Downside Fisher Youth Club
DFYC supports socially excluded children and young people from Bermondsey and it's neighbouring areas, helping them to fulfill their potential through a structured program of sport, educational, artistic and recreational activities.
To promote the personal, social and educational development of young people
To inspire young people to develop their potential, acquire new skills and build confidence to make their own decisions
To inspire young people to develop their potential, acquire new skills and build confidence to make their own decisions.
Young people are competent and resourceful
Young people have the right to an opinion
Young people have the right to be heard
Young people have a valid role in society and positive contributions to make a difference
At Downside Fisher Youth Club we aim to run an extensive programme of activities covering sport, arts and health & well-being. The current programme is subject to change as we are currently in the process of developing workshops for our young people which will include dance, drama and cooking; to name but a few.
We are also open to suggestions from both our young people and parents, so if there are any activities you would like to see introduced feel free to speak to one of our members of staff, or leave a note in our suggestion box!
6.00-9.00pm: Games Room (Pool, snooker, table tennis & table football,
as well as board games including chess, draughts, etc.)
6.00-7.30pm Badminton (Sports Hall)
6.00-7.30pm Climbing Wall (Sports Hall)
6.00-7.00pm Fitness Session - Under 16s (Fitness gym)
7.00-9.00pm Fitness Session - Over 15s (Fitness gym)
7.30-9.00pm Football (sports Hall)
6.00-9.00pm Games Room
7.30-9.00pm Basketball/Football (Sports Hall)
6.00-9.00pm Games Room
6.30-7.30pm Cooking (Training Kitchen)
Running on an ad-hoc basis - next session tbc
7.00-9.00pm Football (Sports Hall)
6.00-7.00 pm Fitness Session - Under 16s (Fitness gym)
7.00-9.00 pm Fitness Session - Over 15s (Fitness gym)
6.00-8.00pm Fitness Session - Over 15s (Fitness Gym)
Monday-Thursday 9.00am - 9.00pm
Friday 9.00am - 7.30pm
Saturday-Sunday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Coxson Place, Druid Street, Southwark
The club is a 5-10 minute walk from London Bridge Station or Bermondsey Station
Affordable space to rent in Southwark
Our facilities cater for sport, educational or business activities. Our hirers include local organisations, charities, sports teams and schools. Whatever the event, we have the facility for you.
We have a pool, sports hall, 5-a-side football pitch, cricket nets, dance studio, rehearsal spaces and meeting rooms.
There is also a reception room and small café which is available for use/hire for events, and there is full disabled access so everyone is welcome.
To request a tour of the building and our hire spaces, or to make a booking, please email us or call us on 0207 939 7400.
As one of our larger meeting rooms, this room has all manner of uses, such as rehearsal space, meeting room or space for training courses.
This room comes complete with kitchenette, perfect for those wishing to provide their own refreshments.
Dimensions: Approx. 12m X 4.5
Used by the Youth Club as a Games Room, during the day the snooker and ping-pong tables can be moved and space made for meetings, training sessions or lectures.
Dimensions: Approx. 12m X 10m
MAIN SPORTS HALL
A large and airy space, this is available for all manner of activities. Many different sports clubs - from footballers and cheerleaders to martial arts - use it to train but it could also be used for large meetings, fairs or community events.
Dimensions: Approx. 24m X 12m
Designed as a 5-a-side football pitch this can also be used for other sports such as netball, or even archery. This space also has cricket nets.
Dimensions: Approx. 23m X 12m
DANCE/ DRAMA STUDIO
With its wide open design, sprung floor, dance mirrors and ballet bars, this is a fantastic space for dance/ drama classes or as a rehearsal space.
Dimensions: Approx. 9m X 6m
Welcome all swim clubs! Fully equipped with male and female changing and shower facilities, and full disabled access, our swimming pool ranges from 1-2m in depth. This is the ideal place for schools or swim clubs to come for their swimming lessons, galas, or even just for a fun outing.
Dimensions: Approx. 16.5m X 12m
For pool hire inquiries please contact email@example.com or call 020-7939-7402.