Our friendly coffee shop is open to everyone. It’s a welcoming place where you can meet for a chat or make new friends. We get all ages from parents and grandparents with babies and toddlers to senior citizens. All are welcome and important to us.
We are open every morning, Monday to Saturday, 9:30 - to 12:30. (Apart from Christmas week, Bank Holidays and during August).
Meeting Point is run by volunteers who will be happy to serve you with hot or cold drinks, snacks, toast or the ever popular tea cakes! Many of our products are Fair Trade.
Our dedicated children’s area has high chairs and toys for preschool children,. Nappy changing facilities available.
Is open at the same times as Meeting Point. It has a wide range of very reasonably priced cards, gifts and fairly traded foods produced by organisations which ensure the producers get a reasonable return for their work. We also stock a small range of Christian books, children’s books and Bibles. We can order books which are not in stock.
On the first Wednesday of every month except August, there is a free concert in the church. A wide variety of music can be heard played by talented musicians. Future programmes are available at The Centre.
Once a month we have a lovely afternoon tea of delicious scones, sandwiches and cakes. Tickets cost £3.00 per person and are available from The Centre office.
Many other activities are run in The Centre every day by both church and local groups taking advantage of the excellent facilities, such as art, Spanish, singing groups (sessions for adults and children) choral society, Weight Watchers and Slimming World. If you are interested in hiring some of our rooms or finding out more about our activities please contact us, details at the bottom of the page.
Small Talk is the name of the church toddler group, of which there are 2 sessions. Children and their carers meet on a Wednesday morning from 10.00 - 11.30 and a Wednesday afternoon from 1.00 - 2.30. The main hall is open where a large variety of toys are available. An area is separated for the young babies where baby chairs and age-appropriate toys are provided. Large cushions and books make a cosy reading place. Ride on toys and an activity frame are central to the fun with table top toys and craft activities also provided. The fun pauses for drinks and biscuits (tea and coffee for carers) before finishing with a short singing session.
Please drop in to either group for a taster session. At busy times you may be asked to join a waiting list.
All are welcome to join this group for a free, fun social time of art. No experience required. Please bring your own equipment. Thursday afternoons 1pm - 3pm. Please note we do not meet on the 1st Thursday of the month.