We provide community facilities for people of all ages and abilities. We facilitate training, social and recreational opportunities as well as many other activities including IT courses, first aid, and food and safety courses.

We also provide room hire accommodating from 2-200 people depending on your needs. Our building is fully wireless, and we also have technical equipment for hire such as laptops and projectors.

We are based in the heart of Chester-le-Street opposite the war memorial with excellent links to buses, trains and the motorway. Our facilities have full disabled access including a public changing place facility.

What's on

For a current list of clubs, groups, activities and events please visit the what's on page on our website.

What else do we do?

We have rooms available for hire and are open seven days a week.

As well as our regular classes, we have other regular training opportunities and events throughout the year, such as:

  • Computer courses - beginners/intermediates, how to use your tablet and accessing the internet
  • Health and safety courses
  • First Aid courses
  • Food Safety courses

When is it on?

Time of day
Session information
Monday - Friday
9.00am - 4.00pm
Closed Bank Holidays

Who to contact

0191 388 1313

Charity number 1137919

Where to go

Chester-le-Street Methodist Church
North Burns
County Durham

Local Offer

Local Offer description

We have full disabled access including 'Public Changing Place Facilities' for those with more severe needs.


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Address: North Burns  Chester-le-Street  County Durham

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