East Riding of Yorkshire

Junction, Goole


Junction combines three purposes – the administrative and civic base for Goole Town Council, a community centre and a busy mixed use arts facility, hosting a wide range of live events, cinema and satellite screenings, a workshop programme and activities that reach out into our community.

Find us at...

  • Junction, Goole
  • Paradise Place
  • Goole
  • East Riding of Yorkshire
  • DN14 5DL

Our family-friendly offer

If you’re looking for something fun, educational or simply a good day out for you and your family Junction has something for you. 

Arts Award - Young people taking part in our weekly groups or who are part of regional home-school networks are able to work towards their Arts Award with our trained staff. 

 

Weekly Groups - We run a number of weekly groups during term time which are suitable for families. Electric Youth Theatre (5-18s), School of Rock (12+) & Ukulele Junction (12+) are accepting new members.

Workshops - As part of our live programme we have a number of one-off workshops suitable for the whole family. 

Family Events - As part of our programme, we have a number of family friendly shows, workshops and film screenings for the whole family.

Family Films - Junction offers a varied programme of family friendly films as part of the monthly cinema programme.

Autism Friendly Screenings - We offer Autism Friendly screenings for selected family films, which provide a relaxed screening with reduced sound levels, increased lighting and advert-free content.

Dementia Friendly Screenings - We offer Dementia Friendly screenings of classic films & musicals, with reduced sound levels, increased lighting, advert free content, table & chair layout, refreshments and an interval. 

 


Accessibility

Junction was built with access in mind and we are happy to help with any adjustments needed to help you to enjoy our award winning building and programme. If you have any questions about how we can support you please give us a call on 01405 763652 or email boxoffice@junctiongoole.co.uk . Our trained and friendly staff are always willing to help.

  • Pay and display car park in front of the building (max. two hours before 6pm, currently free after that time) with dedicated bays for blue badge holders. Minutes away from train station and bus stops.
  • The main entrance has automatic door, with ramped access from street level and a fully level ground floor, with lift and stairs access to first floor.
  • Low level counter at Box Office and cafe. Unisex accessible toilets (Doc M layout) on both ground and first floor. Access is flat to auditorium front row or small balcony area exclusively for wheelchair users and carers – all front row seats are loose chairs so can be easily removed to create wheelchair spaces, with adjacent seat for carer.
  • Customers with a disability who require an accompanying carer are entitled to a free carers ticket.
  • Induction loop installed in main theatre, workshop and community rooms.
  • Audio Description available for most cinema and satellite screenings. Please speak to a member of Box Office staff for more information.
  • Member of CEA card scheme.
  • Breastfeeding friendly venue and café with baby change facilities
  • Member of Family Arts Standards
  • ERCVYS registered
  • Autism Friendly screenings are available, which provide a relaxed screening with reduced sound levels, increased lighting and advert-free content. 

Our Events

  • Sour Puss
    Goole

    Sour Puss

    23-Feb-2019 14:00 PM-02:45 AM
    Paradise Place

    Sourpuss is a very grumpy, ginger cat. When he is shut out of the house he feels lost and confused, but the beautiful garden soon intrigues him. Join Sourpuss on a journey of discovery and enjoy learn...

    3 - 8 years
  • Sourpuss Workshop
    Goole

    Sourpuss Workshop

    23-Feb-2019 15:00 PM
    Paradise Place

    Sour Puss audience members can come along and make their own shadow puppet based on one of the characters in the show – a cat, a robin or a bumblebee. The activity is suitable for...

    3 - 8 years
  • Filskit: Stella
    Goole

    Filskit: Stella

    09-Mar-2019 14:00 PM-15:00 PM
    Paradise Place

    Inspired by our night sky, Stella, is a brand new piece of theatre for children aged 3-6 and their families.

    3 - 6 years
  • FREE
    Goole Diorama Workshop
    Goole

    Goole Diorama Workshop

    23-Mar-2019 10:00 AM-16:00 PM
    Paradise Place

    Take over the Workshop Room for a crafty collaborative workshop and help us build a diorama of everything Goole! Use a range of materials to collage a pop up version of Goole and get creative. No prev...

    5 - 16 years
    Age Friendly
  • Balbir Singh Dance Company: The Telling of Tales
    Goole

    Balbir Singh Dance Company: The Telling of Tales

    23-Mar-2019 14:00 PM-15:00 PM
    Paradise Place

    Balbir Singh Dance Company take you on a mesmerising journey inspired by a rainbow of exciting personalities, from Indian Gods to Harry Potter characters, through the dazzling and exhilarating spectac...

