Area guide: Derby

Derby is perhaps most famous for being the home to Rolls-Royce, the second largest manufacturer of aero-engines  as well as luxury cars. It is also home to Derby County football club aka the Rams, playing their football at Pride Park. Derby itself is often considered the home of the Industrial Revolution and the birthplace of large scale manufacturing, but actually people are only really care about where to play sport in Derby. On that note for Derby sports facilities you are really are spoilt for choice, with Derby University, Rolls Royce Sports Centre and over 100 others sports facilities in Derby.

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Derby venues and sports facilities

Markeaton Primary School
1.61 miles away - Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Markeaton Primary School is situated in a lovely urban pocket of Derby. Markeaton Primary School rea...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Royal School for the Deaf Derby
1.87 miles away - DE22 3BH Ashbourne Road Derby Derby DE22 3BH
Football
Lucozade Powerleague Derby Soccerdome
2.04 miles away - Derwent Parade Pride Park Derby Derbyshire DE24 8BW
Adjacent to legendary Pride Park and minutes walk from Derby station, Lucozade Powerleague Derby is...
Football (5 a side) Pavilion/Clubhouse Hall Room
Derbyshire Tennis Centre
2.17 miles away - Ashe Place Derby Derby DE23 8BF
The Derbyshire Tennis Centre is aptly named the home of Tennis in Derby. The has a number of courts...
Tennis
University of Derby Sports Centre
2.31 miles away - Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
The fantastic Derby University Sports Centre has a fantastic new £10.8 million sports centre opened...
Athletics Gyms Squash Football (5 a side) Basketball Netball Badminton Climbing Dance studio Sports Hall Cycling
St Benedict Academy
2.43 miles away - Duffield Road Darley Abbey Derby Derbyshire DE22 1JD
St Benedict Academy is a secondary school in Derby with an athletics strip and a fantastic 3G footba...
Athletics Football (5 a side) Football (7 a side)
Walter Evans Primary School
2.43 miles away - Darley Abbey Drive Derby Derby DE22 1EF
Football
Lawn Primary School
2.63 miles away - Norbury Close Allestree Derby Derbyhire DE22 2QR
Lawn Primary School is a small primary school in Allestree in Derby and has a range of activities ta...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Meadow Farm Primary School
2.90 miles away - Foyle Avenue Derby Derbyshire DE21 6TZ
Meadow Farm Primary School is located in Derby and has a large grass area which can be used as a pla...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
St Peter's Junior School
2.98 miles away - Thornhill Road Derby Derby DE23 6FZ
St.Peter’s Junior School is situated in Littleover, a 10 minute drive from Derby City centre and is...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Chaddesden Park Primary School
3.30 miles away - Tennessee Road Derby East Midlands DE21 6LF
Chaddesden Park Primary School is a small school located near to Derby. It has general grass space a...
Football (5 a side) Hall
Wren Park Primary School
3.35 miles away - Jackson Avenue Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 9AY
Wren Park Primary School is in Mickleover in Derby and has various after school activities taking pl...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Rykneld Sports Centre book online
3.59 miles away - Richmond Park Road Mackworth Derby Derbyshire DE22 4FB
Offering a wide variety of facilities, the Rykneld Sports Centre at Mackworth is a perfect location...
Football (11 a side) Football (5 a side) Basketball Netball Hockey Badminton Table Tennis Cricket nets Multi-Use Open Space Sports Hall Football (7 a side) Room
Parkview Primary School
3.69 miles away - Springwood Drive Oakwood Derby Derby DE21 2RQ
Parkview Primary School is in the village of Oakwood and has a grass playing field area and separate...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Springwood Leisure Centre
3.69 miles away - Springwood Drive Derby Derbyshire DE21 2RQ
Springwood Leisure Centre is located in Oakwood, Derby and is a sport and leisure facility with 3G f...
Gyms Football (5 a side) Badminton Dance studio Sports Hall Cycling Hall
Redwood Primary School
4.93 miles away - Redwood Road Sinfin Derby Derbyshire DE24 9PG
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Curzon Primary School
5.01 miles away - Church Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 5JA
Curzon Primary School is located in Derby and is a small primary school with multi-use space.
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Brookfield Primary School
5.14 miles away - The Hollow Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 0BW
Brookfield Primary School is located in Mickleover in Derby and is a small primary school with multi...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Mickleover Primary School
5.17 miles away - Vicarage Road Derby Derbyshire DE3 0EY
Mickleover Primary School is located in the village of Mickleover near Derby and has a large grass p...
Multi-Use Open Space Hall
Little Eaton Primary School
5.47 miles away - Alfreton Road Little Eaton Derbyshire DE21 5AB
​​Little Eaton Primary School is a wonderful little school in Little Eaton with a small sports hall...
Basketball Multi-Use Open Space Sports Hall Hall

