Your guide to half-term activities in Havering

PUBLISHED: 10:00 30 May 2016

Stand up at the Comedy Club 4 Kids

Stand up at the Comedy Club 4 Kids


What's happening in Havering this half-term


Essex Soccer School, Hylands Park, Osbourne Road, Hornchurch

Boys and girls football camp for all abilities. Open to five to 12-year-olds. Activities will include small sided games, coaching drills, challenging football exercises, learning new skills and penalty shoot-outs. Runs from Tuesday to Friday between 10am and 3pm. Call 07999 978032 or visit

Wellgate Community Farm, Collier Row Road, Romford

Become a farmer for a day and take care of animals including chickens and sheep. Event runs from 10am to 3pm, places are free but participants need to book and bring a packed lunch. Call 01708 747850, or visit

Sacred Heart of Mary Girls School, Boundary Road, Upminster

Multi-sports course – try a variety of activities and sports. Runs from Tuesday to Friday from 9am to 4pm. Call 07584550537 or visit


Queen’s Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch

Comedy Club 4 Kids: Adult stand-ups and sketch acts from the comedy circuit to perform to children and their families minus the rude bits. From 2pm, suitable for ages six and over, tickets £7.50, call 01708 443333 or visit


Havering Museum, High Street, Romford

Learn about old toys and games and have a go playing with them. Tickets £3, 11am.

Call 01708 766 571 or visit


Havering Museum, 19-21 High Street, Romford

Learn about the skeleton through fun activities. Session runs from 11.15am to 12.15am. Call 01708 766 571 or visit


Crafty Arts, Bryant Avenue, Romford

Arts and Crafts session. Instructor Emma Angel will show children and adults how to practise marbling and printing with clay. Classes are free and held at 10am, 11am, 12.30pm and 1.30pm. Booking is advised. Call 0207 9935479 or visit


Rainham Marshes Nature Reserve, New Tank Hill Road, Purfleet

Forest school – a chance for three to six-year-olds to walk through the reserve and collect objects using sticky sticks. When the walk is finished, the children will describe their journey and share the things they have found. Session runs from 9.45am and 10.30am, free although a £1 donation is suggested. Call 01708 899840 or email

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