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February Half Term: All Stars Multi Sports Holiday Camp

February Half Term: All Stars Multi Sports Holiday Camp

February Half Term: All Stars Multi Sports Holiday Camp Multi sports fun for all abilities; Football Basketball Rounders Dodgeball Arts and Crafts Fun Games To find out more or book please contact Joe. £16 per day or £40 for all 3 days. Ages 5 -14 Packed lunch and bottled water required. Joe 07861482475enquiries@all-starrugby.nethttp://www.asrugby.co.uk

Table Tennis End of Season Event

Monday 13th December 6.30-9.00pm  A special open Table Tennis family evening is planned at the RTC sports centre with the coach Martin Schapira. All levels of players are welcome and everybody can take part in a few games, whether they played before or if they want to have a go at this type of sport.…

Tree management at Rede Tyne Coquet Sports and Leisure Centre

Tree management at Rede Tyne Coquet Sports and Leisure Centre

Tree management at Rede Tyne Coquet Sports and Leisure Centre The trustees would like to inform members of the community that work to cut down shrubbery and to remove trees around the tennis courts will be carried out on 25th and 26th November. The work, which has been approved by Northumberland County Council’s Tree Officer,…

5-a-side Football

Thursday evenings 8pm-9.30pm STARTING 18th NOVEMBER Come along and have some fun, open to everyone 18 years+ £5 per person payable on the night Please text/call Ben King 07920067005/ or Steven Rogerson 07792517629 for more info/ to let them know if you can attend (Last minute drop in’s are welcome but it would be great…

STAR GAZING EVENINGS – 10th Dec

**The weather forecast for 12th November is not good and so we are postponing this event unti 10th December** Star Gazing Astronomy Evenings – RTC Sports are delighted to be hosting two star gazing astronomy evenings at the RTC Otterburn. 12th of November & the 10th of December 6.30pm – 9pm. These will be ran…

October Tennis Lessons at RTC

Sunday 24th October Family Tennis Sessions.  Suitable for beginners and those who have played before. 10-12 & 12.30-2.30.  All equipment and coaching supplied. £3.50 per person per session.  Thursday 28th & Friday 29th October – Youth Tennis Camp, 10-2.30pm, 8-18 year olds.  All coaching and equipment supplied.  Suitable for beginners and those who have played…

Everyone welcome to RTC AGM – seeking new Trustees

Our AGM is open to everyone. It will be held from 7pm on Tuesday 12th October at Otterburn Village Hall. We are presently seeking new Trustees and would welcome anyone interested in finding out more, or please email for further information activties@rtcsports.co.uk RTC Sports Annual General Meeting 12th October 2021, 7 p.m., Otterburn Memorial Hall…

All Stars Sports Camp Oct Half Term

Please book direct with All Stars.

New dates for Tennis at RTC

Tennis coaching for beginners 8 years + will run on Wednesday evenings from 6pm on 20th October, 3rd, 10th & 17th, 24th November & 1st December. Adults £4/ Under 8-16’s £2.50 per session. Sessions will be run from 6pm and last approx 45 mins. All equipment and coaching supplied. To register your interest please email…

New Tai Chi Sessions

Tai Chi at RTC: A new block of 6×1 hour training sessions will start Wednesday 22nd September 11am. This activity is for 18 years and over, all levels welcome,including beginners. Please register your interest by email activities@rtcsports.co.uk and cristina.mircescu@cooptel.net

Tennis Sessions at RTC

Tennis coaching for beginners 8 years + will run on Wednesday evenings from 6pm on 6th, 13th & 20th October, 3rd, 10th & 17th November. Adults £4/ Under 8-16’s £2.50 per session. Sessions will be run from 6pm and last approx 45 mins. All equipment and coaching supplied. To register your interest please email activities@rtcsports.co.uk

Family Archery Day Sunday 19th September

All equipment supplied and no experience necessary. Family sessions 45 minutes each. Suitable for children 6years+. £35 per session. To book a family session please email activities@rtcsports.co.uk Deadline for bookings 1st September

Additional Dates for All Stars Multi Sports Camp

We are delighted to welcome All Stars back to RTC on 31st August and 1st September for more fun and games. Please book direct.

