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Gainsborough Adventure Playground Ltd

Closed due to coronavirus. This site will be updated as and when things change. 

GAPA is open 51 weeks per year 6 days a week and is for children aged 5 - 14 years. GAPA is an Ofsted registered and is an open access adventure playground. There is a large purpose built child friendly building and over 2 acres of green field site, were children can play and explore masses of opportunities to enhance there development and learning experiences. At GAPA we believe that every child is an individual and we respect their right to engage in play freely choosen and personally motivated.

All sessions are fully inclusive parent/carers are encouraged to visit the site and talk to the playworkers about any requirements their child may have.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Lisa Pinkney
Contact Position
Company Manager
Telephone
01427 617165
E-mail
gapaltd@outlook.com
Website
Gainsborough Adventure Playground Website

Where to go

Name
Gapa
Address
Gainsborough Adventure Playground Ltd
Riseholme Road
Gainsborough
Gainsborough
Lincolnshire
District
West Lindsey
Postcode
DN21 1NL
Notes

In the school Holidays the opening hours change to Monday - Friday 11am - 3pm.  These can vary slightly if we go on outings but a leaflet is produced and displayed on the GAPA website.

GAPA is an open access Adventure Playground which means children are free to come and go as they please.  All children attending must have an up to date registration form.

Time / Date Details

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 3.30 6.30
Tuesday 3.30 6.00
Wednesday 3.30 6.30
Thursday 3.30 6.30
Friday 3.30 6.00
Friday 6.00 8.00
Saturday 1.00 5.00

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£10.00 - Annual voluntary contribution per child Registration Fee

Inclusion Information

Premise Accessibility

Has Provision
Yes

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
No

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes

Childcare Information

Costs

Are there any cost reductions?
No

Facilities

Facilities
Under Floor Heating
Arts & Crafts
Visit & Outings
Open Space
Garden
Adventure playground
Playroom
Meals cooked on premises
Out-door Play
Both indoor and outdoor activities
Environmental Area
Outdoor Playspace
Kitchen
CCTV

Transport & Pickups

Offers pickups
Yes - Provide walking bus 50p per child
Schools
Gainsborough St George's CofE Community Primary School
Details
Provide walking bus 50p per child

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY407208
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
24/11/2010Inspection (Early Years Register)Outstanding
29/02/2016Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
13/02/2018Inspection (Childcare Register)Met
Local Offer

Local Offer

Local Offer Age Bands
Primary (4-10 years)
Secondary (11-16 years)
Early Years (0-4 years)
SEN Provision Type
Universal

The Family Information Service maintains the list of Ofsted-registered childcare in the county, although any information provided by us does not constitute a recommendation and you should satisfy yourself of the quality and standard of any service or childcare provider you contact so that it meets the needs of your family.

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