Well, it’s been a rather windy week with trees being blown down all around the valley. Then today we caught the tail end of another heavy weather system, bringing cold winds and heavy rain. But hey – this is Northumberland – why should we cancel a barbecue? Despite rainfall so heavy that it extinguished the […]
What a brilliant summer holiday it’s been – but with those hot, long, sunny days behind us, and the schools going back it must be time for Kids Club and Midway to restart. Tonight we welcomed back lots of excited children, keen to tell us of the fun they’ve had since we broke up in […]
It is over 50years since Kids Club started and we are hosting our annual Prizegiving in Thropton Memorial Hall on Friday, 7pm Come and hear a bit about choosing the right team and perseverance as we look at the theme of ‘Keep the Faith and Carry On”
This months Create and Chat was a bit different- we invited Mavis Clark to come a show us how to create Shetland lace! Lots of ladies came to give it ago, although the techniques needed a bit of concentration, many of us produced a small bit of lace! The different types were explained, the rough […]
Tonight Kids Club welcomed approximately 20 mums to join us in some special activities. This is because it was our annual ‘Mum’s Night’, celebrating everything that we love our Mums for. Captain Jim popped by after collecting his mum in the snow and fog. Jim couldn’t see his mum, but had to use her voice […]
After nearly a week of wintry weather causing disruption to our services, we are hoping to get back to normal next week. The pavements in Thropton are still quite thick with snow, but we are hoping there will be enough access to let Coffee Morning go ahead on Tuesday morning. Come and join us in […]
Due to snowy conditions we have postponed Create and Chat until next week!
With half term over, Kids Club and Midway restarted this week. Sadly Captain Jim was caught in a storm and damaged his boat, so while he’s away, why not do a drawing or write a post card for him of your favourite Bible story? Meanwhile at Midway, 25 young people joined in the many fun […]
Just a quick reminder that whilst Kids Club is on 1800-1900 next Friday 9th February, Midway isn’t because of Half Term and the Pantomime in Rothbury.
This morning we held our annual Coffee Morning Christmas party, where people from our local community of Thropton came to Armstrong Hall to enjoy Tea, Coffee, Fresh home made food as well as mince pies and mulled wine. Why not join us throughout the year 1000-1130 for a cuppa and a chat?