Please note: owing to the position on Covid 19 and the Coronavirus, we anticipate that local/community events and activities will be suspended and cancelled for a while. Please check with the organiser or venue before travelling or visiting.
Visit the dedicated coronavirus webpage for Newcastle City Council.
Couch 2 Christmas
This event is now finished. Please visit our Events and Activities section to find out about other events which are coming soon.
Step Up Newcastle is a campaign run by Active Newcastle to get people more active by walking and moving more in their day-to-day lives. Participants count their steps every day and add them to the overall total using the app or website. Participants can convert any activity into steps . So, whether you are a shuffler, moocher or a marcher get involved in the fun challenges and take part.
Use the new Step up Newcastle app or website to record your steps create a local community log and create a grand total for the City.
Each week Couch 2 Christmas will encourage you to take part in 2 fun activities of your choice, and one additional smaller festive challenge that will be set by Active Newcastle/and This Girl Can Newcastle. If you attempt this additional challenge you can choose to be entered into the weekly prize drawer.