ABOUT US

Bringing the community together!

Our Community Centre is a great venue with a vast array of modern facilities.  Whatever type of event you wish to hold, we have a flexible space for you.

 

We have a large hall to hire for corporate events or can be the perfect place to create a spectacular party venue or wedding reception. We also have a smaller room ideal for meetings and small classes.  Our versatile rooms can be tailored to your individual requirements in terms of layout and decoration.

 

Our excellent facilities are available to hire by all people, businesses and organisations across the region. These include, sound system with disco lights, fully stocked bar, commercial kitchen, fairy light curtain.

 

As a non-profit making charity, we are committed to reinvesting all funds back into the center and East Hartford community. 

We are local people who live, work, parent, grow-up and grow old in East Hartford. Community Is at the heart of what we do and who we are.

We provide activities and events to bring the community together. We host events throughout the year such as Easter hunts, summer fairs and we host annual Christmas events for both the children and adults. We have weekly activities including bingo, lunch club and pie and pea supper on the last Monday of every month. Clubs such as judo, tai chi and Artventurers use our center and welcome any newcomers. We provide room hire for parties and functions.

HISTORY

A brief look into our history.

The small communities of West Hartford and East Hartford were once Townships of the Parish of Horton.

The community of East Hartford developed around the colliery, which was made up of three pits Daisy shaft, Athey shaft which  sunk in 1858 and Scott shaft which sunk in 1866. The pit at East Hartford closed on 24th February 1961.

Map from 1896

Map from 1896

Colliery map from 1928

Colliery map from 1928

Miners at Hartford Colliery around 1900

Miners at Hartford Colliery around 1900

Scott Street

Scott Street

Earth closets at Scott Street

Earth closets at Scott Street

Mortimer Street

Mortimer Street

Mortimer Street

Mortimer Street

Mortimer Street

Mortimer Street

East Hartford Colliery

East Hartford Colliery

Scott Street, East Hartford Cramlington

United Kingdom NE23 3AP   (1160191)

01670 736353 

©2019 by East Hartford Community Centre.

Earth closets at Scott Street