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To find your nearest club or for further information about football in Gateshead contact the Sport, Physical Activity & Health Development Team on 0191 433 8112 or visit Durham Football Association's website at

Weekly Community Sessions
All sessions run on a weekly basis unless otherwise stated.

Walking Football

Wednesday 11:00-12:00
Elgin Centre, Deckham.


Football Drop In's

Wednesday 14:00-16:00 - Gateshead Redheugh FC


Tuesday 14:30-15:30 - Gateshead Leam Rangers


For further information regarding any of these sessions, please contact David Jeffers (Football Activator) on 0191 4338112 or by emailing 

Football News

Local Heroes Recognised at Gateshead Awards

Posted on: 15 Oct 2014 - 11:45 by Steve Torre

Local people have been getting what they deserve at an awards evening at Gateshead Civic Centre this week. Twelve individuals and two local voluntary organisations have been presented with The Gateshead Award after being nominated by their friends…

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Gateshead Together Football Tournament 2014

Posted on: 29 Sep 2014 - 10:29 by Richard Chapman

As Gateshead is made up of many different groups of people this football tournament is bringing them together in a way that they feel comfortable with. What could be more universal than a game of football?   The football is part of a wider…

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Sir Bobby Robson National Football Day 2013 - Girls Only FREE Football Festival

Posted on: 30 Jul 2013 - 12:31 by Gary Stamp

  On Saturday 10 August, the country will join together in celebration of the nation's favourite game and showcase the development of grassroots football over the last 150 years. Individuals as well as teams are welcome to attend on the…

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FA Coaching Disabled Footballers Course

Posted on: 20 May 2013 - 16:30 by Gary Stamp

  FA Coaching Disabled Footballers Course Venue: Graham Sports Centre, Maiden Castle, University of Durham, Stockton Road, Durham DH1 3SE Dates: Thursday 6th June 2013, 6:00pm – 9:00pm, Enrol / Theory Thursday 13th June…

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FA Youth Development Review Workshop Presentation

Posted on: 19 Feb 2013 - 15:40 by Robert Corr

View the presentation slides here.

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Show Homophobia the Red Card

Posted on: 19 Feb 2013 - 11:01 by Robert Corr

Tackling homophobia in sport is a challenge we are all faced with but did you know about the ‘Show Homophobia the Red Card’ education pack and DVD? To find out more take a look at their web page. Any teacher or youth worker who…

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North East Athletic FC arrive on the football league scene

Posted on: 18 Oct 2012 - 10:52 by Kay Robson

Increasing adult participation in football and sport in general is a priority within our work in Gateshead, and at our local Power League the Get into Football project provides a footballing experience that inspires those who have taken the step into…

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Successful Inspired Facilities Funding Round for Gateshead clubs!

Posted on: 02 Aug 2012 - 16:44 by Steve Torre

Here at Gateshead Sport, we’re very excited for the 3 Gateshead clubs who have successfully secured £150k from Round 2 of the Sport England Inspired Facilities fund. The 3 clubs that have brought this fantastic investment to Gateshead…

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Rutherford Ladies looking for new players

Posted on: 19 Jun 2012 - 10:37 by Chris Strong

Rutherford Ladies FC are looking for players aged 16 and above. All abilities welcome to come along and join into our pre-season training every Tuesday evening from 7.00pm-8.30pm and Sunday afternoons from 12.30pm-2.00pm. We train on a 3G training…

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Dunston UTS FC victorious in historic FA Vase Cup Final!

Posted on: 14 May 2012 - 12:20 by Chris Strong

Gateshead based Dunston UTS FC made history on Sunday by beating another north east team, West Auckland, to win the FA Vase at Wembley Stadium for the first time. The club won 2-0 with a brace from striker Andrew Bulford, who also made history…

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