Derwentside Detached Youth Project: Lightwater Valley Trip

We are Derwentside Detached Youth Project:  We are registered Charity no. 513336 Work with young people throughout Derwentside.   Taking group to Lightwater Valley 12th August the cost is £15 p.h. which included transport and passes. The bus will leave from Consett at 9 a.m. Interested please email: Or ring for further information 01207501863 […]

A Talk on life on the Consett Area Railways by ex guard Steve Shields

Sat 23rd July Consett Bowls Club,- Consett Park – 11am start. History of Consett Steelworks Project present ‘A Talk on life on the Consett Area Railways by ex guard Steve Shields‘. A talk by ex guard Steve Shields with a few slides to illustrate. Thanks to committee of the Consett and Blackhill park Bowls club […]

Watts Stelling on British Coins 1760-2022

Friday 8th July at Eden Miners Centre Watts Stelling on British Coins 1760-2022. Leadgate History Society is putting on a series of monthly talks starting this month and running throughout the rest of this year generally on 2nd or 1st Friday of each month at 6.30 pm.

Talk on Consett In Focus Photography Project

Monday 20th June – Eden Miners Centre Leadgate 7pm start. Leadgate Community History Club present Talk on Consett in Focus Photography Project. Talk by George, Steve and Chris plus a chance to see some of the extensive collection of photographs they have taken. “We are a group of photographers documenting the impact of Coronavirus on Consett […]

Consett History Club

Please contact Richard Judd on for more details.

Big Bowls Weekend 28-29 May 2022

Consett Park Bowling Club would like to invite you along to their Big Bowls Weekend at Blackhill and Consett Park. Saturday 28th May from 11am open to the public to take part and learn about playing bowls. Refreshments will be available  and a local league bowling match is being played from 2pm till 4pm.  Sunday 29th May from […]

Ebchester Roman Explore Day

Please contact Richard Judd on to express an interest in attending.

February Half Term Drama Project

An exciting, fun, creative project for young people (8-12 yrs) living in Consett and the surrounding Co. Durham area. Work with professional actors, learn performance skills and devise your own short play to perform outdoors in Blackball Park to friends & family!