There are many activities for children and adults alike from Arty Party's at ChesterFest, including making and decorating bracelets, pencil cases and shoulder bags, the list is never ending!
ARTY PARTY'S CRAFT CABIN
The Cherry Tree is a family run fine food producer, based in the West Country. Since 1997, Cherry Tree has been dedicated to producing the highest quality Pickles, Chutneys and Preserves for you to indulge and enjoy.
THE CHERRY TREE
The family run business uses cows milk from the families dairy farm in Teesdale. They make eight different soft cheeses: Teesdale Blue, White Hilton, Teesdale Goat, Barney Brie, Doris, Allison's Garlic Special and the flavoured Teesdale Curd cheeses.
Bon Bons is a well established popular sweet shop located in Chester-leStreet, operating a stall at ChesterFest with your favourite traditional sweets.
BON BON SWEETS
At ChesterFest we will be welcoming the local Chester-le-Street library, a busy town centre library that provides a strong sense of community.
1507 (Chester-Le-Street) Squadron is part of the Air Training Corps which is a national youth organisation for young people aged between 12 and 20 years of age. They will be attending ChesterFest to provide information about the range of activities they provide, including flying, gliding, shooting, adventure training, as well as gaining a variety of new skills and qualifications.
1507 SQUADRON AIR CORP
As well as the hot and cold drinks stall, the Salvation Army will also be operating a stall to raise awareness of what fantastic benefits they bring to the local community.The Salvation Army expresses its faith through charitable action by working at the heart of communities across the UK and the Republic of Ireland. They offer practical support and services to all who need them, regardless of ethnicity, religion, gender or sexual orientation.
Vibrant hair and beauty is the perfect place for all your hair & beauty needs in Chester Le Street. They offer a professional one to one service ensuring clients receive the best possible care and attention.
VIBRANT HAIR AND BEAUTY
The Skills Academy Group offer apprenticeships and pre-apprenticeship programmes to local young people in Chester-Le-Street.
They will be attending ChesterFest to promote the services they offer and provide information about the different apprenticeships they provide.
The Canny Candy Gadgie range consists of sweets that transport you back to bygone days, of childhood memories, a time when sweets were truly treats. Hand crafted, artisan, made the old fashioned way where there is a little alchemy involved, made to traditional recipes with clean ingredients, no hidden nasties, they are a real & proper sweets.
CANNY CANDY GADGIES
Alzheimer’s Society is the only UK charity that campaigns for change, funds research to find a cure and supports people living with dementia and alzheimers today.
Phil Benton Photography offer a variety of products which include mounted prints, A4 prints, MDF Boards,greetings cards and coasters too all to a high standard of print quality.
Phil Benton PHOTOGRAPHY
Finchale Group deliver real outcomes for people in the North East supporting those with complex barriers to employment to change their lives in a positive way.Working together with our clients every step of the way, we are responsive, making contact within 48 hours of referral to enable people to get their life on track from the very first meeting.
Our team will be at the festival promoting some of the great activities we offer, including games for everyone to get involved in.
We're working in our local community to give young people access to incredible opportunities and skills that help them to launch well in today's world.
Chester-le-Street's local Jobcentre will be attending the festival to promote their local employment service around the North East.
Our vision is a world free from the fear of heart and circulatory diseases. We raise money to research cures and treatments, so we can beat heartbreak forever.
BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION
Townswomen’s Guilds is one of the largest women’s organisations in the UK, with around 550 Guilds and 20,000 members. Guild members usually meet at least once a month to enjoy each other's company, develop friendships, to get involved with events and crafts, to try new things and to campaign on social issues.
Friends of Riverside Park in Chester-le-Street are a group of people working together to promote and protect the wonderful space we have on our doorstep.
FRIENDS OF RIVERSIDE PARK
Advice on health care with a personal touch we also offer a delivery and postal service so you don't even have to leave the comport of your own house.
Local photographer Phil Benton has a deep passion for photography which has followed him from a love of creating images through artworks. Phil thrives on the challenge of creating different types of work from landscapes to still life creating visual images that are outside the conventional.
Phil Benton Photography
We are a small registered charity for children and young people who have a disability in Durham, Chester-le-Street and surrounding areas. Since 2000, we have provided support to children & young people in social and leisure activities of their choice.
Aspire is an award-winning not-for-profit organisation based in Chester-le-Street, Co. Durham. We deliver high-quality learning, support and wellbeing services at our women-only centre and to mixed audiences in communities and organisations across the North East of England.