Sedgefield Community Association-2017 Events

Annual Cheese
and Wine

Annual Cheese and Wine and members forum. Details sent via email.


Featuring The Milliners - 7.30 pm start - £3 entry - performers go free. Bar Available. Contact Tom,, 07736 050830 for tickets/info.


Sorry, this event is SOLD OUT.


This super family event takes place on Easter Monday afternoon. Children (12 years and under)are invited to join in and hunt for Easter Eggs, hidden in the grounds of Ceddesfeld. There are prizes for different age groups and families are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the grounds. The bar and the main hall are also open. During the afternoon, the May Queen and her attendants (who lead the Mediaeval Fayre Parade) are selected by way of a raffle ticket draw

Further details to follow.

Free entry for all & the bar will be open. Sponsored by Sedgefield Community Association and the Mediaeval Fayre Committee


This themed evening will provide entertainment and an opportunity to appreciate and enjoy the wonder of St. George. A delicious, 4 course meal will be served, broth, Beef & ale pie and then lemon possett, cheese and biscuits. Lirica will also be performing.

Tickets £18 from the usual SCA contacts.


7.30 pm start - £3 entry - performers go free. Bar Available. Contact Tom,, 07736 050830 for tickets/info.

SATURDAY 20TH MAY-10am until 4pm

This is the SCA’s biggest event of the year and it’s another great family day. There is a wide range of events taking place on the village green as well as in Ceddesfeld Hall and grounds. A selection of stalls include: tombola, craft, books, white elephant, groceries, and plants as well as community and charity stalls. The events which take place on the lawns include; Punch and Judy, balloons, face painting, bouncy castle and Bucking Bronco. Historic re-enactments take place on the green, as well as a tug of war and country dancing.

There are concerts in St Edmund’s by local groups and choirs. Delicious bacon sandwiches, teas, coffee and cakes are served in the main hall. The event begins at 10am with a themed walking parade, around the green onto the turning circle in front of the church, by the combined primary schools. It’s a great event, very much enjoyed by the whole community. Anyone wishing to volunteer with the organisation and collections please get in touch.

For further details contact Wendy on 620206, Pat on 620207, John and Maxine on 620042 or Sarah on 622185.

Saturday 10th June: 10am- 4pm

A free family event celebrating Sedgefield's community through a varied programme of music, dance and entertainment by and for all ages in Ceddesfeld Hall and grounds.

Performances by...

  • 10:00: Combined School Choirs
  • 10:45: Rising Stars Dance Academy
  • 11:30: Lol and Maxine
  • 12:15: Ceddesfeld Ukulele Group
  • 1:30: Hand Bells
  • 2:00: Leo Mcormack & the WD 60s
  • 3:00: Lyric Singers


  • Face painting
  • Squash and Athletics activities
  • Raffle
  • Hot& Cold Refreshments (Courtesy of Twinning)
  • Bar open

It's a great opportunity to come and see what's on offer from the various and very wide ranging groups who use Ceddesfeld Hall.

FRIDAY 7Th (7pm) & SATURDAY 8TH JULY (6pm)

The festival is now an established summer event and continues to be a sell out. With a wide selection of 14 real ales on offer as well as burgers and hot dogs, good company and some live entertainment on the Saturday evening, it’s very popular and attracts visitors from far and wide. The event takes place in the main hall and outside on the lawns and runs over the weekend.


Further details to follow.


The festival is another established event which draws people to Sedgefield from far and wide. There are a host of great events across the town, (Parish hall and the Manor House) and the SCA are very pleased to support this event by hosting several of them. On the Friday and Saturday evening, the main hall is the venue for local singers and groups to perform.

The bar is open and a relaxing, very entertaining, musical evening can be enjoyed. Workshops, including ‘Spoons’ and ukulele are open on Saturday afternoon, culminating the ‘World Spoons’ Championship. The weekend ends at Ceddesfeld with a final sing around and free buffet. Please find more information from Sedgefield Folk Festival website.

30th Sept-14th Oct

Sat 30th Sep (7:30-11pm). A concert of Words & Lyrics featuring local artists and the works of Bob Dylan, songwriter and Seamus Heaney, poet – both winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature. £3 (Main Hall)
Wed 4th Oct (1-3pm). Peter Barron (ex editor of Northern Echo)-Y6 pupils from both primary schools-talk on journalism. (Main Hall)
Thu 5th Oct (10 to 12noon). Author Wendy Robertson - 'Inside Out' A workshop about writing from life experience-memoir. £3 (Swinhoe room)
Thu 5th Oct (1-3pm). A talk by Avril Joy (People's Book Prizewinner)
‘Sometimes a River Song’. £3 (Swinhoe room)
Sat 7th Oct (10am-12 noon). To celebrate National Bookshop Day-featuring the work of local authors-book sale and signing-Free event (Main Hall) Sat 7th Oct (7:30pm). Lirica Concert. £5 (Main Hall)
Mon 9th Oct (7:30-9:30pm) Chris Lloyd of Echo Memories-talk on Lewis Carroll-£3 (Main Hall)
Sat 14th Oct (7pm). October Dinner-see below.
Tickets for all events can be obtained from behind the bar at Ceddesfeld Hall or Norma: 01740 620091 or Sarah: 01740 622185

14th October

At the end of book week, Writers, Words & Wit. Drinks reception 7pm , Dinner 7.30pm. Main & sweet courses, Cheese board; Coffee & mints, £18.
Tickets from Pat 01740 620607, David / Wendy 01740 620206, John / Maxine 01740 620042, or Town Council Offices.

3rd November-6:30pm

The SCA are pleased to support this Town Council event. A large display takes place on the lawns and the bar is open. Tickets can be bought from the Town Council offices.

2nd December

This is another popular Town Council event. The SCA support the event by holding a craft fair in the main hall and serving refreshments.

Following the singing of carols on the turning circle in front of St Edmund’s Church, carollers are welcome to come and enjoy a glass of mulled wine in the lounge at Ceddesfeld.