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Halliwell - 28 activities

Gateway Support Group

Where: Gateway Support Group, 1-3 Thomasson Park Cottages, Mere Hall Street, Bolton, BL1 2QT

Price: FREE

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Low

Days: Wednesday, Friday

When: 10

Contact: Abdi Adan-Dhagajun

Telephone: 01204774220

Email: info@gatewaysupport.org.uk

Adult Literacy and Numeracy Classes at Gateway Support Group every Wednesday (10-12pm) and Friday (10-12pm). Gateway Support Group, is a group set up by members of the gateway resettled refugees in Bolton to help members integrate and settle in UK. Due to the language barrier, different standards of living and cultural differences members found hard to integrate. Since its inception in 2011 the group was engaged in addressing those key challenges relying solely on volunteers. Core activities include: English Classes for adults, Weekend learning support to children,  sports and fitness activities for the youth, translation and interpretation services.
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ESOL Classes

Transforming Lives Group

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Intensity: Medium

Days: Monday

When: 12pm

Contact: Andy Farnworth

Telephone: 07413526088

Email: andyfarny1@gmail.com

Boxing training for people in recovery or anyone going through a tough time! It's a welcoming group and all abilities are welcome! We are a not for profit organisation and just want a small donation to attend our sessions if you are able to. Our boxing sessions are all led by either a qualified boxing coach or professional boxer. We run on Monday's at 12-1pm and Friday's at 7-8pm.
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Mental wellbeing

Transforming Lives Group

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Intensity: Medium

Days: Friday

When: 7pm

Contact: Andy Farnworth

Telephone: 07413526088

Email: andyfarny1@gmail.com

Boxing training for people in recovery or anyone going through a tough time! It's a welcoming group and all abilities are welcome! We are a not for profit organisation and just want a small donation to attend our sessions if you are able to. Our boxing sessions are all led by either a qualified boxing coach or professional boxer. We run on Monday's at 12-1pm and Friday's at 7-8pm.
Other activities from this provider:
Mental wellbeing

Elite Boxing Community Hub

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Age group: 50+

Intensity: Medium

Days: Thursday

When: 3pm

Contact: Chantelle Nice

Telephone: 01204493563

Email: info@eliteboxing.co.uk

Free boxing sessions for men + women over 50. Led by fully qualified coaches or professional boxers in a safe, welcoming environment. Every Thursday from 3-4pm. All abilties welcome!

Elite Boxing Community Hub

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Age group: 6-10 years old

Intensity: High

Days: Monday, Thursday

When: 4:30pm

Contact: Chantelle Nice

Telephone: 01204493563

Email: info@eliteboxing.co.uk

Free boxing classes for 6-10 year olds every Monday and Thursday from 4:30-5pm at Elite Boxing. All session are led by fully qualified coaches or professional boxers.

Elite Boxing Community Hub

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Age group: 11-16 years old

Intensity: High

Days: Monday, Thursday

When: 5pm

Contact: Chantelle Nice

Telephone: 01204493563

Email: info@eliteboxing.co.uk

Free boxing class for young people aged 11-16 every Monday and Thursday from 5-5:45pm at Elite Boxing. All sessions are led by fully qualified coaches or professional boxers.

Elite Boxing Community Hub

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Age group: 16-19 years old

Intensity: High

Days: Monday, Thursday

When: 5:45pm

Contact: Chantelle Nice

Telephone: 01204493563

Email: info@eliteboxing.co.uk

Free boxing classes for young people aged 16-19 every Monday and Thursday between 5:45-6:30pm. All classes are led by fully qualified coaches or professional boxers.

