As an open-access scheme, Wisbech Adventure Playground offers play provision for children from 8-13 years (inclusive).
Children under 8 years must be accompanied by a parent or carer over the age of 16.
In the interests of Health and Safety, all children and young people are required to complete a membership form. You can get a form from a member of staff on site, or alternatively, please click here to download the form.
The form should be completed, signed by the child’s legal parent/guardian, and returned to a member of staff on site.
Early Help Offer
Our Early Help Offer is under review and will be published here in due course.
Unaccompanied Children Under 8 Years
Wisbech Adventure Playground have reviewed their policy and have decided that children under 8 years now must not attend the playground without a responsible parent/carer over the age of 16. All staff at Wisbech Adventure Playground have a duty of care to all children and young people we work with. You can now view and download our updated Managing Children Unaccompanied Under 8 Years policy here.
Our Facebook policy is now available to view and download here.
Playground Information Leaflet
You can download and print the playground leaflet here.
The Spinney Community Learning Bus
You can download and print the Bus leaflet here.
Staff are committed to the safeguarding and well-being of children who attend the playground. You can download our Safeguarding and Child protection policy here.
Staff have a zero-tolerance attitude towards physical and verbal abuse. You can download and view our Behaviour policy here.
Formal Complaints Procedure Policy
All complaints concerning Wisbech Adventure Playground will be addressed following our formal complaints procedure policy which can be downloaded and viewed here.
NEW! Young Helpers
Children under the age of 18 can sign up at the playground to become ‘Young Helpers’. This is free and gives all children and young people an opportunity to be part of the Spinney team. If interested in joining, you can ask for a new updated Young Helper pack from the Playworkers when attending the playground.
Our volunteer packs have been updated and are available for anyone interested in applying to be a volunteer at the playground. These will require a formal induction process as set out in our policies and procedures. Please speak to a Playworker to receive a Volunteer Induction pack.
NEW! What’s On Activity Timetable
Each month we will be releasing our monthly activity timetable which highlight what sessions and activities we have on offer. Some of these sessions will need to be booked in advanced but this is clearly stated on our timetable. To view and download a copy of our Summer Holiday flyer, please click here. We have a small number of printed copies available at the playground.
NEW! Stay and Play Sessions
Wisbech Adventure Playground will be running Stay and Play sessions on Wednesdays term-time only, starting from Wednesday 27th April, 10am-12pm, for parents with children aged 0-5 years. Sessions are free of charge and do-not require any booking now.
NEW! National Play Day
Wisbech Adventure Playground will be hosting National Play Day on Wednesday 3rd August. This is a free event for all families, children and young people. To view and download the flyer, please click here.
NEW! Holiday and Food Activity (HAF) scheme
Wisbech Adventure Playground will be hosting the HAF scheme throughout the summer holidays for 4 weeks. This is a government scheme for families in receipt of free-school meals. Places are limited and will need to be booked. If you are eligible please email WAP@cambridgeshire.gov.uk along with your child’s/children’s details and the 16-digit code. Please click here to view and download our flyer showing dates and times. For more information regarding the HAF please visit: www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/haf or email: HAF@cambridgeshire.gov.uk