Events

BioSoc Bark-Off

Date: 5th June 2020

Staff and students of Durham University will take part in a virtual sponsored dog walk on Friday 5th June. Students will go for a walk to raise sponsorship money, whether they have a pet or not. If they don’t have a dog then they could dress up a sibling and take them instead! To donate please visit https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/baxter-the-dog1 Date: Friday 5th June

Car Draw

Date: 27th June 2020

Time: 4.00pm

We are offering you the chance to drive away in a brand new Peugeot 108 in our super prize draw. For just £1 a ticket you could be in with a chance of winning this stylish car plus 9 other fantastic prizes, including Go Karting for 10 and Annual Membership for 2 at Catterick Racecourse for the 2021 season.   You can also buy tickets from the Hospice by calling 01325 254321. Due to COVID-19 we have taken the decision to extend the Car Draw and the draw will now take place on Saturday 27th June 2020 at a venue

Bark in the Park 2020

Date: 6th September 2020

Important Announcement: Due to the escalating Coronavirus situation we have taken the decision to postpone Bark in the Park 2020 and the event will now take place on Sunday 6th September 2020. If you have already registered, your entry into the event will be transferred to the new date and we sincerely hope you can join us. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this may cause but we hope you understand. Online registration will re-open for the new date very soon – please keep checking back here for updates. Sponsored by Jollyes The Pet Superstore, Darlington. Venue: South Park,

Great North Run 2020

Date: 13th September 2020

Thank you to everyone who has signed up to run in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice, all 120 charity places for the 40th Great North Run have now been taken! If you have secured your own place and would like to run in aid of St Teresa’s Hospice please contact us for a sponsorship pack on 01325 254321 or email [email protected] We are here to offer help and advice to help you raise as much as you can. Date: Sunday 13th September Venue: Newcastle to South Shields

“Gameshow” The Ball

Date: 3rd October 2020

“Gameshow”, the St Teresa’s Hospice Ball 2020, will take place on Saturday 3rd October at the Xcel Centre in Newton Aycliffe. Attendance is by invitation only. For more information or to be added to the invitation list please contact [email protected] To support the Hospice Ball through sponsorship, advertising in the event programme, or by donating a raffle or auction prize, please contact the Income Generation Team on 01325 254321. Date: Saturday 3rd October Venue: Xcel Centre, Newton Aycliffe

Make a Will Month

Date: 31st October 2020

What will your legacy be? Throughout October we will be holding our Make a Will Month. During this time you can make a free appointment to make or change your Will, in return for a donation to the Hospice of £80 (Single Will) or £150 (Double Will). Legacies form a key part of the on-going funding of St Teresa’s Hospice, and gifts that have been left to us have helped us to continue to provide our vital services in Darlington & District. A list of participating solicitors be will be published here. For solicitors wishing to support this campaign please

Darlington Trail Series Halloween Fun Run 5K

Date: 1st November 2020

Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm

Darlington Trail Series are holding a Halloween Fun Run 5K on Sunday 1st November. Open to all ages and abilities, you can run, jog or walk the route. Halloween fancy dress optional! All runners will receive a medal and some Halloween treats. Register at https://racebest.com/races/7hfxf On the day registration will open at 3pm and the run will commence at 4pm. Date: Sunday 1st November Venue: South Park, Darlington Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm