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Our First Ullswater Challenge

Our First Ullswater Challenge

By Cameron Galloway. On Saturday 20th April a group of 30 challengers took on YMCA North Tyneside’s Ullswater Challenge. This 22-mile hike around the perimeter of Ullswater started and finished at our Patterdale Estate, tying the beauty of the Lake District back to...

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Volunteer Opportunities for 2024

Volunteer Opportunities for 2024

In 2024, we are excited to announce new and ongoing volunteer opportunities for individuals to get involved and make a difference in their local community. Take a look and see what we have to offer.

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Investing In Education

Local businessman and long time YMCA supporter Ben Broadhead is setting a sterling example of philanthropy and civic responsibility. Celebrating his recent directorship at E Turnbull & Son Funeral Directors, Ben has chosen to mark this personal milestone in a most altruistic manner – by investing in the education of children.

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A Summer of Fun

Over the Summer holidays our community team have been hard at work delivering a range of summer activities for young people. Find out more about what we got up to!

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Leaders for Life – We’re Halfway There

From learning all about teamwork and leadership to theatre trips, an evening out in an unfamiliar place and a residential trip, the leaders for life programme is helping to develop our next generation of powerful leaders!

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Picnic In The Park 2023

Picnic In The Park 2023

Last Saturday we held our very first ‘Picnic in the Park’ and what a day it was! Nearly 4,000 North Tyneside locals passed through the newly refurbished Northumberland Square on the day and joined in our festivities.

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Sage-ing in our Allotment

Sage-ing in our Allotment

Our North Shields community allotment has never looked better thanks to the amazing staff from Sage who have volunteered their time not once, but a few times now, to help us clear and revamp the space!

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