Fulwell, Roker and Seaburn - Down Your Way

Fulwell Karate Club members with their trophies from a self-defence course.  The club meets from 2pm to 3pm on Saturdays in Fulwell Community Centre.
Fulwell Karate Club members with their trophies from a self-defence course. The club meets from 2pm to 3pm on Saturdays in Fulwell Community Centre.
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Fulwell Neighbourhood Watch Senior Citizens’ Christmas party will be held in Mill View Club on Wedneday, December 16, from 1pm. Tickets are available from Smith’s Shoe Services, Sea Road, Fulwell.

Fulwell Art Club is staging an exhibition in Fulwell Library. Some of the works are avaible to buy.

A Christmas fair and coffee morning will take place in All Saints’ Church Meeting room, Fulwell Road, on Saturday from 10am. There will be mince pies, raffle, bric-a-brac, costume jewellery, cakes, tombola, memorabilia, and vicar’s birthday stall.

Seaburn Ladies’ Probus will meet on Thursday, December 10, in the Roker Hotel at 10am for 10.30am for entertainment by Stuart Cameron, followed by Christmas lunch.

A Christmas fair will be held in Springtide Cove, Dock Street, Roker, on Friday, December 11, from 11am to 4pm.

Sunderland Lifeboat Guild invites you to a Christmas coffee morning at Lifeguard Station, Marine Walk, Roker, on Saturday, December 12, from 10am to noon. Entrance is £2 includes coffee or tea and a mince pie. Lifeboat souvenirs, cakes and biscuits will be on sale.

Reading Hack Volunteer for ages 13-plus is hoping to support and promote reading and digital activities for children and young people in Sunderland Libraries. You could be involved with and gain experience in planning and delivering activities for children and young people.You will be selecting library books for young people and be able to take part in volunteer opportunities within Sunderland Libraries as well as developing communication, organisation and teamwork skills. Go along to Fulwell Library tomorrow from 4pm to 5m to find out more.

Seaburn Men’s Probus Club meets in Roker Methodist Church, at the junction of Lonsdale Road and Roker Park Road, tomorrow at 10am.

Sunderland Philatelic Society will meet in the hall of Roker Methodist Church, on the corner of Roker Park Road and Lonsdale Road, tomorrow at 7pm. President’s Night, entertainment provided by Mr R Blakey. For details, call Fred Greener on 3852196.

Fulwell Society meets tonight for a Christmas celebration at 7.30pm in Fulwell Community Centre, Chapman Street. This will be the final meeting as the society will close through lack of numbers. Entrance is £1, which includes refreshments.

Sunderland Public Libraries runs a home delivery service providing books and audio items to customers who are unable to access a library themselves, either due to age, ill health, disability or long or short term mobility problems. If you know anyone who would benefit from this service, contact your nearest library or if you live in the Sunderland North area, ring 0191 5618103.

If you are feeling lonely and would like a chat, pop along for a game of bingo at Audrey’s coffee morning every Wednesday in the Blue Bell from 11am. Phone Audrey on 0191 548 0855 for more details.

Monkwearmouth Local History Group will meet on Monday, December 7 at 2pm in the Fellowship Room at Roker Methodist Church, Roker Park Road, Roker. Speaker Phil Curtis will talk on Victorian Sunderland. Mince Pies will be served.

The Players present the ever popular December Nights an evening of seasonal song at the Watch House, Pier View, Roker on Thursday and Friday. There will be a bar and raffle. Tickets are £7, available from Rose on 0191 5292651.

A Fulwell ward surgery will be held in Fulwell Library, Dene Lane, on Saturday from 10.30am to 11.30am when one of the ward councillors, Howe or Francis, will be in attendance. Councillor Beck will be in attendance from 10am to 11am.