Leadgate Area Partnership meets in the small hall in the Community Centre at 6:30 on the third Wednesday of each month, the Partnership aims to promote community activities to the positive benefit to all.
The Chair is Linda Pears and the Secretary is Andy Plant
Leadgate has a thriving Community Centre which hosts many activities ranging from a Sewing Group (Thursday afternoons) Dog Training Classes and Coffee Mornings. A complete list of activities can be accessed from the link below.
The Community Centre Secretary is Brenda Surtees Tel: 01207 507675
Leadgate has two Councillors
Alan Shield: Tel: 01207 562080 Mobile: 0750 01255327
Watts Stelling: Tel: 01207 501674 Mobile: 0750 0125328
Leadgate has a very well appointed Surgery and Pharmacy co-located in
George Ewen House
Prince Bishops Veterinary Services and Pet Hospital is located just of f Plantation Street, a full list of opening times, range of services and contact details can be found on their website.
Durham County Council offices are in County Hall, Durham DH1 5UL. The nearest Customer Access point is on Front Street Consett.
Please use the link below to access the Services.
Villa Real School is a mixed day school for pupils aged 2-19 Years who have severe, profound, medical and complex learning difficulties, some of whom also have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD), or Cerebral Palsy.
Villa Real School Website
What We Offer
We provide a range of high quality inclusive services made up of education, life and living skills, including employ-ability skills, enterprise and care for young people aged 18 and over. Parents, carers and learners access our services through a framework of services and routes.
Leadgate and the surrounding area has lots of family orientated facilities and groups. The best place to find what you may be interested in is the Durham Families Information Service which you can access from the link below.
There are 3 main Churches in Leadgate and a Salvation Army Branch
ST Ives C of E
Blessed Lady & St Joseph's RC
Leadgate Workmen’s Club situated on St Ives Road has a large hall suitable for functions.
Leadgate Cricket & Social Club on Plants Green has a recently refurbished function room which is available for hire
Leadgate Cricket & Social Club is a thriving enterprise which has teams starting at Under 9 up to the first XI.
There is also a Bowling Club sited in Valley View
The Village is well served by local shops, mainly concentrated on Front Street but with several retail outlets on Watling Street and St Ives Road; the range of shops include:
Post Office & Print Shop
Several Mini Marts
Fast Food outlets
Leadgate Post Office