Active Newcastle News

  • Walking for Health Event

    Active Newcastle is organising a walking event – in the aptly named suburb of Walker – to launch our Walking for Health scheme.

  • Walking for Health coming to Newcastle

    Walking for Health is a national scheme to get more people walking. Active Newcastle are setting up the scheme in Newcastle and have already began to train volunteer leaders, set up new routes and are planning a launch event in the very near future.

  • Walking for Health launch – Musical Stairs

    A musical staircase will be set up in the City Library on March 24th and will be used to help promote the launch of our Walking for Health programme, a national scheme to get more people walking.

  • This Girl Can UV 5K walk/run

    This Girl Can is a celebration of active women who are doing their thing no matter how well they do it, how they look or even how red their face gets!

  • Newcastle prepares to shout from the roof tops…This Girl Can!

    Last year, research by Sport England uncovered that 7.21 million women in England were enjoying regular physical exercise. These numbers were greatly swelled by the staggering increase of a quarter of a million people thanks to the successful nationwide campaign, “This Girl Can”.

  • Join the movement – Newcastle Can!

    Newcastle Can is a groundbreaking new challenge to see if the people of Newcastle can lose a staggering 100,000lbs in one year.

  • Free Adult Cycle Training

    If you live, work or study in Newcastle. Get fit, stay safe and give your confidence a boost with our FREE cycling courses worth over £150 per person!

  • This Girl Can Drawing Competition

    This Girl Can is all about getting women and girls active regardless of their ability, how they look or even how sweaty they get.  It’s about celebrating being a woman and being part of a community that encourages females to get active, have fun and try new things.

  • February Sports Camps

    Active Newcastle and GLL are working in partnership to deliver holiday sports camps at West Denton Leisure Centre during the February half term holidays.

  • Outdoor Activities for Over 55’s

    Wayout in Gateshead (WinG) push the possibilities and learn through adventure.

  • Active Tennis Leagues

    Want to play tennis against someone matched to your experience, fitness and ability?