- John Agar School of Self Defence
Birtley Community Centre, Gateshead
Tel: 0191 4100613, or Mobile 0467 803587
Contact: Sifu John Agar
Notes: Sifu John Agar started his training in Wing Chun Kuen in January of 1975, under Master Alan Lamb who was the first westerner to gain Master status in Wing Chun in Hong Kong. Sifu John Agar has taught classes in Wing Chun at the Birtley Community Centre for the last thirteen years on Monday & Wednesday evenings from 7-9:00 P.M. His students were all gold medal winners in the Wing Chun events at a Chinese martial arts international competition held by Sifu Peter Yeung in 1997. Sifu Agar has classes for beginners twice yearly (January and again in late June).
- Advanced Fighting Systems
7 The Big Market, 3rd Floor, Newcastle Upon-Tyne
Contact: St. John Goldfingle (Biz Manager)
Notes: Students taught by Master Paul O'Neal, direct student of Grandmasters Ip Ching and Ip Chun in fully equiped martial arts centre.
- Pro-Am Wingtchun Organisation (International)
(HQ P.O. Box 16, Southport, Merseyside. England. PR8 6PS)
Fax: 00-44-1704-539695 (international)
Contact: Mum Taz Ayub
Notes: regular classes, private tuition, instructor/training courses with Nick Smart.
- North East Moi Fa Academy
Whitley Road, Whitley Bay & Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear NE26 2DN
Tel: 07710 170245
Contact: Paul Tennet
Notes: Classes in Wing Chun, Northern Praying Mantis (7 Star), Yang Style Tai Chi, Qi Gong, Doce Pares Eskrima & Grappling.