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World Autism Awareness week - Night Walk for Autism

  • Venue: Newcastle
  • Start: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 23:00:00 GMT
  • End: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 02:00:00 GMT

World Autism Awareness Week 2015.  The National Autistic Society (NAS) are introducing a brand new challenge as part of World Autism Awareness Week (WAAW) 2015.   Take part in a Night Walk for Autism on Saturday, 28th March at 11.00 pm and walk 15km through the streets of Newcastle at night. Stand out and get noticed by walking in your onesie or by wearing pink and purple.   The NAS will also provide new exclusive light up wristbands so you can light up the night for autism!


Joining instructions 

  • Anyone of any age can sign up (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult). The route will be wheelchair and buggy accessible, and families are very welcome!
  • Please make sure everyone in the group is able to either walk the 15km distance or has alternative arrangements (wheelchair or buggy).
  • You can sign up by visiting You will need to pay a £20 registration fee per person and pledge to raise at least £100 per person.


Contact Elly Badcock      -     Email


Telephone:  Phone 0808 800 1050


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