Burns Night at Tyneside Irish Centre

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

It's all go for Burns Night here at the Irish Centre.    There's going to be a traditional supper with a piper, haggis salute and music.  All for the bargain rate of  £8.    Put the date in your diary: 7 - 11 pm on Sunday, 30th January 2022.   And, if things go well, you'll […]

£8

50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday – zoom talk

This very timely talk will take place on zoom. On the 50th anniversary of the events of 30th January, 1972, now known as ‘Bloody Sunday’, this paper examines the relationship between poetry and politics through an exploration of Thomas Kinsella’s 1972 poem Butcher’s Dozen, and considers the role of textual and visual evidence in the […]

St Patrick’s Supper at Tyneside Irish Centre – 20th March 2022

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

Join us for a feast of music, food and dancing, all hosted by our favourite storyteller, Pat Speight.   The line up features the Tony Corcoran Ceili Band with special guests Benny Goodman (recently declared Gold Medal Folksinger of the year by the English Folk Dance and Song Society, the Pitman Poets and  Una ní Fhlannagáin. […]

£10

Yes! Yes! UCS! A new play by Townsend Theatre here at the Tyneside Irish Centre on 24th March 2022

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

From the team that gave us 'The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists' we give you Townsend Theatre's Production of Yes! Yes! UCS! It's 1971 and Aggie McGraw, straight out of school , gets an office job at Govan shipyard a week before the government decide to kill it off. This is the story of the famous 'work […]

£12

Paddy Cullivan’s The Murder of Michael Collins

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

We are delighted to welcome back Paddy Cullivan with his new show, 'The Murder of Michael Collins' The incredible story of the death of Ireland’s first Commander-in-Chief told through, images and songs and stories. Historical Entertainer Paddy Cullivan brings you the incredible story of the death of Ireland’s first Commander-in-Chief. An audio-visual spectacular featuring hundreds […]

£10.00

REPRESENTATIONS OF PARTITION AND CIVIL WAR: THE LATEST LECTURE IN THE CENTENARY SERIES TAKES PLACE ONLINE ON 21/4/22.

Online

Tyneside Irish Cultural Society and British Association of Irish Studies Lecture Series 2022 Dr Stephen O’Neill Representations of Partition and Civil War Thursday 21st April  at 7.30pm ONLINE The last in our series of free lectures marking the centenary takes place next week.  Stephen O’Neill is an Irish Research Council Enterprise Research Fellow at the School of […]

Free

Tony McManus and Julia Toaspern

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tyneside Irish Cultural Society is delighted to be hosting Tony and Julia on their national tour. Tony’s music is beyond beautiful, it’s perfect” – Tommy Emmanuel. “Julia’s bell-like voice and her fiddle playing are thrilling. She moves effortlessly from fiddle to guitar, her solo is impressive.” – Salon Festival, France. Hailed by the late John […]

£7.50 – £15

The Pitman Poets

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

The Pitman Poets final, never to be repeated, one and only, last farewell tourFrom Billly Elliot to Auf Wiedersehen Pet, from When the Boat Comes in to the Likely Lads. A night of songs and stories laced with North East Humour and humanity Lindisfarne singer and songwriter Billy Mitchell, Warhorse Songman Bob Fox, Master of […]

£22.50

Fairytale of the Pogues – A tribute by the Rapparees

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

The Fairy Tale of the Pogues - A Pogues Tribute Night by the Reparees A must see tribute to the Pogues by Belfast heroes, the Reparees At the Tyneside Irish Centre, 43 Gallowgate, NE1 4SG on 15/12/22.   Tickets £25 Doors open 7 pm YouTube https://youtu.be/dXGBkiqeU5M Tickets from Eventbrite (Tyneside Irish Cultural Events), tyneirishcs@gmail.com or 0191 261 0385   The […]

£25

Diarmaid Ferriter: Ireland’s Favourite History Man

Professor Dairmaid Ferriter of University College Dublin will present his account of the civil war of 1922 - 23: "Between Two Hells: The Irish Civil War Centenary". This will conclude our commemoration of the decade of historic centenaries, 1913 - 1923.    He is an esteemed historian, writer and broadcaster whose recent book on the Irish […]

St Brigid’s Day Celebrations at Tyneside Irish Centre

Tyneside Irish Centre 41 Gallowgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

Ireland celebrates its first ever St Brigid's Day bank holiday this year. Come along to help us shout out the achievements of Irish women.   St Brigid represents faith, healing, the coming of spring and the creativity and achievements of women down the ages.  7 pm on Wednesday 1st February 2023. There'll be poetry, readings from […]