Allen Smelt Mill Volunteers

Allen Smelt Mill was one of the principle lead smelting mills of the North Pennines throughout the 19th century. Although much of the mill has been demolished there are still extensive remains, especially of the very complex flu system, ore storage and the infrastructure for the water power. Much work has been done in recent … read more

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Allen Valleys Enterprise Ltd

Allen Valleys Enterprise Ltd (AVEL) is a community benefit society that has been set up to enable the local community to benefit from a wide range of potential commercial opportunities and businesses. It was established through the Allen Valleys Landscape Partnership Scheme, run by the North Pennines AONB Partnership between 2014 and 2018, with the … read more

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Allen Valleys Oil Buying Co-operative

The Allen Valleys Oil Buying Cooperative was set up in 2011 and now has over 200 members, including residents, businesses and organisations in the local community.  The group focuses on purchasing heating oil (kerosene), generally used domestically to heat homes, red diesel (also used for agricultural and industrial purposes as well as a home heating … read more

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Allendale Badminton Club

We are a friendly group of mixed age locals who enjoy 2 hours of badminton at the school hall every Wednesday evening from 7pm. Cost is just £4 on the night. Come and try.

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Allendale Bell Tower

We are a small band of ringers and normally ring for the Sunday 11am service and for weddings when requested. Practice Night – Wednesdays 7:30pm until 9pm (then you can find us in The King’s Head). Visitors always welcome. Sunday Service Ringing – Meet at 10.15am Joining the Band – If you live in the … read more

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Allendale Village Hall

There’s a lot about Allendale Village Hall that helps to make it the incredibly useful facility that it is. And much of that utility can help to make a party or a reception something to remember! Allendale Village Hall is fully licensed for the service of alcohol; the hall management run the bar for private … read more

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Catton Young Dancers

Catton Young Dancers is a creative dance class for children ages 7 – 11yrs. We meet weekly on a Thursday after school and work towards local performance opportunities. These have included Allendale Fair, Catton Fair and at The Queen’s Hall. Times: 4.30 – 5.45 Venue: Catton Village Hall Termly fee with each class at £3.50

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Springboard North East

Established in Allenheads for over 30 years Springboard aims to support the development of sustainable communities, where people have the skills needed for work and life. In addition to Allenheads the charity operates across the north east, with bases in Hartlepool, Peterlee, Sunderland, Hetton and Jarrow . Springboard provides a wide range of opportunities in … read more

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Tyendale Community Bank

Tynedale Community Bank (TCB) provides a local, community based range of affordable loans and secure savings, available to all those living or working across the whole of Northumberland. TCB is a fully regulated, professional, friendly and approachable organisation, here to provide a much-needed service, not to make a huge profit. Our key aims are: • … read more

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