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Christmas in Newcastle

Press release   •   Dec 17, 2013 00:00 GMT

Northumbria and Newcastle Universities are launching a series of events and opportunities aimed at students staying in the region through the Christmas holidays.

The ‘Newcastle at Christmas time’ campaign is a joint venture by Northumbria University , Newcastle and Newcastle University designed to give students staying in the area ideas for how to make the most of their time here as well as introducing UK festive traditions to international students.

As well as highlighting a range of special events, some of which are free, happening in and around the city, the two universities have organised a programme of activities and outings including a Victorian Christmas at Beamish museum; classes on how to make Christmas decorations; a cosy film night with hot chocolate and mince pies; and a traditional Christmas meal with all the trimmings on Christmas Day.

Information on the full programme of events and can be accessed here. 

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