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The Courtyard Cafe Bar

2007 runner up in the Sunderland and South Tyneside CAMRA Pub of the Year competition.
Based in the arts centre’s courtyard, the café/bar offers good value meals and award winning cask ales. 

Food service times:

Lunch service 
Monday – Saturday 12 – 2pm
Sunday 12 – 5pm

Evening service
Tuesday - Saturday 4 – 8pm
Call: 0191 4170445 
The Courtyard Bar also cater for all types 
of function within the arts centre.

For more infomation visit

Courtyard Studios, 

Arts Centre Washington is home to a number of creative industries

Studio 2. The Crafty Cow

The Crafty Cow is an arts and crafts studio for all ages and abilities - a safe, warm space for you to unleash your creativity and have some fun!

Visit the Crafty Cow on Facebook for details on how to get involved.

Studio 3. The Voice Studio

Internationally renowned singer, vocal & performance coach Maggi Ballantyne


Studio 4. Hazel Barron-Cooper & Vincent Cooper 

Hazel Barron-Cooper is a painter and her current work is inspired by the landscape of Northumbria.

Vincent Cooper's paintings often feature the landscape. Vincent is also available for art tutoring sessions.

Watercolours, oil paintings and drawings are sold from the studio.

To contact both artists email

Studio 5. New Tenant Arriving Soon.


Studio 8. Trish and Trina Performers Academy

Providing an array of different dance classes for children and adults including Tap, Disco, Ballet, Cheerleading and Performing Arts


Studio 10. KW Photography

Award winning professional photographer Kevin Weatherly offers a range of services including Wedding Photography, Portrait & Event Photography, Commercial Photography

Studio 12 – Fabulously Fascinating Hats & Fascinators

Hats & Fascinators made to match your outfit. Many styles and colours ready to wear available. Wedding accessories and Crystal bouquets made to order

Visit Fabulously Fascinating Hats and Fascinators on Facebook.

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