Summer roller disco sessions here to stay

FOR PETER ROSS AT LARGE FEATURE IN SOS.''AULD REEKIE ROLLER  GIRLS , ROLLER SKATING DERBY TEAM.'PRACTICING SESSION AT THE JACK KANE CENTRE IN EDINBURGH. ''A RECENTLY NEW SPORT WHICH WOMEN ARE TAKING UP ACROSS SCOTLAND , CONTACT ROLLER SKATING RACING.  '   '     PHOTO PHIL WILKINSON / TSPL
FOR PETER ROSS AT LARGE FEATURE IN SOS.''AULD REEKIE ROLLER GIRLS , ROLLER SKATING DERBY TEAM.'PRACTICING SESSION AT THE JACK KANE CENTRE IN EDINBURGH. ''A RECENTLY NEW SPORT WHICH WOMEN ARE TAKING UP ACROSS SCOTLAND , CONTACT ROLLER SKATING RACING. ' ' PHOTO PHIL WILKINSON / TSPL

Following the success of a trial event Forfar Indoor Sports has decided to go ahead with roller disco sessions throughout July and August.

The trial on Saturday, June 29, was well attended with many saying that they wanted to see the sessions continue.

Mike Ferguson, managing director of Forfar Indoor Sports, said: “We want to try and offer something different for fun for all during the summer holidays.

“Hopefully it will be something different for everyone of all ages to enjoy.”

Comments from those who took part in the trial included:

“It would be good if this continues.

“It is something else for my daughter and myself to do together.”

Another patron said: “The staff are good so would be great if they could spend more time with the kids individually.”

Sessions will be held at the following times.

Friday - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. - Family session.

Saturday - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Roller Disco.

Sunday - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Roller Disco.

Wednesday - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. - Roller Disco.

Prices are £5 for adults and £3 for children under 16.

Skate hire costs £3 per person including wrist and knee protectors if required.

Family tickets are available for two adults and two children or one adult and three children (free skate hire for one adult).

Meal deals, group deals and adult parties for stags, hen nights, staff parties are all available.

For more information contact Forfar Indoor Sports at Sk8-forfar@forfarindoorsports.co.uk or call 01307 468668.