York Rose Fitmums Safe Haven


VJs Art Bar kindly provides a "safe haven" facility for all Fitmums & Friends members.

If any member gets into difficulty whilst out on a run in York they may visit  VJs Art Bar and know they will be welcomed and supported. All  staff are aware of this “safe haven” service which offers: 

  • Access to a toilet
  • Shelter from severely inclement weather
  • Access to a telephone for emergencies
  • A milestone marker/catch up point
  • Place of safety (for whatever reason)
  • Access to water to top up water bottles.


VJs Art Bar can be found at 1A Finkle St, York YO1 8RW and is open

Monday 10-6pm

Tuesday-Thursday 10-11pm

Fri-Saturday 10-1am

Sunday 11-6



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Fitmums is an excellent initiative that brings together women to share in the double joys of running and motherhood and support each other while making friendships for life.