Bede’s Babies & Bairns
10am-12pm, Venerable Bede.
A group for under 5s with their grown-ups. Songs, stories, crafts, toys, baby area, healthy snacks. FREE.

Line Dancing
1-3pm, St John’s

Sequence and Ballroom Dancing
6.30-8pm, St John’s


Toddlers Group
9.30-11am, St Margaret’s
For toddlers and their adults. Free.

Bible Study
11am-12pm, St James Church Hall
All welcome, we are a friendly group that discuss some reflections on short passages of Scripture.

Lunch Break
12-2pm, St James Church Hall
Free lunch (donations welcome!) come and go as you please, this is a time to spend meeting your community, it is for anyone, any age, any background, any ability and any beliefs.
Contact: Christina

Heritage & Environment group
1-4pm, St James Church Hall
History talks, tours, exhibitions, and volunteering with gardening in the graveyard. Or visitors can explore the church and graveyard. Activities run until about 2pm, and the Church is open for you to look around or prayer and quiet until 4pm.
Contact: Judith
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Afternoon Tea
1-3pm, St John’s
Every Wednesday. Plate of freshly made sandwiches with a variety of fillings available; scones; or indulge with delicious homemade cake!

West End Voices
7-8.30pm (term time only), St James Church Hall
A friendly and fun community choir led by Kat Davidson of the Sage. Everyone is welcome – all ages and abilities. There are no auditions, no need to read music – just enjoy the singing! The West End Voices meet at St. James Church on a Wednesday from 7-8.30pm during school term time. The choir is currently free of charge but small voluntary donations are welcome.
Contact: Pat


Coffee and Dominos
10am-12pm, St James Church Hall
Drop in for coffee and chat or play dominos or other games with our friendly group.
Contact: Adam at the Chain Reaction Team. 0191 273 7443

1-2pm, St John’s
For all- any ability, age, or experience.

Asylum seeker drop-in
1-4pm, St James Church Hall

St James’ hall is open every Thursday afternoon for anyone who wants to come in. We have chess, board games, films, tea & coffee as well as specific support for Asylum seekers but anyone is welcome – come whenever and stay for as long as you want.
1-4 بعد از ظهر – هر هفته پناهجو را ترک کنید.
بازی ها، فیلم ها، چای، قهوه، دوره غسل ​​تعمید، مکالمه انگلیسی، حمایت از مهاجرت.
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Contact: Chris

Bible Study with Farsi translation
4.30pm, (every other Thursday), St James Church Hall
4.30pm – مطالعه کتاب مقدس فارسی با مترجم (هر دو هفته)
Joint with Holy Cross Church Fenham, we have a Bible study and an introduction to Christianity course for Persian Christians. We have a Farsi translator, we study the Bible, pray together, and discuss questions about faith.
Contact: Chris

Youth Group
6.30-8pm, (every other Thursday), St Margaret’s
For ages 11-18, time for chilling, pizza, discussion about faith and other big questions. We also have trips and get involved in community projects.
Contact: Dominic