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Welcome back to Newcastle Common!

Welcome back to Newcastle Common!

Welcome back to Appetite’s Newcastle Common!

We are so excited to be opening the doors to our new home on Sunday 26 November! Our new home is 2-3 Lancaster Buildings, ST5 1PG, in what used to be the Hays Travel shop opposite the Guildhall and Boots. And we’re inviting you to come along and share what you’d like to see from us next!

Join in the fun

Drop-in to from 12pm to 6.30pm when we’ll have some crafty and creative activities to take part in. Come share your thoughts and ideas on what you want to see happen in Newcastle Town Centre and what you’d like to see at Newcastle Common.  

While you’re with us try your hand at Hyped Up Badge Making with the hilarious Jenny Hunt! Get the sharpies, pencils and fine liners at the ready to design and make a badge to celebrate anything you value; chips, your dog, your town, you, your amazing jumper, the pub, slushies, The Muppets Christmas Carol, pimped up coffees, a brew, Bublé, baubles, Bublé wearing baubles, Bublé wearing baubles with a brew, your mum, dad, nan, kids, your car, Greggs sausage rolls, that you’re simply alive or Minecraft.

As the lights get turned on lets punch their air and hype anything or everything we love! Come along and take part from 12pm to 2pm and 3pm to 6.30pm

What else is happening on the day?

Luma by Air Giants. How often is it that you get to meet a big, beautiful, glowing snail? We’re really looking forward to bringing the glorious Luma by Air Giants to Newcastle BID’s Christmas Lights Switch On #LightUpCastle on Sunday 26 November. See Luma outside Caffe Nero on Ironmarket, Newcastle-under-Lyme from 1pm to 7.30pm.

Getting there

Parking is free on the night on council car parks, which you can find a list of on the Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council website.



General information about Newcastle Common and the event can be found here in Easy Read format either in Word or Pdf.

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Event Info

Date & Time

Sunday 26 November | 12pm to 6.30pm