0191 28 55 999
info@daftasabrush.org.uk
Daft as a Brush House
Gosforth, Newcastle, NE3 2DR

Daft as a Brush Special Events

Join in the fun with daft as a Brush at our special events available throughout the year. From walks and talks to concerts to special evening dinner events, this is a perfect opportunity to support this local charity.

Some of our events require a ticket to be purchased, please contact Daft as a Brush House to purchase. A selection of events are free and all are welcome to attend. Please note, spaces are limited so please inquire as early as possible. Please click on the events below to discover more information. Our thanks to all our amazing volunteers, local businesses and institutions for their continued support.

Dec
17
Mon
Carols at the Freeman Hospital @ Freeman Hospital
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Carols at the Freeman Hospital @ Freeman Hospital | United Kingdom

Join Daft as a Brush for a charming Carol Concert at the Northern Centre For Cancer Care in the Freeman hospital. Children will be singing your favorite festive carols from 10am-12pm.

St.Peters RC Primary School with be singing from 10-11am
Hgh Spen Primary School with be singing from 11-12pm

Make a small donation or simply come along for some festive cheer and enjoy this great atmosphere!

Look forward to seeing you!!!

Dec
20
Thu
Children’s Christmas Carols! @ Intu Eldon Square
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children's Christmas Carols! @ Intu Eldon Square | Eldon Square | England | United Kingdom

Join us for some festive carol singing by local Newcastle schools between New Look & Hollister in St Andrews Way, Eldon Square. (Next to the Apple Store and Hollister) from 11am until 12pm.

Grange First School will perform all your favorite festive carols to enjoy. A small donation to the charity can be made, but not essential. Come along and enjoy the magical sound of children’s carol concert!

Mar
5
Tue
1st Birthday Pancake Party! @ Llandudno
Mar 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Bluebell Bus 1st Birthday Party! 12 Months on the road for Brian and Cheryl. Tuesday 5th March 2019 (Shrove Tuesday).

We’re celebrating a whole year on the 7,000 mile walk with a Pancake Party! Join Bluebell, Brian, Cheryl and Team in Llandudno for yummie pancakes and refreshments as we celebrate Bluebell’s 1st Birthday! 

The pressure is on! Mrs.B will be cooking the pancakes and we’ll have a host of lovely treats to accompany them, too.

Bluebell Bus, Cheryl and Brian will be at Llandudno Grand Promenade on Tuesday 5th March from 11am – 2pm. (Probably a bit longer!) Please see below a map image to illustrate their location, North Shore Beach area opposite the Ambassador Hotel, LL30 2NR. If you can see the Pier, you’ll able to see the Bus! There is plenty of road side parking in the area subject to availability. We really look forward to seeing you all, on behalf of Brian and Cheryl, thank you so much for your continued support on their epic 7,000 mile walk. This event will mark Bluebell’s 1st Birthday and exactly 1 year to the day when Brian started his amazing challenge.

For those who cannot come, I am sure you’ll join with us wishing Brian and the Bluebell Team a big happy birthday!

Perhaps you can stay for a few days and enjoy the beautiful Llandudno coastline, towns and villages of north Wales. The town is known for the North Shore Beach and 19th-century Pier, with shops. Northwest of town, the cliffs of Great Orme headland jut into the sea. Ancient tunnels lead to a cavern at Great Orme Mines. A 1902 tramway has an upper and lower section, and travels to the headland’s summit. To the east, smaller headland Little Orme is a nature reserve.

Free event. More details to follow!! Save the date!!

Please note: Co-ordinants are approximate, exact venue TBA. Sorry, we cannot provide travel and accommodation.

 

Apr
20
Sat
Elvis Tribute Night @ Holly Hill Club
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

ALL SHOOK UP? JOIN IN THE FUN AT LES YEO’S ELVIS TRIBUTE NIGHT!!

From 7.00pm, Saturday 20th April 2019 at Holly Hill Club, Benson Terrace, Felling, Gateshead.
TICKETS ONLY £4 per person available from the Club or by calling June Howourth – 075345 14357

Apr
27
Sat
Choir Workshop & Concert @ Trinity Church
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Workshop & Concert @ Trinity Church | Newcastle upon Tyne | England | United Kingdom

CHOIR WORKSHOP & CONCERT – SATURDAY 27th APRIL 2019

Enjoy singing? Then join us at Trinity Church, Gosforth, Newcastle on Saturday 27th April 2019. A Choral Workshop with rehearsals in the afternoon, followed by an evening concert from 7pm with Bede Wind Orchestra. 

The cost to singers is £4 per person for the Workshop / Concert, and music will be provided on the day. Audience admission to the evening concert is £6 per person. All profit from the day will go to Daft as a Brush Bluebell Bus Charity. Founder, Brian Burnie is walking 7,000 miles around the coast of Great Britain and Ireland to bring free cancer patient care nationwide.

Discover more by clicking here

Jun
29
Sat
Daft as Brush Garden Party @ Daft as a Brush House
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Daft as a Brush Garden Party Saturday 29th June 2019 from 11am until 4.00pm.

Don’t miss the annual Daft as a Brush Garden Party with very special ‘imperial’ guests from the Star Wars 99th garrison!!  Enjoy an afternoon of fun with music, buffet, treats, stalls and games all in aid of Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care.

