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Broadway Communications Group
(website sponsor)

Organises village website, newsletter and contact


Broadway Fire Station
(website sponsor)

Broadway fire station is crewed by members of the local community who have undergone firefighting training to become retained firefighters. These men and women respond to emergency calls in their area in all conditions and whatever the time of day. The station currently has thirteen retained firefighters who meet on Monday evenings for training drills. One Scania Rescue Appliance can be swiftly deployed to any fire or rescue incident.



1st Broadway Brownies

For Girls age 7-10. Please contact for more information. Time/location not disclosed for safety reasons). Please put your daughter's name on the waiting list as soon as possible.  broadwaybrownies@aol.co.uk


Aria Dance Company

Aria Dance Company, classes for ages 5-14. Held at Broadway Youth Club on Mondays, Tuesday & Wednesdays during term time.  For further details, times etc visit their website or contact Arianna on 07951277847 

(correct at 6/2017)


Art Group

Meets Fridays 10am - 12 noon.  Phone for further details.

(correct at 7/2015

)


Broadway and District Cancer Support Group

Meets on 1st Thursday of each from 3-4pm in Signpost Offices, 4 Russell Square, off the High Street. Feel free to drop in. This group  provides support for cancer sufferers/survivors, carers, and family members; providing an opportunity for encouragement, information and fellowship.  (correct as at 6/2014)


Broadway Bookworms

Two different book groups meet on the 2nd and 3rd Tuesday of the month in the morning. Please enquire at Blandford Books about joining. One meets 2nd Tues.of the month at 8.30am at  Russell's Restaurant;  the other meets on the 3rd Tues.of the month at 8.45am


Broadway Bowling Club

Meets at the Bowling Club, Kennel Lane, Broadway, WR12 7DJ, most evenings from the end of April to mid-September Open to all age groups. Anyone welcome to try; tuition available. Full or social membership available. Skittles league runs through the winter months.


Broadway Cricket Club

Clubhouse, Snowshill Road, Broadway, WR12 7JS 858 182 Juniors have coaching Fri. 6:15-8pm. £5 /year plus £1/session; Mrs. K. Evans, Fairview, The Green, Broadway 852024. Venue is available for hire.


Broadway Embroidery Group

Meets at the Methodist Hall, on the First Thursday of the month, 10am -1pm. Small friendly group who enjoy embroidery of all types and sewing too.  An opportunity to learn new things and catch up on your UFOs! Small termly charge to include demonstrations by visiting tutors. (correct at Aug 2014)
 


Broadway History Society

Meet monthly (September to May) for talks etc on Broadway's history.  Local venues. Look in the Broadway Village Newsletter for next meetings or contact Mary Smith for info. Also on Facebook and Twitter.

(Correct at 1/2017)


Broadway Library

Opening Hours
Monday:    9.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday:    Closed
Wednesday:    9.30am - 4.30pm
Thursday:    Closed
Friday:    9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday:    9.30am - 1.30pm

Broadway Library is situated on Leamington Road, just off the High Street. There is a designated disabled parking space next to the library and a large public car park just across the road.

Library Activities include:

Bounce & Rhyme, One to One computer Courses, Family History Workshops and Book Clubs.

One off and short courses offered from time to time.  Pop in and see their notice board.

Library Facilities

  • Books, including best sellers and new publications. Item requests can be made from other libraries.
  • Magazines & periodicals
  • Local information, including Parish Newsletter
  • Photocopier & scanner
  • DVD's - Certificates U to 18.
  • Spoken Word CD's
  • Free use of computer for 2 hours a day
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Jigsaw Swap
  • Comfortable seating area to sit & have a drink from their machine.
  • Housebound reader service

(correct at 2/2017)

 


Broadway Music Makers

Wed. evenings term time 7:30-9pm at URC Hall. About 40 members sing in 4 part harmony, a varied programme. We give concerts locally twice a year. No auditions necessary. Subscription per half year is 10 pounds.


Broadway Natural History Society

Meets last Tuesday of the month 7:30pm at the Methodist Church Hall; to promote understanding and appreciation of the natural world in this locality. New members always welcome. Annual subs £10 or £2 per meeting. (No meetings July & August)

(correct at 9/2016)


Broadway Pilots

For everyone aged 5 to 18 years old. Games, crafts, activities, stories, music, trips, camps in a Christian setting.  Contact Mark to drop in and try it.