Activities in Derby

Wren Park Primary School (Years 1 & 2)
Next date: January 6, 2020
Wren Park Primary School, Jackson Avenue Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 9AY
Term 3: Monday 6th January - Monday 10th February 2020




Wren Park Primary School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: January 6, 2020
Wren Park Primary School, Jackson Avenue Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 9AY
Term 3: Monday 6th January - Monday 10th February 2020




Wren Park Primary School (Years 1 & 2)
Next date: December 16, 2019
Wren Park Primary School, Jackson Avenue Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 9AY
Term 2: Monday 4th November – Monday 16th December




Wren Park Primary School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: December 16, 2019
Wren Park Primary School, Jackson Avenue Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 9AY
Term 2: Monday 4th November – Monday 16th December




Markeaton Primary School MULTI SPORTS (Years 1 to 4)
Next date: January 10, 2020
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 3: Friday 10th January - Friday 14th February

Markeaton Primary School MULTI SPORTS (Years 1 to 4)
Next date: December 20, 2019
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 2: Friday 8th November – Friday 20th December

Skills Centre - University of Derby Sports Centre (9.00am - 10.00am)
Next date: January 11, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
School Years Reception to Year 6
Skills Centre - University of Derby Sports Centre (10.00am - 11.00am)
Next date: January 11, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
School Years Reception to Year 6
SoccerstarsUK University of Derby SSE Wildcats (10.00am - 11.00am)
Next date: January 11, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
GIRLS ONLY
Markeaton Primary School (Years 1 to 4)
Next date: December 16, 2019
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 2: Monday 18th November – Monday 16th December

Markeaton Primary School (Years 1 to 4)
Next date: January 13, 2020
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 3: Monday 13th January - Monday 10th February

SoccerstarsUK Payment
Next date: December 22, 2019
Outstanding Payments
Lawn Primary School (School Years 4, 5 & 6)
Next date: December 19, 2019
Lawn Primary School, Norbury Close Allestree Derby Derbyhire DE22 2QR
Term 2: Thursday 7th November – Thursday 19th December




Lawn Primary School (School Years 4, 5 & 6)
Next date: January 9, 2020
Lawn Primary School, Norbury Close Allestree Derby Derbyhire DE22 2QR
Term 3: Thursday 9th January - Thursday 13th February




Tiny Tots - Royal School for the Deaf Derby Sports Hall (9.00am - 9.30am) 2 Year Old Fun Class
Next date: January 11, 2020
Royal School for the Deaf Derby, DE22 3BH Ashbourne Road Derby Derby DE22 3BH
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
2 Year Old Fun Class
Tiny Tots - Royal School for the Deaf Derby Sports Hall (9.30am - 10.15am) 3 Year Old Class
Next date: January 11, 2020
Royal School for the Deaf Derby, DE22 3BH Ashbourne Road Derby Derby DE22 3BH
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
3 Year Old Class
Tiny Tots - Royal School for the Deaf Derby Sports Hall (10.15am - 11.00am) Ages 4 & 5 Mini Skills Class
Next date: January 11, 2020
Royal School for the Deaf Derby, DE22 3BH Ashbourne Road Derby Derby DE22 3BH
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
Ages 4 & 5 Mini Skills Class
St Peter's Junior School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: January 10, 2020
St Peter's Junior School, Thornhill Road Derby Derby DE23 6FZ
Term 3: Friday 10th January - Friday 14th February
St Peter's Junior School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: December 20, 2019
St Peter's Junior School, Thornhill Road Derby Derby DE23 6FZ
Term 2: Friday 8th November – Friday 20th December
Parkview Primary School (School Years 1 to 4)
Next date: December 17, 2019
Parkview Primary School, Springwood Drive Oakwood Derby Derby DE21 2RQ
Term 2: Tuesday 5th November – Tuesday 17th December




Parkview Primary School (School Years 1 to 4)
Next date: January 7, 2020
Parkview Primary School, Springwood Drive Oakwood Derby Derby DE21 2RQ
Term 3: Tuesday 7th January – Tuesday 11th February




