Regular Hall Groups

To Avoid Disappointment Please Confirm With That Group/Clubs Contact Before Turning Up To A Meeting,

Days and Times DO Change.

School Holidays many clubs are closed

R.M. Drama Club

No Regular Meetings

The Riding Mill Drama Club hold plays in the Parish Hall usually twice a year in the spring and autumn.

We have our own website with a vast archive of photos and information collected over the years since 1950.

President Anne Lawrence


60s to 90s Who Cares? 

Exercise Group

Fridays 10.30 - 11.30

Parish Hall

The Riding Mill Keep Fit club holds its exercise classes in the Parish hall every Friday at 10.30 until 11.30

Designed for the less able these are gentle exercises.

Contact Linda Shepherd

No Email.. Tel 01434 682069

R.M. Choral Society

Mondays 7.15 - 9.30

Parish Hall

We usually meet in the Parish Hall on Monday evenings See website for full details.

Contact, Charlotte Waters

Scouts Riding Mill



Millennium Hall

Mostly Term Time

Tues: 6.30 – 8.00: Cub Scouts:  (8-10.5 years)

Friday 6-7 pm: Beaver Scouts:

(6- 8 years)

Friday 7.30 – 9.15 p.m.: Scouts: (10.5 – 14 years)

Contact, David McKenzie

Tel 01434 682771

R,M. Bridge Club

Fridays 1.00 - 5.00

Parish Hall

Details of this club to follow

Contact Pam Niven

01434 682394

No Email 

No Email

Body Grooving

Sat 10.00 - 11.00

Millennium Hall

Finding health in joyful movement.

No dance experience needed.

All ages welcome.

Ladies Only

Contact, Allison Austick

Tel 07502121617/ 01434 682466


Wed 6.45 - 7.45 pm

Parish Hall

Thu 10.30 - 11.30

Millennium Hall

NEW for 2020

Release tightness and tension through stretching and strengthening & rebalancing yoga.

Contact, Clare



Mon 3.00 - 4.45 (Term Time)

Parish Hall

Details to follow

Contact, Paula Pocock

Tel 07885 468566

Barber Bus

Last Friday In The Month

9.40 - 12.45

Parish Hall

Have your haircut in the Parish Hall supper room, Mens and Ladies cuts from £6.00 No appointment needed.

Click below for more information.


Susan Twizell 07712 609057

"Drop In"

Tuesdays 2.00-4.00
Millennium Hall

From Tues 15th June 2021

Drop In is a new get together for all to catch up with all that is going on in Riding Mill and beyond and if the weather is fine we can sit outside otherwise inside.


​Just Turn Up

​There is Tea/Coffee and snacks available (donations welcome) and the chance of joining in some activities if you wish or just have a catch up

Organiser Jan Walmsley

Badminton Club

Thursdays 10.00 - 12.00

Parish Hall

Details of this club to follow

Contact, Evelyn Downs

No Email 

No Email

R M Photographic Club

2nd Wed (exc Aug )

Parish Hall

The Photographic Society meet in the Parish Hall Annexe on the Second Wednesday of every Month at 7pm.

Our aim is to promote the hobby of photography in all its forms and at all skill levels. They mount an Annual Exhibition of Photographs to share their images with everyone.

Contact, Rosie Cunningham

Tel 07415912237

Mortal Fools Youth Theatre

Stage 3 (Ages 11-15) Tuesdays 6:00 - 8:00pm 

Parish Hall (term time only)

Stage 2 (Ages 7-11) Thursdays 5:00 - 6:30pm Millennium Hall (term time only)

Mortal Fools is a multi-award-winning, professional theatre, drama and creative learning company. Click below for more Information.

Contact, Zoe Anderson

Tel 0191 5801250

Northumbria Healers

11.30 - 5.00 Last Sat of the month (NOT Bank Holls)

Parish Hall

Details Of Your Club

Contact, Pam Down

Art Club

1st and 3rd Wednesdays

7.00 - 9.30

Millennium Hall

Our club is open to adults of all ages and artistic abilities.

Contact, Janet Bennett

Tel 01434 682478

Happy Hounds

Thurs 7.00 - 9.00

Millennium Hall

For more information please click the link below to go to my website

Contact, Jenny Sandiford

Tel 07808218999

Film Club

Usually 2nd Friday of the month

Parish Hall

A film night with food themed on the film that is showing.

To find out more information about what's on and links to preview the films go to our film club page (click below)


Judy Wilthew

R.M. Maintenance Group

Millennium and

Parish Hall

Various times

Help keep our halls in top condition by helping our maintenance volunteers with small painting and repair work.

For more information click below.


Graham Walmsley 07593215785

Women's Institute

1st Thursdays 7.30 - 9.00

Parish Hall

We meet at the Parish Hall, Millfield Road, Riding Mill at 7.30pm on the first Thursday of the Month, except August.

Our programme includes speakers, demonstrations, and entertainment with organised outings and fundraising events including Film Shows and Afternoon Tea.

Contact, Barbara Nelson

01434 682739

Pot Luck Lunch

Monthly Tuesday 

12.00 - 2.00

Parish Hall

All Welcome Full Details on our webpage (click below)


Anne Lawrence Or

Christine Andersen

Table Tennis Club

Mondays 7.00 - 9.00

Millennium Hall

Tuesdays 2.00 - 3.00

Parish Hall

Both clubs cater for all ages and abilities, and will always welcome new-comers.


Contact, Anne Lawrence.



Contact Mark Twefintree



Mon 5.00 - 6.00 Children

Mon 6.00 - 7.00 Adults

Parish Hall

For more information please check out our website and Facebook pages below.

Our website,

Facebook page

Contact, Peter Atkinson

Tel: 07912 533164

Carpet Bowls Club

Mondays 1.00 - 5.00

Parish Hall

Details of this club to follow

Contact Graham Walmsley

on 07593215785

Or Bill Law

R. M. Tennis Club

Parish Hall

Meetings TBA.

The Riding Mill tennis club.

Contact, Rob Archer


Phone 0795 7509514


Wed 10.00 Level 1

Wed 11.00 Level 2

Parish Hall

or Millennium Hall

Beginner courses available

Contact, Paula

​Tel 07990 774069

R.M. Noteables

(Ladies Who Sing)

Wed 1.30 - 2.30

Parish Hall

£2.50 per session

All Ladies Welcome


Email Suzanne