07542245560 or 01386 442022

(Correct as at 2/2014)


Broadway Players, The

Anyone is welcome, no experience needed. Support and admin. members as well as amateur performers are always needed. Meets at the Lifford Hall, twice weekly in 3 months preceding May/Nov performances.Prime objectives: have fun and contribute to village life.


Broadway Probus Club

Meets alternate Thursdays 10am, Willersey Village Hall. Guests must be introduced by a member. Members are retired business men. There is a speaker at every meeting.


Broadway Traders Association

Federation of businesses in Broadway and its surrounds


Broadway Trust,The

The Trust was founded in 1963 for the preservation and enhancement of the essential character of the village and its rural surroundings. Membership open to all who have these interests at heart. Contact Treasurer Jean Oliver 01386 852087.  The secretary & chairman designate is Robin Goldsmith 07826 521473. AGM at the Lifford Hall (members only) in May.

(correct at 31.3.2015)
 


Broadway United Football Club

Broadway United Football Club is a members club with 3 senior football teams and a thriving youth programme from Under 8's to under 18's.  New members both players and social members welcome. 

Facilities include 2 adult pitches, a junior pitch and Changing Rooms. Clubhouse with bar, pool table, dart board and Sky Sports on a big screen. Opening hours Saturday 12-3pm, Sunday 12-3pm, Friday Night 7.30-9pm as a minimum.  Football at home or live football on Sky will keep the Clubhouse open longer. 

Events such as quizzes, live music, darts etc held. Please see notices in Clubhouse for details.

Available to hire pitches or Clubhouse please contact committee. (Correct at 4/2014)

 

 


Broadway United Reformed Church - Activities
Church & Community Activities held in church hall:-
Games afternoon. 1st Tuesday monthly 2.4pm. Table top games for everyone.
Threads.  3rd Wednesday 2-4pm.  Needlework with Christian chat.
Neighbours on line. Fortnightly Wed 2-4pm. Computer classes for  beginners.
Look After yourself. Weekly Thursdays 10.30-12 noon. Excercise to music and Tai Chi
Today's Our Day. Weekly Thursdays 2-4pm. For people with dementia & companions.
 
Tel Mark on 07949296738 for more details or visit church magazine website
(Correct as at 2/2017)

Broadway United Youth Football Club meets at Milestone Ground, Childswickham Road; provides football coaching by qualified coaches to children from 8-15 years. Six teams are entered into district football leagues and fixutres are arranged for every weekend from September to April.

Broadway Whist Drive Club

Meets Tues 7:15-9:00pm, Communal Room, The Court, The Russells Estate. We welcome any age. (correct as 02/2014)


Broadway Youth Club

Meets Broadway Youth Centre, adjacent to Broadway First School in Lime Tree Avenue.  Meets Tues. for ages 5-19 from 6-8pm, Thurs. for ages 5-19, from 6-8pm.  Also is a venue available for hire.
 


Childswickham Evergreens

Meets 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 2-4pm. A friendly get-together for the over 60's with a speaker once a month. Refreshments available.  (correct at 7/2015)


Childswickham Quilters

Every Wednesday term time only, 10am-12 noon.  All levels welcome to work on own projects or follow a programme and instruction. Termly fee, payable in advance. (Correct at 6/2014)
 


Childswickham Women's Institute

We are affiliated to Worcester Federation and belong to the Avondale Group. Our members come from Childswickham and Broadway, and meet for talks, outings and social activities, with visitors welcome for a small fee. We meet on the first Wed of the month at 7.00 pm at the Childswickham Memorial Hall. Contact Mrs. Innes 01386 852740

(Correct as at 1/2017)


Churches Together in Broadway

Group that organises events that include all Christian denominations in Broadway, including Christmas carol singing, Good Friday walk of witness, bible/lent study groups.


Evesham and Area Ladies' Probus Club

Alternate Friday mornings- Friends Meeting House, Cowl St, Evesham A time/place where retired ladies can meet, share experienes, hear interesting talks, stay in touch with current affairs, enjoy excursions etc.

(Correct as at 1/2014)


Friends of St. Eadburgha's, The

The Friends support the ongoing use of the church as a place of worship and contribute actively to its maintenance and related costs. The Friends also promote the use of the church for recitals and concerts. The AGM is held at the church in May. For membership contact Mrs. Janet Mason, Honorary Treasurer on 852570 or email jchandjrm@btinternet.com .


