Lighter Nights Campaign


We would like to make you aware of the forthcoming FREE open-access activity that children, young people and families can get involved in as part of this year’s campaign, which is being co-ordinated in conjunction with colleagues and partners:

Climb and BBQ                                               –              Thursday 5th March, 5:30-9:30pm

This will take place at Simonside Climbing Wall, South Shields, NE34 9SD (

Over 170 unique climbing routes are available, in addition to a bouldering area, a digital traverse wall and 6 Clip ‘n Climb walls featuring:

·         An artificial ice climb

·         2 digital speed climbs

·         A tufa climb

·         A jungle gym

Children from the age of 5, young people and families are welcome.

Should you have any queries please contact Martin Simpson at: or by telephoning: 0191 424 0118.