Local activities & classes


Bedale Allotment Society, Bedale

Secretary Ian Moffat  – contact to apply for an allotment  01677 425320

Chairman : John Burton Tel: 01677 426780

Bedale Archaeology and History Society, Bedale, DL8 1EQ

Patricia Fairey
Secretary, Bedale Archaeology & History Society
e-mail:  arch@phonecoop.coop

Bedale Art Group

Contact Anne Flowers 01677 422945

Bedale Athletics and Sports Association (BASA)

Club House, Leyburn Road, Bedale. Tel: 01677 422918 (Tennis, cricket, football, hockey)

Bedale Badminton Club

Firby Road Bedale DL8 2AT

Usual start time Monday19.30
(Match times might be different)

Club Secretary Carol Stephenson 01609 760236 / 07548 601947 carol.1967@btinternet.com
Match Secretary Charlotte Hullah 0786 483 9555  charlotte-19@hotmail.co.uk

Bedale Bowling Club

Secretary Mrs Heather Storm
01677 426211
E-mail:  hmstorm@btinternet.com

Bedale Brass Band

Band practice  takes place every Wednesday evening at Leeming Village Hall, 7.30pm. 
Contact Carol or Ken on 01609 774691 ken@birchcottage.me.uk  carol@birchcottage.me.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.




Easy social dancing 2nd and 4th Wednesdays 10am - 12 noon
Chantry Hall

For more information contact Malcolm or Pauline 01677 425537

Bedale Cricket Club  

 Based at BASA on Leyburn Road  

Bedale Cycle Club

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

Bedale & Dales Croquet Club

Secretary Robert Brown 01969 625306
Email : wardlebrown@gmail.com

Bedale Golf Club

Clubhouse, Leyburn Road, Bedale. DL8 1EZ. Tel: 01677 422443. E-mail: office@bedalegolfclub.com www.bedalegolfclub.com

Bedale Leisure Centre

Firby Road, Bedale, DL8 2AT. Tel: 01677 427272 Swimming pool, badminton, fitness training, etc.. Run by Hambleton District Council  


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.co.uk

Children’s activities

www.ideasforthekids.com says it is the most comprehensive free online source of info on places to go and things to do with your children.

Coffee Club

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

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

Bedale Festival Choir

A mixed choir consisting of approximately 40 members, located in Bedale, North Yorkshire.
Contact Richard Boyton 01677 425800 or rickdomino47@aol.com

Fitness classes for the over -50s

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

Flower Club (Northallerton)

ACTIVITIES: Come and watch inspiring DEMONSTRATIONS. Learn new skills at WORKSHOPS and CLUB PRACTICES. Enjoy OUTINGS to flower festivals, exhibitions and gardens. Have FUN and make new FRIENDS through flowers. No experience necessary. Lots of help given.We normally meet at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Hall, 41 Thirsk Road, Northallerton DL6 1PJ,on the first Friday of each  month, 1.30pm-approximately 4pm, but please see events page for specific details of each meeting as this does change on Bank Holiday weekends.For more information contact Kath on 01609 777918 (leave a message if no answer).

Hambleton Strollers - Walking for Health group

Meets at Bedale Leisure Centre each Thursday at 10.30am Info: 07514 240227 or HambletonStrollers2018@gmail.com

Line dancing

Chantry Hall Tuesday 7pm-8pm

Mizu Aikido

Sessions in Chantry Hall.  Contact Nigel Spencer on 01226 734159 / 07983347468


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

Moky Fit

BASA, Lebrun Road    Mondays 7pm-8pm

Chantry Hall, North End    Wednesdays 7pm-8pm

Contact Sarah 0774 149 6802



Jolly Babies, Music with Mummy and Three-Four Time are fun, structured music education programmes designed specifically for your newborn, toddler or pre-school child. Classes held in Bedale Hall every Friday morning during term time and in Northallerton, Richmond, Leyburn & Darlington on other days. Everyone welcome - Mums, Dads, Carers, Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles and teddybears! Did you know that research has proven that taking part in musical activity with your little one aids their development? * Lively, fun, themed classes full of singing, movement, percussion & sensory play. * Structured activities to develop musical and social skills. * Groups for different age ranges - from birth to school * Group sizes are limited to ensure maximum enjoyment. * Sibling discount available. * Free taster sessions Sessions from £4, but must be pre-booked. For more information & my up to date timetable, follow me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/musicwithmummynorthyorkshire/ Or Instagram: #musicwithmummynorthyorkshire Tel or What’s App: 07530779313  www.northyorkshire.musicwithmummy.com 

Bedale 25 Probus Club

Meetings at The Lodge at Leeming Bar every other Monday at 10am

Probus of Bedale

Secretary: D Braithwaite Tel: 01677 422861

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 Joy Telephone  07469 249312

Bedale Tennis Club

Contact  Althea Draper 01609 780087


Monthly meetings in Chantry Hall at 10am for 10.30am on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.
Hon President & Regional Rep – Beryl Pemberton 01677 424646
Chairman –
Treasurer –
Business Secretary – Angela Kingsbury 01677 424530
Minutes Secretary – Joan Bailey 01677 423847
Membership & Information Sheet – Doreen Parker 01677 425041
“Finders” – Angela Kingsbury, Avis Pelly, Margaret Shrinkfield, Rosemary Drewer

Wensleydale Decorative and Fine Arts Society

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

Women’s Institutes

There are 3  local WIs – 

Bedale Wythit WI meets on the third Sunday of the month at 7pm  www.wythitwibedale.co.uk . Come and try us out!

Bedale Belles -Meet the fourth Thursday in the month at 13.30 in Bedale Hall Email Jane via picklebeck@btinternet.com

Aiskew WI - meets on the first Monday of the month in Bedale Hall at 7.15pm; coffee at the Tandem Cafe on the third Friday at 10.30am. Email Jenny jcurzon02@gmail.com


Monday 9.30-10.45am Bedale, The Methodist Church Hall 

Tuesday 11-11.50am Bedale, Dales Centre - 

Seated Yoga Tuesday 7.45-9pm Bedale, The Methodist Church Hall 

Other classes in Fearby, Morton on Swale, Northallerton, Topcliffe and Hunton

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