All the information you need to know for the week ahead (week beginning 8th May) in the Redcar and East Cleveland area.


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.


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!)

A Light In The Window: Art Exhibition | Redcar Contemporary Art Gallery | 11am-4pm

A retrospective on the work of Wendy Lowry who as an educator taught art in the wider Redcar and Cleveland area for many years. The exhibition is organised by Wendy Lowry’s son, Icarus Wilson-Wright.

This event is attendable between Wednesday – Saturday 13th, 11am-4pm .

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.

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.


Bacon Butty Club | 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).

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.

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.

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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!

Conservation Takeover Day | Ormesby Hall | 10:30am-3:00pm

Join the collections and house team at Ormesby Hall (TS3 0SR) on this special day to find out what goes into looking after a Georgian mansion and caring for over 7500 objects.

 You will be able to see the important work the staff and volunteers do, talk with them about specific tasks and you might even pick up a few tips.

There are a range of activities planned including practical demonstrations on cleaning books, polishing brass fittings, black leading the fireplaces, as well as talks on textiles and how we monitor pest control, you can even join in helping us monitor for pesky insect pests!

Normal admission applies to visit and access this event.

Friendship Friday | Community Stepping Stones Cafe 

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.


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. 


Family Fun Day | Redcar Cricket Club | Sunday 21st May | 12pm-5pm

Get down to Redcar Cricket Club on the 21st May between 12pm and 5pm for a Family Fun Day in aid of Mind Redcar and Cleveland.

An action packed day of fun will see rides, stalls, bouncy castles, slides, mini golf, face painting, live music, donkey rides and much more!

Positive Mindset For Kids | Friday 2nd June | Seaview Business Centre 

Adam Pickard hosts a fantastic positive mindset event for kids and has two available to attend (for free!) in June.


  • Adult and child attend together
  • Children aged 8-11 years of age
  • 9:30 start and ending at 12 noon
  • email to book your place


  • Adult and child attend together
  • Children aged 11-14 years of age
  • Event starts at 2pm and ends at 4:30pm
  • email to book your place

These events are held at Seaview Business Centre, Turner Street (TS10 1AZ).

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

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