All the information you need to know for the week ahead (week beginning 4th September) in the Redcar and East Cleveland area.

MONDAY

Social Tennis | Saltburn Tennis Club | TS12 1HJ | 6pm

Thinking of playing tennis? Become a member with Saltburn Tennis Club today.

They are a friendly club keen to get people involved with tennis.

They have four tennis courts, of which two courts have floodlights so that members can play throughout the year.

You can play as a guest of a member for £20, or you can sign up to become a member yourself here.

These sessions are also available on Wednesday mornings at 10:30am.

Wildcats and Squad Girls | Green Lane, Redcar Athletic | 5:30-7:30pm

As part of our ongoing bid to enhance football opportunities for young girls in the Redcar and East Cleveland area, we have both Wildcat and Squad Girls sessions.

For parents that have a budding footy enthusiast or two, these are the fun filled sessions for your daughters!

Wildcats details:
  • Girls aged 5-11
  • Monday 17:30-18:30
  • £2 a session 
  • Free for Redcar Athletic Members

Register here: https://find.englandfootball.com/venue/138625218303

Squad Girls details:
  • Girls aged 12-15
  • Monday 18:30 – 19:30
  • £3 a session 
  • Free for Redcar Athletic Members

Register here: https://faevents.thefa.com/bookevent?eventID=7551

TUESDAY

Nature Cubs | Green Gates Family Hub, TS10 4HS | 9:45am-11am and 12:45am-2pm

Woods & Waves Forest and Beach School provide lots of opportunities for outdoor play and exploration to support children’s learning and development.

These sessions are funded by The Tees Valley Community Foundation.

Only available to 18 months to 5 years old.

Use the link below to book:

Women’s Walk N’ Talk (Long) | The Palace Hub | 10:30am

Everyone needs a chance to release their worked-up energy sometimes, so why not join the gals at The Palace Hub for the long Walk N’ Talk, from 10:30am.

“Both Men and Women Deal with Mental Health Challenges and sometimes it’s nice to spend time in a safe space with like minded women.

“We offer planned walks for women of all abilities on a weekly basis, and at a leisurely pace, to support healthy living and exercise as well as a time to enjoy and chat with others.”

Zumba Class with Glyn | Durham Road Community Centre | 6-7pm

Enjoy some Zumba with instructor Glyn. He has classes around the Teesside area all week, but his Redcar class is hosted in the Community Centre on Durham Road (TS10 3SB) every Tuesday and Thursday evening.

Classes cost £3 for adults and £2 for children. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Learn to Salsa | Saltburn Community Hall | 7:30pm

Ever thought about learning Salsa? Pop along to Saltburn Community Hall (TS12 1JW) for a brand new Salsa beginners class with Kerry.

There’s no partner needed and no booking needed – just £5 per person (18+) for an hour-long session. 

Cutty Wren Folk Club | Redcar Borough Park Bowling Club | 7:45pm

Every week the guys at Cutty Wren Folk Club host a night of fantastic music with guest performers.

They say: “If you’ve not been to the Cutty Wren before, give us a try. Comfortable venue with a good range of reasonably priced drinks, easily accessible and a warm welcome.” Entry is just £5.

WEDNESDAY

Cleveland Retired Men’s Association | 25K Centre, Ayton Drive | 09:45-11:30am

Cleveland Retired Men’s Association (CRMA) is seeking new members to join their group. They hold a weekly meeting every Wednesday at the 25K Centre,  Ayton Drive Redcar (TS10 4LR) from 09:45 to 11:30.

Pop along and meet new friends, enjoy a cuppa and a biscuit and listen to one of their guest speakers or informative DVDs. Entry is £1.50.

Women’s Walk N’ Talk (Short) | The Palace Hub | 10:30am

Don’t fancy the long walk? No worries! 

There’s a short walk organised every Wednesday mid morning from The Palace Hub on the seafront – just turn up and get walking (and nattering too!)

Which Craft? Ladies | The Palace Hub | 11am-2pm

Which Craft? Ladies arts and crafts is a group to share arts and crafts, learn new skills, and meet like minded ladies.

Every Wednesday they meet up at the Palace Hub for chats, a cuppa and crafting.

Join their Facebook group below:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/524499789500331

Solo Salsa | St. Hilda’s Church | 7:30pm

Latin line dancing is on the agenda for Kerry and co on Wednesday evening, with classes costing £5 at St Hilda’s Church (TS10 4AW).

Again, no partner needed for the hour-long evening of learning and fun.

Guisborough Town vs Redcar Athletic | King George V Ground, TS14 6LE | 7:45pm

Gary Forster takes his Redcar Athletic side to the King George V Ground on Wednesday night to take on local rivals Guisborough Town.

Entry is £8 adults and £5 concessions, whilst kids get in for free.

THURSDAY

Nature Cubs | Marske Scout Hut and beach | 9:45am-11:15am 

Woods & Waves Forest and Beach School provide lots of opportunities for outdoor play and exploration to support children’s learning and development.

These sessions are funded by The Tees Valley Community Foundation.

Only available to 18 months to 5 years old.

Use the link below to book:

Bacon Butty Club | Green Lane, Redcar Athletic | 10am-12pm

Every Thursday morning we host a club for ex-Steelworkers and anybody interested in making friends and discussing all things Redcar.

The town prides itself on its steelmaking history and we pride ourselves on the community. This is the perfect event for communal value and reminiscing on what brings us together the most.

It’s completely free and is hosted at the clubhouse at Green Lane (TS10 3RW).

Guisborough Town Market | Guisborough High Street | 9am-4pm

Held every Thursday and Saturday, Guisborough’s weekly market sells several local grown fruit, vegetables and meats plus flowers, decorative items for loved ones and much more.