High Hopes for Halliwellbeing

Where: St Paul's Community Centre, Halliwell Road, Bolton, BL16JG

Price: £5

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Low

Days: Wednesday

When: 10

Contact: Steph

Email: community@hopes4halliwell.co.uk

Website: https://www.hopes4halliwell.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Twitter: https://twitter.com/hopes_being

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Gentle exercise class, chair-based, run by an experienced and friendly tutor
Other activities from this provider:
Our Community centre is also home to Fun Days Toddler Group, Hafway youth group, and Halliwell Befriending Service,

High Hopes for Halliwellbeing

Where: St Paul's Community Centre, Halliwell Road, Bolton, BL16JG

Price: £5

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Low

Days: Wednesday

When: 10

Contact: Steph

Email: community@hopes4halliwell.co.uk

Website: https://www.hopes4halliwell.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Twitter: https://twitter.com/hopes_being

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Gentle exercise class, chair-based, run by an experienced and friendly tutor
Other activities from this provider:
Our Community centre is also home to Fun Days Toddler Group, Hafway youth group, and Halliwell Befriending Service,

Gateway Support Group

Where: Gateway Support Group, 1-3 Thomasson Park Cottages, Mere Hall Street, Bolton, BL1 2QT

Price: FREE

Intensity: Low

Days: Saturday

When: 2pm

Contact: Abdi Adan-Dhagajun

Telephone: 01204774220

Email: info@gatewaysupport.org.uk

The homework club sessions run twice a week, Saturday 2-4pm and Sunday 10-2pm. Gateway Support Group, is a group set up by members of the gateway resettled refugees in Bolton to help members integrate and settle in UK. Due to the language barrier, different standards of living and cultural differences members found hard to integrate. Since its inception in 2011 the group was engaged in addressing those key challenges relying solely on volunteers. Core activities include: English Classes for adults, Weekend learning support to children,  sports and fitness activities for the youth, translation and interpretation services.

Gateway Support Group

Where: Gateway Support Group, 1-3 Thomasson Park Cottages, Mere Hall Street, Bolton, BL1 2QT

Price: FREE

Intensity: Low

Days: Sunday

When: 10am

Contact: Abdi Adan-Dhagajun

Telephone: 01204774220

Email: info@gatewaysupport.org.uk

The homework club sessions run twice a week, Saturday 2-4pm and Sunday 10-2pm. Gateway Support Group, is a group set up by members of the gateway resettled refugees in Bolton to help members integrate and settle in UK. Due to the language barrier, different standards of living and cultural differences members found hard to integrate. Since its inception in 2011 the group was engaged in addressing those key challenges relying solely on volunteers. Core activities include: English Classes for adults, Weekend learning support to children,  sports and fitness activities for the youth, translation and interpretation services.

Gateway Support Group

Where: Gateway Support Group, 1-3 Thomasson Park Cottages, Mere Hall Street, Bolton, BL1 2QT

Price: FREE

Intensity: Low

Days: Tuesday, Thursday

Contact: Abdi Adan-Dhagajun

Telephone: 01204774220

Email: info@gatewaysupport.org.uk

Employability and CV Writing support - please call ahead to arrange time. These sessions are available every Tuesday & Thursday. Gateway Support Group, is a group set up by members of the gateway resettled refugees in Bolton to help members integrate and settle in UK. Due to the language barrier, different standards of living and cultural differences members found hard to integrate. Since its inception in 2011 the group was engaged in addressing those key challenges relying solely on volunteers. Core activities include: English Classes for adults, Weekend learning support to children,  sports and fitness activities for the youth, translation and interpretation services.

Four Seasons Community Allotment

Where: Halliwell Community Food Plot, 38-44 Shepherd Cross Street, Bolton, BL1 3EJ

Price: FREE

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Low

Days: Tuesday

When: Tuesday Afternoons

Contact: Fred Holloway

Telephone: 07890440415

Email: fredholloway5@gmail.com

Four Seasons Community Allotment is a volunteer group based at the Halliwell Community Food Plot. A wide vareity of fruit, vegetables, herbs and flowers are grown. 

