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Free activities

To find a list of free activities for children, please visit our Young Westminster website:

Duke of Edinburgh

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award (DofE) is an adventure and volunteering programme for people aged between 14 and 24.

You complete activities in 4 categories:

  • volunteering
  • physical
  • skills
  • expedition
  • residential (Gold Award only)

Participants will find themselves helping people, getting fitter and learning new skills. It's an award that’s highly valued by employers, colleges and universities. 

Youth Council

The Youth Council gives young people the chance to have their say on local issues affecting them and their friends, allows young people to meet decision-makers and help young people get their voices heard.

The council meets every Monday at City Hall from 5.30pm to 7.30 pm. To come along, contact John Nolan on or 020 7641 4030. 

 After-school clubs Youth clubs   

Sports centres

Sports centres are a great place to be fit and active. Further information on sports and leisure centres is available at the below links. 


1. Get Active London

Holiday activity

If you need some help finding activities through the school holidays. The council publishes the Children First magazine to help you find activities and information for school holidays

Summer in the City

Children First Magazine 

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