Contact Us
 
Activities Office, Floor 1
Newcastle University Students' Union
Kings' Walk
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
NE1 8QB
 
0191 239 3904

07541 680 926
07541 680 914

 
 
What is Give It A Go?
 
Give it a Go is an activities programme run by your Students’ Union which offers you the opportunity to try something completely new, learn new skills, and meet new people.  Whether you are running around with a paintball gun, riding a horse or learning a new language, there really is something for everyone!  
 
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our  sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff.  It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year! Remember you don't need a sports centre membership or any experience!
 
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Please Note:
 
We highly recommend you book EARLY to avoid disappointment, as many activities do sell out quickly.  We can give refunds for activities where we have been notified 2 weeks or more in advance, as this gives us time to re-sell the ticket.
 
Meet the Team

 
 

Give It A Go: Activities

Thu 22nd February

Table Tennis
22nd February noon - 2pm
Venue 1 + 2, Newcastle University Students’ Union
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Fri 23rd February

Cardio Combat - Fitness Class
23rd February 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Cocktail Making Masterclass Party & Food
23rd February 3:30pm - 6pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Eagles Newcastle  v Leeds Force
23rd February 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Sat 24th February

Leeds City Trip
24th February 8am - 8pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Crazy Golf: Lost World Adventure & Fish and Chips
24th February 11am - 2pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Sun 25th February

Ski Lesson
25th February 10am - noon
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Sepak Takraw
25th February 11am - noon
Newcastle University Sports Hall, Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Netball
25th February 4pm - 5pm
Eldon Leisure, Grey's Quarter, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Badminton
25th February 5pm - 6pm
Eldon Leisure, Grey's Quarter, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Ladies Football
25th February 7pm - 8pm
Sports Hall, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Mon 26th February

Golf
26th February 5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Irish Dancing Taster Session
26th February 6:30pm - 8:30pm
History Room, 1st Floor, Newcastle University Students’ Union
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Tue 27th February

Table Tennis
27th February noon - 2pm
Venue 1 + 2, Newcastle University Students’ Union
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Body Pump - Fitness Class
27th February 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Wed 28th February

Hi Lo Aerobics - Fitness Class
28th February 5:15pm - 6pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Italian Beginner Language Class
28th February 5:30pm - 7pm
Language Resource Centre, Old Library Building, Newcastle University
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Thu 1st March

Grub Crawl
1st March 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Fri 2nd March

Cardio Combat - Fitness Class
2nd March 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Sat 3rd March

Blue Reef Aquarium
3rd March 10am - 3pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Sun 4th March

Tennis Taster
4th March 9:30am - 11am
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Snowboard Lesson
4th March 10am - noon
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Netball
4th March 4pm - 5pm
Eldon Leisure, Grey's Quarter, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Badminton
4th March 5pm - 10th March 6pm
Eldon Leisure, Grey's Quarter, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Ladies Football
4th March 7pm - 9pm
Sports Hall, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Mon 5th March

Golf
5th March 5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Tue 6th March

Body Pump - Fitness Class
6th March 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Wed 7th March

Beamish Wild - Tall Trees Adventure
7th March 1pm - 4pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Give it a Go
GIAG & Go Play
Candle Making Workshop
7th March 1pm - 3pm
The Lounge, First Floor, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Top of the Monument Tour - 13:00pm
7th March 1pm - 1:30pm
Meet at Greys Monument
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Ouseburn Farm Visit
7th March 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Top of the Monument Tour - 13:30pm
7th March 1:30pm - 8th March 2pm
Meet at Greys Monument
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Rounders
7th March 1:50pm - 3:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Top of the Monument Tour - 14:00pm
7th March 2pm - 9th March 2:30pm
Meet at Greys Monument
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Top of the Monument Tour - 14:30pm
7th March 2:30pm - 10th March 3pm
Meet at Greys Monument
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Top of the Monument Tour - 15:00pm
7th March 3pm - 11th March 3:30pm
Meet at Greys Monument
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Top of the Monument Tour - 15:30pm
7th March 3:30pm - 12th March 4pm
Meet at Greys Monument
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Hi Lo Aerobics - Fitness Class
7th March 5:15pm - 6pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Portuguese Beginner Language Class
7th March 5:30pm - 7pm
Language Resource Centre, Old Library Building, Newcastle University
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Thu 8th March

Lush - Make Your Own Bathbomb Workshop
8th March 5pm - 6:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Fri 9th March

Cardio Combat - Fitness Class
9th March 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Night at the Races
9th March 4pm - 9pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Sat 10th March

York City Trip
10th March 8am - 9pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
BBC Newcastle Backstage Studio Tour
10th March 1pm - 4pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Silver Ring-Making Jewellery Workshop
10th March 1:30pm - 4pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Give it a Go
GIAG & Go Play

Sun 11th March

Sailing and Yachting
11th March 9:30am - 5:30pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Surfing
11th March noon - 3pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Fencing
11th March 2pm - 4pm
Venue 3 + 4, Newcastle University Students’ Union
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Badminton
11th March 5pm - 6pm
Eldon Leisure, Grey's Quarter, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Ladies Football
11th March 7pm - 9pm
Sports Hall, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Mon 12th March

Golf
12th March 5:15pm - 7:15pm
Meet outside the Hatton Gallery, beside Northern Stage, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Tue 13th March

Body Pump - Fitness Class
13th March 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Bowling
13th March 5:30pm - 7pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Give it a Go
GIAG & Go Play

Wed 14th March

Rifle Shooting 12:30
14th March 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Make Up Masterclass with Inglot Cosmetics, Eldon Square
14th March 1:30pm - 4pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Give it a Go
GIAG & Go Play
Real Ale & Cider Tasting
14th March 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Rifle Shooting 14:00
14th March 2pm - 4:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Rifle Shooting 15:30
14th March 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Hi Lo Aerobics - Fitness Class
14th March 5:15pm - 6pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Thu 15th March

Exit Room 'Save The City'
15th March 6:30pm - 8pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Fri 16th March

Cardio Combat - Fitness Class
16th March 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Multi B, Newcastle University Sports Centre
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Easter Egg Decorating
16th March 1:30pm - 3:30pm
The Lounge, First Floor, NUSU
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play
Cocktail Making Masterclass Party & Food
16th March 5:30pm - 8pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Have a browse of our activities on offer, and remember, our sessions are for ALL Newcastle University students and staff. It’s a great chance to try something new without committing to it for the whole year!
GIAG & Go Play

Fri 6th April

Sarah Millican - ‘Control Enthusiast’ Live Tour
6th April 6:30pm - 10pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Give it a Go
GIAG & Go Play

Mon 9th April

Disney Land Paris Holiday
9th April 4am - 12th April 9pm
Meet outside the Newcastle University Students’ Union front entrance
Its the big one - we are going to Disney Land!
GIAG & Go Play
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