252 Northumberland was originally part of the council-run social club, which was a vibrant part of the community. However, unfortunately, the local council had decided to close the social club.
WCDA's research confirmed that Whitleyites wanted an affordable local cafe and this presented an ideal opportunity to diversify the business. We spoke with the social club members and worked with them to develop a combined cafe and social club initiative.
We are proud to say we now have a thriving social hub open during the day and evenings, all week and weekend. This is the centre of our operation and the centre of all of our projects, here you will find:
Find out more about our projects: