Northern Pride for The Sandman Signature Hotel
- Category: Hotel
- Created on Friday, 11 May 2012 11:10
Northern Pride for The Sandman Signature HotelThe Sandman Signature Hotel is sponsoring the region’s biggest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender gathering in Newcastle this summer.
Northern Pride at Leazes Park on July 21 will bring together around 20,000 people from the LGBT community from the region and beyond for a day of free entertainment and celebration.
And now the event has partnered with Tyneside’s Sandman Signature Hotel, which has come on board as a major sponsor and hotel partner.
The stylish hotel, at Gallowgate, has not only agreed to provide a number of rooms for Northern Pride to use during the event but will also host the launch party on May 31.
Nicola Kinloch, sales executive for The Sandman Signature Hotel, said: “We are delighted to be involved in Northern Pride which is a huge event in the region and one which also brings in hundreds of visitors to enjoy what the North East has to offer.”
Her words were echoed by Peter Darrant, Chair of Northern Pride who said ,“the Sandman Signature Hotel is one of the city’s most stylish hotels and we are really pleased that they have come on board as our preferred hotel partner for this year’s event.”
The one day event starts with a parade from Newcastle’s Civic Centre at 12pm and arrives at Leazes Park at 1pm for a day full of activities which includes a main stage with a line up of chart stars and local acts, a tea tent, a cabaret stage and zones dedicated to health and well being.