Monthly Archives: August 2015

Yoga is here!

Starting with a taster session 7pm to 8.30pm on Thursday 27 August then continuing weekly until Thursday 8 October inclusive (same times). The cost will be £6 per session – pay as you go. We’ll review towards the end whether / how to continue.

Everyone is welcome – you don’t need experience. Please wear loose comfortable clothes. Bring a yoga mat if you have one (and any spares for others to borrow!) and a blanket to help keep you warm during relaxation.

For background re our instructor go to

Badminton is relaunched

Badminton returns to the RTC after an absence of a few months. Starting from 7th September Badminton will be a regular Monday evening event running from 7:15pm – 8:45pm. Cost is £3 per player and  all ages and all abilities are welcome.

This is NOT a supervised or instructor led session – players under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 16 and 17 year olds may attend unaccompanied but parents please note there is no supervision or instruction.

Racquets and shuttlecocks are available to borrow.

Notice of Annual General Meeting

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the first Annual General Meeting of RTC Sports will be held at RTC Sports and Leisure Centre Otterburn NE19 1HE at 7pm on Monday 14 September to transact the following business.


1) Reports and accounts

To receive and consider the accounts for the year ended 31 December 2014 and the reports of the charity trustees and independent examiner.

2) Independent examiner

To appoint Marcella Shone as the independent examiner.

3) Appointment of charity trustees (management committee)

To re-appoint the following trustees for a further period of 12 months

·      Mr Andrew Shone·      Mr J Kevin Appleby

·      Mrs Claire Austin

·      Mrs Sandra Austin

·      Mrs Gill Chilvers

·      Mr Andy Lynch

·      Mr Greg Mcconnell·      Mr Brian Robson

·      Mr Stephen Shaw

·      Mrs Lesley White

·      Mrs Cheryl Wilson



Additional nominations for the position of Trustee must be received by 24 August 2015. For further information please contact Gill Chilvers, Company Secretary, on 01830 520535 or

4) Election of Chair and Treasurer

To elect a Chair and Treasurer from amongst the trustees appointed under the previous item

5) Appointment of Company Secretary

To appoint a Company Secretary

6) Any other business

To deal with any matters raised at the meeting.

By order of the Board of charity trustees

Gill Chilvers

Company Secretary

17 August 2015