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The University of Cambridge Holiday Playscheme operates during the school half terms and holidays for children between reception year and age 15. Please see the information below for Locations, dates and times.


The Playscheme venues may vary depending upon availability but we currently operate from the site below:

Chesterton Community College

Gilbert Road

CB4 3NY                                                                                                                                                                                

Holiday dates for 2023

February Half Term - Monday 13 February – Friday 17 February 08:15-17:45

Easter Playscheme - Monday 3 April – Friday 14 April

May Half Term - Monday 30 May – Thursday 2 June

Summer Playscheme TBC

October Half Term TBC


Please note that Playscheme does not run over the Christmas holidays.


These dates may be subject to change if the school’s decide they are unable to accommodate us.



Our session times are:

08.15-17.45 for a full day

08.15-13.00 for a morning session

12.30–17.45 for an afternoon session


If you are late collecting your children you will be charged a standard late fee of 50p per minute.

You will be unable to drop your children off before 08:15.