Community Sessions

The TNS FC Foundation has again teamed up with Street games to help girls and young women between the age of 14 and 25 to stay active. The Club1 initiative provides those who want to increase their activity levels, or maintain fitness, the opportunity to get involved at no cost.

Gobowen Youth Cafe’

The Foundation now runs Gobowen Youth Cafe’ on behalf of Shropshire council and the big lottery fund. The club welcomes everyone age 10-16 for music, games arts and crafts and activities such as pool, table tennis and air hockey. The club costs £2 per person and a tuck shop with refreshments will also be available. For more information please email come down to the pavilion 5-6.30pm every Monday


Weston Rhyn Youth Club

The Foundation has also been commissioned to run Weston Rhyn Youth Club which runs every Thursday  4.15pm – 6.15pm age 7-11. Cooking, arts and crafts, DVD corner, games and table tennis are just some of the available activities. For more information, please email In addition we also run a Youth café for older people at the institute on Monday 7pm – 8.30pm


SSE Wildcats

The Foundation has teamed up with the Shropshire FA to provide grassroots introductory football for girls age 5-11. SSE Wildcats is aimed at those who would like a gentle introduction to football and takes place every Friday at The Venue 4.30-5.30pm at £3.50 Email

Holiday Activities

The New Saints FC Foundation runs holiday clubs throughout the year. We are now committed to delivering activities out in the community as well as in-house. Working in partnership with Three Parishes Big Local and Oswestry Town Council, Mere and Mosses, Conexus and  Par5 foundation. Children age 4-16 can stay physically active during the school holidays and enjoy a free healthy lunch**



Our Level 2 qualified coaches provide multiple activities for all ages and abilities, and hold the relevant health and safety and first aid qualifications. Sessions are held in the following locations which have indoor and toilet facilities:

Gobowen Pavillion and Playing Fields     

St.Martins Centre and Playing Fields

Cae Glas Park Oswestry   Wednesdays     

Weston Rhyn  Institute and Rec  Thursday the

Ellesmere Rangers F.C Friday

  • Archery*
  • Football
  • Tennis
  • Fun and Games
  • Space Hopper races
  • Large Connect 4
  • Outdoor Twister
  • New Age Curling
  • Bubble Football*
  • Fencing*
  • Hockey Activities
  • Rounders
  • Tag Rugby
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Dance and Zumba
  • Hula Hooping

Christmas Parties 2018

As the year draws to another close, the foundation team will visit selected locations to host their end of year Christmas parties. The parties include fun, games and competitions and a party buffet, lots of music and presentations for attendance at this years holiday  club sessions.

Monday Gobowen scout hut (TBC 12-2pm)

Wednesday St.Martins Centre 12-2pm

Thursday Weston Rhyn Institute 12-2pm

Friday Ellesmere Rangers FC 12-2pm

Children aged 4-14 years of age are welcome to attend regardless of attendance at previous sessions this year. Please do come along and take advantage of these FREE events this Christmas.

* special sessions only, subject to funding

** free lunch applies to Gobowen, St.Martins and Weston Rhyn sessions only and dependent on funding.

Please complete and bring along registration forms or fill out on the day. Booking is essential. For more information and to book places, please email

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