Duffield Meadows Primary School (School Years 1 & 2)
Next date: January 27, 2020
Duffield Meadows Primary School, Park Road Belper Derbyshire DE56 4GT
Term 3: Monday 27th January - Monday 10th February
Duffield Meadows Primary School (School Years 3 to 6)
Next date: January 27, 2020
Duffield Meadows Primary School, Park Road Belper Derbyshire DE56 4GT
Term 3: Monday 27th January - Monday 10th February
Curzon Primary School (School Years 1 to 3)
Next date: January 7, 2020
Curzon Primary School, Church Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 5JA
Term 3: Tuesday 7th January – Tuesday 11th February




Brookfield Primary School (Years 1 to 4)
Next date: December 17, 2019
Brookfield Primary School, The Hollow Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 0BW
Term 2: Tuesday 5th November – Tuesday 17th December
Brookfield Primary School (Years 1 to 4)
Next date: January 7, 2020
Brookfield Primary School, The Hollow Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 0BW
Term 3: Tuesday 7th January – Tuesday 11th February
Mickleover Primary School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: January 21, 2020
Mickleover Primary School, Vicarage Road Derby Derbyshire DE3 0EY
Term 3: Tuesday 21st January – Tuesday 4th February

Mickleover Primary School (Years 1 & 2)
Next date: January 22, 2020
Mickleover Primary School, Vicarage Road Derby Derbyshire DE3 0EY
Term 3: Wednesday 22nd January – Wednesday 12th February

Little Eaton Primary School (Years 1 & 2)
Next date: January 10, 2020
Little Eaton Primary School , Alfreton Road Little Eaton Derbyshire DE21 5AB
Term 3: Friday 10th January - Friday 14th February




Little Eaton Primary School (Years 1 & 2)
Next date: December 20, 2019
Little Eaton Primary School , Alfreton Road Little Eaton Derbyshire DE21 5AB
Term 2: Friday 8th November – Friday 20th December (No Session Fri 22nd November)




Chellaston Junior School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: January 7, 2020
Chellaston Junior School, Maple Drive Derby East Midlands DE73 6PZ
Term 3: Tuesday 7th January – Tuesday 11th February



Chellaston Infant School (Year 2)
Next date: December 17, 2019
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 2: Tuesday 5th November – Tuesday 17th December




Chellaston Infant School (Year 2)
Next date: January 7, 2020
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 3: Tuesday 7th January – Tuesday 11th February




Chellaston Infant School (Year 1)
Next date: January 8, 2020
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 3: Wednesday 8th January – Wednesday 12th February
Chellaston Infant School (Year 1)
Next date: December 18, 2019
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 2: Wednesday 6th November – Wednesday 18th December


Chellaston Infant School (MULTI SPORTS)
Next date: January 9, 2020
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 3: Thursday 9th January - Thursday 13th February


Chellaston Infant School (MULTI SPORTS)
Next date: December 19, 2019
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 2: Thursday 7th November – Thursday 19th December


Tiny Tots - Chellaston Academy (9.00am - 9.30am) 2 Year Old Fun Class
Next date: January 11, 2020
Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road Derby Derbyshire DE73 5UB
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
2 Year Old Fun Class
Tiny Tots - Chellaston Academy (9.30am - 10.15am) 3 Year Old Class
Next date: January 11, 2020
Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road Derby Derbyshire DE73 5UB
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
3 Year Old Class
Tiny Tots - Chellaston Academy (10.15 - 11.00am) Ages 4 & 5 Mini Skills Class
Next date: January 11, 2020
Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road Derby Derbyshire DE73 5UB
Term 3: Saturday 11th January - Saturday 15th February 2020
Ages 4 & 5 Mini Skills Class
Sale and Davys Primary School (Multi Sports)
Next date: January 9, 2020
Sale and Davys Primary School, Twyford Road Derby Derbyshire DE73 7HA
Term 3: Thursday 9th January - Thursday 13th February
Sale and Davys Primary School (Multi Sports)
Next date: December 19, 2019
Sale and Davys Primary School, Twyford Road Derby Derbyshire DE73 7HA
Term 2: Thursday 7th November – Thursday 19th December

One thing that you are never short of in Derby is sporting activities. There seems to be a zumba class or pilates on every street corner and the council run Springwood and Queens Sports Centres will always have something going. However, if you've got little'uns tearing your hair out, especially during the holiday periods (which seem to get longer each year) then there really is nothing better than SoccerStars. Set up by ex-pros Darren Wassall and Pat Lyons, SoccerStars is the number 1 football school in Derby. They focus on the fun and enjoyment but do also have close links to Derby FC Academy if they spot potential. It is a great way to get out the house and expend some of that never ending energy they seem to have!

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