Category Archives: Events

2.6 Challenge!

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a catastrophic effect on charities, with the cancellation of thousands of events and the loss of billions in income through fundraising events. 26.2 miles would have been run by thousands of people this week on Sunday 26th April in the iconic London Marathon. This is just one of so many events that…
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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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