Harmony Youth Project

Where: Harmony Youth Project, Unit G Wordsworth industrial estate, Wordsworth Street, Halliwell, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: £3

Age group: 8-14

Intensity: Low

Days: Friday

When: 4pm

Contact: Charlie Barrett

Telephone: 01204 496161

Email: admin_harmony@hotmail.com

Website: https://www.harmonyyouthproject.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HarmonyYouthProject

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/harmonyyouthprojectbolton/?hl=en

Twitter: https://twitter.com/harmony_bolton

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM1ainHzrIYnzzvqDnAzRvQ/featured

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Our weekly evening youth club is on between 4pm and 7:30pm every Friday. Open to ages 8-14. Entry is £3.00 We include a wide range of activities like dancing, karaoke, ice hockey, etc. Our centre is on the 2nd floor of a mill so the stairs can be a challenge, but if you are in need of any assistance getting to us we have volunteers who can help bring any prams to our doors.

Guerrilla Gardeners

Where: Halliwell (Flexible), Bolton, Variable

Price: FREE

Age group: All (Children must be accompanied by an adult)

Intensity: Low

When: Varies

Contact: Heather Berry

Telephone: 07790 424290

Email: hberrymba@gmail.com

A group of gardeners who meet as and when to work on projects around Halliwell, Heaton and Smithills. Contact for more information. 

Harmony Youth Project

Date: 03 July 2022

Where: Harmony Youth Project, Unit G Wordsworth Industrial Estate, Halliwell, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Age group: All

Intensity: Low

When: 9:30am

Contact: Charlie Barrett

Telephone: 01204496161

Email: admin_harmony@hotmail.com

Website: https://www.harmonyyouthproject.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HarmonyYouthProject

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/harmonyyouthprojectbolton/?hl=en

Twitter: https://twitter.com/harmony_bolton

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM1ainHzrIYnzzvqDnAzRvQ

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Harmony's table top sale is back! Come on down from 9:30am and grab yourself a bargain. We've got a lot on offer, including; clothes, shoes, children's clothes, toys, jewelry, collectables and so much more! Entry is free and prices start as little as 50p! Our centre is on the 2nd floor of a mill so the stairs can be a challenge, but if you are in need of any assistance getting to us we have volunteers who can help bring any prams to our doors.
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We also provide youth clubs and services, call us to find out more :) 01204 496161

Bolton Mark accredited

Imran Majid

Where: All Souls, Astley Street, Halliwell, Bolton, BL1 8EY

Price: £4.5

Age group: 4-75

Intensity: Medium

Days: Monday, Thursday, Saturday

When: 7.30pm

Contact: Imran Majid

Telephone: 07368445183

Email: imajid45@googlemail.com

Karate/kickboxing

High Hopes for Halliwellbeing

Where: St Paul's Community Centre, Halliwell Road, Bolton, BL1 8BP

Price: £3

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Medium

Days: Friday

When: 10

Contact: Becky

Telephone: 07779089167

Email: community@hopes4halliwell.co.uk

Website: https://www.hopes4halliwell.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Twitter: https://twitter.com/hopes_being

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Starting on 29th April 2022, we are offering a Line Dancing session at St Paul's Community Centre. In response to our community consultation we have a great teacher and space for a few more to book into this brand new activity for us.
Other activities from this provider:
Our Community Centre is also home to Fun Days toddler group, Hafway youth group and Halliwell Befriending Service

Litter Pickers of Bolton West

Where: Halliwell, Bolton, Variable

Price: FREE

Age group: All (Children must be accompanied by an adult)

Intensity: Low

Days: Sunday

When: 09:00 AM

Contact: Heather Berry

Telephone: 07790 424290

Email: hberrymba@gmail.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/litterpickersBW/

Litter Pickers of Bolton West meet on a Sunday Morning to pick litter at various sites across Heaton, Smithills and Halliwell. Solo litter picks are also facilitated (with equipment etc) and joint events with other litter picking groups also occur.

