Connecting the Irish on Tyneside

Get Involved

The Tyneside Irish Centre has something for everyone. There are dozens of ways for you to get involved. Here’s a quick snap shot of various activities and groups that meet within the centre on a regular basis;

Tyneside Maritime Chorus

The Tyneside Maritime Chorus meet every Monday to sing the sea shanties of old. Contact tyneirishcentre@btconnect.com for more information on how to get involved

Irish Language Group. Every Monday 7.30-9pm
The level is beginners, the pace is comfortable and the group is informal. The group meets each Monday 7.30pm till 9pm and classes are free of charge as well as of binding commitment. If you would like to learn Irish, because of family connections or simply out of personal curiosity and interest, then get in touch with Graeme Hutchinson. You would be made most welcome.

Contact: Graeme Hutchinson (Failte64@hotmail.com)

25 – Cards Night Each Friday
Join in and learn to play one of Ireland’s most popular card games. Held each Friday night in the Gallowgate lounge. Drop in or contact tyneirishcentre@btconnect.com for more information on how to get involved

Tyneside Irish Cultural Society
The Tyneside Irish Cultural Society is responsible for organising the Tyneside Irish Festival each year, St Patrick’s Weekend and a whole host of other events and cultural experiences. If you would like to join in and help please contact tyneirishcs@gmail.com

Table Quiz – First Wednesday of the Month (8pm-9.30pm)
The Tyneside Irish Quiz night is one of the best in town. Come along to show off your knowledge or to join in on the banter. Bring your wit and a sense of humour! Contact chloe.copas@gmail.com

Gaelic Football in the North East
Newcastle boasts some of the stongest Gaelic teams in the North and indeed in the whole of the UK. The Men’s Cú Chulainns GAC has won the Yorkshire League and championship in 2012, 2013, and again in 2014. To play for the men’s Cú Chulainns team contact is Paul Quinn 07799 322229. For more info on the ladies Gaeilc team contact Tomás Mc Gleenan 07927808921.

Current Contacts for university football are:
Oran Mc Iver – Northumbria Men’s – 07542390619
Shannon Tracey – Newcastle/Northumbria Ladies – 07845552578
Jarlath Mc Ateer – Newcastle Men’s – 07845564119

Upcoming Events

  1. Jet Taylor (Free, in the bar)

    May 27 @ 9:00 pm
  2. Liam Turner

    May 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:45 pm
  3. Liam Turner (Free, in the bar)

    June 3 @ 8:45 am
  4. Liam Turner

    June 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  5. Tony Corcoran Band (Free, in the bar)

    June 10 @ 9:00 pm

Great night with Derek Ryan @ Tyneside Irish centre.
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#ThisIsMe #2017UK - GIG 5 ! #VLOG Here's some clips of our trip to Newcastle! Who's coming to see us this weekend? Friday- Middleton Arena - Manchester Sat- Union Chapel, London Sun-Princess Theatre Hunstanton Looking forward to our gig here tonight in Stam Ford CornExchange!

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'Ladies in Pink Scarves' is a registered North East charity supporting those coping with cancer. Please join us for an evening of entertainment with: The Tony Corcoran Band plus special guests - Fantastic Irish music. There will also be Irish dancing displays a raffle and a disco. Tickets are available from the Irish Centre office (0191 2610384) or online www.tynesideirish.com The evening is sponsored by The Tyneside Irish Centre, GM Packaging, and HB Clark. ...

Ladies in Pink Scarves - Charity Fundraiser

June 23, 2017, 7:30pm - June 23, 2017, 11:30pm

'Ladies in Pink Scarves' is a registered North East charity supporting those coping with cancer. Please join us for an evening of entertainment with: The Tony Corcoran Band plus special guests - Fantastic Irish music. There will also be Irish dancing displays a raffle and a disco. Tickets are available from the Irish Centre office (0191 2610384) or online www.tynesideirish.com The evening is sponsored by The Tyneside Irish Centre, GM Packaging, and HB Clark.

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The ever popular entertainer from Swatragh, Co. Derry knows how to get the crowds singing and dancing with music from Van Morrison, Nathan Carter and Irish standards to country and pop.
£3 on the door
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Liam Turner

May 28, 2017, 8:00pm - May 28, 2017, 10:30pm

The ever popular entertainer from Swatragh, Co. Derry knows how to get the crowds singing and dancing with music from Van Morrison, Nathan Carter and Irish standards to country and pop. £3 on the door

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Chris Ball

May 21, 2017, 8:00pm - May 21, 2017, 10:45pm

‘My lovely rose of Clare’ singer returns for our Country and Irish night. £3 on the door

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‘My lovely rose of Clare’ singer returns for our Country and Irish night.
£3 on the door
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Chris Ball

May 21, 2017, 8:00pm - May 21, 2017, 10:45pm

‘My lovely rose of Clare’ singer returns for our Country and Irish night. £3 on the door

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