Local activities & classes


Art classes

with Andrew Woodhouse call 01677 424054 or e-mail woodhouse554@hotmail.com

Ballroom dancing

New class for beginners (May 2015) Wednesdays from 3 June at Bedale Hall 8.30pm – 9.30pm. Contact Len on 01609 776638

Bedale Art Group

Contact Anne Flowers 01677 422945

Bedale Brass Band

Band practice  takes place every Wednesday evening at Leeming Village Hall, 7.30pm. www.bedalebrassband.co.uk

Bedale Acoustic Music Club

Every 2nd and last Thursday in month; 8-11pm at The Riverside Club.

All welcome to sing, play or listen!  Free admission.

Bedale Cycle Club

Meets Tuesdays at 6.15pm outside Barclays for a group ride.  All abilities welcome. Facebook group Bedale Cycling Club

Bedale Community Meals on Wheels

Provides meals 3 days a week to beadle and surrounding villages. Contact Diane Hoskins 01677 470232

Bowling Club

Outdoor and indoor bowls contact Tony Well 01677 422680


U3A Bridge Group meets in the Bowling Club.  Contact Pauline on 01677 424434

CAST Dog Training classes

From training a new puppy to Gun Dog work or improving a dog’s behaviour, Caroline can offer a variety of individual and group training. Classes at Leeming Village Hall every Tuesday and Friday evening. Contact 01609 748861 or visit www.castdogtraining.org

Coffee Club

Bedale & District Ladies Coffee Club contact Niki Torrance 01677 422689 niki.torrance@mypostoffice.co.uk

Dales Care

Wycar Bedale DL8 1ER Telephone: 01677 425806

Dog training classes

Friday evenings in Chantry Hall, call Carol 01677 632066


At the Bowling Club on Mondays at 1.30pm  contact Tony Wells 01677 422689

Fitness classes for the over -50s

Chantry Hall Monday 10am-11am organised by the British Heart Support Group

Line dancing

Chantry Hall Tuesday 7pm-8pm

Mizu Aikido

Sessions in Chantry Hall.  Contact Nigel Spencer on 01226 734159


Knit and natter at the Golden Tortoise on Sussex Street, Thursday at 1pm

Also at New Jersey

Moky Fit

BASA, Lebrun Road    Mondays 7pm-8pm

Chantry Hall, North End    Wednesdays 7pm-8pm

Contact Sarah 0774 149 6802


Running club

Bedale & Aiskew Running Club meets at BASA on Wednesdays at 6.30pm.  Contact Richard Woods 07736 274768

Scouts & Guides

All the groups meet at the Scout & Guide HQ at the bottom of Emgate

Monday                      Cubs
Tuesday                     Brownies  and Scouts
Wednesday                Rainbows and Cubs
Thursday                    Guides (to register interest go to www.girlguiding.org.uk)
Friday                         Beavers

Singing for Pleasure

2nd Monday in the month at Burneston Primary School 7.15 for 7.30pm 01677 427261 / 422220

Slimming World

Bedale Hall, North End, Bedale, DL8 1AA
Tuesdays 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7:30pm Consultant’s name is Elaine Telephone 07780 602580


Hambleton Strollers – short walks – contact 01609 771624


Wednesday at 6pm in Bedale Hall Contact SAnderson@weight-watchers.co.uk

Wensleydale Decorative and Fine Arts Society

Middleham Key Centre 2nd Tuesday of the month from October to June
Contact Ros Higson 01765 635244

WI – Aiskew

Meets every 1st Monday of the month in Bedale Hall at 7.30pm.
Contact Gill on 01677 425347 or Jenny on 01677 422955

WI – Bedale Belles

Meet the last Thursday in the month at 13.30 in Bedale Hall
Contact Fiona 07746 542030; Judi 07780 432496; Ann 07402 004608

WI – Bedale Cookies

Meets monthly on Wednesdays at 7.30pm in Bedale Hall
Contact Moira 07595 676089

WI – Wythit

Meets monthly on Sundays at 7pm in the Black Swan
Contact Beverley 07933 687460 or see www.wythitwibedale.co.uk


Bedale: Dales Care Tuesday 7.30-8.30pm ‘My’ Yoga – Hatha Yoga for all

Hunton: Village Hall Wednesday 7-8pm “My’ Yoga – Hatha Yoga for all

Also  Mum and Baby yoga. For further information and bookings please contact Yvonne Lovatt –  classes@mytimeyoga.uk – or phone/text 07944435718