Renfrewshire Council

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Get active with Street Stuff

There's plenty of opportunity to get active this spring when Street Stuff activities resume next week.

Evening activities will return from Monday 5 April, with extra afternoon sessions running throughout the school holidays, bringing free football and outdoor sport to local communities across Renfrewshire.

Anyone aged 8-16 is welcome to join in and there is no cost to take part. All participants will need to provide contact details for Test and Protect and follow Covid guidelines, including wearing a facemask when not participating. Hand sanitiser stations and wipes will be available at each venue.

Young people can go along to the following sessions:

Monday 5 and 12 Apr

LocationTime
Durrockstock Park, Foxbar1.30pm - 4.30pm
Blackstoun Road, Ferguslie6.30pm - 9.30pm

Tuesday 6 and 13 Apr

LocationTime
Arkleston Primary School, Renfrew1.30pm - 4.30pm
McMaster Centre, Johnstone6.30pm - 9.30pm

Wednesday 7 and 14 Apr

LocationTime
Blackstoun Road, Ferguslie1.30pm - 4.30pm
Arkleston Primary School, Renfrew6.30pm - 9.30pm

Thursday 8 and 15 Apr

LocationTime
McMaster Centre, Johnstone1.30pm - 4.30pm
Our Lady of Peace Primary School, Linwood6.30pm - 9.30pm

Friday 9 and 16 Apr

LocationTime
Our Lady of Peace Primary School, Linwood1.30pm - 4.30pm
Durrockstock Park, Foxbar6.30pm - 9.30pm

Saturday 10 and 17 Apr

LocationTime
Barsail Primary School, Erskine5.30pm - 8.30pm

All activities will take place outdoors and may be subject to change or cancellation.

A free meal will be provided at afternoon sessions to ensure participants are fuelled up and ready to go.

Street Stuff is a diversionary project run in partnership between Renfrewshire Council, Police Scotland, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Engage Renfrewshire and St Mirren Football Club.

The programme began in 2009 in Renfrewshire contributing to a reduction in youth disorder and anti-social behaviour by 75 percent over the first five years with a sustained reduction of 65 percent.

For more information, visit www.renfrewshire.gov.uk/streetstuff.

 

Published 1 April 2021

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