Starting from Thursday 1st February we are inviting our senior Irish members to a monthly hot lunch and social gathering. The meal will be served at 1.00 pm and should be finished well before 2.30 pm hopefully this will leave time for the bingo for those who want to play. This is an extension to […]
Saturday 27th January Free 7pm Described as “Ireland’s George Orwell”, Hubert Butler (1900-91) was both essayist and human rights champion. From his base in rural Ireland he travelled in Europe, working to smuggle Jews to Ireland from post-Anschluss Vienna, and exposing World War 2 atrocities in the Balkans, work that brought him into a head-on […]
The Irish Centre management invites tenders to supply cleaning to the premises from 2nd January to the 31st December 2018. The average hours per week are currently 30-36. Contractors are expected to supply their own equipment and materials. Further details are available from the Secretary, Tony Corcoran – 0775 2630657.
Membership subscriptions taken and new cards issued on Friday and Saturday evenings 6pm to 8pm from Friday 5th January until Saturday 24th February. Rates are unchanged. Renewals £5 Concessions £3 Life members Free (20 years and 70+) New members £10 / £7 Concession (Concession for men and women aged 65 and over)
Following the success of the Easter Rising lecture series the Tyneside Irish Cultural Society have programmed six more lectures which will run until May 2017. Tyneside Irish Centre History Lecture Series The Revolutionary Generation Dr Stephen Reagan (Durham University) 24 November 2016 7.30pm W.B. Yeats: ‘Poetry, Politics, and Easter 1916’ In 1896, W.B. Yeats wrote to […]
The Tyneside Irish Cultural Society in Newcastle Upon Tyne extended a warm fàilte to all during an open evening on 8th September at the Tyneside Irish Centre. The purpose of the evening was to introduce new members to the range of classes and events which the Cultural Society run and it was a chance for […]