Eastlea Community Centre Blog

Our blog will report on events that have been held at the Centre. It is an opportunity for us to share community successes, community views and photographs of the event. 

Changing of the guard, as Irene steps down and Adam takes over.
The full-time, fixed-term contract carries a salary from £26,325
“It’s changed my life, thank you.” Those are the words of Jacqui Williams, summing up the impact a weekly lunch club run by volunteers and funded by Believe Housing has had on her life.
Eastlea Community Centre turned red, white and blue to mark the Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla.
Our Louie's Place coffee bar had a lovely surprise international visit from family who'd driven the length of the country to see "Auntie Louie's Place".
He may be a mean one, but Mr Grinch helped Eastlea Community Centre break all records with its Christmas grotto and fayre this year!
With the weather turning colder, Eastlea Community Centre has become one of the many places which are now providing a “warm hub” – a safe, warm and friendly environment where everyone is welcome.
Coffee drinkers are honouring the memory of one of Eastlea Community Centre’s much-loved community volunteers.
We were proud and delighted to see the Seaham Colliery miners' lodge banner off from Eastlea Community Centre on its journey to Durham Miners' Gala.
Eastlea Community Centre let its hair down and partied to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, and the Centre’s own 50th anniversary.