Huge community day returns to Tynemouth

An inaugural Lionra-organised event that attracted crowds of people to Tynemouth earlier this year is set to return even bigger and better in 2017. Thousands of people enjoyed the festivities at Tynemouth Green Day, which was held along Tynemouth seafront in March and saw more than 560 people attempt to break a Guinness World Record… Read more »

Green Carnival at the Coast

Save the Date and join us for the Green Carnival at the Coast 2017 raising funds for charity. For more information on the Green Carnival at the Coast please click here.

Tynemouth Green Day 2016

A day of fundraising events took place on Saturday, March 19th kicking off with a world record attempt. Organised by Blackswan, Tynemouth Green Day celebrated St Patrick’s Day with an attempt to break the world record for the largest human shamrock on Tynemouth Longsands, which say 529 form a giant shamrock. The record attempt was… Read more »

Shamrock Ball 2015

The unique ball which aims to raise money for the Sick Children’s Trust and the PSPA charities was a jammed packed evening with Irish fun from dancing to auctions and much more. The event was held on Saturday 14th March 2015 at the Hilton Hotel, Gateshead-Newcastle. The evening included performances from comedian and TV personality… Read more »

The North East Investment & Growth Business Meeting

Labour’s Ed Balls tells a business event in Newcastle the Conservatives’ approach to devolution has been ‘utter chaos’ Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls has promised the North East the “biggest devolution programme ever” should Labour win the General Election in May. Speaking before an event in Newcastle, the senior Labour figure lambasted the Tories approach to… Read more »

Irish Ambassador – Breakfast Meeting

Daniel Mulhall spoke to businesses and politicians about the advantages of growing better trade links Original Article Published by the Journal @ Irish Ambassador for Britain Daniel Mulhall visited the North East yesterday to talk to businesses about growing commercial opportunities between Ireland and the region. Dozens of high profile business leaders and politicians turned… Read more »

Summer Drinks 2014

Following the great success of our famous St Patrick’s Day Ball (not to be missed for 2015) and Lionra networking workshops, we invite you to our Summer Drinks.The event is open to existing and new members. Venue: The Biscuit Factory, 16 Stoddart Street,Newcastle, NE2 1AN Time:  5:30pm – 7:00pm. For free tickets please email: