The Courtyard is the place to be this Easter Holiday with a whole host of activities for all of the family to enjoy.

Over a hundred Scouts and Guides will start the Easter Holidays by taking to the stage for this year’s Gang Show (Tuesday, April 3rd – Saturday, April 7th).

The second week of the school holidays will see dinosaur aficionado, Dr Ben Garrod, take to the stage in So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs? (Wednesday, April 11th) In an interactive and highly entertaining show.

There is also the perfect opportunity for young children to experience classical music when London Mozart Players perform Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood (Friday, April 13th) in a lively rendition of the classic fairy tale.

As an end of holidays treat, the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show, Sarah and Duck, will present Big Top Birthday (Sunday, April 15th) and take children on a magical adventure.

For film fans, two long awaited family favourites will be hitting the big screen in the Easter break. Aardman Animations present the story of caveman Dug in Early Man (PG) (Friday, March 30th – Monday, April 9th) and everyone’s favourite bunny, Peter Rabbit (PG) (Friday, April 6th – Thusday, April 12th) continues his long running battle with Mr McGregor. There is also a relaxed screening of Peter Rabbit

For families looking to entertain children all day long there are a range of Holiday Workshops run by The Courtyard Education team for children aged six to twelve to stay and enjoy. This year’s theme is film fun, and workshops range from Moana inspired dance sessions to Frozen themed arts and crafts. Workshops run every day from Monday April 9th – Friday, April 13th and there is a discount when all five events are booked together.

To book tickets, or for more information contact the Box Office on 01432 340555 or visit