Friends of St. Mary's School

To support and organise fundraising events for the school; meets 6 times a year at  the school.


Girl Guides

For girls aged 10-14. (Time/location not disclosed for safety reasons). It covers a variety fo activities outdoors and indoors, including sport, games, craft, cookery, and lots more. We also serve the local community as well as having holidays and camps.


Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway

Trading name of the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway Plc (GWSR), devoted to reopening as much as possible of the former Great Western Railway line between Cheltenham and Stratford upon Avon. The heritage railway is almost entirely run by volunteers, and operates between Cheltenham Racecourse Station and Laverton. It is currently extending the line northwards to Broadway and restoring the station.  The public are invited to consider becoming a Member of the Railway, volunteering, becoming a shareholder of the Plc, or sponsoring/donating. For more details see the GWSR website. (correct as at 1/2014)


Gordon Russell Trust, The

Gordon Russell Museum, Russell Square, High Street, Broadway, WR12 7AP Opening 1 Jan 2008; dedicated to the life and work of Gordon Russell and that of his company in the field of furniture and product design in the workshops based in Broadway


Hatha Yoga with Marian Moore

Broadway First School, Monday 7-8:30pm and Thursday 6:30-8pm.

An ancient discipline that can be enjoyed by anyone regardless of ability,  age or gender. Drop in or phone. Come and stretch, breathe and relax.  British Wheel of Yoga trained.

(correct at 6/2017)


House of the Open Door ecumenical, faith based community that runs retreats, conference and does outreach.

Knitting Circle

Every Wednesday from 10am - 12noon at Tisanes Tearooms.  For infromation contact Pat at the Wool Shop in Cotswold Court on 01386 853296

 

 


Lifford Hall Trustees

The trustees maintain the hall and make it available for hire. They ensure proper accounts are kept.

Sue Southern handles bookings. Please contact her on 01386 858725.


Little Heroes Breakfast, Pre-School and After School Club

Sessions running between 8.00 am to 5.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00am to 5.00pm Friday in term time. Preschool for age 2-5 years. Combinations of sessions available, including full days. 3-4 year funded places also available. 

For further details contact Natalie 01386 853337 - Option 3

(correct at 10/2016)


Royal British Legion- Broadway Branch

Meets 1st Thursday of every month, 8pm, at Broadway Bowling Green Clubhouse


Savvy

Savvy is a social informal networking group for professionals living and working in Broadway.  Come along for a chat & a drink - no formal agenda - new members welcome. Meetings 2nd Wednesday monthly 7.30pm at The Swan, Broadway. 

(Correct as at 07/2016)


Signpost - Help and Information Service

Signpost for help and information for all ages. Access to national agencies & special days for local charities. Photocopying.

Mon,Tues and Thurs 10am-1pm,

Relate counselling

Tues. 4pm-8pm - by appointment only

Cancer Support Group

1st Thur 3-4pm

Citizens Advice Bureau

Monthly by appointment - Dates & times advertised in Signpost Window.

(correct at 12/2016)


St Saviours Church

Catholic Church. Weekday Masses Tues 10 am Fri 11am.  Holy Days of Obligation 7pm. Saturday, Mass 17:00.

Daily mass schedules may change from time to time, and if so, will be posted at the entrance to the church


The Grapevine Magazine

The Grapevine Magazine promotes the Church of England parishes of St Michael and All Angels (Broadway) and St John the Baptist (Wickhamford). Over 500 copies are distributed in Broadway and Wickhamford. It is published monthly (except for January and August) and the last date for copy is the 10th of the previous month. Contact Michelle Ward.

((correct at 9/2016)


Tourist Information Centre

Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm

 

Sundays - 11am - 3 pm    

Whilst every effort is made to maintain the above hours they are subject to the availability of volunteer staff and may, on rare occasions, change or vary without prior notice and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.    

The TIC can be contacted on tel: 01386 852937 or visit their website.


U3A Gardening Group

North Cotswold U3A Gardening Group,  2nd Friday in the month, 

Childswickham Village hall, October to March, 10 am

Various garden venues, April to September, 2.30 pm.

Contact: Barbara Horden 01386 852145 or

Pat Poulter 01386 852720 (correct at 11/2015)


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