Holiday play provision (5-12 years)

Play scheme

October half-term play provision (five-12 years)

Sessional play provision for children aged 5-12 years, is being offered from Monday 25October 2021 to Friday 29 October 2021 in the following hub areas:

  • Central – Maindee, Stow Hill and Allt-Yr-Yn
  • East – Ringland, Alway, Somerton, Lliswerry, Beechwood, St Julians, Langstone and Underwood
  • North – Bettws, Malpas, Shaftesbury and Caerleon
  • West – covering Maesglas, Gaer, Duffryn, Rogerstone and Marshfield


A preferred hub can be selected on application but is not guaranteed and will depend on availability. In the event of a location being oversubscribed, places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Please note that places MUST be booked online in advance.


Who can apply?

  • The family must live in the Newport local authority area
  • The child must be age 5-12 years


Applications are open now and will close at 5pm on Monday 11 October 2021. The following information is re required:

  • Child details including additional needs or allergies
  • Parent/carer details including emergency contact information
  • Preferred location
  • Child’s birth certificate to confirm their age
  • Latest council tax statement or recent utility bill to confirm residency in Newport


Parents/carers will receive confirmation of their child’s place by email by Friday 15 October 2021.

Any child who is experiencing symptoms of Coronavirus, or has been advised to self-isolate, cannot attend the play provision.


                        Apply online