Rowing Day at Ebchester

Rowing Day at Ebchester

Rowing returned to Ebchester for the first time in 40 years with the generous help of Hexham Rowing Club, who provided two boats and lots of expertise. Villagers tried their hand at rowing on the River Derwent, bringing back an activity which was at one time the...

WI’s Gathering at Ebchester

On Tuesday 29th September, Ebchester WI hosted its annual group meeting at Ebchester Community Centre. Our Chairman, Leonie Ducker, gave a warm welcome to chairmen, secretaries and members of Castleside, Consett, Edmundbyers, Lanchester and Satley Women’s Institutes....

Drumming up Talent

  Well, despite some last-minute nerves about the level of interest, the show went on, and what a show it was! 19 acts, ranging in age from 8 up to 175, showed us what they were made of – we had singers, bands, dancers, gymnasts, comics, cornet  players and a poet,...