Category Archives: Events

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

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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!

Double your donations!

This year we are very excited to be taking part in The Big Give’s Christmas Challenge. Donate through The Big Give between Tuesday 27th of November and Tuesday 4th December and your donation will be doubled (up to £4,000)! We are hoping to raise £8,000 throughout The Big Give week, to build a new classroom…
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Victoria Cycle Challenge – Will Whitaker

Well, we did it. 280(ish)kms across the unpredictable Kenyan terrain, from the (almost) flat planes of the Maasai Mara to the well-paved shores of Lake Victoria. And while the journey may have been net downhill - a fact that provided little solace halfway up day two's mountain - I've come out the other end feeling…
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