News & Events

Whorlton Village Community Association and Village Hall

Whorlton Village Diary

Hatha Yoga with Jane:

Tuesday Morning Classes 9.30am to 11.00am
Whorlton Village Hall
Contact Jane for details:
Tel: 07798 801231

Polling Day:

Thursday 4th July 7am to 10pm Whorlton Village Hall -
Election of Member of Parliament for the Bishop Auckland constituency (General Election)

Whorlton Village Hall Coffee Morning:

Saturday 13th July from 10.00am till noon - £4.00 per person.
All welcome to enjoy a lovely cuppa and delicious home-baked cakes.

Whorlton Women’s Institute (Whorlton Village Hall):

Come along and meet the Whorlton Women’s Institute members. The WI offers women the opportunity to connect with their local communities in a fun, friendly and inclusive space.

We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month – April to October at 7pm and November to March at 2pm.

Interested… please contact Durham Federation on 07932 434025,
Email Whorlton WI Secretary; or

We look forward to welcoming you.

The next WI meeting will be Tuesday 9th July at 7pm – “Letting the Cat out of the Bag“, illustrated talk on the history of sayings by Dave Dean.

Folksy Theatre Company present ‘As You Like It’

a comedy by William Shakespeare on Whorlton Village Green, Tuesday 16th July at 7pm. Bring your picnics and folding chairs, settle back and enjoy this wonderful play performed outdoors on the village green because after all, as Touchstone says, ‘All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players…”!  

Tickets on the door £16 and £10 for children or from (box office tel: 0333 666 4466).

For more information please visit their website:

News about Whorlton Bridge can now be found on its own page here:

As You Like It - 16th July 2024 - 7pm

St Mary’s Church, Whorlton

Sunday 14th July at 4pm - special service Hymns & Pimms.
All most welcome to this summer celebration.

Sunday 28th July at 4pm - Holy Communion

- Sunday (2nd week in the month) – 9.00 am
Morning Prayer

- Sunday (4th week in the month) - 4.00 pm
Holy Communion

Everyone most welcome to our lovely church. We look forward to greeting new faces.

News and Events

New Projector Donated by VolkerLaser

April 2024

Members of the Whorlton community association have gathered to receive a new projector kindly donated by VolkerLaser.

Copper Beech Tree Planted on the Village Green

11th November 2023

Copper Beech Tree Planted on the Village Green in Remembrance of Queen Elizabeth II

Hire Whorlton Village Hall

If you want to rent out the hall for an event or to run some classes contact: Hall enquiries