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There are a range of activities and facilities available daily at the Hirst Welfare Centre in Ashington.
The Centre, on Alexandra Road (NE63 9NH), is operated by Active Northumberland and includes the following facilities;
An indoor spo
Only at Woodhorn Museum, in Ashington, can you see the stunning Ashington Group Collection of work.
This unique collection of more than 80 paintings was compiled by the original members of The Group themselves over many years. They felt the paint
Ashington Community Woodland is a large woodland on the former Ashington Colliery site. This fantastic green space covers approximately 135 hectares, lying immediately to the north of the centre of Ashington.
Ashington Flippers are providing swimming lessons for children aged 3+.
Activities take place at the Northumberland Church of England Academy, on Academy Way (NE63 9FZ), every Monday in term time, from 4.00pm till 5.00pm.
The lessons are for no
The Ashington Life Centre provides a ‘Teen Bar’ for young people in the town.
The 'American style' Teen Bar is open on a Monday and Tuesday, from 4.30pm-7.30pm, for young people aged 10-16.
The Life Centre is based at the O
Take a trip down to Ashington Market where you’ll be greeted by a host of friendly knowledgeable traders, selling a wide range of locally sourced fresh produce, handmade goods and gift ideas.
Ashington Market takes place every Tuesday f