All the information you need to know for the week ahead (week beginning 2nd October) 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 | Redcar & Cleveland College, TS10 1EZ | 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 6-7
  • Monday 17:30-18:30
  • Free for all

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

Squad Girls details:
  • Girls aged 7-8
  • Monday 18:30 – 19:30
  • Free for all

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

**Please note: these sessions have now moved back to Redcar & Cleveland College for the winter months, but they remain free of charge**

Wildcats at Redcar Athletic

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 and are only available to 18 months to 5 years old.

Use the link attached to book: https://bookwhen.com/woodswaves

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. 

West Auckland Town vs Redcar Athletic | Wanted Stadium, DL14 9AQ | 7:30pm

Gary Forster’s free scoring Steelmen resume league action this week. They’ll take the trip to Darlington to face West Auckland Town at 7:30pm.

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

Identities – A Close To Home Production | Tuned In! TS10 5BJ | 5:15pm-7pm

Coming to Tuned In for one evening only, a free sneak preview of the Close to Home Production, Identities, a play about Boobs!

Happy boobs. Sad boobs. Naughty boobs. Scared boobs…Poorly boobs. From bra fittings to breast cancer diagnosis, Lucy’s boobs tell her story in 60 minutes – the time it takes to perform a standard lumpectomy.

Co-created with women who have experience of breast cancer and those who treat them. Identities unclasps the hidden adventures our boobs go on, the good, the bad and the silly.

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.

Redcar Athletic Reserves vs Thirsk Falcons | Green Lane, TS10 3RW | 7:30pm

Our reserves are in action twice this week, with Thirsk Falcons first up at Green Lane. As always, entry is free. Kick-off is at 7:30pm.

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 attached to book: https://bookwhen.com/woodswaves

Coffee Morning in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support | New Life Church, TS10 4PJ | 10am-12pm

New Life Church in Redcar are hosting their usual Thursday coffee morning, but dedicating it to Macmillan Cancer Support, whose official Coffee Morning is hosted the following day.

Pop in, have a cuppa and a natter all for a good cause.

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 attached to book: https://bookwhen.com/woodswaves
 

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.

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.

Scream Factory | Kirkleatham Museum, TS10 5NW | 6:30pm

Scream Factory is the only multi-award winning Halloween scare event in the Nort East. The linear style event takes you through zone after zone of scares and thrills.

From the high quality sets, props, costumes, special effects and actors, Scream Factory offers a range of different tours to help attract different audiences. This includes The Extreme Tour, The Isolation Tour, The VIP Tour and the Children’s Twilight Tour.

Ends November 5th at 10pm.

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.

St Marys 1947 Dormans vs Redcar Athletic Reserves | Dorman Long United Athletic Club, TS5 5DT | 2pm

Our reserves face St Marys 1947 Dormans in Saturday’s 2pm kick-off.

Redcar Athletic vs Penrith | BM Bi-Fold Green Lane, TS10 3RW | 3pm

Back on home turf after successive away games, Gary Forster’s side will be looking to add to the battling point picked up against promotion favourites North Shields as they host Penrith at 3pm.

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. 

York City Women U23s Redcar Athletic Ladies | York St John University, YO31 7EX | 2pm

Our ladies side are in action this Sunday, where they travel to York to take on York City Under-23s.

EVENTS FURTHER DOWN THE LINE

Open Auditions, “What’s the Alternative?” | 17th and 18th October | Sacred Heart Church Meeting Rooms | 6:30pm

Frank and Susanne Ramsay are looking for up to 6 actors (4 women, 2 men) to cast their their upcoming original play. 

The play – a comedy – centres around the trials of working in alternative medicine.

16+ only. Experience is handy, but not necessary. All roles are unpaid and those applying must be able to commit to a rehearsal schedule and both of the performance dates.

The performance will be hosted on the 3rd and 4th of February 2024 at Saltburn Community Theatre. 

Those interested should contact Frank Ramsay via email – ramsayfrank@hotmail.com.

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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