with instruments, to encourage little ones participation. Drop-in sessions for babies and tots. No booking required.

Fri: 10am-12pm- Stay, Play & Mini Forest school for younger folk– From 10:30am Ruth our forest school leader with guide any young enthusiasts wanting to explore our wormery and bug hotel. A story to follow, with an outdoor themed craft and colouring.

Sun: Damaris hosts Namaste Yoga. A chance to stretch and center your mind and body. 8:30am-9:45am. Pre-booking is recommended to secure your place, but not always essential.

The Bridge Centre is available for 5’s and under private party hire of a weekend.

Inside the Bridge building there is an inside play area with a playhouse kitchen and shop, small slide, lots of toys from our well equipped store room, book corner and dressing up clothes. Outside there is a safe and enclosed garden with slide and climbing equipment, ride on toy cars, scooters etc


The cost of Stay and Play sessions are £2 for a family of 2 and 50p per child thereafter.  Healthy snacks are fine but NO lunches for children or adults please at the centre.  Due to allergies we don’t allow nuts or nut products.

No Pre-booking necessary, just turn up and enjoy.