Engagement Events

Donor Families – Beach walk

Sunday 18thAugust, busses (for those that require transport) leaving from Event HQ (Civic Centre) at 15:30 (arriving Tynemouth at 16:00) and then a coach returning to Event HQ at 18:00.

Donor families will be offered the opportunity to collect a beach pebble that they can write the name of their loved one on, they can choose to leave this at the beach, cast it into the sea or take it away with them.

There will be the opportunity to stop for refreshments at the cafes on the beach.



Interfaith reflection event at Newcastle Cathedral

Tuesday 20 August 5.30-6pm

Everyone is invited to an interfaith reflection service. On arrival donor families will be offered a coloured ribbon to wear to mark them out as donor families.  The Dean Of Newcastle Cathedral will lead the service and participants will be offered the opportunity to light and place candles on the floor of the cathedral.


WTG Juniors Only

Monday 19 August from 2pm

WTG2019 take over Mr Mulligan’s Space Golf in the centre of Newcastle for and afternoon of adventure gold. All athletes and supporters under the age of 18 are invited to book onto this ‘out of the world’ trip! places are free for all accredited young people to enjoy, but must be booked in advance. BOOK NOW