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Paul Ruane Funeral

Paul & Class B&W

Paul sadly passed away peacefully last Wednesday in Marie Curie Hospice. The date of his funeral is Tuesday 16th August at 11.45am at St Teresa’s, Heaton. In the meantime the family has requested you do not phone the house. The Irish Centre website and social media will keep you informed.

RIP Paul Ruane. A message from our se...

Paul Ruane

It is with regret and sadness that we have received news of the passing of Paul Ruane. A father to three beautiful girls and husband to Deidre. Paul was an inspiring figure on the Irish music scene on Tyneside. A fine fiddle player and teacher. Paul was deputy head teacher at St. Cuthbert’s High School […]

Job Vacancy


ASSISTANT MANAGER Hours minimum 38 per week An experienced individual is required to act as an assistant to the manager of bars and functions suite in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne. Main duties include cellar management, stock control, cash handling and customer service management. The preferred candidate will have at least one year experience […]

Irish passport application forms avai...


If you require a passport application form please come to the Tyneside Irish Centre office on the 3rd floor (take the lift) during office hours.

A message from Ambassador Mulhall ahe...


A message from Ambassador Mulhall ahead of the EU referendum vote tomorrow   Dear friends,   Tomorrow is voting day and I wanted to get in touch with you ahead of this important decision, which is of vital significance to Ireland as the UK’s nearest neighbour. I have met and spoken with many of you […]

Card and contactless payment terminal...

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We have recently installed card payment terminals at all of the bars in the Irish Centre.

Support your team HERE!

Support your team HERE!

Friday 10th June At last the European Soccer Championship finals start today in France and here at the Irish Centre we are all set for it. We are happy to support all the four teams from these islands but delighted to have TWO from the island of Ireland. So we expect a great crowd to […]

Minister Donohoe visits Tyneside Iris...

Minister Donohoe visits Tyneside Irish Centre

The centre was pleased to host a visit by Irish Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe on Thursday 9th June. Paschal met some key business people in the region and was then joined by local MP’s Chi Onwurah and Pat Glass to talk to  the Irish members here about the EU referendum. He also revealed that he […]

St.Patrick’s Day and 1916: my p...

tony corcoran

Writing now it’s all over these are just a few notes from a purely personal perspective. ( Tony Corcoran – Secretary Tyneside Irish Centre) First of all a big thanks to all of our members and friends who turned out last Thursday and made it a very successful day socially and financially. Also  “go raibh […]

Tyneside Irish Brigade Association

Irish Brigade

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Upcoming Events

  1. Paul Jackson (Free, in the bar)

    September 3 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
  2. Easy Feeling

    September 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  3. Open Night at Tyneside Irish Centre

    September 8 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
  4. The (Four) Beggarmen: A Night to Remember Peter Kelly

    September 9 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  5. Leonard Brown

    September 11 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm