Welcome to Gosforth Garden Village Association

 

The Gosforth Garden Village Association is a community base run by the community for the community. It is a welcome place where people of all ages come together to socialise, exercise, be creative, have fun and take part in learning. Please use the tabs above to navigate through the site.

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WI Garden Village

We are a group of ladies of varying ages who meet monthly at Garden Village Association Hall.  If you’re interested in becoming a member you can come along and try us out.  We meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 7.30pm.

For more details please contact:

President:  Barbara Young 0191 2635047 or 07425 189520

Secretary:  Maureen Harrison 0191 9033459 or 07981 210795

Latest News

Enid McQueen’s Commemorative Bench

Enid McQueen’s Commemorative Bench

At the last committee meeting I explained how Sandy McQueen had very kindly donated a bench to the Tennis club, to commemorate her mother Enid's life, and long service to the club as treasurer for a period of 28 years! As promised I enclose a couple of Photos of the...

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Results of GGVA boundary questionnaire

Results of GGVA boundary questionnaire

Results of Boundary changes questionnaire We asked you if you would like to increase the boundary of Garden Village for the purposes on the governing deeds. 96% agreed with these changes or made no objection. You said it was a ‘great idea, long overdue, more inclusive...

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Photographs and stories of past events within the village

The new website brings with it many opportunities to easily present and share a much wider range of information. One such example is the Gallery where you will find photographs of past events from the 1920’s onwards. If you have any photographs, stories or memorabilia...

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GGVA Noticeboard on Hollywood Avenue

At last we have a noticeboard on the cemetery fence immediately after the road - Shield Grove. The notice board and location are in direct response to many requests over a number of years. This seemingly modest addition would not have been achieved with an inordinate...

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Covid Secure

Covid Secure

Following a Covid-19 Risk Assessment the Village hall is safe to reopen. Various areas and items within the hall have been sectioned off; the number of people in the hall at the same time calculated; sanitiser, soap, water and paper towels provided along with a new...

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Wi-Fi

After an enormous amount of time and effort by many but particularly Chrissie (Hall) and Pat (Harvey) the Village Hall finally has Wi-Fi. This significantly broadens the potential activities and events, for example cinema evenings; introductory sessions to using ipad,...

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