Active Coast continues this Easter

Thu, 11 Apr 2019

Active Coast is up and running again - the Spring Programme offers a chance to get active, be healthy, and enjoy life along the stunning East Yorkshire coast with a range of fun activities to explore, enjoy and join in.

The programme over the Easter holidays includes:

  • Parkruns at Sewerby Hall and Gardens and Humber Bridge Country Park : every Saturday at 9am
  • Coastal Explorers : Monday, 15 April : 9.30am – 12 noon : Withernsea Beach clean and Fossil and Furlongs : discover the Fossil Furlong Trail and clean the beach: all ages : booking essential on 01482 395320 or via www.activecoast.org
  • Have a Field Day event : Withernsea - Memorial Gardens : Monday, 15 April : 1pm-4pm : a range of events including climbing wall, , , football cage, giant inflatable freefall, extreme arena, slacklines, , Nerf Zone, archery, face painting, sumo suits, , drumming, dance, art wall and a range of sport and play activities.
  • Bushcraft and Wildlife Warrior : Monday, 15 April : Sewerby Hall and Gardens: 1pm-3pm : all ages : normal admission charges apply
  • All Ride Open Day : Tuesday, 16 April : 11am-3pm : Bridlington North Promenade : ages 5 plus : adapted cycling scheme
  • Have a Beach Day : Wednesday, 17 April : Bridlington South Beach, near foreshores office : 11am-3pm : bring a picnic and enjoy a sport, play and art themed day – fun for all ages. Other activities include yoga and drumming workshops
  • Beach Cricket : Thursday, 18 April : Bridlington South Cliff beach : below Park and Ride : 10am – 12 noon : ages 6-16
  • Beach Tennis : Thursday, 18 April : 1pm-3pm : Bridlington South Cliff beach : below Park and Ride : 10am – 12 noon : ages 6-16

Active Coast also offers a chance to follow the Mile Markers Trails in three locations and keep fit with fun walks : Bridlington has two routes, between the Park and Ride and Sewerby Hall and Gardens, covering three miles; Hornsea offers a 1km route on the South Promenade; and in Withernsea, there are the new Fossil and Furlong markers to find.

There are also weekly Walks for Health all year round, which operate from Sewerby Hall and Gardens on Tuesdays at 10.30 am (one hour walks); East Riding Leisure Bridlington on Thursdays at 10am (one hour walks); The Floral Hall Café in Hornsea on Wednesdays at 11am (one hour); and from East Riding Leisure Withernsea on Wednesdays at 9.30am (one hour).

Active Coast is provided by East Riding of Yorkshire Council, with its partners Skyball, East Coast Beach Soccer, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust, Yorkshire Cricket Board and Surfers Against Sewage.

For full details of the Easter programme, and events coming up in May, including the new Humber Bridge Have a Field Day at Humber Bridge Country Park, visit www.activecoast.org and follow on social media