Regular Groups


St James & St Bede Church Hall

Free Community Breakfast 10am-12pm

Friends of Recovery are offering a free cooked breakfast for anyone in the community; drop in for a warm welcome and a bite to eat.

This session is free but donations are welcome.


Vestry Hour 6.30-7.30pm

If you wish to make a booking for a Baptism, Blessing or Wedding the church office is open and can begin the process of accommodating your enquiry.


Monday Club 7.00-8.00pm

The club includes Bingo, tea and coffee on arrival and seasonal activities,

Bingo Group


Cost :- £1.00 per session plus a small food donation for bingo,

This group is for adults. For more information please contact the Church Office.



St Edmund’s Chapel

Knit and Natter 1.00-3.00pm

Join a group of keen knitters to embark on new knitting projects or bring your own. All abilities welcome


Cost :- £2.00 per session

Contact :- Rev. Jim Craig


St James & St Bede Church Hall

Toddler Group 9.30-11.30am

A relaxed and informal session for all families with children under 5. We have free play with lots of traditional toys, cars , kitchen, large play equipment allowing the children to explore at their own speed and space. We enjoy a range of craft activities, jigsaws and puzzles and we encourage the parents and families to join in with the children during the group. It is a warm and supportive group and we all enjoy a bit of toast and having a catch up over coffee.

Cost: 1.50 per child (50p per sibling)


Zumba 7.45-8.30pm

It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin inspired, calorie burning, dance fitness-party, that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.

Cost £3.50 per session

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St James & St Bede Church Hall

Bumps and Babies 10am -12pm

This group is for pregnant ladies, and families with children under 1, who want to meet in a relaxed  environment. We have a light breakfast together, and socialise in an informal group. The babies are able to experience new surroundings and adapt to new people being around,  sensory toys are out for the children to begin building up their experiences of textures , allowing them to use and develop  their motor skills .  Older siblings are welcome and will have a range of toys to choose from.

Cost £1.00 per session  (bringing cake is always welcome !)

Contact- Church Office


Art Club  6.30- 8.30pm

Art Group

This amateur art group is an informal group for anyone who wants to do drawing or painting, Lots of music, chat and good fun,

Cost:- £1.00 per session

For more information please contact Brian Wilson 07973389243



St James & St Bede Church Hall

Line Dancing 1.00-3.00pm

A fun dancing session for people of all abilities.

Cost :- £2.50 per session (just turn up)

Yoga 7.00 -8.30pm

Hatha yoga is designed to fit the needs of the group, it’s a mixed level group ran by a professional instructor

Cost:-£4.00 per session

Contact :- Church office



St James and St Bede

Baby and Toddler Group  12.30 – 2.30 pm



St Edmund’s Chapel

Coffee Morning  10.30am -12.00 pm (first and third Saturday of every month)

Pop in for a coffee and a nice natter.


The Sanctuary Art Space is open at St Edmunds Chapel

12.004.00pm  Monday-Thursday

(except bank holidays and when an exhibition is changing)

If you are an artist who would be interested in using the space or would

like more information contact :- Rev. Jim Craig

Take a look at The Sanctuary Art Space