Exciting programme of events and activities for Active Coast this summer

Date
Mon, 18 Jul 2022
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East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Active Coast team have put together a varied programme of events and activities at several coastal locations for the summer holidays.

Active Coast is the council's popular programme for residents and visitors to explore and enjoy life in the East Riding. This summer's programme will offer fun and creative activities on the beach; adapted cycling; coastal exploration; beach yoga; Bushcraft; fossil hunting; outdoor theatre; and more!

Councillor Mike Medini, portfolio holder for cultural and leisure assets, said: "A sure sign that summer is here is the return of Active Coast, and once again, this is a great programme, with something for everybody!"

The Active Coast programme includes :

 All Ride

All Ride sessions will be a chance to cycle along the North Promenade in Bridlington on a specially adapted bike, designed for those with additional needs and mobility issues. Bikes can be booked out for up to an hour free of charge. Just turn up on the day.

Bridlington North Promenade

Every Friday :  Already running until 28 October

10am-3pm

Beach Clean

Help make a difference to the environment one piece of rubbish at a time by litter picking at weekly beach cleans. Just grab a litter picker and bucket and off you go! Everyone welcome.

Meet at:

Hornsea EcoHub, every Wednesday 10am-2pm from 27 July - 31 August

Bridlington North Beach, Victoria Terrace, every Friday 1pm-3pm from 29 July - 2 September

Beach Sports

Join Active Coast for a range of sports including beach football, tennis, cricket and more!

25 July: 10am-12pm Bridlington South Cliff Beach

1 August:  1pm-3pm Hornsea South Beach

8 August:  10am-12pm Withernsea Pier Towers

Calming Play and Create

This fun, creative session is for the whole family, suitable for ages 3+. Participants will be guided to explore stillness and creativity through use of their minds, bodies and hands using nature as inspiration. The session will give the opportunity to build an awareness and a connection to ourselves and our surroundings using fun and engaging tools like Yoga and Natural Art.

See all details on Eventbrite to book.

Withernsea Pier Towers - 28 July: 1-2pm and 2-3pm

Hornsea North Beach - 3 Aug: 1-2pm and 2-3pm

Bridlington North Beach - 11 Aug: 10-11am and 11-12pm

Bridlington South Beach - 18 Aug: 1-2pm and 2-3pm

Humber Bridge Country Park - 25 Aug: 1-2pm and 2-3pm

Coastal Walks

Join the Active Coast Team on a short family walk looking at some amazing views along the coastline.

See all details on Eventbrite to book.

Bridlington South Cliff - 25 July: 1-3pm

Hornsea South Beach - 1 Aug: 10am-12pm

Withernsea Pier Towers - 8 Aug: 1-3pm

Cover the Coast

Explore the East Yorkshire Coast with a range of walks and outdoor coastal activities for adults. These active sessions will take place in some of the most spectacular areas on our coastline with fun activities to learn and enjoy.

See all details on Eventbrite to book.

Paull - 5 Aug - 10am-3pm

Humber Bridge - 2 Sept - 10am-3pm

Rusticus

Rusticus is a provider of fresh-air adventures for visitors - a combination of interactive performance, and a good old walk in the great outdoors! Join in for a theatre experience to create exciting experiences which celebrate the outdoor space. Coastal Exploreres: Active and fun nature themed activities. Join our friendly staff for outdoor adventure and explore the East Yorkshire coast. Fun for all the family, so don't miss out! Join us at the Living Seas Centre with the YWT for this amazing Rockpool Safari.

Three sessions per location on the dates stated.

8 August, Danes Dyke, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm

14 August, Hornsea Graingers Field, South Promenade, HU18 1QB, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm

22 August, Hessle Country Park, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm

28 August, Withernsea Pier Towers, HU19 2JS, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm

4 September, Bridlington South Cliff Park and Ride, 11:30am, 1pm, 2:30pm

Stone Stacking and Beach Art with James Brunt

Active Coast Beach Art workshops return this summer. Come along and join James Brunt at various locations along the stunning East Yorkshire coastline. It's FREE of charge so why not come down and try stone stacking and sand drawing and take part in beach art projects.

July

28 : Bridlington South Beach Park and Ride, 10am-3pm

29 :  Withernsea Beach Pier Towers, 10am-3pm

30: Hornsea Beach (Near Trans Pennine Trail monument), 11am-4pm

31: Bridlington North Beach (Below Limekiln Lane), 10am-3pm

August

3: Withernsea Beach (Pier Towers), 2pm-6pm

4: Hornsea Beach (Near trans pennine Trail monument), 2pm-6pm

25: Withernsea Beach (Pier Towers), 10am-3pm

26: Hornsea Beach (Near Trans Pennine Trail monument), 10am-3pm

September

3: Bridlington North Beach (Below Limekiln Lane), 10am-3pm

4 :Hornsea Beach (Near Trans Pennine Trail monument), 2pm-6pm

Yoga

Join a calming and fun early morning family Yoga session on the beach this summer. Whether complete beginners or with experience in Yoga, all families are welcome to try these sessions free of charge, and receive the benefit of a mind, body and soul session.

Every Tuesday At Bridlington South Cliff Beach From 26 July Till 30 August

Adult Session 7:30am-8:30am

Family Session 10am-10:45am

Every Friday At Hornsea North Beach, Morrow Avenue, From 29 July Till 2 September

Adult Session 7:30am-8:30am

Family session 10am-10:45am

Full details are at www.activecoast.org

Coastal Explorers

Active and fun nature themed activities. Join the friendly team for outdoor adventure and explore the East Yorkshire coast.

Fossil Hunt - Mappleton - 10 Aug - 10am-12pm

Flamborough South Landing Adventure - Flamborough South Landing - 15 Aug - 10am-12pm

Cliffs and Caves - Flamborough North Landing - 15 Aug - 1-3pm

Beach Build - Hornsea - 17 Aug - 10am-12pm

Sea Creature Create - Hornsea - 17 Aug - 1-3pm

   -  Withernsea Pier Towers - 24 Aug - 10am-12pm

   -  Withernsea (The Hut) - 24 Aug - 1-3pm

   -   Bridlington North Beach - 31 Aug - 10am-12pm

Danes Dyke Adventure - Danes Dyke - 22 Aug - 10am-12pm

Danes Dyke Bushcraft - Danes Dyke - 22 Aug - 1-3pm

Beach Art - Bridlington North Beach - 31 Aug - 10am-12pm

See all details on Eventbrite to book.

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