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Upcoming one-off Events

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Don't forget our regular events that happen weekly : scroll down for info ↓ 


Regular Events

Clothing Exchange

Thursdays 10:30AM - 12:30PM
(Upstairs during Community Coffee Shop)
Bring your children's outgrowns and swap them for something bigger. A small donation may be made instead of clothes swap if you prefer. Helping the community and the environment.

Community Coffee Shop

Thursdays 10:30AM - 1PM
The Octagon's Community Coffee Shop has been running for over ten years. Every Thursday morning we serve tea, coffee and simple, nutritious, inexpensive lunches. (£1.50). Meet new people & make new friends every week.

The Credit Union

Thursdays 10:30AM - 1PM
Credit Unions can help you to save and to borrow small amounts of money. Occurs every week during Community Coffee Shop.

NEW Exercise to Music

Thursdays 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Easy routines with a qualified, friendly. mature instructor. Have fun while you exercise!

Tai Chi

Mondays 9:30AM - 12PM
Tuesdays 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Relax, unwind and build core strength whilst learning this ancient martial art.

Tai Kwon Do / Aerocombat

Fridays 9:15AM - 10:15AM
An aerobic workout class, combined with modern and traditional martial arts but without the contact. High energy dance beats!

YMCA Youth Group

Our popular YMCA Youth Group is currently on hold. Keep an eye on this page for updates.

Zest for Life

Wednesday 11AM - 2PM
A special welcome is offered at this lunchtime event, to people who are on their own in the daytime.



If you'd like to help out at any of our events, have a look at our volunteering opportunities.

Regular Event Calendar

This calendar lays out our regular events that happen every week (or in some cases a few times a month).
Please also check out the Upcoming Events section for our one-off events.

The Octagon is available to hire in between our weekly events. Visit the Hire page

Time Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
9 AM       Coffee Shop        
  Tai Chi Tai Chi   9AM - 1:30PM
10 AM 9:30AM - 12PM 9:30AM - 10:30AM   Including Credit Union
10AM - 2PM
  Tae Kwon Do    
          Clothing Exchange 10:15AM - 11:15AM    
11 AM     Zest for Life   10:30 AM - 12:30PM      
    11AM - 2PM   Upstairs in The Gallery      
12 NOON              
    Private Hire            
1 PM    12:30PM - 3PM     Private Hire    
          1PM - 2PM    
2 PM                
3 PM                
4 PM                
5 PM                
6 PM               YMCA Youth Club
    Coffee Shop Community Group   NEW Exercise to Music       6 - 9PM
7 PM   6.45 - 8PM          
    1st Tuesday of each month            
8 PM                
9 PM                
10 PM