Category Archives: Events

Steve Cram Celebrity Golf Day 2019

Teams from the North-East business community yesterday teamed up with sports stars to raise money for a children’s charity at the 16th annual Steve Cram Celebrity Golf Day. Following the golf at Slaley Hall, other guests joined the fundraising during an evening dinner and auction. The event raised almost £25,000 for North East based COCO…
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Walk the Wall 2019

Walk the Wall 2019 took place on Saturday 18th May. It was a fabulous day, with 100% turnout and £3,000 worth of fundraising. We made lots of new friends, from fellow walkers and fundraisers to a cute little lamb who cheered us on!
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Jeff to cycle Kenya for COCO!

One of the faces of North East TV is helping an international children’s charity by tackling a 200-mile cycling challenge in Africa later this year.  Jeff Brown, who presents Look North on BBC1, has signed up for the Victoria Cycle Challenge, an initiative being run by North East based international children’s charity COCO (Comrades of…
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Cintra Wine Tasting

  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 4-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 11-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 9-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 10-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 5-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 3-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 4-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 2-min
  • 2018 11 Cintra Wine Tasting 1-min

At the end of November, the fantastic team at Cintra organised the second annual wine tasting in aid of COCO. Over 100 guests came along to BALTIC in the beautiful setting of the Gateshead quayside to sample a selection of fine French wines under the guidance of sommelier John Mayne.

The event raised an amazing total of £1,900 to support COCO's work in East Africa. Thank you so much to everyone who came along and to the Cintra team for organising a fantastic event. We're already looking forward to next year!