FREE PLAY POLEGATE
Polegate War Memorial Recreation Ground
Please note that the field is open but the play area and outdoor gym are closed due to COVID
Open access to grass field
Polegate Town Football Club - Saturday fixtures www.polegatetownfc.co.uk
Polegate Cricket Club - Saturday fixtures pscross.play-cricket.com
NO DOGS ALLOWED
Polegate War Memorial Recreation Ground Play Area - Wannock Road, Polegate
- toddler climbing frame
- junior climbing frame
- roundabout (suitable for disabled, toddlers and juniors)
- toddler turnstile
- rocking seesaw
Main surfaces are wet pour and grass.
NO DOGS ALLOWED
Brightling Road Recreation Ground
Please note that the field is open but the skate park and is closed due to COVID
- Skate Park/Scooter Park ramps and railings
- BMX Track
- Woodland Area with picnic benches
- Dogs Welcome (Please use dog bins provided)
- Miniature Railway
Polegate and District Model Engineering Club click here to link to their website
Mini Steam Railway rides for donations - May - Oct - 1st & 3rd Sunday's of the month 2-5pm
Oakleaf Drive Recreation Ground
Please note that the play area is closed due to COVID
New Park has now opened November 2019, includes equipment for under 12's
- Climbing equipment / slides for Junior and younger children
- Gravity Bowl
- Horse Springer
Main surface is play grade bark chip
NO DOGS ALLOWED
Open to all for biking, walking and horse riding in certain places
Links to Eastbourne, Hailsham, Heathfield and Abbotts Wood
South Downs National Park
Little Kickers 2-5 year old football
Polegate Youth Project
The Targeted Youth Service runs the Youth Project on Tuesday evenings, 7pm - 8.30pm term time only, at the Wannock Road Pavilion, Wannock Road, Polegate.
Programmed activities are open for anyone aged 11 to 19. New members are always welcome and there is no charge for attendance.
Click here for more information, including contact details of the Youth Project workers.
YZone Youth Club
click here for downloadable poster for YZone Youth Club
For more info on the local Polegate group please go to the boys brigade website
Dad's & Children Eat & Play
2nd Saturday of Month 9.30-11.30am run by dads tel 01323 483298
Polegate Jnr School Oakleaf drive (see notieboard for details)
St John's Church
Sunday Club -children aged 3-14yrsSunday from 10.30am -11.30am
Tea & Tots -(Pre-school aged children)Thursdays 9.30am to 11.30am(Term-time only)
Kidzone -(Primary age children)Wednesdays 4.00pm to 5.30pm(Term-time only) A Bible based club with Bible stories, activities, crafts and games. A tuck shop is open between 3.30pm-4.00pm, during which time children must be accompanied by a parent/carer; an ideal opportunity fora cup of tea and a chat after the school day.
Pathfinders -(children aged 11-14yrs)Thursdays 7.00pm to 8.30pm(Term-time only)
'CYFA'-(young people aged 14yrs and above)Tuesdays 7.30pm onwardsWe meet in the Church hall every Tuesday throughout the yearfor fellowship and fun.
For more information about any of the St John's Church events please contact the Church Office on 01323 483259
Polegate Pre-School Playgroup is a charity lead organisation that has been running since 1964 at the Community Centre. It provides Childcare for all of Polegate. The children range from 2 to 5 years of age and the sessions run each morning Monday – Friday 9.00am – 12.45pm and Monday and Friday afternoons. They also run a Toddler group every Monday morning 9.15am-11am (term time only) £1.50 per family. More info is available via email address below or the website.
Polegate School Nursery
Polegate school nursery is a school based nursery. It is open term time only, we are open the same days as Polegate School. The nursery provides childcare for 2-4year olds. For further info please go to the Polegate School website or call 01323 482404.
Polegate Rainbows, Brownies, and Guides
Whether your daughter wants to join Rainbows (5-7), Brownies (7-10), Guides (10-14) or Rangers (14-18), start her begin by registering her interest and finding out about units in your area.
Adventure, fun and friendship starts here.
If you would like to Volunteer to help, or your daughter would like to join in the fun and adventure you can go to girlguide website and register your interest.
1st Polegate Beavers,Cubs and Scouts
They offer everyday adventure and activity to hundreds of thousands of young people across the UK. The Polegate section of Beaveers, Cubs and Scouts meet on a Friday at Polegate Community Centre.
There are fun and exciting activities and opportunities in each of the five sections:
- Beavers (ages 6–8)
- Cubs (ages 8-10½)
- Scouts (ages 10½–14)
- Explorer Scouts (ages 14–18)
To enrol your child, simply contact your local Group and make an enquiry using the contact details below
St John's Ambulance Badgers and Cadets
Willingdon Memorial Hall 6pm-7.30pm Tuesday
Noah's Ark Pre-School Church Group
St John's Church Wednesday 1.45pm-3.00pm 01323 483298
Dance House UK
Based at Willingdon Community School, DanceHouseUK offers classes in ballet, tap, jazz, modern and many other types of dance, and caters for all ages from toddler to adult. Telephone Natascia Mazzucato on 07812 897646 for details. Follow the link for the facebook page DancehouseUk facebook page
If you would like your Youth Activities included on this page please contact the office by phone 01323 488114 or email
The charities and organisations listed are for information only Polegate Town Council does not endorse or approve any such services or any externally linked websites and their content