Belmont Community Association


Belmont Community Association

Farewell to Tammy and Gerry Lee and helpers of Belmont Baby and Toddler Group

Sadly, due to falling numbers, Belmont Baby and Toddler Group has had to stop running.  BCA would like to thank Tammy, Gerry and all those who have supported the Toddler Group over the years. Please join us for a coffee morning with the opportunity to make donations for toys and equipment. 10-12 noon Thursday 12th … Read moreFarewell to Tammy and Gerry Lee and helpers of Belmont Baby and Toddler Group

Winter Newsletter

Charity No 1177041 WINTER NEWSLETTER 2019/20 COMMUNITY ACTIVITY Thank you for supporting Belmont Community Association (BCA) by hiring our facilities over the last 12 months.   At the Community Centre, our three meeting rooms and hall have been used for over 4,000 hours, ensuring that we are able to meet our £36,000 running costs.   On Belmont … Read moreWinter Newsletter

Hallmark Quality Standard

Belmont Community Association (BCA) has been awarded a Hallmark quality standard for village halls, at all levels, for the second time.   The examination covered governance, health & safety, security, licences, social awareness, forward planning and development.   Assessor Isla Ballard from Durham Community Action, who carried out the assessment, commented “Belmont Community Association continue to impress; … Read moreHallmark Quality Standard

Defibrillator installed outside the community centre

You will be pleased to learn that our new defribrillator is now located outside Belmont Community Centre and is operative from today.   Thank you to Lesley, Katie and Eric for financial support, through your Neighbourhood Budgets, and Lesley for setting up a meeting with the North East Ambulance Service (NEAS) to get us started with … Read moreDefibrillator installed outside the community centre

Changes To Trustees

Trustee Changes Out with the old………………… Trustees have bid farewell to Bill Moir, who has chaired Belmont Community Association (BCA) for the last four years.   Bill had overseen a transformation of the Community Centre, through a comprehensive modernisation programme, and secured a three year “shared use agreement” with Belmont Community School for use of their … Read moreChanges To Trustees

Re-furbishment of Accessible Toilet and the Sports Hall Floor

The accessible toilet in the community centre has now been re-furbished, thanks to grant funding from Banks Community Fund. The high quality work was carried out by Dragonville Interiors. The floor in Caldecote Hall has been sanded and a new laquer finish has been applied by Floorcraft NE with funding from the Neighbourhood Budget of … Read moreRe-furbishment of Accessible Toilet and the Sports Hall Floor

Press release

Belmont Community Association, which operates from its fully accessible community centre, off Sunderland Road in Gilesgate Moor and works in partnership with Belmont Community School to provide sports facilities outside of school hours, has bid farewell to its two longest serving members of the Management Committee. Alex Wilson, a former head teacher of Belmont Community … Read morePress release