Current Activities

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






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.
WOW Fitness Classes 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.




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 Platform 1 From 8 August 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
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 Classes 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
Wednesday Social Dance Evening 7:30pm – 9pm Platform 1 No need to bring a partner, open to anyone with an interest in any type of dancing  from sequence to line dancing!


Uke Can  Play



Bayard Room  

Fun friendly and open group, welcoming newcomers to the Ukulele as well as those with some experience.

Slimming World 5pm & 7pm The Bayard Groups run 5pm-7pm & 7pm-9pm.

Contact Jill on 01670 355579

Break Dance

Commercial /Street Dance

Hip Hop

5:30pm – 8:30pm The Sidings Award winning Bad Apples North East run classes in Break Dance 5.30-6.30pm followed by Commercial for under 12s 6:30pm-7:30pm, 11+ 7:30pm-8:30pm
Pound Rockout Workout


6.15pm—7.00pm Platform 1 POUND™ is a full-body cardio & conditioning class that gives you the permission to rock using lightly weighted exercise drumsticks, Ripstix call Anna on 07450 029237
Stepping Up

Craft / Self

Esteem Workshops

10am — 12 noon Sidings Starts 28 Sept. A craft and self esteem workshop for ladies 18 years and over.  Actvities included Christmas Crafts for more information contact Pauline on 07956 787 130
Friday County Youth Service 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.
  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.
Sunday Hope Church & Young Hope Church 10:30am-12noon Platform 1 & Sidings Open to anyone with an interest in attending.
  Reiki Share


1pm to 4.30pm


Sunday of every month

Platform 1 Reiki is a deeply relaxing, gentle, hands on treatment to calm your body, mind and emotions. Everyone is welcome including children to come along and practice or experience a Reiki treatment  for more information contact Lindsey on 07884 451877


  Buskers Night 5pm—10pm


Buffet Car 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