Newry United GDC

Well done to our 4 Newry United teams who today finished their participation in this year’s Games Development Centre (GDC). For many of the young people this was their first time playing in the GDC with many of them playing a year above themselves. They have made great improvement since the programme started and all of ... More

Safeguarding and Child Protection

Some of our youth leaders attended a safeguarding and child protection course tonight at the Newry Leisure Centre which was delivered by the IFA. Very informative course which will help us as a project to continue to create a safe environment for the young people involved in our activities More

Diversity through Sport

Great last day of our TBUC Diversity through Sport residential in Belfast. This morning the young people participated in a small worlds workshop in Farset International whereby they met and spoke with a number of people who are refugees and asylum seekers. They then spent this afternoon enjoying the various activities that ... More

TBUC Diversity through Sport

Great first day in belfast as part of our TBUC Diversity through Sport Programme residential. The young people started the day off with a tour of west belfast / peace walls; visit to the radar project whereby the young people learnt about the dangers of drugs and alcohol and importance of road safety. They then participa... More

6 Week Coaching

Tonight we finished our 6 week coaching programmes with both our 5 - 7 year olds and 11 - 14 year old groups. We hope that the young people enjoyed participating in the programmes. More

Diversity through Sport Programme

Some photos of the young people involved in our cross community Diversity through Sport Programme which took place last night in the Bosco Youth Centre. The young people discussed with the adult volunteer leaders what respect meant to them and also how they could help show respect in school, at home, in their community and ... More

10 Week Coaching

Busy few nights at the start of our 10 week coaching programme with over 75 young people involved across various age groups. Well done to all our adult volunteers and youth peer leaders who helped develop and deliver the sessions. We hope that the young people enjoyed the sessions and we look forward to seeing them all ... More

5 A Side Football

The young people involved in our current peer leadership programme are organising an indoor football tournament to help fundraise for a trip to london that they are going on in march. Its for young people aged between 15 - 17. Just get a few of your friends together and enter a team. More

Development of our Programmes

As a Project we try our best to reflect on the work we are delivering and look at how we can improve the Future development of our programmes. Today a number of our adult and youth peer leaders Participated in a project evaluation session as part of a level 2 community sports leadership qualification that we as leaders are ... More

Tour of Aviva Stadium

We had a great day away to Dublin yesterday with over 50 young people to conclude the recent respect coaching programmes. The young people started off the day by attending a tour of the Aviva Stadium then they participated in a fun world cup tournament at the indoor soccer dome in Dundalk. The young people were a pleasure ... More