Sewerby Methodist Church

User Groups


We are very grateful to have use of one of the Church rooms for our recording studio.

What is it?

Bridlington Talking Newspaper is a free service originally for the blind and partially sighted but now, due to advances in modern technology, it can be accessed by anyone who has any form of disability that gives them reading difficulties. 

We produce a fortnightly recording approximately 90 minutes long, of articles mainly from the Free Press. This is posted on  a USB memory stick, free of charge, to all our listeners who are registered blind or partially sighted and it is free postage to return it, listeners are also provided with a free memory stick player if necessary. However, the recording can now be accessed on the telephone by dialling a local number - 01262 310410, or on the internet at We are also experimenting with the use of Amazon Echo devices which allow listeners to use just voice commands to control the listening experience. 

Want to join?

Just send us a message using the contact page on this website or phone 01262 676709 for further details.



The club was founded in 1973 for retired and semi-retired business men of all ages to promote friendship, talks, discussions and exchange of views.

We meet the second and fourth Tuesday in the month at 10:am till 12 noon. During the summer May to August we have informal coffee mornings at The Links golf course (wives partners and friends are family are welcome to attend). From September to April we meet at Sewerby Methodist Church Hall (YO15 1ER)

Talks are arranged on a wide and varied list of subjects. Occasional trips are organised as are family meals.


CHAIRMAN  -  Peter Horobin 01262 228487

SECRETARY  -  Chris Langley    01262 401280

SPEAKER CO-ORDINATOR  -  Pat Norton        01262 605164

Feel free to join us see how friendly we are and to assess the benefits for you and us of being a member of the BURLINGTON PROBUS CLUB.