Family Events

Alongside our community consultation, we are hosting a series of family-friendly, outdoor events, including sports and arts activities. Book your place in this page.

FAQs

Skateboard coaching sessions.

MY CHILD HAS NEVER USED A SKATEBOARD BEFORE. CAN HE/SHE JOIN THE SESSION?
Absolutely, for those who are new to the sport we will provide all the assistance needed for learning as well as having fun. Let us know about your child level via the web form.  

WHO RUNS THESE SESSIONS?
Thanks to the support from Skates and Ladders, London’s leading private skateboarding lessons company, we will provide a qualified skateboarding instructor with experience in working with kids of all ages.

WHO ARE THESE SESSIONS OPEN TO?
Children between aged 4 to 11 years old.  

HOW MANY CHILDREN CAN JOIN?

We would recommend one child per family, as the group size will be limited to five children per session. 

WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED?
We provide everything: skateboards, wrist, knee and elbow protection and helmets. 

HOW MUCH DOES THE LESSONS COST?
All the sessions are free.  

CAN I LEAVE MY CHILD WITH THE INSTRUCTOR DURING THE SESSION?
Our intention is to have a conversation with you on the proposals for 217 Harrow Road and the future of this stretch of the neighbourhood. We would appreciate your feedback during the session as you watch from street level. 

HOW LONG WILL THE SESSIONS LAST?
The session will last 1 hour with a short break before and after the session.   

WHAT SAFETY CONSIDERATIONS ARE THERE?
All Skates and Ladders instructors are fully trained, First Aid qualified, DBS certified and covered by product and public liability insurance.