Clubs and Groups


Military Wives Choir

The Chicksands and Henlow Military Wives Choir is open to all females with a military connection; wives/serving females/mothers/veterans etc.  No auditions and no requirement to read music.  We are a friendly group who enjoy singing, fun and friendship. 

We meet weekly on Wednesday evenings, in the Community room at the Gilbertine Centre,  and are always looking to welcome new members.  Tea/coffee and cake from 7.15pm, Singing from 7.45pm.  For more information, find us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, or email;


Club 4

Run by volunteer service families, Club4 provides a fun and safe environment for you and your children to play and engage with others.



Another group run by the families on Chicksands, meeting every other Tuesday afternoon, Creatives engages you and your children in creative and hands on fun.

Youth Club

Currently no longer open, please watch this space or contact the Unit Welfare Team for more information.


Chicksands Cadets

For more details please contact
Mr Andy Hunt on 01234 353 291.


Clay Pigeon

The Chicksands Clay Shooting Club is open to all military, families and MOD civil servants.



The river running through chicksands is available to fish in line with uk fishing laws and seasons. The river has a nice selection of bream, carp, perch and roach.

For more information and how to join the fishing club, please contact Pte Huggman on 01462 75 2333

Boy Shooting Arrows


Run by the gymnasium staff in the gym hall or on the playing fields. Free to attend for all military, civil servants and families.

For more information please contact the gym staff on 01462 75 2275

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Inspire Performing Arts

Excellent tutor led class held in the Gilbertine Community Centre.

For more details please contact Rosie on 07885670820


Street Dance

Held every other Tuesday in the Gilbertine Community Centre between 3:30pm - 9pm. If you are interested or are looking for more information; please come to one of the sessions and speak with the dance instructor Rosie Craig.

Kids Drawing

Little Chicks

A volunteer led group which runs every Wednesday at 10am in the Gilbertine Community Room.

The group is for those parents with young children/babies who want to have a break/meet with others with young children.

The group has plenty of toys and soft play.


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