Activities and Contacts

Sharing Life Wheldrake

   Activities Sheet

General Interest

Women’s Institute

WI       When? - 2nd Wednesday on each month 7pm

Who? - Sue Pontin (Chair)

Where? - White Rose House

Gardening Club          

When? - 1st Monday in Month (April - November)

Who? - Chris Thackray

Community Archaeology       

When? - Ad hoc

Who? - Jon Kenny,

Allotment Association

When? – Ad hoc

Who? – Laurence George

Where? – Wheldrake Allotments

Afternoon Fellowship     

When? – 2-3pm, 1st Wednesday of the month

Who? – Ros Burgess

Where? – Church Cottage

Café in the cottage    

When? – 3rd Tues of the month, 10am

Who? – Catherine Grieveson

Where? – Church Cottage

Computer Club           

When? – Wednesday, once a month

Who? – Trevor Burgess

Where? – Wenlock Arms

Jigsaw Club    

When? – Wednesdays 10.45am

Who? – Helen Kitchen

Where? – Church Cottage

Photography Club      

When? – Facebook: photography addicts

Who? – Karen Gilks and Andrew Woodcock

Where? –Facebook

Wheldrake singers     

When? – Ad hoc

Who? – Robin Black

St Helen’s Church, Wheldrake           

When? – Sunday services 10am, 1st Sunday of the month – all age worship, 3rd Sunday of the month – family morning

Who? – Rev. Ian Kitchen and Helen Kitchen

Where? – St Helen’s Church

Chill out Church          

When? – 5pm, 2nd Sunday of the month

Who? - Rev. Ian Kitchen and Helen Kitchen

Where? – St Helen’s Church

Wenlock Arms Coffee Morning         

When? – last Friday of the month, 10am till midday

Who? – Lisa Elwers

Where? – Wenlock Arms

Wheldrake Recreation Association

WRA    Who? – Paul Butler (Chair), Adrianne Harker (Treasurer and Bookings Secretary)

Where? – the village hall

Wheldrake Parish Council      

When? – last Wednesday of the month

Who? – Rob Arnold (Chair)

Wheldrakians Facebook Page

Who? – Lucy and Mike Rigley (admins)

Wheldrake Cinema Club        

When? – showing films throughout the year

Who? – Charlotte Tomkies

Where? – Wheldrake village hall

History Club   

When? – 1st Wednesday of each month, 7.30pm

Who? – Adrianne Harker

Where? – Wenlock Arms back room


Clubbercise Fitness

When? – Thursdays, at 6.15pm and then at 7.15pm

Who? – Ben Richards

Where? – Wheldrake village hall

Pilates Fitness

When? – Wed, 9.45-10.45am, and 11-12pm

Who? – Catherine Robinson

Where? – White Rose House

Senior Football (over 16s)     

Who? – Ben Tunningley

Where? – Wheldrake village hall


When? – Thursdays, 7pm-8.30pm

Who? – Rebecca Badby (07980 866456)

Where? – White Rose House

Turus Boot Camp       

When? – Mon and Wed, 6.30pm-7.15pm

Who? – Michael Hall (

Where? – Wheldrake Village Hall

Bollywood Dance       

When? – Wed, 7pm

Who? – Annette Webb

Where? – Thorganby Village Hall

Fight Fit 45     

When? – Fridays, 6.30pm

Who? – Ben James (

Where? – Wheldrake Village Hall

Wheldrake Tennis Club          

When? – Mon training, Tues mixed, Sun men’s doubles

Who? – David Marsh

Where? – Wheldrake Tennis Club

Table Tennis   

When? – Tues, 7.30-8.30pm

Who? – Taff Bowles

Where? – Wheldrake Village Hall

Wheldrake Cricket Club         

When? – evening training and weekend matches

Who? – Barbra Sutton Carter (secretary)

Where? – Wheldrake village Hall

Junior Activities

Wheldrake with Thorganby Primary School  

When? – Monday to Friday, 8.55am – 3.20pm

Who? – Alison Shaw (head teacher)

Where? – Wheldrake with Thorganby Primary School

Wheldrake Preschool and Playgroup

When? – mon to thurs, 8.30am-3pm

Who? – Rachel Elliot (manager), Sarah Levitt (chair)

Where? – Wheldrake village hall


Junior Football           

When? – Saturday am, training during the week

Who? – Nathan Kruse

Where? - Wheldrake Village Hall

Wheldrake Out of School Club (WOoSC)      

When? – mon to fri, 7.30am-9am, and 3.20pm-6pm

Who? – Karen Coman

Where? – School Community Room / Wheldrake Village Hall

Derwent Danceworks

When? – Sat am and Wed 2.15pm-2.45pm (preschool)

Who? – Miss Kate

Where? – Thorganby Village Hall

Derwent Danceworks

When? – sat 3pm-5pm

Who? – Miss Kate

Where? – Wheldrake Village Hall

Derwent Danceworks – Street Dance When? – Wednesday

Who? – Miss Kate

Where? – Thorganby Village Hall

Thorganby Toddler Group     

When? – tues 10am – 11.30am

Who? – Katherine Bartyla

Where? – Thorganby Village Hall

Wheldrake Preschool Tea and Tots    When? – Monday 10-11.30am

Who? – Sarah Levitt (Chair)

Where? – Wheldrake Village Hall

Wheldrake Tennis Club          

When? - Monday and Wednesday coaching

Who? – Matt Ward (

Where? - Wheldrake Tennis Club, Village Hall

Youth Club     

When? – Mon 6.30pm-8.30pm, Wed 7pm-9pm

Who? – Kirsty Harvey

Where? – Wheldrake with Thorganby Primary School

Preschool Football     

When? - Friday 10.10am-11am

Who? – Greg, Impact Football Schools

Where? – Thorganby Village Hall

Church Toddler Group           

When? – Thurs 10am

Who? – Catharine Greiveson

Where? – Church Cottage


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