Members from the Star Wars 99th Garrison will be available for photos and selfies! Don’t miss out!

Entry includes buffet, glass of wine or soft drink. £5 adults, £1 children. Pay on the day! All proceeds go direct to the charity. You cna download our poster to share with friends, pop on your work or school notice board – Click here to download the PDF poster (<1mb).

Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care offers staffed custom-made vehicles to transport outpatients, free of charge, to and from Hospital who are undergoing Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy cancer treatment.

 

Jul
5
Fri
Prudhoe Charity Golf Tournament @ Prudhoe Golf Club
Jul 5 @ 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
Prudhoe Charity Golf Tournament @ Prudhoe Golf Club

Daft as a Brush Golf Charity Tournament is back for 2019! – Friday 5th July 2019. Start Sheet Opens 31st October 2018 Closing date 21st June 2019

Prudhoe Golf Club, Eastwood Park, Prudhoe, Northumberland, NE42 5DX.

“Texas Scramble” 4 x person (s) team, gents / ladies / or mixed. Entry fee only £80 per team, to include a meal.

Please contact Larry Hindmarsh on 01661 832466 or e-mail larry.hindmarsh@btinternet.com

BOOKING PROCEDURE, TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Postal entries.
1)    Please list the names of all four players participating.
2)    Please enclose your cheque for the total number of players participating at £20.00 per person / £80.00 per four person team.
3)    Please make your cheque payable to L.E. Hindmarsh.
4)    Please give a contact e-mail and telephone number to enable us to advise confirmed booking and tee time.
5)    Please place the above items in an envelope and send to the below address and mark the rear of the envelope “DAAB”.
6)    Please, please be advised that a tee time and confirmed booking cannot be given without the entry fee.
7)    We regret the credit card facilities are not available for this event.

L E HINDMARSH
c/o PRUDHOE GOLF CLUB
EASTWOOD PARK, PRUDHOE
NORTHUMBERLAND, NE42 5DX

Jul
20
Sat
Daft as a Brush Five Bridges Walk @ Gateshead Quayside
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join the famous Daft as a Brush 5 Bridges Walk!

A perfect event for the whole family! Join us from the Baltic, Gateshead – This walk covers the Five Bridges across the River Tyne.  Money raised through donations will go to Daft as a Brush. Registration fee for walk only £4 if before 20th July 2019 and £5 on day of the walk, includes water, certificate and badge.

Download the Application Form by clicking here
Download the Sponsorship form by by clicking here
Download the Gift Aid form by by clicking here

Oct
18
Fri
Last Night of the Proms Fri 18th Oct @ Newcastle City Hall
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care is delighted to announce “Last Night of the Proms 2019” will be held at the City Hall over TWO evenings – Friday 18th and Saturday 19th October, 2019.

Join us for a fabulous evening of music, opera, choir, soloists, fun and much more! Bede Wind Orchestra and Choir conductor Ernest Young, Principal Soloist and rising opera stars.

Tickets from only £10! (with NO booking fee)

Newcastle City Hall has recently been taken-over by the O2 Academy Group, we’re delighted to say the ticket prices does not incur a booking fee. Please click below to be directed to ticket sales on-line. Alternatively, call into The Box Office at The O2 Academy, Westgate Road, Newcastle, NE1 1SW. (Open 12pm-4pm Monday to Saturday).


Good news! £10 tickets (stalls) for our Last Night of the Proms concerts at Newcastle City Hall, are now available to purchase from Daft as a Brush Reception!

 Simply call in to Daft as a Brush, Great North Road, Newcastle, NE3 2DR to buy – Available from 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday). Cash or cheque only please.


—> Friday Night tickets: Click here to buy https://bit.ly/2IfStun
—> Saturday Night tickets: Click here to buy https://bit.ly/2KS0fMv

 

 

Oct
19
Sat
Last Night of the Proms Sat 19th Oct @ Newcastle City Hall
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Daft as a Brush Cancer Patient Care is delighted to announce “Last Night of the Proms 2019” will be held at the City Hall over TWO evenings – Friday 18th and Saturday 19th October, 2019.

Join us for a fabulous evening of music, opera, choir, soloists, fun and much more! Bede Wind Orchestra and Choir conductor Ernest Young, Principal Soloist and rising opera stars.

Tickets from only £10! (with NO booking fee)

Newcastle City Hall has recently been taken-over by the O2 Academy Group, we’re delighted to say the ticket prices does not incur a booking fee. Please click below to be directed to ticket sales on-line. Alternatively, call into The Box Office at The O2 Academy, Westgate Road, Newcastle, NE1 1SW. (Open 12pm-4pm Monday to Saturday).


Good news! £10 tickets (stalls) for our Last Night of the Proms concerts at Newcastle City Hall, are now available to purchase from Daft as a Brush Reception!

 Simply call in to Daft as a Brush, Great North Road, Newcastle, NE3 2DR to buy – Available from 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday). Cash or cheque only please.


—> Friday Night tickets: Click here to buy https://bit.ly/2IfStun
—> Saturday Night tickets: Click here to buy https://bit.ly/2KS0fMv