Thursday, September 22, 2011

Disruption to Access of the Isabella Centre

Please be advised that alternative routes to and from the Isabella Community Centre will have to be found for a time during October due to re-surfacing works.

Blast FromThe Past - Blyth Shipbreaking Yard 1932

An interesting clip from 1932 of Blyth from British Pathe.

It is worth visiting the British Pathe site and typing Blyth into the search box for more interesting clips including: Sea Scout Kayaking and a parade on the opening of the Thomas Knight Memorial Hospital


Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Pilates - New for September 2011

Thursdays 11.15am - 12.15pm from the 22nd September 2011. Relaxing and gentle exercise...

Stress Control Classes

Every Wednesday 5.00pm - 6.30pm starting on 28th September 2011 at the Isabella Centre. This is a six week course facilitated by the Northumberland Care Trust and it's FREE.

If you feel that you could benefit from some advice and instruction on how to control your stress then please come along to the Centre. All are welcome!

Zumba Classes

A new Thursday class is due to start on the 6th October 2011 from 5.30pm - 6.30pm. Our Tuesday class returns from the 13th September at the usual time of 10.00 - 11.00am.

Baby Signing Classes Back Once More

The unique Tiny Talk baby signing classes are to return after a summer break on Fridays at 1.30pm.

Want to know what it's all about? See our feature article for more information.

Youth Club Returns

Youth Club has resumed after their summer break.

For 9-13 year olds the Youth Club is organised by qualified and experienced staff and has many activities: Pool, Wii, Playstations, Table Football, Air Hockey, Arts and Crafts, Sports, Drama and much more...

Mondays at 6.30 - 8.30pm

The Return of Tiddlywinks

Blyth Valley Sure Start Children Centre and Tiddlywinks are having fun, once again, at the Isabella Community Centre.

Pre-School children and adults can join in and stretch, dance with fabrics, sing together and explore fun using their imagination and body movements.

£1.00 per family per session and no need to book.

Fridays for six weeks 4th Nov - 9th Dec: 1.30pm - 2.30pm

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

Car Boot Sale

Sunday 16th October 2011 in the Isabella Centre car park (or inside if wet)

Sellers 8.00am £10 entry

Admission 9.00am - 12.00pm 50p (under 5s go FREE)

Tables provided, but please book early as only 20 tables are available

Tickets available from the Isabella Centre reception. Phone 01670 543773

Look Out for the 5p Bus

The 5p bus is a project of St Cuthbert's Care and will be in the Isabella Community Centre car park on Wed 12th October 2011 and every second Wednesday thereafter at approx 2.00pm.

  • Good quality ladies, gents and babies clothes and shoes
  • Books and DVDs
  • Toiletries and toys 
  • and much more...
All at only 5p per item

County Council SE Area Committee

There will be a meeting of the South East Area Committee of the Northumberland County Council on Wednesday 14th September 2011 at 6.00pm in the main hall of the Isabella Centre.

This meeting is open to the press and public.

The agenda, including a report on a petition regarding the Bates Colliery rail line, will be available at the meeting or see for more details.

Monday, September 5, 2011

Blyth Town Council Meeting

There will be a meeting of Blyth Town Council Assets Committee with allotment holders at the Isabella Centre on Tuesday 13th September 2011 at 7.00pm. In the Function Room.

Blast From the Past - Blyth Power Station

A news documentary of the power station from 1989 with flashbacks to the 1960s with views across the town.

Too Close for Comfort

Up-and-coming band "Too Close for Comfort", managed by our IT technician Andrew Fawcus crank it up in the Age UK day centre room.

Shenanigans Week - the Photo Gallery

Visit this Facebook page from Headway Arts to view a photo gallery of what went on during their week at the Isabella Centre during the summer holidays and the making of Tim the Turtle at the beach.