Cycling Theatre visits RTC Thursday 12th August

On Thursday 12 August we have something a little different for you to try – the cycling theatre The Handlebards will be visiting us to put on a performance of Macbeth. Never watched Shakespeare before? Don’t worry because they make it fun, accessible and family friendly so you absolutely don’t need to be a ‘buff’.…

All Stars Multi Sport Camp at RTC

We are very excited to welcome All Stars Multi Sports Camp to RTC this summer. Book your places direct with the team at All Stars – find more info here

FREE DYNAMOS 3 DAY CRICKET CAMP

🏏🏏🏏FREE 3 DAY DYANAMOS CRICKET CAMP 🏏🏏🏏 Tuesday 24th, Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th August from 10-1pm each day. For boys & girls aged 8-11 years old. An enormous thank you again to Simplyhealth UK sported who have made this possible. We are looking for volunteers to help run this camp (no experience necessary as…

New Facebook Page

The RTC has a new look Facebook page which is now being regularly updated with news of upcoming events and activities. This page replaces the original RTC Sports Centre, Otterburn group, which will now be closed. To close the group, members will be removed from the group and no new members will be accepted. If…

FUN FOOTBALL FRIDAYS

Free Taster Session Friday 16th April 5.30-6.30pm outdoors on the pitches Licenced FA L2 Coach Mark Gradwell, will be running a 10 week course here at RTC for Primary School Years 1,2 & 3 starting with a free taster session on 16th April (Years 4,5 & 6 will be considered depending on numbers). Please register…

A nice write up in The Courant following success of Warm Hub “Soup & Puds”

A big thank you to all of the volunteers who helped deliver such a successful Soup and Pud delivery around our community last week. We are very grateful to Community Action Northumberland, Age Uk Northumberland, George Jennings Fruit & Veg, The Border Reiver and The Coach House Hotel. Here is the write up from The…

Free Employability webinars for unemployed Northumberland residents

Community Action Northumberland CAN Enews22 February 2021 Free Employability webinars for unemployed Northumberland residents CAN is running six Employability Webinars to help unemployed Northumberland residents to develop their job-seeking skills and find work. Who will benefit from the course? This series of webinars is suitable for both those who have recently been made redundant and those…

SAVE THE DATE – Macbeth at RTC – Thursday August 12th

We are delighted to welcome Handelbards to RTC on August 12th at 7pm, for a rip roaring, hilarious performance of Macbeth from their all female cast. Join The HandleBards all-female troupe at the Rede Tyne & Coquet Sports Centre for a bicycle-powered, farcical production of Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’. Forget the tears and tragedy – this is a…

North Tyne Youth Half Term Activities

Do contact Lisa to book a place/s for some fabulous half term fun.

New Youth Football Club at RTC

The RTC has been awarded funding from Simply Health in association with Sported to start a Mixed Youth Football club with immediate effect following the end of lockdown.  The football club will offer inclusive mixed youth football coaching on the sports pitches at the weekends.  If you would be interested in helping to develop the…

Great news! North Tyne Youth is going digital

January-February 2021 What’s On North Tyne Youth is going digital! Lockdown #3 means we can’t meet face-to-face, but there is still lots we can do in a safe and fun way online. Get in touch via email (Lisa.Robinson@northtyneyouth.co.uk), or text or call (07826 020949) to find out more, get hold of a Registration Form, and…

Skating Taster  – Private Hall Hire

Skating Taster – Private Hall Hire

Monday 21st December 10am-4pm Within Tier 3 Covid restrictions, we can start with Single Households or Support Bubbles who can book the hall for one hour. Maximum of 6 people. Bring your own skates (rubber wheels only), pads and helmets or borrow ours. This is a taster session. The cost will be £5 per hour…

Delivering festive cheer on Monday 21st December

Delivering festive cheer on Monday 21st December

We sadly cannot hold the Older Folks Christmas Lunch this year so we are going to deliver free “Festive Goodie Bags” containing treats and activities to those who might like to receive one.  If you know anyone who might appreciate one (young or old) please can you contact Georgie georgie.kenny@rtcsports.co.uk or Yvonne 07401 332213.  …

North Tyne Youth Meet & Greet 14th & 15th December

North Tyne Youth Meet & Greet 14th & 15th December

Really excited to share details of our upcoming Covid-safe Youth Club Meet & Greet sessions. We will be at the Reed Hall, Bellingham on Monday 14th December (we know Thursday is the usual night, and we will be returning to that from January!), and we’ll be at the RTC at Otterburn on Tuesday 15th December.…

RTC has a new Face Book Page

RTC has a new Face Book Page

Please like and share our new Face Book Page RTCOTTERBURN We are also still looking for donations of pads and skates (quad or inline, rubber wheels only) so that we can start our Skating sessions soon. Do contact me on 07800 874056 or email georgie.kenny@rtcsports.co.uk and I will arrange to collect any donations you may…

Otterburn Gym reopening

We are pleased to announce that the Otterburn Gym will be open again from Thursday 3rd December. All existing gym members should receive an email from Martin Chilvers with the necessary instructions for accessing the gym. The rules for using the gym are the same as those put in place in October and all gym…

Pumpkin Decorating for Halloween

Why not bring the family along for a fun pumpkin decorating workshop to be held at the RTC on Friday 30th October at 11:30. Just bring along your standard sized pumpkin which has been ready scooped out. All other flowers, foliage and spooky decorations will be provided. Cost is £10 per pumpkin arrangement. Booking essential…

Notice of AGM

The Rede Tyne Coquet Sports & Leisure Centre will be holding its AGM on Monday 28th September 2020 at 7:30pm. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic this year’s meeting will be held via Zoom. If you wish to attend, please email Kevin Appleby on jkappleby@rtcsports.co.uk to register and obtain a link to the meeting.

