An absolute must for fans of fine food, the annual Blackfriars Charity Banquet is dining with a difference.

Hosted by the renowned Blackfriars Restaurant, and held in their breath-taking medieval banqueting hall, this charity lunch supports a local organisation making a big difference to the lives of vulnerable people in the community.

Creatively crafted from in-date surplus food collected by Fareshare North East, this three-course feast is prepared to Blackfriars’ exacting standards. Members of Changing Lives’ Employability Team will be working closely with FareShare volunteers to help them rise to the challenge of preparing and serving you the food for the banquet.

Expect exciting cuisine and spectacular surroundings; all whilst helping combat hunger, food poverty and food waste in the North East.

Tickets – only £29.95 per head. Book now to avoid disappointment.

How to book

Secure your place now by paying by bank transfer. Simply pay £29.95 per ticket required into the following account, using the reference ‘Blackfriars’ followed by your surname. Then email our Fundraising team and we’ll confirm that you’ve been added to our guest list.

  • Sort code: 20-59-97
  • Account number: 43555275

Alternatively, call Changing Lives on 0191 273 8891 to secure your place.

You can also pay by cheque, made payable to FareShare and sent to Fundraising Team, Changing Lives, Unit D3 Marquis Court, Gateshead, NE11 0RU.

Due to the popularity of this event, we aren’t able to reserve places without payment.

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