Welcome to Scarborough MATES

We aim to provide a centre that is open to all, providing a place of contact and  information, and a resource for the community.  We cater for all of Scarborough, and the surrounding villages.

Objects of MATES:

Scarborough MATES- Registered Charity No 1184005

MATES is a friendly group, where men and women can meet to try out new activities like wood turning, furniture restoring, model making, restoring an old bike, ceramics, art, coding and robotics or just having a cuppa and a chat. Our aim is to reduce social isolation, and build a stronger community through shared practical activities and the sharing of skills,  learn new skill in a safe and friendly environment, make new friends, have fun. Share your skills and experience to help others. 

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About Us

Who are we.

Scarborough Mates became a Chartable Incorporated Organisation in 2018 which means we are a registered charity (no. 1184005), managed by a Board of 8 Trustees.  We are totally independant of any other organisation, but work in partnership with the Men In Sheds organisation.

What is our aim.

We aim to provide a centre that is open to all, providing a place of contact and  information, and a resource for the community.  We cater for all of Scarborough, and the surrounding villages.

How are we funded.

Our income has to be generated through fundraising, donations, sponsorship and grant aid.

MATES at No8

  • Meet people. Make new friends/ acquaintances
  • Have a chat
  • Have a listen
  • Watch and learn
  • Show us your skills
  • Learn new skills
  • Have fun + tea and biscuits available
  • Coffee if you prefer
  • Give back to your community

  • Contact us for further information!

    Scarborough MATES

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