Bolton Mark accredited

Oxford Grove - not-for-profit sports club

Where: Hatfield Road Playing Field, Halliwell, Bolton, BL1 4JP

Price: FREE

Age group: Nursery/Reception/Year One

Intensity: Low

Days: Monday

When: 6.30pm

Contact: Gary Brooks

Telephone: 07903854758

Email: membership@oxfordgrovejfc.co.uk

Website: http://oxfordgrovejfc.co.uk/join-us/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OxfordGroveJFC/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/oxfordgrove_jfc_official/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/oxfordgrovejfc

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Little Tigers Fun Football Sessions Every Monday evening (excluding Bank Holidays) at 630pm, we run our Little Tigers football coaching sessions for children in: 1. Nursery 2. Reception 3. Year One These sessions are open to all football mad kids who want to learn the game, have fun and make friends. The venue is the football pitches on Hatfield Road, BL1 4JP (we move indoors over the winter from October to April). For more details on how to join a session, simply click on the link below and complete the 'Join Us' form:  http://oxfordgrovejfc.co.uk/join-us/  

Elite Boxing Community Hub

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Intensity: High

Days: Thursday

When: 7pm

Contact: Chantelle Nice

Telephone: 01204493563

Email: info@eliteboxing.co.uk

Operation Warrior is a boxing class run by Pheniks Division at Elite Boxing Gym each week. It was set up by an ex-serviceman for like minded people to get together each week and keep in shape. The sessions are run by either fully qualified coaches or professional boxers and all abilities are welcome. It runs on Thursday's from 7-8pm.

Harmony Youth Project

Where: Harmon Youth Project, Unit G Wordsworth Industrial Estate, Wordsworth Street, Halliwell, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: £2

Age group: 8-13

Intensity: Low

Days: Saturday

When: 11am

Contact: Charlie Barrett

Telephone: 01204 496161

Email: admin_harmony@hotmail.com

Website: https://www.harmonyyouthproject.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HarmonyYouthProject

Twitter: https://twitter.com/harmony_bolton

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Every Saturday we run a youth club for young people aged 8-13 (flexible if needed) for just £2 where they can interact with other young people their age in a safe and secure enviroment. We provide lunch for each child as well as a lot of activities like indoor sports, baking, crafts, karaoke and much more to keep each child active, creative and happy. Our centre is on the 2nd floor of a mill so the stairs can be a challenge, but if you are in need of any assistance getting to us we have volunteers who can help bring any prams to our doors.

Theatre Dance Studios

Date: 15 January 2022

Where: Unit 33-39 Halliwell Industrial Estate, Rossini Street, Bolton, BL1 8DL

Price: £6.00

Age group: 2.5-4

Intensity: Low

When: 9.15am

Contact: Sarah Ward

Telephone: 07814013275

Email: theatredancestudios@gmail.com

Website: https://tdsbolton.co.uk/

Dance Class learning ryhthm, coordination, confidence and movember to music.  Great confidence builder and socialisation skills.   Fun class with fully qualified instructors.  all instructors are DBS checked and insured. Classes Saturday Mornings 9.15am for 60 minutes

Elite Boxing Community Hub

Where: Elite Boxing Gym, Wordsworth Mill, Wordsworth Street, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: FREE

Age group: 18+

Intensity: Low

Days: Tuesday

When: 7:30

Contact: Chantelle Nice

Telephone: 01204493563

Email: info@eliteboxing.co.uk

Ricky's Club is a mens mental health and social group. The sessions are available to anyone who feels they need someone to talk to or if you don't feel up to talking yet you can just come down to sit in and listen. It takes place at Elite Boxing Community Hub every 2 weeks on Tuesday evenings from 7:30-9pm. Sessions coming up 10th May, 24th May and 7th June. It will then take place each 2 weeks after that. They are free to attend, non judgemental, with no pressure and no surprises! Just a group of guys with one mission - to try and help each other live a happier life.

Harmony Youth Project

Where: Harmony Youth Project, Unit G Wordsworth Industrial Estate Halliwell,, Bolton, BL1 3ND

Price: £3

Age group: 8-16

Intensity: Medium

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

When: 10am

Contact: Charlie Barrett

Telephone: 01204496161

Email: admin_harmony@hotmail.com

Website: https://www.harmonyyouthproject.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HarmonyYouthProject

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/harmonyyouthprojectbolton/?hl=en

Twitter: https://twitter.com/harmony_bolton

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM1ainHzrIYnzzvqDnAzRvQ

We understand that starting something new may be a big challenge but don't worry, we are friendly and we can meet you before the session begins. Its all about making you feel comfortable and enjoy what we're about.

