More Links to Other local organisations, organising activities in Helen’s Bay and Crawfordsburn, and contact details (information is also in BayBurn Life)

Badminton - St John’s Badminton Club, meets every Monday evening from late September 2015 to end March at St John’s Church Hall; consecutive sessions for juniors from 6.30 pm and adults from 8.30 pm.  Contact Rosemary on 02891 853339

Bangor West Ladies Probus Club, meets every Tuesday at 10.30 am, Old Inn, Crawfordsburn; contact Maureen Stephens, 02891 852952

Bayburn Garden Group (at St John’s); members visit local gardens in summer, contact Heather Lowry 02891 852752

Bayburn Historical Society; at the Presbyterian Link on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from October to March, and a spring outing; chair Paddy Henderson or contact Robin Masefield on 07966 589091

Brownies - at St John’s Church Hall, Wednesdays 6.30 - 7.40 pm, for girls aged 7 to 10 years; contact Etta McGucken 02891 853377

Crawfordsburn Scout Centre; contact Peter Harrison 02891 853307

Helen’s Bay and Crawfordsburn Residents Association, contact Robin Masefield 07966 589091

Helen’s Bay Players; a welcoming amateur dramatic society - no prior experience needed! Chair David Marshall on 9146 6126 or at

Helen’s Bay Probus Club, meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday, 10.30 to 12 noon, Helen’s Bay Golf Club; contact John Jackson 02890 651204,

Helen’s Bay Royal British Legion, meets 2nd Wednesday Helen’s Bay Golf Club; contact Raymond Orr 02890 423841

Ladies Guild - at St John’s Church Hall; contact Lesley Dowds 02891 852186

Montessori Helen’s Bay Pre-School, contact Meriel Linley, 07788 547265

North Down Rotary Club, meets every Monday at 6.30 pm at the Old Inn, Crawfordsburn; contact Grahame Fraser 9042 2778

Painting Group - at St John’s Church Hall, every Tuesday evening (not summer); limited places available; contact Rosemary 02891 853339

Rainbow Guides - at St John’s Church Hall, Wednesdays  5.30 to 6.30pm; for girls aged 4 to 7 years; contact Kathryn Miller 9185 2446 or Etta McGucken

Scottish Country Dancing - at St John’s Church Hall, every Thursday evening; contact Jean McCadden 02890 422453/07736 650653

Forthcoming events and local services in Holywood and area - sport, community, church and business - can be seen at

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