March 2018 Newsletter

Welcome to the March 2018 Thurston OEC Newsletter.

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Wishing you all an adventurous and fun filled Easter Break.


Lighter Nights Campaign

Climb and BBQ    Thursday 29th March, 5:30-9:30pm

This will take place at Simonside Climbing Wall, South Shields, NE34 9SD (

Children from the age of 5, young people and families are welcome.

Should you have any queries please contact Martin Simpson at: or by telephoning: 0191 424 0118.

5-a-side Football Tournament    Friday 6th April, 6-9pm

This will take place on the outdoor 3G pitch at Clegwell Community Association, Mountbatten Avenue, Hebburn, NE31 2QT.

5-a-side Football Tournament     Friday 13th April, 6-9pm

This will take place on the outdoor 3G pitch at Temple Park Leisure Centre, John Reid Road, South Shields, NE34 8QN.

To enter a team (11-13, 14-15 and 16-17 age groups) please contact Chris Thompson at: or by telephoning: 0191 424 7845.



We have passed our AHOEC Gold Standard and LOtC Quality Badge with “flying colours”.

These awards assure our clients of both the safety and quality of outdoor experience we provide here at Thurston.