Social Events

Tea on Thursday

Tea On Thursday is an afternoon tea club for older residents of Ushaw Moor and the surrounding communities, especially those who live alone and wish to benefit from conversation and activities in a safe, friendly atmosphere.
The group meets every Thursday between 1 – 3pm in Ushaw Moor Catholic Club. There is a small charge for the afternoon tea of homemade cakes, sandwiches savouries etc.
The group have enjoyed a range of outings over the years, including day trips, meals out, concerts and even a mini cruise.
Anyone interested in joining us are more than welcome to call in at their convenience.

Tuesday Club

Tuesday Club is organised by St. Joseph’s parishioners and held in St. Joseph’s Parish Centre, Langley Park. It takes place every Tuesday between 12.30pm-2.30pm and is open to everyone in the community.

It is primarily a social gathering where friends can meet and enjoy activities and refreshments.

Parish Centre

The Parish Centre at Newhouse built in 1998 under the direction of Fr John Clohosey is situated on the site of the former junior school. It is utilised by many different groups from within the parish, the family of parishes and the wider community. There is a very popular coffee morning organised by a group of parishioners after Sunday morning mass.

Ushaw Moor Catholic Club (Est. 1976)

Situated in Ushaw Moor, off Durham Road, and adjacent to St. Joseph’s Church the club has ample car parking facilities.

The club is open on Thursday, Friday & Saturday: 7pm – 11pm Sunday: 12 – 2pm, 7pm – 11pm.

All are welcome whether you wish to join in any of our activities or just have a social drink and a chat with friends in our comfortable lounge or have a game of bingo, pool, darts or dominoes. Saturday night, entertainment in the form of vocalists, on alternate weeks, or you can relax in the lounge where children are welcome until 10pm.

The club has great support from its regular users and welcomes both Catholics and non-Catholics. It has friendly staff always at hand to help and serve

2 Till 4 Club

The 2 till 4 club is a group of older people who meet in Ushaw Moor Catholic Club every Tuesday from 2pm – 4pm. We have been in existence for over 19 years and are still very active. A group of enthusiastic ladies organise the afternoon activities and outings. These include dominoes, darts, quiz, bingo, raffle, refreshments and best of all, company, conversion and friendship. Shopping trips and meals out are also arranged.

Halls for hire

The Catholic Club Ushaw Moor, St Joseph’s Parish Centre Langley Park and Newhouse Centre can be hired for events. Please contact the parish office: 0191 373 0219