Current Activities

Monday Country  Dancing 10:30am-11:30am The Sidings Starts 8th January No need to bring a partner.  Gentle dances from across the ages.  For more information contact  Elizabeth on 01670 829462

Dru Yoga 



7:30pm-  8:30pm

The Sidings  Accessible to all, some exercises may be done seated.  First class is free then £5 each.  Spare mats available.  To book a place contact Christine on 07974 351113.




Wansbeck Matters 1pm – 3pm The Bayard Traditional Proggy Mat making—2nd & 4th Monday of each month.  Just turn up to take part in this friendly group.
Community Book Exchange 1pm-3pm The Buffet Car Starting Monday 5th March

‘Book Exchange’ where you can donate your old books for someone else to enjoy, discover new books for yourself, meet new people with similar interests and also featuring periodical guest speakers!  Free to attend, refreshments available to purchase.

Transitions Youth Club 4:15pm-5:30pm The Sidings  

Starting Monday 15th January.

Open youth club for anyone in years 4, 5 and 6.  Activities include Pool, Table Tennis, Table Football, Arts and Crafts and more.  £1 entry.

WOW Fitness 6pm – 7:30pm  

The Sidings 


Classes at 6pm and 6:45pm.  Suitable for all abilities  Including Triple A,    Circuits, HIT and Boogie Fit For more information contact Emma on 0771 8955 823
Strokesense Stroke  Support Group 1pm—3pm The Bayard 3rd Monday of every month.  Those suffering from Stroke and carers of Stroke patients.  Just turn up to take part.
Zumba 7:30pm-8:30pm Platform 1 Zumba exercise class.
Tuesday Walking Group 10:30am The Buffet Car Weekly Health Walk group run by Active Northumberland.  Meet in The Buffet Car community café to leave at 10:30am.  Walks led by trained volunteers.  Free to participate.  Wear weather appropriate clothing and footwear.  Please come for 10:15 for registration on first meet.
Blooming Well Crafts 1:15pm-2:45pm The Sidings Starting 16th January FREE craft sessions for over 50’s.  No need to book, just turn up on the day and participate



Meditation for Wellness 8pm-9pm The Sidings Suitable for   anyone aged 7 and over.   Meditation is x4 more effective than sleep, reduces  feelings of stress. In Meditation you will also work with the breath learning breathing techniques to induce meditation.  To book a place  contact Christine on 07974 351113

Strong by Zumba


6.15pm –7.00pm The Sidings From 16th January Moving in sync with music makes you work harder. That’s why for STRONG by Zumba™, we    reverse-engineered songs to match the moves and intensity. Every beat has a move. Every move has a beat.  Contact Anna on 07450 029237
Wednesday Station Art Group (WEA) 12:30pm-3:30pm The Sidings Open to anyone with an interest in drawing, painting and art.  New members warmly welcomed contact Len Smith for more details  07709656973
  CentreStage Ballet 4pm-5pm The Sidings Starting 17th January Ballet class for children aged 3+

For more information contact Centre Stage on 01670 505065

Clubbercise 6.15pm—7.00pm Platform 1 Clubbercise -is a fresh new dance fitness class with easy-to-follow routines taught in a nightclub atmosphere with rave glow sticks.  Contact Anna 07450 029237
WOW Fitness 6pm – 7:30pm The Sidings Classes at 6pm and 6:45pm.  Friendly, fun group  suitable for all levels  &  abilities  Including Triple A,  Circuits, HIT and Boogie Fit 0771 8955 823
Thursday Uke Can  Play 1pm—2pm Bayard Room Starts Thursday 18th January. Fun friendly and open group, welcoming newcomers to the Ukulele as well as those with some experience.
Big Music Project with Bad Apples 5:30pm-6:30pm The Sidings Starting 11th January For anyone aged 14-19 with a passion for music and creativity.  For more information contact Bad Apples via or
call 01670 363037 
Friday Jilates 10am—11am



The Sidings Pilates with Jill—this class is suitable for males/females new to Pilates or with some experience join Gill to connect your mind and body while improving your posture, core strength, joint mobility and balance.  Call 07941 691365 for more information.
  Wow Fitness 5:30pm-6pm The Bayard 30 Minute intense fitness session, including HIIT and Circuits.  Contact Emma for more information
  Youth Club 6.00pm – 8.00pm The Sidings Youth Club for young people ages 13-19.  Activities include pool table; table tennis; table football; board games and more.
Sunday Hope Church & Young Hope Church 10:30am-12noon Platform 1 & Sidings Open to anyone with an interest in attending.
  Buskers Night 5pm—10pm


Buffet Car Starting Sunday 4th February First Sunday of every month.  Bar opens at 5pm with live music from 6pm.  Players of all abilities welcome.  Under 18’s welcome if accompanied by an adult.  Pints for players!
Interested in Volunteering?…

We have a range of volunteering and work experience opportunities. Helping in the Community Café, meeting and greeting, helping with sound and lighting, setting up rooms to name a few.  We are also building a register of casual staff for Barista and Bar duties.  If you would like to find out more please have a chat with Sarah on 07513 127542 or 01670 828808 or email