Are you looking for a way to get children active and trying something new this half-term in Cumbria? With the February half term school holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start planning your action packed week for your little ones.

Better, the UK’s largest provider of public leisure centres and swimming pools, are offering a wide-range of fun activities across half-term at leisure centres across Cumbria. There’s a huge choice of things to do each and every day to keep kids fit, healthy, happy and entertained.

Our half-term programme is perfect for getting your kids active and letting off some steam. Our highly qualified staff will keep them engaged with a variety of sports and leisure activities; while giving parents and guardian’s peace of mind that they’re in safe hands. It’s the perfect place for children to try a new sport, make new friends, and have a lot of fun.

Here’s what’s happening in your area at Better Leisure Centres in Cumbria, there really is something for everyone and every budget.

In Carlisle there will be holiday sports camps located at Trinity Leisure Centre, roller discos and trampolining at The Sands Centre, crash course swimming lessons, family swimming and fun inflatable sessions at Morton Leisure Centre and lots of splashtime swim sessions during the week at The Pools Swimming and Health Centre. Find out more Here.

In Eden your children can take part in family swimming and some fun camps including multisports, gymnastics and trampoline at Penrith Leisure Centre, whilst at funtime swimming and family swim sessions will take place at Appleby Leisure Centre. Find out more at:

In Copeland, there will be gymnastics camps and supervised Better Kids sessions at Whitehaven Sports Centre and Copeland Pool and Fitness Centre are running their popular inflatable sessions and general swimming sessions will be available every day.  Find out more Here

In Allerdale are hosting a wide variety of sports and activities, with half and full day courses and sessions available at Workington Leisure Centre.  Cockermouth Leisure Centre and Keswick Leisure Pool have daily swimming activities and fun in their choice of pools whilst The Wave Centre will be open all week for Clip and Climb bookings. Find out more Here.

In South Lakeland, Ulverston Leisure Centre has lots on offer including fun-time swimming sessions, football camps, multi activity days for 5-11 year olds including dodgeball, bouncy castle, crafts, gymnastics and tennis, plus the team are going out into the community with their ‘Sports on Tour’ sessions at Broughton Victory Hall.  The fun doesn’t stop there, with Kendal Leisure Centre offering lots of swimming sessions for all of the family to enjoy. Find out more Here.

So you don’t need to leave Cumbria to have a fun this half-term, these local facilities have lots of fun to offer across the school break and beyond.  Simply head to your local Better leisure centre and ask for details or visit  to find out what’s happening in your area and book online.