Posts By: Michael Scrafton

Last weekend, the Active North Tyneside Club1 Lads went on their annual “Route to Employment” residential to High Borrans in partnership with the Phoenix Detached Youth Project. 10 young males attended the residential with the aim of the weekend was to provide an experience of a working lifestyle and show them what key skills they require to be… Read More

North Tyneside’s Sport and Leisure service provides an exciting No Limits activity programme for young people during the school holidays. The February Holidays Activity Programme is now here! To view the brochure click here. For further information on the sessions please contact the venue the session is being delivered at.

The latest North Tyneside Social Badminton Tournament, held at John Spence Community High School in North Shields, attracted yet another record entry, with 87 players entering the tournament.  There was an amazing range of ages – from 15 to 75! Players came from all over the region to take part, and one player even travelled… Read More

The #PassOnYourPassion campaign celebrates the great success of local coaches, volunteers and clubs in sport within Tyne & Wear. Local badminton coaches, Sarah Burtenshaw and Mark Thompson, were nominated for the #PassOnYourPassion Award. Sarah was nominated for her role as an amazing coach at Longbenton Badminton Club and various other coaching roles! She is a… Read More

Over 30 players took part in a special over 50’s North Tyneside social Badminton Tournament at John Spence Community High School. The tournament, organised by North Tyneside Badminton Partnership, was highly successful and enjoyed by all who took part. The ages of the players ranged from 50 to 75 years old! Volunteers from the Partnership,… Read More

North Tyneside’s Sport and Leisure service provides an exciting No Limits activity programme for young people during the school holidays. The October Half Term Holidays Activity Programme is now available. To view the brochure click here. For further information on the sessions please contact the venue the session is being delivered at.

North Tyneside’s Sport and Leisure service provides an exciting No Limits activity programme for young people during the school holidays. The Summer Holidays Activity Programme is now available. To view the brochure click here. For further information on the sessions please contact the venue the session is being delivered at.

The Chair of North Tyneside Council, Councillor Wendy Lott, hosted a reception for the winners of a Badminton award set up by a former Chair of the Council, Councillor John Carter, who became a great fan of the sport during his year as Chair. Councillor Lott presented the shields for the most promising under 12’s… Read More

Summer of Cycling

Sport North Tyneside are offering young people and families the chance to take part in cycling this Summer. Sport North Tyneside’s Summer of cycling programme is now available. To view the brochure click here. For further information or to book your child onto one of our bike rides contact Sport North Tyneside at sport@northtyneside.gov.uk.

North Tyneside’s Sport and Leisure service provides an exciting No Limits activity programme for young people during the school holidays. The May half term Holidays Activity Programme is now available. To view the brochure click here. For further information on the sessions please contact the venue the session is being delivered at.