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
St Marys Academy
1.82 miles away - DE22 1AU Broadway Derby Derby DE22 1AU
Football
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
Derby Rugby Club
2.21 miles away - Derby Rugby Club Haslams Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby Derby DE22 1EB
Football
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
The Old Vicarage School
2.84 miles away - Church Lane Church Lane Darley Abbey Derby Derby DE22 1EW
Football
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
Derby County Training Centre
4.34 miles away - DE21 4TB Derby DE21 4TB
Football (11 a side)
Redwood Primary School
4.93 miles away - Redwood Road Sinfin Derby Derbyshire DE24 9PG
Multi-Use Open Space Hall

Activities in Derby

SoccerstarsUK University of Derby FA Wildcats Centre (10.00am - 11.00am)
Next date: October 31, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 1: Saturday 17th October - Saturday 12th December 2020
GIRLS ONLY
Markeaton Primary School (Year 3)
Next date: November 9, 2020
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 2: Monday 9th November - Monday 14th December




Markeaton Primary School (Year 4)
Next date: November 9, 2020
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 2: Monday 9th November - Monday 14th December




Markeaton Primary School Multi Sports (Year 2)
Next date: November 6, 2020
Markeaton Primary School, Bromley Street Derby Derbyshire DE22 1HJ
Term 2: Friday 6th November – Friday 11th December


SoccerstarsUK Payment
Next date: October 25, 2020
Outstanding Payments
Tiny Tots - University of Derby Sports Centre (9.00am - 9.30am) 2 Year Old Fun Class
Next date: October 31, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 1: Saturday 17th October - Saturday 12th December 2020
2 Year Old Fun Class


Tiny Tots - University of Derby Sports Centre (9.30am - 10.15am) 3 Year Old Class
Next date: October 31, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 1: Saturday 17th October - Saturday 12th December 2020
3 Year Old Class


Tiny Tots - University of Derby Sports Centre (10.15am - 11.00am) Ages 4 & 5 Mini Skills Class
Next date: October 31, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 1: Saturday 17th October - Saturday 12th December 2020
Ages 4 & 5 Mini Skills Class


Skills Centre - University of Derby (9.00am - 10.00am)
Next date: October 31, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 1: Saturday 17th October - Saturday 12th December (9 Weeks)
For School Years:
- Reception Class
- Years 1 & 2
- Year 3 and above

Skills Centre - University of Derby (10.00am - 11.00am)
Next date: October 31, 2020
University of Derby Sports Centre, Kedleston Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 1GB
Term 1: Saturday 17th October - Saturday 12th December (9 Weeks)
For School Years:
- Reception Class
- Years 1 & 2
- Year 3 and above

October 2020 Advanced Holiday Course - Derby Rugby Club
Next date: October 28, 2020
Derby Rugby Club, Derby Rugby Club Haslams Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby Derby DE22 1EB
Wednesday 28th October - Friday 30th October

This course is by strictly invitation only and places are limited.
October Holiday Courses 2020 - Derby Rugby Club
Next date: October 26, 2020
Derby Rugby Club, Derby Rugby Club Haslams Lane, Darley Abbey, Derby Derby DE22 1EB
Monday 26th October & Tuesday 27th October


Little Eaton Primary School (Year 3)
Next date: November 6, 2020
Little Eaton Primary School , Alfreton Road Little Eaton Derbyshire DE21 5AB
Term 2: Friday 6th November – Friday 11th December 2020
October Holiday Courses 2020 - The Old Vicarage School - Multi Sports
Next date: October 26, 2020
The Old Vicarage School, Church Lane Church Lane Darley Abbey Derby Derby DE22 1EW
Monday 26th October - Friday 30th October


Highfields Spencer Academy Multi Sports (School Year Reception)
Next date: November 4, 2020
Highfields Spencer Academy, Tutbury Avenue Littleover Derby DE23 3UX
Term 2: Wednesday 4th November – Wednesday 16th December 2020


St Peter's Junior School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: November 3, 2020
St Peter's Junior School, Thornhill Road Derby Derby DE23 6FZ
Term 2: Tuesday 3rd November – Tuesday 15th December
Parkview Primary School (School Years 1 & 2)
Next date: November 3, 2020
Parkview Primary School, Springwood Drive Oakwood Derby Derby DE21 2RQ
Term 2: Tuesday 3rd November – Tuesday 15th December





Duffield Meadows Primary School (School Years 1 & 2)
Next date: November 3, 2020
Duffield Meadows Primary School, Park Road Belper Derbyshire DE56 4GT
Term 2: Tuesday 3rd November – Tuesday 24th November
Duffield Meadows Primary School (School Years 3 & 4)
Next date: November 5, 2020
Duffield Meadows Primary School, Park Road Belper Derbyshire DE56 4GT
Term 2: Thursday 5th November – Thursday 26th November
Curzon Primary School (School Year 1 to Year 4)
Next date: November 4, 2020
Curzon Primary School, Church Road Derby Derbyshire DE22 5JA
Term 2: Wednesday 4th November – Wednesday 2nd December




Derby Grammar School (Years 3 to 6)
Next date: November 6, 2020
Derby Grammar School, Rykneld Road Derby DE23 4AP
Term 1: Friday 25th September - Friday 20th November




Brookfield Primary School (Year 2)
Next date: November 3, 2020
Brookfield Primary School, The Hollow Mickleover Derby Derbyshire DE3 0BW
Term 2: Tuesday 3rd November - Tuesday 15th December




Chellaston Infant School (Year 2)
Next date: November 9, 2020
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 2: Monday 9th November - Monday 14th December




Chellaston Infant School (Year 1)
Next date: November 4, 2020
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 2: Wednesday 4th November - Wednesday 16th December




Chellaston Infant School Multi Sports (Years 1 & 2)
Next date: November 5, 2020
Chellaston Infant School, School Lane Derby East Midlands DE73 6TF
Term 2: Thursday 5th November – Thursday 17th December 2020



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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