Exercise Classes at RTC

We are now in a position to start offering exercise classes again at RTC, Initially there will be two classes per week which will be led by Gill Chilvers. A mixed ability class will take place on Wednesday evenings at 7pm and will feature a warm up to music, a series of exercises for exercising…

Netball Suspended at RTC

Following the advice from England Netball around the Coronavirus (COVID-19) , the organisers at Otterburn Netball have taken the decision to cancel the netball sessions at the RTC until further notice. Other activities continue as usual for the time being. However, the situation is constantly changing and we will advise of changes as they occur.…

Health Walks Programme to June 2020 now available.

Health walks start from the RTC at 10am, fortnightly on a Tuesday. They are ideal for people who are new to walking and want to make walking a regular part of their lives. Walking is a great way to exercise and can help combat a number of health problems. The full programme of health walks…

Christmas 2019

Christmas dates for activities based at RTC  Active Life Low Impact Circuits: Last session Monday 16th December Healthy Walks: Finished for 2019 – look out for new programme for 2020 North Tyne Youth: Last session Tuesday 17th December Disco Circuits: Finished for 2019 – look out for new dates in the new year Netball: Finished…

New Activity: Netball

Come and play netball at the RTC on Thursday evenings. Walking netball 6:30 to 7:30 Running netball 7:30 to 8:30 £3 per evening for one or both sessions. For more information join Otterburn Netball Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/385530835672703/  

2019 Xmas Party Cancelled

Unfortunately, due to low numbers, the RTC Christmas Party for 2019 has had to be cancelled. We are sorry to disappoint those who were looking forward to this event,  

Annual Christmas Party 2019

Come and join us for our annual Christmas Party on 7th December, See Christmas Party 2019 for full details

Rede River Rocks this Saturday

Join us this Saturday 29th June 2019 for a day of Bands, Beer and fun for all the family.  The weather forecast is looking great so why not come along? Bands / performers include: Kingsize Voodoo Traveller Dog in a Box Bear Wire Band Jason Arnup Decca Bell Pre sale tickets available – adults £8;…

Rede River Rocks 2019

Join us again this year on Saturday 29th June 2019 for a day of Bands, Beer and fun for all the family. Bands / performers include: Kingsize Voodoo Traveller Takahaad Dog in a Box Bare Wire Band Jason Arnup Decca Bell Pre sale tickets available – adults £8; 12-17 £4; Family x 4 £20; Under…

Midweek Dance Madness

Want to increase your fitness? Fancy just letting your hair down and having a boogie? Why not come along to Midweek Dance Madness. For six weeks, from 24 April to 29 May 2019, we’ll be playing popular dance music from the 60s through to the present day – from 8pm to 9pm. more info

Buggy Beat returns

After the Easter holidays we see the return of Buggy Beat for a six week block starting Wednesday 24 April at 10am.  This is a Cross Training health and fitness class designed around the needs of new parents who struggle to get the time to participate in exercise on a regular basis Offering a great cardiovascular…

Gym Closure Saturday 20 April

Please note that the gym at the RTC will be closed all day on Saturday 20 April 2019 to allow for the completion of plastering of the ceiling following work in the loft space. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Possible weekday opening of Sports Centre

We are currently considering opening the Sports Centre one day a week (probably a Wednesday) so that people can use the sports hall facilities – for example for a game of badminton, table tennis or short tennis – or just have a cup of coffee or tea and a chat.  BUT – to do this…

Customer satisfaction survey

Can you spare us a couple of minutes to complete our (very short) customer satisfaction survey?  Tell us how you feel about the Centre and what you’d like us to change – and help us demonstrate to our funders that supporting the Centre is worthwhile.  Follow the link below. https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CF9LWMC Thanks!

Sport and Exercise Ideas?

Do you have ideas for sport and exercise activities you’d like to see happening at the RTC?  Could you help us to get your ideas up and running?  Maybe you go to a class that you love and you think your instructor might be prepared to come out to Otterburn?  Perhaps your kids would like…

Starting after half term – Buggy Beat

This is a Cross Training Health and Fitness Class designed around the needs of new parents who struggle to get the time to participate in exercise on a regular basis Great Cardiovascular and muscular strength workout with added abdominal exercises and emphasis on body fat reduction The link between regular exercise and positive mental health…

Getting Involved

A big thank you to everyone that came along to the RTC open evening or contacted us about helping out. A few people have signed up to assist with specific tasks which is great. We’d still love to hear from anyone that might be able to assist with planning a programme of community events (such…