All the information you need to know for the week ahead (week beginning 26th June) in the Redcar and East Cleveland area.

MONDAY

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

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

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!)

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.

THURSDAY

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.

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.

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

Open Mic Night | Green Lane, Redcar Athletic | 7pm

Our Open Mic Night will be on at The Steelmen’s every Thursday for the forseeable.

Come down to partake, or to have a pint and enjoy some local tunes from local artists. Bar open from 7, open mic begins at 8!

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!

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 RNLI Flag Day 2023 | Redcar High Street | 10am-4pm 

Join Redcar RNLI to celebrate and fundraise for your local RNLI lifeboat station. 

During the day there will be a lifeboat rescue display, emergency service interactive displays and an RNLI memorabilia stall. 

Residents can meet their local volunteering crew and donate to the Redcar Station.

There are several exciting prices to be won if you donate through Redcar RNLI’s Crowdfunder, including dinner for two at Zetland Hotel; a signed Middlesbrough FC shirt and a £25 voucher to spend at Tomahawk Steakhouse.

Redcar Summer Art Exhibition | Redcar Contemporary Art Gallery | 11am-4pm 

This is an exciting inaugural summer exhibition in Redcar. 

The exhibition will present and celebrate a wide range of works from across the country and beyond. 

It’s free, just pop in and view the great work on display!

Recycled Seed Paper Making | The Palace Hub | 12pm-3pm

The Blooming Youth Collective have recently announced their latest batch of workshops, with the first starting this Saturday from 12pm until 3pm.

They say that the Recycled Seed Paper Making session is in reference to the latest exhibition at Redcar Palace ‘Grow and Gather’, which celebrates how growing can improve the well-being of our mental health and ultimately bring communities together through collective traditions.

They said: “We are gathering together our scrap paper from the past few months and recycling them into cards, letters and gift tags with local wildflower seeds imbedded.”

It’s all free, you just need to sign up here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdHLQTe3aKTD3fyAC7LPWosDGRwvc8-G0NsBqxW66k3IhxVHg/viewform

Redcar RNLI Flag Day

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

Much Ado About Nothing | Kirkleatham Museum | July 7th | 7:30pm

Redcar Family Fun Gala | Mo Mowlam Memorial Park | July 22nd | 11am-8pm

Summer Sound Music Festival | Guisborough Rugby Club | July 28th-30th

Saltburn Food Festival | Saltburn-by-the-Sea | 30th July

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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