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Congresbury Gardens and Allotments Association

 

Activity To promote an interest in Allotments and Gardens. Encourage good practice, enjoyment and the benefits of having an allotment. Help and advise members on cultivation and sustainability. Liaise with the Parish council on matters concerning the allotments site and its environs.
Details Congresbury Allotments and Gardeners Association was formed to represent the tenants of Congresbury Parish Council who rent a plot on the Bristol Road Allotments. Membership gives the opportunity to obtain 50% discount on seeds from Kings and of 10% on garden supplies  purchased from the Garden Park centre, 2 miles down the A370 at the left turn for Puxton. The allotments shop will open on 4 consecutive Saturday mornings in Spring for the sale of bamboo canes, Growmore  and slug pellets. Non-allotment holders are welcome to join and will enjoy the same discount benefits as allotment holders. Please visit our Web Site
Contact Rod Stephens (833512). Janet Dickson (835055). Dave Miles (832893) (all 01934)

Congresbury History Group

Activity Research into the history and archaeology of Congresbury.
Details Hold monthly meetings with a speaker. Organise guided walks.
Collect photographs of the village. Undertake research.
Publish booklets.
Visit our web site
Contact Chris Short Phone 01934 833764 Email chriscongar@hotmail.co.uk

Congresbury Gardening Club

Activity Learn about and visit gardens, enter your best in the Shows. Monthly meetings from September to May.
Details Please visit our Web Site
Contact Janet Edwards Phone 01934 832557 Email 100jedwards@gmail.com

Congresbury Methodist Church

Activity  Sunday services, Bible study groups, Women’s Bright Hour, Ladies Friendly Society, Tuesday Luncheon Club
Details Minister: Rev Julie Letts. Phone: 01934 852314
Please visit our Web Site
To book the Methodist Hall click on link in the Business & Services page.
Contact Ken Hill Phone 01934 833440 Email  julie.letts@sky.com

Congresbury Millennium Green

Activity Village green straddling the Congresbury Yeo in the centre of the village. The green is run by volunteers and helpers to keep the green tidy are always welcome.
Details  With the River Yeo flowing through the middle, rhynes around the edges, mature trees and extensive views, the Green and quiet field linked by the Millennium Bridge is at the centre of village life in Congresbury. The perfect place to picnic, fly a kite, take the kids to play, walk the dog, take the air, sketch, play, chat or just sit and enjoy the views.
Contact  Mary Short
Chairman, Management Committee
Phone  01934 833764

Congresbury Over 60’s Club

Activity  Social activities on alternate Tuesday afternoons 2:30 to 4:00pm in the War Memorial Hall.
Details  A great variety of entertainment with tea and biscuits at each meeting. Annual coffee morning, Christmas lunch. Monthly coach trips between April and September.
Contact  Irving Prowse Phone 01934 832004

Congresbury Recreation Club

Activity  To provide sports and recreation facilities for the village of Congresbury and surrounding areas.
Cricket, Football, Tennis, Skittles, Darts, Pool.
Function room available for private hire.
Well stocked bar with real ales.
SKY TV and large screen.
Details  Open 7:30-11:00pm Mon-Fri, 4:00-11:00pm Sat, 12:00-3:00pm Sun.
Meat raffle every Sunday at 2:00pm.
Click here for Web Site.

 

Contact Bookings & general enquiries Maggs Barlow (Club Steward) Phone  01934 832150                 Email  maggs@congresburyclub.co.uk
Club Affairs  Marcus Searle(Secretary)  Email marcus@congresburyclub.co.uk

Congresbury Senior Citizens’ Lunch Club

Activity Provides a two course lunch, plus tea or coffee, for up to 45 Congresbury senior citizens once a fortnight in the Old School Rooms.
Details Congresbury Senior Citizens’ Lunch Club meets once a fortnight on a Thursday at 1pm in the Old School Rooms.
A delicious home cooked two-course lunch, plus tea or coffee, at a total cost of £3.00, is provided for up to 45 people, by volunteers.
Transport may be available if required by Yeo Valley Lions’ minibus and Congresbury Community Transport (Bluey).
If you would like to join in this enjoyable social occasion, please contact Kate Herbison for further information and to book a place for yourself, a friend or relative.
Contacts Kate Herbison Phone 01934 833521 Email kateherbison@hotmail.com
Marilyn Howells 01934 838843

Congresbury Singers

Activity Small(40) friendly mixed voice choir with members from Congresbury and nearby villages
Details Recent concerts included music from: Favourite operas; The American South, including familiar spirituals;  Films and Musicals down the years; Much loved English songs; Bach’s St Mathew’s Passion and, always popular, our eclectic Christmas concerts, Something for everyone!

Rehearsals – 8.00pm  Tuesdays in Old School Rooms (OSR) and concerts mainly in OSR or Church, and an annual touring performance elsewhere in North Somerset

For more information see our Facebook Page –  click here

Contacts: Paul Adams (Chairman)  Phone  01275 878740

or Liz Sampson (Secretary)  Phone 01934 876104

Congresbury Tennis Club

Activity  We are a friendly tennis club, providing facilities to support and encourage the playing of tennis for all ages and abilities from the village and the surrounding area. The club offers social and competitive tennis as well as coaching opportunities for all ages and levels.
Details  Please visit our web site.
Contact Michael and Alexa Holder Phone  01934 830214 Email tennis@congresbury.net

Congresbury Youth Club

Activity To inspire and challenge young people to change our world.
Details Choice: a range of opportunities designed for young people.
Welcome: a chance to meet other young people and adults in a safe and friendly environment.
Support: to help young people make informed choices and decisions, and to be listened to without being judged.
Equality: opportunities to question and judge attitudes in a positive way.
Contact  Sarah Storey Phone  07825 453 765 Email  sarahstorey13@gmail.com
Alex Ballard 07894 338 995

Congresbury Youth Partnership

Activity A registered charity (1096207) set up in February 2002, our objectives are:

  • Providing activities for young people predominantly in the age range 8 to 14 in the village of Congresbury.
  • Promoting and developing teenage and adult volunteering and young people’s involvement in the community.

Details Please visit our Web Site

Contact  Sarah Storey Phone  07825 453765 Email sarah@congsyp.org.uk
Alex Ballard 01934 853201

Cubs and Beavers

Activity Camping, craft and other outdoor activities
Details Cubs (aged 8 -10½) meet on Thursdays from 6.30 to 8.00
Beavers, meet on Fridays
Contact Alex Ballard Phone  01934 853201 Email  alex.ballard@axescouts.org.uk