UPCOMING EVENTS                                             ​                                                                                                              


  Days Out
  Wednesday 23 May 2018 - Wensleydale Creamery, Hawes
  Wednesday 27 June 2018 - Alnwick Gardens

​  Date to be confirmed for July  - Goathland and Whitby

​  Date to be confirmed for September - Teesside Princess

  Drop In Introductory Days - St Pauls Centre, Spennymoor 

  1-3 pm

  ​Friday 16 March 2018

​  Friday 27 April 2018


Drop-In Introductory Days - Dean Bank & Ferryhill Literary Institute, St Cuthbert's Terrace, Ferryhill,  DL17 8PP


​ Thursday 24 May 2018

  Blind Awareness Event

  Wednesday 6 June 2018 at Wolsingham Community Sports Hall





   Saturday3 November 2018


 Charity Night

 This year our annual Charity Night was held at Tudhoe Victory Club and the entertainment was provided by Mark Hodgson.  The event was   opened by Cllr Alan Gardner.  We raised £275 from ticket sales and £426 from raffle ticket sales, making a total of £701.  Santander are able to increase the money by a further £426.

Great North Run

 Samantha Nicolson completed the Great North Run in 2 hours and 22 minutes and was the first time she had entered the run.  She raised a total of £542 and members raised a further £325, making a total of £867.   

New Age Kurling Demonstration - Gateshead Stadium

Recently Blind Life in Durham were invited by Equality North East to go to Gateshead Stadium and demonstrate how blind and partially sighted people play New Age Kurling.  Students from around the area were also invited to come and take part.  Everyone enjoyed themselves and a short video was made to show the day.