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Community Diversity Celebration Event 7th July 2018

The 7th July dawned a beautiful bright, sunny, warm day which was mirrored in the warmth of the occasion. 25 local organisations and agencies attended the event and helped to provide a wonderful day for the community to be part of. A wonderful celebration was had by all.

Attending were:

Age UK Gateshead; Access Fund; The Angelou Centre; The Credit Union; The Community Policing Team and Cadets; Environment Agency; Fenham Association of Residents; Footsteps; Gem Arts; Good Gym; Greening Wingrove CIC; Karbon Homes; LGBT North East; The Millin Charity; Moorside Allotment Association; NCC Children with disabilities Team; Nunsmoor Centre Trust; NCC Intensive Family support Team; Play in Newcastle; Reviving the Heart of the West End; Sports connect; The Time Exchange; Vertical Veg North East; Wunderbar.

5 local Councillors supported the event along with Chi Onwurah MP who spoke about the importance of Community Diversity.

A range of activities were enjoyed by over 400 visitors from the local community- from face painting, drumming, arts & crafts and dance to planting Wildflower seeds. There were lots of information stalls and colourful market stalls with delicious food.

Community Diversity Celebration Event 2018-122 A huge thank you to all who supported and those who attended this fantastic celebration.