    4 - 16 years
    Age Friendly
  • TaleGate Theatre: Mamma Murder
    Goole

    TaleGate Theatre: Mamma Murder

    29-Mar-2019 19:00 PM
    Paradise Place

    Welcome to the Greek island of ‘Fernando’ and the most chaotic wedding you have ever seen! You’ll be shouting ‘S.O.S’ as ‘Mamma Murder’ has been committed!&nb...

    8 - 16 years
    Age Friendly
  • Jay Foreman: Disgusting Songs for Revolting Children
    Goole

    Jay Foreman: Disgusting Songs for Revolting Children

    30-Mar-2019 14:00 PM-15:00 PM

    Jay Foreman is an award winning musical comedian whose songs have been heard on BBC Radio 4, The One Show and Dave Gorman's UK/Ireland tour. Join him for a devilishly cheeky hour of songs, poems and c...

    7 - 16 years
  • Fidget Theatre: Bird
    Goole

    Fidget Theatre: Bird's Nest Billy

    20-Apr-2019 14:00 PM-03:00 AM

    Billy is a little boy with a big brother called Bo. They both have big hair. Bird’s nest hair! One day, when his big brother is at school and Billy has no-one to play with, a magical bird chirps...

    3 - 7 years
    Age Friendly
  • Fidget Theatre Workshop
    Goole

    Fidget Theatre Workshop

    20-Apr-2019 15:15 PM-16:15 PM

    After the show, join Fidget Theatre for a drama workshop where you will explore creative ways to tell stories and imagine if you had three magical wishes, what would you wish for? Fidget Theatre take ...

    3 - 7 years
  • VERVE
    Goole

    VERVE

    04-May-2019 19:30 PM

    Adventurous. Athletic. Absorbing. In 2019 VERVE presents an ambitious programme of bold new dance work created by internationally-acclaimed and award-winning choreographers Joan Clevillé, Maxin...

    11 - 16 years
  • Northern Ballet Workshop
    Goole

    Northern Ballet Workshop

    25-May-2019 12:30 PM-13:30 PM

    Join Northern Ballet for a workshop based on their ballet for children, Puss in Boots, giving your little ones the chance to learn moves from the show. After a fun warm up, put on your dancing shoes t...

    4 - 10 years
  • Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots
    Goole

    Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots

    25-May-2019 14:00 PM

    Puss in Boots is no ordinary cat. Clever and charming, he takes life in his stride and befriends everyone he meets. The only thing is, he always seems to bring his master, Jack, bad luck. Join Puss an...

    2 - 10 years
    Age Friendly
  • Northern Ballet Workshop
    Goole

    Northern Ballet Workshop

    25-May-2019 14:30 PM-15:30 PM

    Join Northern Ballet for a workshop based on their ballet for children, Puss in Boots, giving your little ones the chance to learn moves from the show. After a fun warm up, put on your dancing shoes t...

    4 - 10 years
  • Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots
    Goole

    Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots

    25-May-2019 16:00 PM

    Puss in Boots is no ordinary cat. Clever and charming, he takes life in his stride and befriends everyone he meets. The only thing is, he always seems to bring his master, Jack, bad luck. Join Puss an...

    2 - 10 years
    Age Friendly
  • Northern Ballet Workshop
    Goole

    Northern Ballet Workshop

    25-May-2019 16:30 PM-17:30 PM

    Join Northern Ballet for a workshop based on their ballet for children, Puss in Boots, giving your little ones the chance to learn moves from the show. After a fun warm up, put on your dancing shoes t...

    4 - 10 years
  • Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots
    Goole

    Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots

    25-May-2019 18:00 PM

    Puss in Boots is no ordinary cat. Clever and charming, he takes life in his stride and befriends everyone he meets. The only thing is, he always seems to bring his master, Jack, bad luck. Join Puss an...

    2 - 10 years
    Age Friendly
  • Mark Thompson: Spectacular Science
    Goole

    Mark Thompson: Spectacular Science

    08-Jun-2019 14:00 PM-15:00 PM

    You think Science is boring? Think again! Explore the strange and magical properties of matter with fireballs, fire tornadoes and explosive chemical reactions. Mark Thompson has been enthralling audie...

    5 - 16 years
    Age Friendly
  • An Audience with Dame James
    Goole

    An Audience with Dame James

    29-Jun-2019 18:30 PM

    TaleGate Theatre Productions has been producing children's theatre and pantomime for a decade! We want to celebrate it in our favourite venue. Expect an evening of laughter, musical numbers and some o...

    3 - 16 years
    Age Friendly
  • Music Platform
    Goole

    Music Platform

    06-Jul-2019 19:00 PM

    A chance for Junction’s groups, Tuesday Night Music Club and School of Rock to showcase their talents alongside other local bands. Line up to be announced.

    3 - 16 years
    Age Friendly

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