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Tyneside Irish Festival 2017

Tyneside Irish Festival 2017

This year the Tyneside Irish Cultural Society are promoting the 31st Tyneside Irish Festival. With a fantastic cultural mix, of music, dance, drama and history, there is sure to be something for everyone. Check out the link to the Festival at the top of the page. Keep up date with the Festival on social media: […]

Pat Shortt show confirmed.

Pat Shortt’s ‘How’s Tings’ show Friday September 22nd Tickets from the office for £20 or online via our event page below. Pat Shortt – How’s tings

Irish hampers available to order

Irish product hampers made to suit your budget. Fantastic gift idea. Just ask at the bar.

Subscription renewals 2017

Membership subscriptions taken and new cards issued on Friday and Saturday evenings 6.30pm to 8pm from Friday 6th January until Saturday 25th 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. Others at the […]

Free history lecture series.

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 […]

Cultural Society open night a great s...

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 […]

Last Year’s Festival 2016

Click the link to view or right click (save target as) on PC to save to your computer. Tyneside Irish Festival 2016

Open Night at The Irish Centre

On Thursday 8th September there will be an open night where the Tyneside Irish Cultural Society there will be hosting a presentation of the main activities planned for the Autumn/ Winter season. These include the 30th Tyneside Irish Festival, October 13-23rd, adult education classes starting 19th September, and a series of lectures. The Director, Tony […]

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

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 […]

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.

Upcoming Events

  1. Liam Turner (Free, in the bar)

    August 26 @ 9:00 pm
  2. Pat Shortt – How’s tings

    September 22 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  3. Lecture – A New World: The French Revolution and the Rights of Man

    September 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  4. Tyneside Irish Festival Opening and Ceili

    October 15 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  5. Paddy Cullivan’s ‘The ten dark secrets of the Irish Revolution’

    October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Now that would be good craic! ...

Irish Traditional Music and Dance is in the blood here in Clare, and passed down from one generation to the next. This family and their friends were quiet the attraction on O’Connell Street in Ennis last evening as even a few passers by were convinced to join in the craic agus ceoil. #fleadh2017

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One of these are playing in the bar tonight FREE
Tony Corcoran Band
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Throwback Thursday .... A few to name this week - can anyone name them all?

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Don't miss the Tony Corcoran Band in the bar tonight .... best Irish fiddler you'll see! ...

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If Bray is too far to travel get yourself down to the Tyneside Irish Centre, during the Festival in October, to see these boys in action! ...

The Navvies live on Bray Seafront Recently .

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