WLD North East and Trinity Chambers Women in Law event, Wednesday 23 October 2019, Trinity Chambers
Trinity Chambers hosted WLD members at Chambers for an evening of talks given by inspirational women in Law. Barrister Carolyn Goodwin QC of Trinity Chambers, and Alison Hall and Shirley Hall, solicitors and partners of Hay & Kilner and Eversheds Sutherland, each gave talks on their unique perspectives on the progression and changes for women in law.
House of Savannah Pamper Evening for Members, Thursday 8 November 2018 House of Savannah Newcastle
Another sell out members only pamper event was held, this time at House of Savannah in Newcastle. Guests were treated to prosecco and canapes and tried a range of treatments including manicures, brow treatments and massages. This event was kindly sponsored by Trinity Chambers in Newcastle.
Gin Tasting Evening at Hepple Gin Distillery for Members and Non Members, Thursday 19 April 2018, Northumberland
We had a fabulous evening tasting gin cocktails hosted by Hepple Gin Distillery in Northumberland. Guests toured the juniper fields surrounding the distillery, learned about the distillation process and enjoyed a delicious meal. Our coach travel was kindly sponsored by Parklane Plowden Chambers.
Workplace Wellbeing Event - The Sally Allan Fund - 22 February 2018, Womble Bond Dickinson
Guests attended a presentation given by Emily Pearson from the Sally Allan Fund on wellbeing in the workplace, raising awareness of the importance of dealing with common mental health issues that arise in the workplace and tips on how to prevent mental health problems arising.
Summer Party, Thursday 27 July 2017, As You Like It Newcastle
Our summer party took place at As You Like It in Jesmond, Newcastle where guests enjoyed Sangria, Paelle, Tapas and an interactive Flamenco dancing tutorial with Spanish Guitar. The meal was followed by a plenty of dancing with Spanish themed disco.
Wine Tasting and Tour of Ouseburn Farm, Thursday 4 May 2017, Ouseburn Farm Newcastle
Guests joined us for an evening of wine tasting hosted by Majestic Wines, Durham and a tour of Ouseburn’s City Centre Farm. Members and non members were treated to a tour of the Farm, welcome drink, wine tasting, a presentation by Majestic and a Cheeseboard.
Cocktail making masterclass evening, Thursday 9 February 2017, 467 club Newcastle
Our cocktail making masterclass for members took place at 467 Club, part of Bonbar and the Assembly Rooms, where members were shown how to make some of our favourite cocktails (and sample them!). The event was free for our members and kindly sponsored by Partners in Costs.
Christmas Party. Thursday 1st December 2016, Hana Hana Newcastle
We held our Christmas party at Hana Hana Japanese restaurant in Newcastle where members and non members enjoyed a freshly prepared Japanese banquet with prosecco and exchanged Secret Santa gifts followed by Karaoke in Hana Hana's Kararoke bar!
Pamper Evening, 16th November 2016, John Lewis Newcastle
Our extremely popular pamper evening was held in John Lewis' beauty retreat where guests enjoyed a goodie bag with samples and special offers, prosecco, canapes and sampled treatments by professionals from Clarins, Elemis, Espa, Decleor, Blink brow bar and Jessica Nails.
Networking Presentation, 18th October 2016, Northumbria University
Guests joined us for a presentation entitled 'Building your research network' presented by Dr Nicola Wake, Associate Professor of Law at Northumbria University. WLD attendees gained an insight into the importance of building your network and shared tips for effective network building with each other.
We held our first Summer Party in June, a fantastic river cruise in beautiful Durham, where guests were treated to a welcome drink, BBQ, and DJ!
The event was kindly sponsored by Sacco Mann and the cruise was a huge success, you can check out the photos from the event on the photos page.
Forever Living Event at Crowne Plaza Hotel, 26 May 2016
We held the event at the Newcastle Crowne Plaza Hotel where attendees were treated to a selection of fantastic canapes, fizz on arrival and a presentation from Forever Living specialists with a chance for guests to try out the products themselves. Guests were also treated to a goodie bag containing Forever Living samples.
Pizza Making class at Rossopomodoro Newcastle, 10 March 2016
Guests were welcomed with a glass of prosecco on arrival and a selection of freshly made italian canapes whilst they waited for their turn to create their own pizza. With the help of Rossopomodoro's head chef, guests could choose from a wide variety of great tasting ingredients, hand made their own pizzas before these were cooked in the restaurant's stone fired oven.
Pamper Evening and AGM at John Lewis, Newcastle, 26 November 2015
Our AGM was held at John Lewis where the committee for the coming year was welcomed by guests. The pamper evening was held in John Lewis' beauty retreat in the Clarins Spa. Guests enjoyed a goodie bag with samples and special offers, and enjoyed prosecco, canapes and demonstrations by experts from many of the store's exclusive beauty brands.
Wine Tasting Evening with Majestic Wines at Live Theatre, Newcastle 17 September 2015
We held our wine tasting evening at Live Theatre on the Newcastle Quayside. Majestic wines supplied a wide range of wines which were tasted alongside cheese throughout the evening, with a quiz to test attendees' knowledge of the wines on offer for the evening.
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