Connecting the Irish on Tyneside

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 Corcoran, will show video extracts of some of the major Irish acts appearing at the festival including: Beoga, Jack O’Rourke and Sean Keane. There will also be a chance to buy tickets at a discounted rate.

There will  be an opportunity to meet class tutors covering Irish Language, Irish Music, Irish Ancestry, History and Art, and to discuss the subjects for the upcoming lecture series.
The evening starts at 7.30pm. There will be live music and free wine and snacks.

Upcoming Events

  1. Liam Turner (Free, in the bar)

    June 24 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  2. Beacon Band

    June 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  3. Liam Turner

    July 2 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  4. Shillelagh

    July 9 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  5. Sally Glennon

    July 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Photos from last night ... thanks Simone Rudolphi for the pics ...

Ladies in Pink Scarves Ceilidh organised by Carol and Celia: Lord Mayor with Carol McCormack, Karen Verrill (founder of LIPS), Celia Hall and the Lady Mayoress at Tyneside Irish Centre with Tony Corcoran & band 🎻🎶🍀

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Looks like a great night is being had for the Ladies in Pink Scarves charity night! 💖 ...

“Newcastle upon Tyne's First Citizen, Lord Mayor Linda Wright+ LM Hayley enjoy "The Blaydon Races" @Tyneside_Irish 4 Ladies in Pink Scarves. t.co/gXyVZB2FUU

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🏐 Televised GAA showing this weekend 🏐

Saturday 24 June Ulster SFC semi-final Down v Monaghan 7pm – RTE

Sunday 25 June Leinster SFC semi-final Dublin v Westmeath 4pm – RTE
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Tyneside Irish Centre shared a post. ...

Presentation From The Dinner Dance

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