The Hilton Hotel in Gateshead has organised a German Christmas Dinner on Tuesday, 8 December. We will meet first for some Glühwein and chats at 6.30pm and ‘Weihnachtsgans und Klösse’ (goose and dumplings) from 7.30pm onwards.
The venue is the bar area with fabulous views of the river Tyne. Everybody pays again for themselves, depending on what they’re having – the Christmas dinner is priced at £12.50/person.
Please email us to let us know if you’re coming and if you’re bringing anybody so that the Hilton knows for how many to cater for – firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
Other interesting events taking place:
From 26 November to 24 December
A traditional German Christmas Market will be in Edinburgh for the Christmas season. Eastcoast Rail also offers cheap tickets from £12.50 each way from Newcastle.
Saturday, 28 November
St James United Reformed Church (Northumberland Road, Newcastle – next to the City Hall is holding its annual German Christmas bazaar again from 11am – 2pm. If you want further information, please let me know and I’ll email it.
Monday, 7 December
The Sprachcafe meets again in the Gala Theatre in Durham from 6pm – 8pm – for anybody who wants to practice their German.