Berwick Upon Tweed From £109 per person

haggerston castle championship 2020


Early May Weekend - 1st- 4th May 2020

The Haggerston Castle Championship is the North East’s number one football tournament and is now back with 4 fantastic Verdant Leisure Parks - one in England and 3 across the border in Scotland giving the event a truly international feel.

When not playing football sample the incredible beauty of Northumberland National Park or take your team to one of the many famous castles.  Berwick-Upon-Tweed is a fascinating town close to the Scottish border and situated on the North East coast of Northumberland - it’s rich in castles and boasts an area of outstanding natural beauty.

Berwick is considered one of the most picturesque towns on the regions coast, mainly because of its attractive red roofed houses, elegant Georgian buildings, and its location at the mouth of the River Tweed. Demand is expected to be high for the tournament in 2020 so hurry, do not miss the opportunity to take your team to one of the best youth football tournaments in the UK.

Tour Highlights

  • The Haggerston Castle Championship 2020
  • Football tournament in Berwick upon Tweed with excellent facilities
  • Choice of 4 Verdant Leisure Holiday Parks
  • 3 holiday parks in Scotland and one in England
  • Opportunity to visit Edinburgh in free time
  • Celebrity Presentation Evening




There is a choice of caravans sleeping 4 or 6 persons which include colour TV, fitted kitchens with full size cookers, fridges and kettles and all gas, electricity and water.


Set in the heart of the stunning Northumberland countryside, on the edge of the Wooler Water, Riverside Leisure Park offers something very special indeed. Looking for a base to explore all that Northumberland has to offer, or simply want to relax and unwind in a tranquil hideaway? Whichever, Riverside combines superb facilities with a wonderful woodland setting and an abundance of wildlife to create a truly unique holiday location.

  • Heated indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor play park
  • Riverside Bar and Restaurant
  • Shop, games room and arcade
  • Fly fishing lake on park


Situated in the picturesque village of Coldingham in the Scottish Borders, Scoutscroft’s location is unrivalled. Within minutes, you will find yourself on the safe, sandy beach of Coldingham Bay. The nearby scenic fishing village of St Abbs is recognised as one of the top diving locations in the world and is one of many attractions on offer nearby.  The park offers a range of accommodation options, as well as fantastic facilities for the whole family to enjoy.

  • Bar & Restaurant & Fish and Chips
  • Indoor mini golf
  • Outdoor play area
  • Sky Sports in the Sports Bar
  • Games arcade
  • Walking distance to beach


Coldingham Bay Leisure Park is situated on the Berwickshire Coast, just an hour’s drive from Edinburgh. With 22 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, the park offers the peaceful tranquillity of a countryside setting. With the beach and a host of activities and attractions just a stone’s throw away, it is a wonderful holiday retreat.  For those seeking a little more adventure, there are superb facilities, great watersports and a wealth of attractions available locally. Nearby you will find lots of fishing villages, market towns and coastal hotspots – just perfect for those relaxing days out.

  • Bar & Restaurant
  • Outdoor play area
  • Sky Sports in the Sports Bar
  • Games Room
  • Walking distance to beach


Set within 175 acres of stunning countryside, just a short distance from east Scotland’s coastline, Thurston Manor is the perfect holiday location for those who enjoy being close to the beach and nature. Whether you enjoy walking, cycling, fishing, exploring or just relaxing with your family in a wonderful countryside setting, Thurston Manor offers something for everyone.

  • Hunter's Bar and Restaurant & Muir's Cafe
  • Swimming pool, gym and sauna
  • Fly fishing lake
  • Outdoor play park
  • Dedicated family room with seasonal entertainment
  • Games room and arcade

Please note: images are provided for representation purposes only. Verdant Leisure provide a varying range of makes and models within each grade

Dates and prices per person: 
Verdant Leisure - Riverside, Scoutscroft, Coldingham Bay & Thurston Manor Holiday Parks - 4 or 6 Berth Caravans
Early May Weekend
Fri 1st May - Mon 4th May 2020
4 or 6 berth Caravans
Standard Caravans £109
Superior Caravans £119
* Supplements apply for 2 or 3 persons in a 4 berth unit - please see table below.

Special Offers:
Book before 31st October 2019 for one free place for every 25 people booked.
Full deposits are required to qualify for offers.


The  prices quoted for each of the UK tournament venues are based on full 4 & 6 berth occupancy and a minimum of 7 people occupying an 8 berth unit. The following scale of additional charges therefore apply where a unit is under occupied for what ever reason.

Supplementary charge payable - £90.00 per empty bed in 4 berth units
Persons Sharing a 4 Berth Empty Beds Supplement
3 Persons 1 Empty Bed £90 per unit
2 Persons 2 Empty Beds £180 per unit
No supplementary charge for 5 persons occupying a 6 berth unit, or 7 persons occupying an 8 berth unit.


Tournament info: 


Every member of your party booked with R&T Tours will be allocated an R&T wristband. Please be aware that persons without an R&T wristband will not be able to participate in the football tournament or attend the presentation ceremony. Wristbands cannot be purchased separately.

The Haggerston Castle championship has now become the flag ship tournament of the north and is now established as one of the largest tournaments in the UK. As Berwick upon Tweed borders Scotland we are very pleased to receive many bookings from out Scottish friends making the tournament even more exciting.

If you are looking for a fantastic football venue together with a choice of holiday parks then the Haggerston Castle Championship is the perfect choice for you. The football is played at Shielfield Park in Berwick.

Our celebrity presentation nights are an unforgettable finale to the tournament which everyone will enjoy held on the Sunday evening. We have welcomed former Arsenal, Glasgow Celtic and Scotland legend Charlie Nicholas, and Scotland, Liverpool and Leeds legend Gary McAlister both have been our special guests at this event. The Tournament attracts entries from teams in Scotland, England, Ireland and Wales.

Tournament Age Groups

U7s, U8s - 5 a side
U9s, U10s - 7 a side
U11s, U12s - 9v9

The following registration fees are payable PER TEAM.

  • 9-a-side £159
  • 7-a-side £150
  • 5-a-side £145
Age Groups The Haggerston Castle Championship 2020
Age Group U7 U8 U9 U10 U11 U12
Born on or after Sept 2012 Sept 2011 Sept 2010 Sept 2009 Sept 2008 Sept 2007
Squad Size 5 a side 5 a side 7 a side 7 a side 9 a side 9 a side


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