Play Service

WPA Play sessions are free and open for all to attend. WPA currently run play events in various identified locations, currently throughout North East Somerset, Keynsham and Frome.

Current and upcoming Play opportunities

'Souper' Play Day

Come along to the newly refurbished Longfellow’s Cafe next to Fosseway School, BA3 3AL on Wednesdays from the 1st November for inclusive preschool play! Free entry and you can access all the wonderful facilities at the cafe. Thanks to the sixth form pupils of Fosseway School for designing the poster for us!


Join us for some Halloween fun this October half term with Somerset and Dorset Railway at Midsomer Norton!


Free Outdoor Play in Westfield this Autumn!

Play Ranger Sessions Westfield Autumn 2017

WPA Free Summer Play

WPA Free Summer Play

Where: Various, please see poster
Date/s: Throughout the Summer 2017, see poster for details

Activities: Loads of varied FREE Play opportunities for young and old. Come along and join in the fun. WPA are running in various locations in and around Midsomer Norton during the Summer.

Funded by: Bath and North East Somerset Parks Department, PSJ Party in the Park, and PSJ Parish Council

Fresh Family Play Sessions

Fresh Family Play Sessions


* Thursday 27th July, Clandown Park, Duchy Road, BA3 3DQ
* Tuesday 1st August, Queens Road Park, Keynsham, BS31 2NL
* Wednesday 2nd August, Old Rd Park, Writhlington, BA3 3LN

Eventbrite - Fresh Family Play Sessions

Times: All sessions run from 11.00am – 12.30pm

Activities:Bouncy Slide, Sugar smart food activites, family games.

Funded by: Bath and North East Somerset Parks Department

Fresh Family Play Sessions

Make Your Mark in Your Park!

What is it?

A game to see how many marks you can stamp onto your card from different orange punches hidden in various parks. Each punch in each park will stamp a different pattern in your card or paper.

Challenge your friends to find as many as you!

Where do I get a card?

At one of Bath and North East Somerset Parks Dept FRESH Family Play Sessions where this game will be launched. If you can’t get to one of these sessions, from the summer holidays you will be able to download a template to print your own card (coming soon)

Which parks have them?

You can find out which parks have stamps at one of the FRESH Family Play Sessions in the summer holidays. View FRESH Family Play sessions here.

When does this start?

This game will officially start with the first FRESH Family Play Session on 27th July 2017 at Clandown Recreation Ground, Radstock from 11am to 12.30pm.

Funded by: Bath and North East Somerset Parks Department

Summer Play in PSJ

Summer Play in PSJ

* Thursday 27th July 1.30 – 3.30pm, Frederick Avenue, PSJ, BA2 8JA
* Thursday 3rd August 10.30 – 12.30, Beacon Hall, PSJ, BA2 8SN
* Thursday 17th August 10.30 – 12.30 , The Rec, PSJ, BA2 8JW
* Wednesday 30th August 10.30 – 12.30, Frederick Avenue, PSJ, BA2 8JA

Eventbrite - Peasedown St John Play Rangers

Activities:Come and have fun. Giant inflatable, Games, Sports, Arts and Crafts, Den Building and more. Free for the whole family.

Funded by: PSJ Party in the Park, and PSJ Parish Council

Family Fun Day with the Railway

Somerset & Dorset Railway Family Fun Day

Where: Sunday 13th August, Somerset & Dorset Railway, Silver Street, MSN, BA3 2EY

Activities:Free Entry. Come and Play on the ‘Mendip Beach’ sand and water play with WPA, Face painting by Hayley Spiller and even a ride on a Steam Train. have fun.

Run By : Somerset & Dorset Railway 01761 411221

If you would like more play in your area, please follow the link button_donate_2016 (1)
to help raise funds for more play.