Wild Woods Week

Image of Rochford District Council mascots standing besides Hockley Woods sign

Rochford District Council is organising Wild Woods Week, a week of fun activities in Hockley Woods. Wild Woods Week will run between 10am and 1pm from Monday 25 July until Friday 29 July.

Attendance at the event will cost £5 per person per day and must be pre-booked. Parents/guardians must attend with their children, who remain the parent/guardians' responsibility throughout the event.

Working in partnership with the Essex ActivAte initiative, spaces will be free for children and young people eligible for benefits based free school meals. Please provide your wonde code when booking attendance for Wild Woods Week to utilise this free space.

Attendance must be pre-booked. To book a space at Wild Woods Week, please email leisure@rochford.gov.uk or call 01702 963328.

Activities at Wild Woods Week are primarily aimed towards primary school aged children. However, children of all ages are welcome to attend, and with a variety of different activities throughout the week, there will be something for all children to enjoy.

The full programme for the week is:

Monday

  • Soft Archery
  • Parkour
  • Geocaching
  • Smoothie Bike
  • Fusion Lifestyle
  • The MegaCentre Rayleigh
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Arts & Crafts Table

Tuesday

  • Soft Archery
  • Fitness & Bootcamp Sessions
  • Magician
  • Tumble Tots
  • Fusion Lifestyle
  • Craft Activities
  • The MegaCentre Rayleigh
  • Rayleigh, Rochford and District Association for Voluntary Service (RRAVS)
  • Treasure Hunt

Wednesday

  • Soft Archery
  • Parkour
  • Geocaching
  • Yoga & Wellbeing Sessions
  • Smoothie Bike
  • Magician
  • Fusion Lifestyle
  • The MegaCentre Rayleigh
  • Rayleigh, Rochford and District Association for Voluntary Service (RRAVS)
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Arts & Crafts Table

Thursday

  • Soft Archery
  • Boxercise
  • Bug Hunt & Crafts
  • Den Building
  • Fusion Lifestyle
  • Tumble Tots
  • The MegaCentre Rayleigh
  • Rayleigh, Rochford and District Association for Voluntary Service (RRAVS)
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Arts & Crafts 

Friday

  • Soft Archery
  • Fencing
  • Orienteering
  • Fusion Lifestyle
  • The MegaCentre Rayleigh
  • Rayleigh, Rochford and District Association for Voluntary Service (RRAVS)
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Arts & Crafts Table

Please note activities are subject to change.