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Conference shines light on poverty in Middlesbrough
2:57pm Sunday 29th September 2013 in News
A conference focusing on poverty in Middlesbrough is being held on Thursday, October 3, with speakers including the Rt Rev Terence P Drainey, Bishop of Middlesbrough, and Andy McDonald, MP for Middlesbrough. The Together Middlesbrough ‘Bridges of Hope’ event is being held from 9.30am to 3pm at the Trinity Centre in North Ormesby, Middlesbrough. For more information or to book a place, contact Heather Black by calling 07446-908451 or email email@example.com.
OXJAM GIG: A music gig, Oxjam, held in aid of global poverty charity, Oxfam, is being held in Middlesbrough’s Westgarth Social Club on Saturday, October 26, from 7pm. Acts include The Broken Broadcast, Alistair Sheerin and Dressed Like Wolves. Tickets, costing £5 in advance or £7 on the door can also be bought by visiting www.wegottickets.com/event/239350.
ALZHEIMER’S WALK: A team of Argos employees from Ingleby Barwick, Stockton, have raised £7,500 for the Alzheimer’s Society, after completing a 10 mile sponsored walk around Derwentwater. The money will support people with dementia to live in their own homes for longer, helping to maintain their independence.
SEA CADETS: Middlesbrough Sea Cadets is holding its annual general meeting on Thursday, October 3, at the East Lodge in Albert Park from 7pm. For more information contact Liz Chambers on 07708-020128 or 01642-294349.
MAMMA MIA: Showcase Teesside cinema at Teesside Park, Stockton, is screening the blockbuster film Mamma Mia based on songs by Abba and starring Meryl Streep on Sunday, October 6, at 11.30am. All proceeds from the screening going to Macmillan Cancer Support. Tickets costing £5 are available from the box office or by visiting www.showcasecinemas.co.uk.
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