** IMPORTANT NOTE – DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK WE HAVE MADE THE DECISION TO CANCEL GATEWAY CLUB NIGHTS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE **
The Bridport Gateway Club hosts fortnightly meetings held at the WI Hall, North Street in Bridport. The club is mananged by West Dorset Mencap committee member Maureen Rosbrook, Meg Benjamin and a team of volunteers.
Gateway is the leisure arm of Mencap and the Federation of Gateway Clubs was set up in 1966 and is made up of more than 600 clubs, projects and Gateway Award groups in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Gateway clubs help people with a learning disability take part in leisure, social and creative activities in the community, and provide opportunities for personal development. All Gateway Clubs and projects are affiliated to Mencap and follow the “What Gateway believes”.
The latest programme of events is shown below.
Subs are £2.00 and meetings are from 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Refreshments are provided. All ages are welcome, under 16s to be accompanied by an adult.
Wednesday 18th March – Mike C and his guitar
Wednesday 1st April – Nicky G Disco
Wednesday 15th April – Unknown Quantity – Musical Band
Wednesday 29th April – Karaoke
Wednesday 13th May – Simon – Galaxy Disco
Wednesday 27th May – Sarah Hannam – Sings for you
Wednesday 10th June – Mitch Norman Vinyl Disco
Wednesday 24th June – East Street Band – music band