Recreation & Leisure

Recreation & Leisure

Air Sports

Herefordshire Aero Club, Shobdon Airfield, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 9NR
Tel: 01568 708369
Fax: 01568 708935

Herefordshire Gliding Club, Shobdon Airfield, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 9NR
Tel: 01544 260740
Mob: 07974 803748

Tiger Helicopters, Shobdon Aerodrome, Shobdon, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 9NR
Tel: 01568 708028
Fax: 01568 708005

Altered Attitude Aerobatics, Shobdon Aerodrome, Shobdon, Leominster, Herefordshire, HR6 9NR
Tel: 01544 260250

Balloon Flights

Virgin Balloon Flights, Herefordshire

Border Badminton Club

Lady Hawkins Community Leisure Centre Thursdays from 10th September to April. 6.30-9pm. All ages and capabilities welcome. Equipment provided. More details on 01544 350511


Kington Bowling Club  Tel : 01544 231450  Mob: 07769 703 637
Email :
A lawn bowls club.
Participating in a mixed sex league and also friendly games against local clubs and visiting teams. There are a variety of club competitions during the season, which runs from April to September. We welcome bowlers of all standards, from novice to experienced Club bowlers.
We are happy to take touring teams as well as any visitors who may wish to try their hand at lawn bowls (by arrangement).


Border Kart Racing, Kinsham Raceway, Lower Kinsham, Nr. Presteigne, Powys, LD8 2HN

Herefordshire Raceway, Lower Hurst, Weobley, Herefordshire, HR4 8QY.
Tel: 01544 318334
An outdoor Go-Karting track for visitors to drive our own fleet of powerful twin engine pro karts on an active and drive basis. The track has computerised lap timing.
Open 1st November to 1st April Saturday only 10am-2pm
1st April to 31st October Wed. to Fri. 2-8pm or dark
Sat & Sun 10am-8pm or dark. Closed Monday. Owner drivers on Tuesday


Kington Golf Club
Bradnor Hill, Kington, HR5 3RE
Tel: 01544 230340 x2
The Clubhouse is open to the public 7 days a week for Golf and refreshments
April to 1st October
Bar 11am - 7pm
Hot & Cold drinks
Catering 11.30am to 4pm

Leisure Centres

Lady Hawkins Community Leisure Centre, Kington.
Tel: 01544 230488
Sports Hall, Squash Courts, Fitness Room, Tennis Courts, Registered play scheme in school holidays.

Presteigne Leisure Centre. Tel: 01544 260302

Leominster Leisure Centre. Tel: 0300 012 1222 option 3

Hereford Leisure Centre, Holmer Road, Hereford. HR4 9UD. Tel: 0300 012 1222 option 2

Motor Cycling

Kington Motorcycle Club. A small, friendly,  group of people with a common interest in motorcycling, who will be pleased to welcome anyone interested in motorcycling. Meetings take place on the first Tuesday of the month at 8pm, at The Swan Hotel, Church Street, Kington. Visitors and New Members welcome. For further information please email

Mountain Boarding

Court Farm, Tillington, Hereford, JR4 8LG
Tel: 01432 760271
Court Farm Mountain Boarding Centre is the first offical Maxtrack Centre in Herefordshire and provides an excellent venue for mountain boarders of any ability.
Open April to October, Weekends 11am-6pm.
During school holidays Wednesday to Sunday or by arrangement - please enquire.
Board Owners Evenings - Wednesday 6-8pm


Kington Museum depicts the history of the town and outlying districts from prehistoric times. This is achieved through frequently changing exhibitions and displays. At present these include World War I, Farming, Milling, Church Street Through Time, Lady Hawkins School, the 1950s and a fine collection of clocks.

Quad Biking

Quad Off Road and Racing
Oaker Wood Leisure, The Timber Yard, Bucknell, Shropshire,
SY7 0EL.
Tel/Fax: 01547 530240


Bryngwyn Riding Centre, The Old Rectory, Bryngwyn, Newchurch, Kington, Herefordshire, HR5 3QN.
Tel: 01497 851669
Hacking, lessons.
Bryngwyn Riding Centre

Freerein, Coach House, Clyro Court, Herefordshire, HR3 5LE.
Tel: 01497 821356
Freerein Riding

Heart of Wales Riding School, Tyddu, Penybont
Heart of Wales Riding School

Pax Equestrian Centre, Woonton, Hereford,.
Tel: 01544 327846
Pax Equestrian Centre

Tregoyd Mountian Riding Holidays, Tregoyd, Three Cocks, Brecon,
Livery Service
Tregoyd Riding

Underhill Riding Stables, Dolau, LLandrndod Wells
Underhill Riding Stables


Dunfield House Residential Activity CentreSwimming Pool Dunfield House.
Two miles from Kington on A44 towards Rhayader. Indoor heated swimming pool for hire, minimum 2 adults, maximum of 20 swimmers. Suitable for family groups or groups of friends. Book a regular time each week or book one off sessions. £14.00 per hour for up to 10 people and an additional £2 per head for 11+ people.
Tel: 01544 230563

Cloud 9, Burton Hotel
Mill Street
Kington HR5 3BQ
01544 230323

East Radnor Leisure Centre, Presteigne
Tel: 01544 260302

Leominster Swimming Pool
Open Mon-Fri 7am-10pm, Sat. 8am-6pm, Sun. 8am-8pm.
Tel: 0300 012 1222 option 3

Hereford Swimming Pool
St. Martins Avenue, Hereford, HR2 7RQ
A mix of traditional leisure facilities for all the family, offering swimming, diving, teaching and leisure pools with sauna, sunbeds and fitness suite facilities.
Tel: 0300 012 1222 option 1

Hay-on-Wye Swimming
Oxford Road, Hay-on-Wye
Tel: 01497 820431

Teme Ludlow
Bromfield Road, Ludlow,
Shropshire, SY8 1DR
Tel: 01584 874620