If you’re in the area on these days and during the above times, support local businesses and shop the market.

Nature Warriors | Saltburn Valley Woodland Centre, TS12 1GG | 10am-12pm

This is a Forest School session for children aged 6 – 12 years to attend with their parent/carer, siblings of all ages can also attend, however if all of your children are under 8 our Nature Families session may be better suited to you.

Children with additional needs are welcome.

A number of activities such as natural crafts, games, bug hunting, and scavenger hunts will also be available.

Children go at their own pace and follow their own interests and ideas.

Use the link below to book:
 
Warm Space Pop In | URC Church, TS10 1RQ | 11am-2pm
 
Pop into URC Church on Thursdays for a free hot lunch and hot drinks, with a opportunity to meet and mingle with new people.
 
Nature Explorers | Saltburn Valley Woodland Centre, TS12 1GG | 12:45pm-2:30pm
 

This is a Forest School session for children aged 4 – 14 years with additional needs to attend with their parent/carer, siblings of all ages are welcome.

At this additional needs session there is a limit to 6/7 families, compared to 12/14 families for our other sessions, this can help children to feel less overwhelmed and enable the Forest School Leader to give more support if needed.

There will be lots of free play, with use of a mud kitchen, books, magnifying glasses, and hammock. Activities such as natural crafts, den building and bug hunting will also be available.

Ali’s Fitness Class | Zetland Park Methodist Church | 5:15-6:30pm

Fitness with a twist! Ali hosts two different types of fitness classes every Thursday at Zetland Park Methodist Church (TS10 3AU).

The first class, starting at 5:15pm and finishing at 5:45pm is Dancercise in the Dark, entry for which is £3.50. The second class that follows at 5:50pm and concludes at 6:30pm costs £4.50 and is called Rockbox.

Entry for both classes is £6 £3 for new members.

For more information: https://www.facebook.com/groups/5393266094025237/posts/6201603299858175/ 

Guisborough Photo Group | Methodist Church Hall, TS14 6AF | 7:30pm

Do you live in Guisborough, or the surrounding areas, and want to learn more and/or improve within the art of photography?

The guys at the Guisborough Photo Group – also known as ‘The Friendly Club’ – host a meet-up every Thursday evening at 7:30pm.

They would love to welcome new members and are open to anybody with an interest in photography, no matter the level. 

So, if you’re a budding beginner, a self-confessed expert, or anywhere in between, get down to Guisborough Methodist Church on Thursdays!

These get togethers begin on the first Thursday in September.

Salsa Beginners & Improvers Classes | New Marske Institute Club | 7:30pm

There’s a class for beginners and those looking to refine those dancing shoes at New Marske Institute Club (TS11 8EG).

Entry for this class is £6 per person.

FRIDAY

Redcar High Street Market | 9am

Friday is the Redcar Market’s designated weekly day – from Nicola’s Cake Corner selling fancies, pies, cookies and sandwiches; to Dog House Designs selling unique and original hand made jewellery and gifts, there’s something for everyone at the market. 

It finishes up at 4pm, so make sure to check out the stalls in good time!

Nature Tots | Saltburn Valley Woodland Centre, TS12 1GG | 9:45am-10:45am

  • Babies and toddlers 0-18 months
  • An opportunity to enjoy time in nature with your little one
  • Supports learning and development
  •  Books, singing, and sensory play
To book use the following link:

Friendship Friday | Community Stepping Stones Café 

Join the lovely people at the Community Stepping Stones Cafe in Dormanstown (TS10 5HE) for a cuppa, some soup and some connecting with new found friends!

The introductory price for anybody wanting to pop in is £3.

SATURDAY

Redcar Athletic Tots | Green Lane, TS10 3RW | 9:30am

These fun, engaging sessions are completely free thanks to the kindness of our sponsors, Blink Eyewear.

You don’t have to pre-register, just pop along to a session and register your child on the day.

  •  9:30am – Children in Nursery or Reception for 2023/24 school year
  • 10:30am – Children in YR1 for 2023/24 school year.

For more information, join or Tots group on Facebook here.

Redcar Athletic Reserves vs Whitby Fisherman FC | Green Lane, TS10 3RW | 2pm

Our Reserves are in action at home this weekend, hosting Whitby Fisherman in the North Riding Men’s Premier.

Entry into Green Lane is free, and if you aren’t on the road to Newcastle for our first team’s fixture, get yourself to TS10 3RW to support the lads!

West Allotment Celtic vs Redcar Athletic | East Palmersville Sports Pavilion, NE12 9HF | 3pm

It’s an away trip on Saturday for the Steelmen, who travel to Newcastle to face West Allotment Celtic at East Palmersville Sports Pavilion.

For any travelling supporters, entry into the ground for this game is £7 adults, £4 concessions and kids get in for free when accompanied by an adult.

SUNDAY

Redcar Junior Park Run | 9am

A free, weekly timed run for kids aged 4-14, which takes place in Locke Park, Locke Road, Redcar (TS10 1HA).

It’s free to join but as always, please register before you first come along. 

EVENTS FURTHER DOWN THE LINE

Redcar Athletic Annual Golf Day | Saltburn Golf Club, TS12 1NJ | Thursday 14th September | 12pm

We are hosting our annual RAFC Golf Day in September. 

We’ll have:

  • 18 holes round Saltburn Golf Club
  • Bacon rolls, tea & coffee on arrival
  • Welcome Steelmen goodie bag
  • Presentation & two course meal

It’s £250 (+ VAT) for a team of 3 and anybody interested should contact ryan.mcknight@redcarathletic.co.uk

If you have any events in the Redcar and East Cleveland area and you’d like them to be advertised in the weekly Redcar and East Cleveland Redcar Route, please contact dana.malt@redcarathletic.co.uk.

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