Events

The Paintballing War! – Details out!

We found the best location, searched for the best prices, found the best value, and ironed out the details. We even went to the site to have a look for ourselves. SingSoc and MalSoc will hold its first joint-event of the year. Yes, the Paintballing War is ON!

Get to play in 7 computer-game-like scenarios (like those in the pictures above), including:

  • Afghan Command Post
  • Castle Wolfenstein
  • Chemical Alley
  • Mad Murphy’s Jungle Attack
  • Terrorist Bus Attack
  • The Haunted Graveyard
  • Tomb Raider
  • Viet Cong Village

On top of all these scenarios, you can choose to enhance your gaming experience with thunderflashes, paint grenades (like frag grenades) and smoke grenades.

We will be playing at Delta Force’s Newelwood Paintball Centre which is just 20 minutes away from Newcastle city centre.

And the details are as follows:

Date Saturday, 13th November 2010
Meeting Time 08.30am (Bus will leave soon after)
Meeting Point Newcastle University Union Society Building
(Transport to the Paintball Centre and back to Union building will be provided)
Ticket Pricing £18 for SingSoc Members
£20 for non-SingSoc Members
**MalSoc Members: Please refer to MalSoc for discounted ticket pricing**

The ticket will cover the following costs:

  • Transport to the paintballing centre from the Union Building and back
  • Entry to the paintballing game site
  • Free coffee/tea/water on site
  • Black combat suit rental (for neck-to-ankle protection, and to keep your own clothes clean)
  • Body armour rental
  • Goggle and helmet rental
  • Basic semi-automatic paintball gun rental
  • 200 paintballs! (1st 100 given out in Game 1, and another 100 given out in Game 11)

Other things you need to look out for:

  • Lunch (bring your own, or get a pizza on site for about £5)
  • Extra paintballs (£6 per 100)
  • M16 paintball gun replica upgrade option
  • Paint grenades
  • Smoke grenades
  • ***Wear a pair of boots! If not, wear a pair of shoes you are prepared to get muddy.

The operators have promised us the best paintballing equipment and experience you can find in the market out there. We hope you can have a great time with us!

To know more about the site, visit the following links:

Delta Force Newelwood Paintballing Centre

Equipment Provided

For information or tickets, please drop as an email at newcastlesingsoc@gmail.com or leave a comment.

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The Paintballing War! – Event Heads-up


This is an early announcement for our first event of November 2010.

Get ready for the Paintballing War! Get ready to fire weapons (paintball guns), throw smoke and frag grenades (also paint lol) in fun computer-game-like environments such as “Castle wolfenstein” and “Terrorist Bus Attack”.

Watch this space for more information coming soon!


The Penguin Bowling Pub Crawl – Thank you

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Newcastle University SingSoc would like to thank all our members and friends for participating in the Penguin Bowling Pub Crawl on Friday 22 October 2010.

Congratulations to the winning team, and we hope to see you all soon at our future events!


SingSoc Halloween Outing 2010!

Dress up, and go for a night out!

Let us into costumes, dress up, and have a good night out about Toon!

A Best-dressed Party-goer will be selected, and will stand to win a prize!

Meet first at Sun Wen’s place at 172 Dilston Road or Kristle’s in town to get dressed up, and get ready for a night out to TigerTiger later.

Any questions just leave a comment or send us a message on facebook.

Update: Will be on Saturday 30 October 2010, at 7.00pm


Reminder – The Penguin Bowling Pub Crawl

ITS HAPPENING THIS FRIDAY PEOPLE! DON’T FORGET TO COME DOWN TO THE HANCOCK!

Not just a pub crawl, not just pub golfing, but bar penguin bowling!

Players will be split into teams, and the team which bowl out the most points win! Sounds simple? Well the process of winning is never that simple. Winners will get a prize!

Pubs/bars we will visit include The Hancock, Goose, and Madisons. SingSoc will sponsor some drinks, but please bring enough cash with you for more drinks. A minimum of £5 to spend on drinks recommended.

Just come down to the Hancock Pub on Friday, 22 October 2010, at 7.30pm. Don’t be late!


The Penguin Bowling Pub Crawl – 22 Oct 2010

Not just a pub crawl, not just pub golfing, but bar penguin bowling!

Players will be split into teams, and the team which bowl out the most points win! Sounds simple? Well the process of winning is never that simple. Winners will get a prize!

Pubs/bars we will visit include The Hancock, Goose, and Madisons. SingSoc will sponsor some drinks, but please bring enough cash with you for more drinks. A minimum of £5 to spend on drinks recommended.

Just come down to the Hancock Pub on Friday, 22 October 2010, at 7.30pm. Don’t be late!


SingSoc Activities for 2010!

If you’re still wondering if its worth it to fork out £5 to join SingSoc, here’s a list of activities coming up. We will have an average of 2 events per month. There are many activities including drinking, playing, and dining!

22 October 2010 The Penguin Bowling Pub Crawl
30 October 2010 Halloween Night Out!
6 November 2010 The Paintball War!
November 2010 York Tour and Shopping
10 December 2010 Christmas Dinner

And this only for 2010! We will have more events in 2011!

Remember, we ALWAYS offer our members a discount (from £1-3 per event!). We can only give you a members’ discount if you have registered and paid for your membership fee.

Remember, join us now at https://data.ncl.ac.uk/auclubs-societies/home.aspx or http://unionsociety.co.uk/cas