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Harmony's Summerzone is back! We've got games, activities and crafts planned to fill your child's day with all the fun the Summer holiday is meant to have. Our club opens on Monday 25th July from 10am-2pm. The first two weeks of activities are priced at £3 per child per day or £10 per child for the week. With the last 4 weeks (Monday-Thursday), from the 8th August-1st September being completely free of charge. We provide lunches but if your child has any special dietary requirments we recommend bringing a packed lunch with them. Our centre is on the 2nd floor of a mill so the stairs can be a challenge, but if you are in need of any assistance getting to us give us a call on 01204 496161 and we will have a volunteer come down and assist you in any way you need.
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We also provide a Friday evening youth club and a Saturday club, both will be on pause during Summerzone. And every 2-3 weeks we host an indoor table top sale to raise funds for Harmony and the projects we host.

High Hopes for Halliwellbeing

Where: St Paul's Community Centre, Halliwell Road, Bolton, BL1 8BP

Price: £1

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Low

Days: Thursday

When: 12.30

Contact: Becky

Telephone: 07779089167

Email: community@hopes4halliwell.co.uk

Website: https://www.hopes4halliwell.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Twitter: https://twitter.com/hopes_being

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Fortnightly friendship group aimed at providing a safe space for people to connect, enjoy lunch, play bingo, scattergories, quizzes. Happens every fortnight on a Thursday afternoon. £1 for lunch, £1 to play bingo.
Other activities from this provider:
Our community centre is also home to Fun Days Toddler group, Hafway youth group and Halliwell Befriending service

Gateway Support Group

Where: Gateway Support Group, 1-3 Thomasson Park Cottages, Mere Hall Street, Bolton, BL1 2QT

Price: FREE

Age group: Open age

Intensity: Low

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

When: 9:30am

Contact: Abdi Adan-Dhagajun

Telephone: 01204774220

Email: info@gatewaysupport.org.uk

Drop in service for translation and interpretion for resettled refugees in Bolton and surrounding areas. Monday-Friday between 9:30am-4:30pm. Gateway Support Group, is a group set up by members of the gateway resettled refugees in Bolton to help members integrate and settle in UK. Due to the language barrier, different standards of living and cultural differences members found hard to integrate. Since its inception in 2011 the group was engaged in addressing those key challenges relying solely on volunteers. Core activities include: English Classes for adults, Weekend learning support to children,  sports and fitness activities for the youth, translation and interpretation services.

High Hopes for Halliwellbeing

Where: St Paul's Community Centre, Halliwell Road, Bolton, BL1 8BP

Price: FREE

Age group: Adults

Intensity: Low

Days: Monday

When: 10

Contact: Becky

Telephone: 07779089167

Email: community@hopes4halliwell.co.uk

Website: https://www.hopes4halliwell.co.uk/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/highhopesforhalliwellbeing

Twitter: https://twitter.com/hopes_being

Want to help out? Volunteers are welcome, get in touch to find out more

Happening every fortnight, our walking group sets off from the St Paul's Community centre for a gentle walk in the local area. Normally the walk lasts 90-120mins, and is led by an experienced guide. The group is friendly and growing, you're welcome to join. They have also been on a few trips out to walk in other places together too. 
Other activities from this provider:
Our Community Centre is also home to Fun Days toddler group, Hafway youth group and Halliwell Befriending Service

Disclaimer

The purpose of this online directory is to provide information about the wide range of physical activity opportunities that are offered for adults by many different organisations across the Bolton area.

The information is up to date at the best of our knowledge. Please contact the activity provider before you attend any activities, to make sure that the activity details are correct.

It is your responsibility to make sure you feel comfortable and safe at the venues, and with the activities you take part in.