Mary Poppins – Why not take a trip to Newcastle’s famous Theatre Royal and see the multi award-winning musical Mary Poppins. The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny arriving on Cherry Tree Lane has been triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs.
Newcastle Vs Norwich match – Take a trip to the Spectacular St James’ Park and watch the Newcastle vs Norwich City. Kick-off at 19.45; be sure to head over to campus during the day to get your tickets.
Pub Quiz at Mr Lynch – Put on your thinking caps and show off your trivia knowledge at Mr Lynch’s Pub Quiz. Mr Lynch is a cosy, cool venue perfect for a more chilled evening. Don’t forget there’ll be 2-4-1 meals all evening!
Bowling – We’ll be heading down to Eldon Square Leisure centre, an exciting 8-lane tenpin bowling alley with bar in the heart of Newcastle city centre.
Cocktail Training – Taking place at Vodka Revolution, learn just how it is done from the cocktail experts, make your favourite cocktail and enjoy!
Gory Tour – The Gory Tour of Newcastle is a tour designed to tell you the stories of Newcastle’s darker past. Let Iles Tours show you where Newcastle’s Necromancer lived, explain to you about the civil war, violent murders and the Resurrectionists – teams of body snatchers, focused on profit delivering bodies to doctors all for your enjoyment. Tours are two hours long.
Grub Crawls – Fancy 3 courses at 3 different restaurants? And of course all for FREE! If so don’t forget to sign up to our Grub Crawls! With the choice of two different crawls you’ll be spoilt for choice as we take you to either Osbourne Road, in the heart of the Jesmond, or to Newcastle’s premier entertainment venue, The Gate. There’s nothing like good grub!
Kafeneon – Get ready for an authentic Greek banquet at Kafeneon! They prepare quality Greek and Mediterranean dishes on site using only the finest ingredients. The atmosphere is friendly and warm so it is the perfect place to meet new friends over a love of food.
Spot White – Spot White is Newcastle’s best Pool and Snooker club. From beginner to professional, Spot White provides for all – whether it’s for a quick game or a night out, a fantastic alternative for a date or a quiet getaway from the city. We’ll be taking you down for free games in the VIP room, free vouchers for memberships and free food!
Cinema Trip – With some huge blockbusters still to be released this year, we’re sure that plenty of you will be keen for a trip to the cinema over Freshers’ Week and it’s completely FREE with a Freshers’ Week Wristband! Come to the Info Tent during the day to collect your free ticket!