Tag: Charity

I blame the parents!

So, how do you do Christmas? Up until I was in my mid-teens, I thought it was perfectly normal to have people you didn’t know well spend Christmas Day with you, whether it be for Christmas lunch or tea. It was usual to wrap a gift to give to a child you didn’t know (and… Read more »

3rd Annual Charity Night in aid of Marie Curie, Newcastle

It’s that time of year again – this year, it has been EXTREMELY difficult to get prizes. Not only are people busy, companies are tightening their belts and there are so many deserving causes out there that they can’t help everyone. Nevertheless, I am not prizeless: ordinary people have dug deep and donated things to… Read more »


We’ve just had the confirmed total back from the Marie Curie centre, in respect of Saturday’s event: £1067.65! That is a fantastic sum, and we can’t thank everyone enough (although we are trying). Couldn’t have done it without a lot of kind people, both behind the scenes and in front of them…and I hope you… Read more »

Welcome to our special guests!

I am delighted to announce that Jonathan Morrell, of Real Radio (and formerly of Tyne Tees) has kindly agreed to join us as our special guest host at the Charity Event, in aid of Marie Curie (Newcastle). Furthermore, we would also like to welcome local band, Toxic Melons, who have generously donated their time to… Read more »