What's On


GYM: 7.30-19.30

BUZZ: 10.30-13.00



BOXERCISE 16YRS+: 18.30-19.30


GYM: 07.30-19.30



DRAGONS HEREOS (Special needs TKD): 17.30-18.30

CARDIO KICK: 18.30-19.30


GYM: 07.30-19.30

KNITTING GROUP: 13.00-15.00


SENIORS ONLY TKD: 17.30-18.30

BOXERCISE: 18.30-19.30

FLORISTRY: 18.30-20.00


GYM: 07.30-19.30

RUGBY TOTS (3-5 yrs): 17.00-18.00

SENIOR MEAL (every 4th Thursday):12.30-14.00

ZUMBA :16.30-17.30

Friday and Saturday

CLOSED to public but available for private hire


GYM: 09.30-12.00

SUNDAY SESSION: 10.30-12.00


For information on all youth and children’s activities, please contact Jodi Kinsey on 01656745655
***PLEASE NOTE***  We will keep you informed of changes in timetable and half term activities, as and when they occur

Buzz Every Monday from 10:30am – 1:00pm we provide a relaxing but fun packed environment for you and your little ones 0-3 years to play and hangout.

Buzz has:

  • A sensory room
  • Story corner
  • Bouncy castle
  • Role Play
  • Messy play
  • The Crib Coffeehouse

Entry fee: £3

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The next School Uniform Swap Shop events will be at Bethlehem Church Life Centre on the following dates:
Easter holidays:
– 17th & 18th April 2019
– 24th & 25th April 2019
Spring half term:
– 29th & 30th May 2019
Do you need uniform for any of the following schools?
  –  Cefn Cribwr Primary 
  –  Mynydd Cynffig Primary
  –  Tondu Primary
  –  Pyle Primary
  –  Cynffig Comprehensive School
Come along to one of the holiday brunch clubs on the above dates between 10.30 & 12.30 –  you can browse our collection and help yourself to what you need.   
If you, or anyone else you know, needs uniform outside of these dates, please email: familiesteam@myBCLC.org – so that we can make arrangements for you.
Donations now being taken at BCLC between 10am and 5pm Monday to Thursday.  
The following items are needed: 
  –  Any uniform items for the above schools (shirts, jumpers, trousers, skirts, etc.)
  –  Coats to fit school age children 
  –  Dark flat shoes
  –  School bags 
  –  PE kits & boots
Please can all items be clean and in good condition, thank you.
We hope to see you at a Brunch Club in the near future!

IMG_0024The Crib is a Coffeehouse that is open from Monday-Thursday 9am-2pm and sells:

Speciality Teas and Coffees; cold drinks; desserts; light snacks and the ‘All Day Breakfast Variety’.

During the week it operates as a hot desk environment and virtual workspace for many people, and is a hub where people meet and help other.
The Crib can be hired for private parties and small functions and on Sundays, it is the social gathering place, after our Sunday Sessions

Our mission at The Crib is to inspire and nurture the human spirit! One person; One cup and One neighbourhood at a time.


IMG_3033Our fitness studio is set amidst views of the countryside of Cefn Cribwr. Our equipment is easy to use, and suits all age groups and  fitness levels.

We have created an atmosphere that is comfortable enough for the starter, but we also have the equipment and expertise on hand, if you want to push it a little bit further.

For Gym enquiries please contact our Centre team


Monday – Thursday 7:30am – 7:30pm

Sunday – 9:30am – 12:30pm

Our Prices are as follows:

Basic Gym: £15 per month


Use the form below to kickstart your new habit or to make a general enquiry.

From a simple advert in a local newspaper saying ‘Can’t Sing Won’t Sing?’, the Garage Gospel Choir Workshop is an amazing experience.

Led by songwriter/record producer Nigel Ipinson-Fleming (Stone Roses, OMD), this fortnightly workshop uses gospel, pop and inspirational music to boost confidence, inspire and encourage achievement.
Everyone regardless of ability gets the opportunity to face a new challenge, so come along.

The choir meets fortnightly in the main hall at BCLC from 11am to 1pm.





Our life groups are the ideal opportunity connect with likeminded people, build long lasting friendships and grow spiritually. Although the life groups meet in various locations, we are more interested in you connecting with people that you share a bond with.

Mark and Lorraine Heydon-Porthcawl.

Affectionately known to us as 007, Mark works for local government, has served BCLC for a number of years, and Lorraine has done so too, in everything from our cafe to the choir. Both keen cyclists, they recently completed Velathon Wales, are extremely generous and are passionate about loving God and Loving People. They will be happy to point you in the right direction.

Debbie and Glyn Udraufski – Bridgend.
Both extremely down to earth people, Debbie and Glyn are a hardworking committed family unit, who are fun loving and care deeply about your personal journey.
As as a working professional, Debbie is used to dealing with people, is a team player, and has a real interested in seeing everyone become their best self.
Glyn is an avid Liverpool supporter and has played an active part in developing ‘Heroes’, our men’s fellowship. Both Debbie and Glyn will be happy to welcome you.

Gail Thomas Cefn.
Gail Thomas is the matriarch of our church. It is very rare that you will see someone dedicate the whole of their life to the service of God and family, and BCLC is blessed to have such foundations in our midst.
With over 60 years dedication to BCLC, Gail’s father was a former pastor of BCLC.
Her husband Mal was a true giant of the faith who’s visionary idea to have a multi purpose facility to serve our community, is the reality we now live in.
Gail is also our treasurer and has a pastoral heart.