Bishop Auckland

CheersCome Eat Together in Bishop Auckland offers a range of activities. Come along to one of our lunch clubs or take advantage of the perks of Bishop Auckland Shopping Club.

Bishop Auckland College

Join us for our monthly lunch at Bishop Auckland College, where the students cook and serve the lunch. The price includes a luxurious two course lunch, with tea and coffee. After lunch you can take part in activities arranged by the students which have included beauty treatments, help with IT and watching the Christmas Panto. 

Coundon and Leeholme

Taking place in the historic Leeholme Welfare Hall, a home style two course meal is freshly prepared and delivered in by a local caterer. The tasty meals on offer include traditional favourites such as shepherd’s pie, mince and dumplings and various roast dinners, followed by a warm dessert. It’s not just lunch on offer, there’s also the chance to catch up with new and old friends over a cuppa. As well as joining in a variety of after lunch activities such as quizzes, historical talks and bingo. Click here to see more information about this lunch club.

Dining Circles

We are helping older people come together for a lunch and opportunity to socialise local to their home. You are welcome to pop along to one of our monthly  dining circle held at Selby Close Community Hub in St Helens. A two course lunch is on offer and it’s a great way to make new friends.


Bishop Auckland shopping club

If you struggle to get to the supermarkets, our shopping club might be able to help. Bishop Auckland shopping club, runs fortnightly and  can get you from your door to the larger supermarkets in Bishop Auckland on an accessible bus. Take advantage of a wide choice of supermarkets, help with heavy shopping  and there’s also time to have a cuppa and socialise.


Bishop Auckland Shopping Club                Tuesdays fortnightly
9.30-12.30           £2.50

Coundon & Leeholme Lunch Club             Third Tuesday of the month
12.00-2.00            £5.50

Bishop Auckland College Lunch Club         Last Thursday of the month (term time)
12.00-3.00            £5.50

Come Eat @ Selby Close Dining Circle       1st Friday of the month
12.30-1.30           £3.75