Army Cadet Force

Swavesey Detachment, No 2 (Cromwell) Company, Cambridgeshire Army Cadet Force meets each Tuesday evening at the Swavesey Village College from 7 pm. New recruits are welcomed from ages 12 years (year 8) to 18 years. Contact - Sgt Phill Barrett phone 07786981380

Over District Girlguiding

Swavesey and Over

* For information about the Over units or to volunteer in girlguiding,

please email:-

Swavesey Spartans

Swavesey Spartans are a Chartered Standard Youth Football Club affiliated to Cambridgeshire Football Association. The club runs boys and girls teams from under 6 through to under 17.

For information and enquiries please contact:-

Chairperson - Mr Darren Bucknall 07872 681167

Secretary - Mr Simon Dawson    07886 215205

Club Welfare Officer - Carolyn Merricks on 01954 204972

1st Swavesey Scout Group

All sections meet on Tuesday at the Scout Hut on the SVC site

Beavers - 16:45 to 17:45 Contact: Marian Bentley

Cubs - 18:00 to 19:15  Contact: Janet Stones

Scouts - 19:30 to 21:00 Contact: Jim Burling

For any other Scouting issues
Contact: Jim Burling


Swavesey Early Years and Playwork Centre

Swavesey Early Years and Playwork Centre are based in their own purpose-built unit on the primary school site.  It comprises Early Years children (aged 2 – 4 years) between 9am and 3pm (formerly Swavesey Pre School)  and we provide activities and care for primary school aged children before and after school.  Breakfast Club runs from 7.30 am to 9am and After School Club from 3.15pm to 6pm.  For information please contact Carol Panther (Early Years and Playwork Manager) by email or by phone 01954 273312 or 07803 812221.

Swavesey Music School

Meets every Saturday of term time at Swavesey Village College
Only £3.00 per session. For further details see:

Health and Wellbeing Club

A club for older adults which runs on the last Tuesday of the month with the exception of December. The group meets at the Community Centre, Thistle Green, Swavesey from 10.00 to 11.30am.   Refreshments, chair-based exercises, speakers and time for conversation. No booking is ­required and the group is Free.

British Tang Soo Do Institute

British Tang Soo Do Institute practices the Korean martial art of Tang Soo Do.  Our club training covers self defence techniques and many aspects of fitness including flexibility, coordination, conditioning, balance and ­discipline helping to promote a healthy lifestyle.

For further information please contact Master Jeff Cockram on 07863 345681 or  or see our website:

Swavesey Tang Soo Do Club

Classes are held Monday 18:30-20:00 in the main hall at the Primary School, ­Swavesey and Wednesday 18:30-20:00 in the Memorial Hall.

We are a family run club offering Martial Arts training in a friendly atmosphere.

Training is available for all ages from 5 and over. Children, adult beginners, family groups and people with previous martial arts experience are all welcome.

Contact Louise Morton on 07711 256512

Email: - website:

Allotments in Swavesey

Down Hale Road towards the windmill and on the right there are 61 plots, mostly 150 sq yds (125 m2) in area, backed up by eight water tanks.  Large yields of a wide range of high quality vegetable, fruit and flower crops can be grown successfully.  If you are interested in joining the waiting list ­contact Russell Fear on 01954 202846.

British Legion

For information contact:- Angela Dye, 01954 277453

Swavesey Badminton Club

Located at the Swavesey Village College Sports Centre.

The Club offers a high standard of play at club nights on Tuesdays 7pm to 8pm and on Fridays from 6.30pm to 9.30pm.

We play competitive badminton in the Cambridge leagues and run men’s, women’s and mixed teams.

Contact Helen Taylor on 01954 230997



Swavesey Billiards and ­Snooker Club

For information/membership please contact Graeme Waites (01954 230113) Email

Swavesey Camera Club

At Swavesey Camera Club we are proud to cater for photographers of all standards.  For more information visit our website at We meet  every Thursday, 7.30 - 9.30pm, Lecture Room, SVC. Non-members welcome - £4 charge (first visit free). For further details please ring John Turner (01954) 202076.

Swavesey Squash Club

Swavesey Squash Club has three international standard squash courts, in our recently refurbished clubhouse, on the Swavesey Village College site. The club has a number of weekly sessions running, suitable for beginners, improvers, and more advanced players. Unlimited use of the facility from £17 a month. A welcoming and active community club with social events and opportunities for competition. Visit our website for more details or contact Ali Loke on 07776 176866/

Over Netball Club

We train on a Tuesday night 7pm till 8.30pm on the outdoor courts at ­Swavesey Village College. Small friendly club, play in CDNL local league, beginners/ everyone welcome. Cost £3 per session.

Contact is Lindsay Foster -

01954 202070 or 07543 460725

Swavesey Community Choir

If you enjoy singing and having fun then come and join Swavesey ­Community Choir. We meet every Wednesday in term time in St. Cecilia's Hall at SVC, from 7.30pm - 9pm. You don't need to be able to read music and no auditions needed, tenor and bass voices particularly welcome. For further details contact Chrissie Richardson 07881 824095.

Swavesey District

Bridleway ­Association

A liaison group representing local horse riders whose main aim is to protect existing and create safe new horse riding links ­between all local villages. New members welcome. Regular Newsletter/Social events calendar. Please contact Sue Rogers (01954) 232758

Swavesey & District

History ­Society

Meet every third Tuesday in the month, 7.30pm, Global Resources Centre, SVC. Contact Carolyn Redmayne, Secretary (01954) 230037

Swavesey Institute Football Club

New players always welcome, please contact Phil Baines on 01954 200377 [Saturday sides] or Jerry Ladell on (01954) 201018 [Veterans side].


Linedance classes held on Wednesday mornings at the Bethel Baptist Church 9-30 to 11-30 am. Beginners always welcome.

Contact Deborah Walker 01954231382


Swavesey & Over ­Conservation Society

Autumn/Winter meetings on the second Wednesday of the month at Over Town Hall starting in September at 7.30pm

Contacts: Frances Parish: 01480 498301 or Pat Miles 01954 780485 if you need further information. New members always welcome!

Swavesey & Over Tennis Club

Club night 1 October to 1 April is on Monday, 7.00 to 9.00pm. From 1 April –

30 September there will be club nights on both Mondays and Wednesdays. We ­welcome new members from anywhere in the locality. ­Further information from

Swavesey RADSoc

Friendly local drama group staging two or three productions a year.

New members always welcome.

Contact: Nathalie Balzano:

Visit our website at

Swavesey W.I.

We meet every second Monday of the month at 7.30pm in the ­Memorial Hall. New members are always welcome to enjoy a ­variety of invited speakers and have a chat and cup of tea/coffee ­afterwards. For further information contact Linda Saunders (01954) 201162




Swavesey Rainbows


Swavesey Brownies


Swavesey Guides


Over Rainbows

Mon & Tue

Over Brownies

Wed & Thurs

Over Guides