Birmingham-based Stonehouse Gang is celebrating its 80th birthday this year, making it one of the oldest youth clubs in the region. And to celebrate 'The Gang' hosted a celebration dinner inviting past and present members to come and celebrate this monumental milestone. The club that was founded in 1938 by local journalist Harry Webb set … Continue reading 80th Birthday celebrations for one of Birmingham’s oldest youth clubs.
As part of our 80th birthday celebrations, Stonehouse Gang volunteers literally jumped at the challenge of breaking a Guinness World Record, by continuously bouncing on a bouncy castle for the longest time. Taking two-hour stints on the castle, each of our eight volunteers bounced their way into the record books and not only that they … Continue reading Bouncing into the record books!
Roll up! Roll up! It's the Stonehouse Gangs' summer fete and this year is set to be record-breaking one as The Gang gets on the bounce to break an official Guinness World Record to celebrate the club's 80th anniversary. But we need your help! The summer fete will be held on Saturday 21st July, 1pm … Continue reading It’s the summer fete and you’re invited!
With the summer holidays approaching fast, you might be wondering how you're going to fill all those lovely long (and hopefully) sunny days! Well, look no further as the Stonehouse Gang have released their summer programme and it's looking great! The summer programme that runs from Tuesday 31st July to Wednesday 15th August, offers a … Continue reading Summer programme launched
Flower power is coming to The Stonehouse Gang as part of the 80th celebrations, so come along and get groovy at the latest Stoneage event. It's £4 for adults and £2 for children, everyone is welcome. Book here now
Our place in Wales, Ty Carreg, is getting a makeover as work kicks off to install a brand new kitchen facility in this popular hillside hideaway.
With their hair in Victory Rolls and their best frilly pinnies on, our fantastic volunteers turned the clock back 70 years to throw an amazing afternoon tea for local mothers on Mothers' Day this year. The brainchild of The Stonehouse Gang's Debby and Carol, this event - part of the Gang's 80th anniversary celebrations - … Continue reading Turning the clock back to the 1940’s
Following a generous award by the Masonic Charitable Foundation, The Stonehouse Gang has now purchased a van to help secure access to our club for the elderly and trips for young people for many years to come. After 10 years of great service our previous van, known as Maxi the Maxus had certainly seen better days. … Continue reading New wheels for The Gang
Festivities started early this year at The Stonehouse Gang, with the annual Christmas Fayre proving a big hit with everyone, whilst raising over £600 for Club. The fayre, that was held at the clubhouse on Burnel Road, saw an array of pop-up Christmas stalls from local craft suppliers alongside various games, a tombola and a … Continue reading Christmas fayre raises over £600
With Christmas quickly approaching we're pleased to announce that Father Christmas has been in touch to confirm his route for the Stonehouse Gang Santa's sleigh 2017. This annual tradition sees Santa tour the streets around the Stonehouse Gang club house, meeting local children and collecting donations that help The Gang keep going throughout the year. … Continue reading Santa announces sleigh route for 2017