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FREE trip to Beamish Museum – Mon 12 August (Limited places)

Join Age UK County Durham’s Intergenerational Heritage Project 2019-20 for a trip to Beamish Open Air Museum

Monday 12 August, from 9.30am to 4.00pm

Explore the:

  • 1900s pit village and colliery
  • Edwardian railway station
  • Historic shops
  • 1940s farm and lots more!

All you need to do is get on the bus in good time and bring a packed lunch (transport and entry included – pick up/drop off point to be confirmed).

Children MUST be accompanied by an adult. Age UK County Durham would really like to encourage grandparents and great grandparents to come along too.

Please book early, places are limited and reserved for Burnhope residents (or those connected to residents).

To find out more information or to book places contact Kirsty McCarrison of Age UK County Durham on 0191 374 6560 email Kirsty at info@ageukcountydurham.co.uk or visit www.ageuk.org.uk/countydurham/

Burnhope Summer Fayre & Fun Dog Show Monday 26th August – come and meet Community Centre Team

From 11.30am on Monday 26th August hosted by Burnhope Partnership at Burnhope Cricket Club

Big thanks to Burnhope Cricket Club for hosting the Summer Fayre and Fun Dog Show again this year – with live music and barbecue later in the afternoon. Something for everyone!

Come and meet representatives from Burnhope Community Centre and Age UK County Durham who are running the Intergenerational Heritage Project 2019-2020.

The Fayre will be opened at 11.30am. Come and enjoy:

– Fun Dog Show
– Kids’ Fancy Dress Competition
– Kids’ sports and Penalty Shoot Out
– Bouncy Castle and inflatables
– Face Painting
– Tug ‘o’ War
– Welly Hoying Competition

For those who like a try at winning something:

– Grand Prize Raffle
– Tombola
– Sweet Hamper Draw
– Prize Every Time
– Kids’ Lucky Bags
– Bottle Stall – will you win a bottle of wine or a bottle of tomato sauce??

Stalls and refreshments include:

– Hot dogs and burgers 🌭
– Cake Stall 🍰
– Cricket Club stall with soft drinks and snacks for the kids
– The Cricket Club bar will be open for liquid refreshment.
– Lots of stalls

All dogs must be kept on a lead. Please clear up after your dog.

Details and times are subject to change on the day.

All funds raised on the day will be put back into our community.


Anyone for table tennis?


How exciting?! If enough people are interested we can start a Table Tennis Club.

From age 14 (no upper age limit).

Great way to keep fit and meet people.

Contact us to register your interest.

Interested in a Pilates class?

A weekly Pilates for Beginners class is coming to Burnhope Community Centre next year.

Mary from FIT 2 GO is currently gauging interest to see which day and time would be the most popular.

Pilates Classes will be £3.

Mary needs help deciding which day and time to have her Pilates Classes. Choices are:

Monday 6pm to 7pm     or     7pm to 8pm

Thursday 6pm to 7pm   or    7pm to 8pm

If you’re interested in attending a weekly Pilates class, call Mary on 07726 005844 or email her at mm_2010@hotmail.co.uk to let her know your preference.

Class dates and times will be announced in due course.

Pilates in Burnhope

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