May 2017 Update

We now have the keys to our new premises. Our aim now is to complete some building work before we move in - Until then we are still open for business in Waverley Street and having a clear - out sale of old stock. Pop in and see us.

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We are on the move!

We are really excited to announce that after four happy years in Waverley Street we are moving to our own premises! Don't worry - we will still be based in Bootle but just a mile away. We will hopefully re-locate in March 2017 with a new website, new courses and other great initiatives for our local community.

Please keep checking back here or our Facebook page for more details and announcements.

Christmas Holidays

We will close at 2pm on Wednesday 21st December 2016 and reopen at 9am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

We wish all our participants, students, shoppers, visitors, supporters and friends a very Merry Christmas and a Peaceful, Happy New Year!

Forest School Film

Thank you to Periscope CIC who have made a short film about our Forest School sessions. You can watch it HERE.

Social Media

We are now on Facebook and Twitter - follow us to keep up to date with the latest news.

Shop Payments

We now accept card payments in our arts and crafts store!


Free Training

Here is your chance to come on a fantastic free course. During the course you will gain a safeguarding and first aid certificate plus you will have the chance to take part in our forest school introduction training. Then if this is not to much to handle you can experience our residential experience in a beautiful woodland setting in a log cabin exploring all of it's natural surroundings engaging in Natural Arts and crafts. 


We will also support you in personal progression to other courses we offer, to start building up relevant qualifications to enhance your job opportunities.  

We have Moved Back to Bootle

We are now settled back in Bootle why not come and visit us. With a larger shop area we are now able to build up our scrounge area again which we know was valued by our members. We already have some new contacts so visit us to see what's on offer. We are easy to find as we are based close to the Strand Shopping Centre and Bootle Asda which are accessible by public transport. We also have parking facilities if coming by car.

Our new address is:

Sefton Play Council

Chapel Studios

St Mary's Complex

Waverley Street

Bootle, L20 4AP

Tel: 0151 933 2363

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