Refine your search

Type of Venue






Or Venue Name


image for Children's Activity Event item typeRascal's Playscheme at Cavendish Sports Centre





Welcome to Rascals Playscheme For children 4-12 years, running every half termand holiday.
The scheme is split into two groups, the Under 8’s and the Over 8’s.

We have 3 playschemes across Eastbourne; Cavendish, Hampden Park & Shinewater. They all have the same themed activities each holiday, but session times and prices do vary, so your free to pick the scheme best suited to you.

Each day at Rascals Playscheme is packed full of sports, games and craft activities which are designed to fit in with a different theme every week. Children get to choose from a variety of different crafts each day encouraging them to use their imagination. Sports and games are also varied throughout the holidays, meaning children often get to try out new activities.
Cavendish and Shinewater also have access to the bouncy castle and games consoles each day.

Children must be sent in with lunch/snack, refillable water bottle and appropriate clothing for playing outdoors.

Book in for All day or just an AM or PM session. Session times and prices vary slightly across centres

A registration form must be completed in full children can enter the playscheme

Bookings are available from the first day of the prior school holiday. Booking in advance is recommended due to strict child to playworker ratios. All spaces must be paid for in advance at the time of booking (payment scheme is available during the summer holiday).
Booking and payment over the phone by card is available. We do accept childcare vouchers.

All schemes are Ofsted registered and rated 'GOOD'. EY252616
Playworkers all hold current DBS checks and all managers are first aid trained.

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsPublic toiletsAccepts groups

Opening details

Playscheme's runs every half term and school holidays. Excluding bank holidays and some days over the Christmas period.
To book, visit or call your chosen sport centre today


Morning (8:30am - 12:30pm): £8
Lunch Hour (12:30pm - 1:30pm): £2
Afternoon (1:30pm - 4:30pm): £6.50

Please note spaces are limited and must be paid for upfront when booking in.
We accept Childcare Vouchers.


Plan route to Cavendish Sports Centre using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TQ 594003  Lat: 50.78040 Long: 0.26062

Cavendish Sports Centre shares a site with Cavendish School, which is located about 1½ miles north west of Eastbourne Town Centre and is only open out of school hours. The Sports Centre is behind the main school building. Cars can park in the school car park at the front of the main school building. Eastbourne Buses Services stop in Eldon Road.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Eastbourne station


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups