Youngsters’ holiday fun

YOUNGSTERS in a South Yorkshire town will have the chance to enjoy a fun-packed summer holiday.

Rotherham Council has teamed up with community groups to provide a Mega Active programme of sports, games and events for under 16s. Activities include gymnastics, dance, tennis, skating, hockey, fencing, football and swimming. Most are at pocket money prices with others are free.

There will also be a Rotherham Summer Games event on Friday, September 2, between 10am and 3pm. Taking place at Herringthorpe Stadium, the free action-packed day, aimed at youngsters aged five to 15, will include a variety of fun sports activities to test speed, strength and stamina.

n For details of Mega Active events, log on to or call 01709 336890.