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Barnard Castle YMCA

The Town

Barnard Castle is a market town and has a unique historical character. It has been recognised nationally as one of the 51 most historically and architecturally important towns in Great Britain. The town is named after the 12th century castle that was founded by Bernard Baliol. The castle was protected by the River Tees and the ruins attract many tourists to the town. Other attractions in the town include the Butter Market and the Bowes Museum.


The Hall

The YMCA, Barnard Castle was opened on Friday 22nd September 2006 by Newcastle United striker Shola Ameobi. The venue is a drop in centre for young people aged 11 -18 years old and has a range of facilities including a pool table, plasma screen, internet accessible computers, table football and x box. The centre will be staffed each day by qualified and trainee youth workers and volunteers who will support the young people to run the facility. The centre has meeting rooms and a cafe bar that can be hired out by negotiation with the YMCA. Help raise money for the YMCA, Barnard Castle when you shop online by visiting www.easyfundraising.org.uk/ymcabarnardcastle

Features

Rooms: 3 rooms: Cafe bar area with pool table and plasma screen. 2 small meeting rooms. Heating: Available throughout the centre Maximum Capacity: Maximum 10 people in each meeting room Facilities: The facilities include an IT suite equipped with Broadband, a cafe bar and full kitchen facilities. There are also toilet facilities accessible to all. Equipment: There are adequate chairs and tables and ample crockery and cutlery is available. the centre also has a photocopier. Parking: Roadside parking is available on Galgate Access: The cafe bar and one meeting room is on the ground floor, the other meeting room is on the first floor. Hire Charges: Meeting rooms £7.50 per hour, 50p per cup of tea/coffee. Cafe bar to be negotiated. Registered Charity Number: 1058050

Contact

01833 695780

Facilities

Accessible WC Accessible WC

Parking On Street Parking



What's On at Barnard Castle YMCA

Weekly Contact Notes
Mondays
16:00 to 21:00 YMCA Drop In
4.00 - 6.15pm Years 7, 8 and 9 6.30 - 9.00pm All

01833 695780
Tuesdays
16:00 to 21:00 YMCA Drop In
4.00 - 6.15pm Years 7, 8 and 9 6.30 - 9.00pm All

01833 695780
Wednesdays
15:30 to 17:00 GIRLZONE
From Wednesday 22nd September - GIRLZONE, popular Girls group for 10-13yr olds. Cooking, Crafts, Activities. 50p subs each week, tuckshop open!
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01833 695780 / 07914510456
Wednesdays
16:00 to 21:00 YMCA Drop In
4.00 - 6.15pm Years 7, 8 and 9 6.30 - 9.00pm All

01833 695780
Thursdays
10:00 to 12:00 Young/Teenage Parents

01833 695780
Thursdays
16:00 to 21:00 YMCA Drop In
4.00 - 6.15pm Years 7, 8 and 9 6.30 - 9.00pm All

01833 695780
Saturdays
13:00 to 16:00 YMCA Drop In

01833 695780
Monthly (second and fourth of a month) Contact Notes
The second and fourth Tuesdays of every month
16:30 to 18:00 CASH (Sexual Health) Clinic
We offer a range of services: implants, contraceptive pill, emergency contraception, chlamydia screening, pregnancy testing, C Card and someone to talk to

01833 695780

LOCATION

Directions

The YMCA is situated on Galgate opposite Galgate Service Station on the corner of Marshall Street. Postcode: DL12 8BH