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Monday 24 July - Thursday 27 July

Storyhouse Summer Club

Event details

Storyhouse Summer Club is a completely free 4-day Summer Club!

The club is for 5-11 year olds who are in receipt of means-tested benefits.

Each day will be filled with games and fun, and lunch and a snack will be provided!

Monday – Wednesday 10am-2pm, Thursday 12pm – 4pm

Free – check eligibility.

Storyhouse Summer Club is now fully booked

When is Summer Club?

Monday 24 – Thursday 27 July 2023

Monday – Wednesday 10am-2pm
Thursday 12pm – 4pm (including a visit to Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre to see A Midsummer Night’s Dream)

Who is eligible?

Children aged 5-11 years whose parents/guardians are in receipt of:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999
  • The guaranteed element of Pension
  • Credit Child Tax Credit (provided you’re not also entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual gross income of no more than £16,190)
  • Working Tax Credit run-on – paid for 4 weeks after you stop qualifying for Working Tax Credit
  • Universal Credit – (if you apply on or after 1 April 2018 your household income must be less than £7,400 a year)

If your child is aged 7+, they may also receive free school meals.

How do I register my interest for a place?

Please email to register your interest.

Places will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis and confirmed after a registration form has been completed. This registration form will be sent to you after you register your interest via email. If you have any access requirements, please include them in your email to

Where will it be?

Summer Club will be based at Storyhouse in Chester City Centre (Hunter Street, Chester, CH12AR).