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Great North Festival Company is registered in England, No. 7978108 at 9 Wilmington Close, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2SF.   The Company is also registered as a charity, Number 1151529

Tel: 0191-271 4382.

The four directors of the Great North Festival Company are:

Niki Black – Research Associate with the Institute for Social Renewal, the Centre for the Rural Economy in the University of Newcastle.

David Goodacre – Before he retired, Newcastle Diocese Adviser in Pastoral Care and Counselling and Vicar of Ovingham. Until recently, he provided counselling at the West End Refugee Service. He is convenor of the Great North Festival

Paul Southgate – Director of Vincentians in Partnership, before that Chief Officer of the Churches Regional Commission..

Obehi Sule – Researching a PhD on sustainability.

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February 22, 2018

The |Great Exhibition of the North begins on June 22nd.  Read a preview of what is to happen – with news of current projects and innovation.  Read more Read More