Covid19: Local family friendly businesses online

Covid19: Local family friendly businesses online

1f5473836e37eee965c5771174bdedd6.pngOver the coming weeks we will be sharing details of local business which are providing useful services for families living in and around Altrincham & Sale.

Many of our local businesses are helping to make life easier by providing online kids classes, web based entertainment, fitness ideas, meal delivery and more. At this time, they also really need our support.

This information is provided in good faith and we're doing our best to keep it up to date, however things do change so please check with the individual businesses for the most up to date details. 

Please also keep checking our Facebook page for info. Feel free to contact us at any time if you have any information that you think would be useful providing business name, description of what is offered (up to 30 words) and a link.


  • Noodle Performance Arts Cheshire
    Parties aren't really an option at present but how about a virtual visit from a favourite Princess or character? Birthday messages, Facetime chats, bedtime stories & singalongs! Get in touch for options!
    Last updated: 23/03/20


  • FireTech Camp
    Remote learning courses for kids aged 9-17. Kids will have access to a live tutor; the sessions are not pre-recorded. The classes are structured, run for four or five days, and currently cd7f825e4aacc056ff07c7bece8d1a39.jpgon offer at 50% off their usual price.
    Last updated: 22/03/20


  • Bean & Brush Art Cafe  
    Paint a pot kits...£12.95 or £15 includes 4 1 ounce paints of your choice and brush
    Last updated:             23/03/20


  • OK Mum Breakfast, After School and Holiday Clubs
    We are open for Key Workers and will remain open supporting Key Workers for as long as we can. We are providing before school and after school care at our new club at 25 Stamford park road, Altrincham w/c 23.03.20 for St Ambrose Prep, Loreto Prep, Stamford Park, Hale Prep and Altrincham Prep schools. We shall open for the Easter holidays for any key workers that need childcare - our holiday club shall run from St Ambrose prep. After Easter we shall resume before school and after school care for all the same schools if we are able to do so in a safe and caring environment.
    Contact Alison
    Last updated: 23/03/20

CLUBS & CLASSES - PERFORMING ARTS                              

  • Noodle Performing Arts Cheshire            
    Lines still need learning, songs can be sung and dancing around your living room is the best exercise for everyone (parents too!) We will be offering online interactive sessions and video alternatives,
    Last updated: 23/03/20

CLUBS & CLASSES - UNDER 5s                                  

  • Tumbletots Trafford      

    Whether you are a current Tumble Tots member or not everyone is welcome to join in with 'Tumble Tots at Home' from Head Office. There are lots of activities to do at home from printable colouring sheets to home activity ideas.

    The daily live Tumble Tots sessions are at 10am. There is also a weekly baby session at 3pm on Wednesdays and Gymbobs session for the older children at 4pm on Fridays.

    You can watch these sessions live on:
    Facebook: or

    or catch up anytime on YouTube:[list=PLPy56tmTI89AlYwablw5FPhkJKJNvpjPQ]list=PLPy56tmTI89AlYwablw5FPhkJKJNvpjPQ

    Tune in on your computer, laptop, tablet or mobile OR watch on the big screen! If you have a smart TV, try the Facebook video app on Apple TV, Amazon Fire or Samsung Smart TVs.

    You can also now print out stickers from home from our template. Al the details for everything can be found on our new page here:

    There are also lots of offers on the Tumble Tots shop to buy things to play with at home, from a simple home co-ordination pack to use during the live sessions or bigger play items. You can also buy our Tumble Tots at home stickers, instead of printing them off yourself. The online shop can be found here:

    Last updated: 24/05/20

  • Adventure Babies South Manchester     
    Each week I will be bringing a different brilliant book to life through interactive storytelling, sensory props & songs. Classes support language and communication development as well as stimulating their senses to build and strengthen brain connections.
    Dates: Mar 19th, 26th, Apr 2nd, 9th, The night before each class you will be emailed a link to allow you to join the Online class.
    Last updated:     7d4e0767ac4130fe25a53664a53f3143.jpg23/03/20

  • Rugbytots North Cheshire and Greater Manchester       
    We will be bringing Rugbytots classes to you...LIVE...from next weekend, so that all of our Rugbytots can practice their skills, live with a coach. 
    We will be doing this via a closed group, so search for 'Facebook Live - Rugbytots North Cheshire and Gtr Manchester" and send a request to join.    
    Last updated: 23/03/20

  • Rhythm Time Trafford  
    We’ve adapted our fun, award-winning classes for YOUNG & OLDER BABIES, TODDLERS & PRE-SCHOOLERS for you to enjoy in your own space! We’ll even show you how to make your own musical instruments! 
    With every booking, you’ll get FREE access to our Online Exclusive Members Hub full of fabulous resources to enjoy at home with your little one! 
    Last updated:     23/03/20

  • Tots Play Sale
    Discover Tots - Mums, Dads, siblings and baby are all invited to sing and bounce and sign and play along from home until we are able to meet again in person!
    Social Tots - For toddlers on the move and their mums, dads, siblings... everyone in the house is welcome to play along with us!
    The class content will be delivered via a Closed Facebook Group and Live Zoom Sessions. One Zoom session per week at the scheduled time, but there will be multiple days each week of new content in the Facebook Group for you to enjoy at any time and over and over!
    Last updated: 24/03/20

  • Bloom South Manchester

    Bloom's main 93584f5c8c05d008114d8adcd6af42c5.jpgethos is on parental wellbeing and mental health. We understand how life changes after having a baby. We also we understand that times are strange right now and how difficult it is for parents and little ones.

    That’s why we have taken the decision to offer FREE online baby classes until we can resume our normal classes in a face to face environment.

    To join our weekly FREE online classes, meet other parents and share/seek advice & support, head over to our Facebook Bloom Wellbeing group

    Bloom classes are highly researched and follow the Early Years Foundation Stages (EYFS) of learning, aiding baby’s social, cognitive and physical development. Each activity is structured and encourages your baby’s natural development.

    Our main Bloom Classes (@bloomclasses) Instagram account also hosts weekly live ‘Expert Takeovers’ where various top U.K. experts offer their professional advice and give you the opportunity to take part in a live Q&A session, covering a wide range of advice on baby sleep, weaning, parenting, paediatric first aid, post-partum hair, relationships, health & wellbeing and post-natal fitness.

    Follow Bloom South Manchester on Facebook and Instagram for updates on Sale, Altrincham, Didsbury & Chorlton classes or contact Claire via email at Last updated 25/05/20

  • Mini Professors Warrington

    Online sessions are now available. The sessions are following our normal format with 2 hands on experiments, a story, explanation and bespoke video. Each weekly topic is announced on our Facebook page and a list of household equipment is sent when people book.

    The sessions are live and interactive and will be on a Monday at 10, Tuesday at 2pm and Friday at 10am. It is £3.50 per session per household as recommended for 2-6 year olds but siblings are v welcome to join. Parents will also be sent a list of additional link activities they may want to do

  • Tennis Tykes
    Tennis Tykes is back! We are now offering outside individual lessons to our players aged 4 and over & to those turning 4 by 31st August 2020. For further information, please contact​​​​​​​
    Last updated 29/05/20

CLUBS & CLASSES - PARENTS                            


  • Check out our list of food and drink places open for business here


Please feel free to contact us at any time if you have any information that you think would be useful.

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