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Here are our upcoming events. For more information, or to book on any event please phone 0191 442 0833 option ‘0’ or email events@fact-cancersupport.co.uk


July 26th Afternoon Tea Wednesday at 13:00–16:00 -
Denise Robertson House, Clasper Way, Swalwell, NE16 3BE Newcastle upon Tyne

Afternoon Tea is held every last Wednesday of the month at 1pm. For ladies age 50+ who have been affected by cancer and would like to meet other ladies in a similar situation. Suggested donation £2 per person, booking essential.


August 16th Ladies That Lunch at 12:00 – 15:00 -
Denise Robertson House, Clasper Way, Swalwell, NE16 3BE Newcastle upon Tyne

Are you a lady in your 20′s, 30′s or 40′s affected by cancer? Why not come along to our monthly ‘Ladies that Lunch’ group? A monthly get together with complimentary lunch and a lovely way to meet other ladies in a similar situation.

August 16th Men’s Group at 18:30 – 21:30
Denise Robertson House, Clasper Way, Swalwell, NE16 3BE Newcastle upon Tyne

This group is to support men of all ages affected by cancer in any way. Meetings held 3rd wednesday of each month.

Saturday 19 August 2017 – 19:00-LATE Consett’s Got Talent, Moorside & The Grove Community Social Club, Tickets £10

“Consett’s Best Night Out” – Vin Welsh

Following the success of last year’s Consett’s Got Talent event, Moorside & The Grove Community Social Club are welcoming more talent from Consett and the surrounding areas to take to the stage! Expect more variety and more surprises! This year the competition has a new and improved format. The celebrity judges will be confirmed nearer the event date – keep up-to-date on Facebook and Twitter. All guests will receive a FREE lucky dip and pie and pea supper! If you would like to be a contestant, please contact Jess on 07510129377 to find out more.

Monday 21 August 2017 Free 1st and 2nd haircuts with a professional hairdresser  for hair regrowth following cancer treatment, appointments essential.   Sunday 8 October 2017  – 14:00 5k Dog Jog, Leazes Park

On your marks. Get set. WOOF!

Fancy a fun run with your dog? It’s a great way for both of you to keep fit whilst participating in the cutest event FACT has ever hosted! You’ll have no trouble raising sponsorship with Bruno’s puppy dog eyes staring at your friends and family! Ask today for a personalised ‘Sponsor Me’ poster and sponsorship forms (sponsorship is optional). Your route is available to view on the ‘Walk, Jog, Run’ app – just search for: “FACT DOG JOG”; or for those whom are less-techy, there’s arrow signs on the trees! Warm-up session to music (optional) starts at 11am sharp.  Shorter ‘Little Legs’ route for smaller/older doggies.

Saturday 14 October 2017 Family bowling event Held at Metrocentre. Saturday 28 October 2017 – 12:00-14:00 Little Monsters, Denise Robertson House, Tickets £5 / 2 years and under: FREEYou and your little monsters are invited to the scariest spooktastic Halloween party in Swalwell! Our devilish DJ will play spooky pop songs and top 40 hits, whilst the kids dance and eat themed food from the free buffet. There’ll be loads of games and activities throughout the afternoon, a carved pumpkin competition and a costume competition with two winners… dress to impress!

Saturday 28 October 2017 – 12:00-14:00 The GROVEyard, Moorside & The Grove Community Social Club, Tickets£5 / 2 years and under: FREE

You and your little monsters are invited to the scariest spooktastic Halloween party in Consett! Our devilish DJ will play spooky pop songs and top 40 hits, whilst the kids dance and eat themed food from the free buffet. There’ll be loads of games and activities throughout the afternoon, a carved pumpkin competition and a costume competition with two winners… dress to impress!

Friday 17 November 2017 – 19:00-LATE A Night with Sue Sweeney, The Demi, Consett, Tickets £10

A Night with the Queen of BBC Radio Newcastle!

Our favourite radio presenter will take to the stage with her hilarious stand-up and amazing vocal talents! Games, raffle and winbola available throughout the night. FREE lucky dip and pie and pea supper! DJ ‘til late.

Saturday 18 November 2017 Cancer Care Awards Held at the Marriott MetroCentre hotel.  Nominate a carer for an award at http://bit.ly/2rbiAuG or contact us for a nomination form. Wednesday 23 November 2017 – 6.30pm Breast reconstruction advice evening. Sunday 26 November 2017 – 12:00-14:30 Krazy Kingdom Christmas Party, Tickets £5 / 2 years and under: FREE

Merry Christmas!

Treat your little ones to our annual festive party at Krazy Kingdom! Each child will have a 1 to 1 chat with Santa Claus and his elves; and everyone on the Nice List will receive a present from Santa’s magic sack! The whole play area is open for exploring, and a hot lunch is included.

We welcome Kindness Kits, which can include non-perishable food, toiletries, toys or anything else that might brighten the Christmas of a family affected by cancer.

Tuesday 5 December 2017 – 10.30 – 12.30 FACT Christmas Coffee Morning All welcome for coffee and mince pies! Monday 18 December 2017 – 19:30-21:45 Sing Into Christmas, The Little Theatre Gateshead, Tickets £6

It’s Officially Christmas!

Join Tyneside A Capella and Compass Acapella for night of Christmas carols and pop songs. Both acapella choirs will induce Christmas cheer with music, anecdotes and short histories about their songs. Raffle tickets, snacks and refreshments will be available to purchase throughout the night.

3 March 2018 FACT Annual Ball, held at the Hilton Newcastle/Gateshead Tickets on sale now, a fantastic evening, good food, good music, good fun! 2017 saw an amazing £11,500 raised, lets beat that in 2018! Get your early bird tickets, £39 per person if paid by 31 August 2017 (normal price £45 per person).


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