ME awareness week is on 6-12th May. We are ‘Lighting up the North’.

We have arranged to have 8 architectural venues in our area lit in blue to raise awareness.

We are hoping to hold a photo-call at each venue the details of which are –

Saturday 11th meet at 7.00pm Penshaw Monument then on to the Spire Bridge 7.30pm, Keel Square,8.00pm Old Roker Lighthouse Cliff Park Seaburn 8.30pm, finishing at Fulwell Mill 9.00pm, and maybe a quick drink in the Grange Pub after! MP Sharon Hodgson has expressed an interest in coming to meet with us at Penshaw if her diary allows.

Sunday 12th South Shields Town Hall 7.00pm, Millennium Bridge Gateshead 7.45pm then Newcastle Tyne Bridge MP Emma Lewell Buck has expressed and interest to meet us in S/S if her diary allows.

The group meeting in May  is on Wednesday 15th at 7.15pm -8.45pm.

If you have not been to a meeting before you can phone Pauline on 0191 4556959 and someone will meet you and introduce you to the group.