May 2020

Jesmond Community Festival

Jesmond Community Festival has been an annual showcase for the wide range of community activities taking place in Jesmond. However, with great sadness we have to announce that the 2020 Festival has been CANCELLED.

In the light of Government advice on the Corona Virus outbreak, Jesmond Community Forum has had to cancel this year’s festival. The health and wellbeing of our community has to be our first priority, and we can’t do something which could put festival participants at risk. A very small number of events – such as the competitions – may be able to take place in a different way – if so, we will keep you informed on this website. It may be possible for some other events to take place at a future date. The events list on this website is therefore just a tantalising glimpse of what might have been….

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