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Shine Bright

Walk | Celebrate | Remember

Get ready to light up the night on our 5K illuminated walk in aid of St Peter & St James Hospice.


Save the date – Saturday 5th October 2024 – Tickets on sale 1st May

After feasting on the array of delicious food on offer and soaking up the atmosphere and live music, you set off at sundown for a beautiful, 5k walk along the Shine Bright route, with stunning illuminated attractions and surprises to keep you entertained and amazed along the route.

Lighting your way, will be your dedicated candle bag which you can place in our remembrance heart at the end of the walk, to create a symbolic, moving light filled heart, taking time to remember those you love, and walk in celebration of at Shine Bright 2024.

A fantastic, entertaining and truly memorable night for all the family.

I just wanted to say again how much we all enjoyed Saturday night, the setting was beautiful and to have singers and entertainers on the way round was just wonderful. I have done quite a few charity events over the years, but I can honestly say that I enjoyed this the most. ~ Zara, Colemans Solicitors

Frequently Asked Questions 

The person I would like to attend in memory of was not cared for by St Peter & St James Hospice; can I still come?

Everyone is welcome to attend our in-memory walk, whether your family or friend was cared for by us or not.

Will I need to print and bring my ticket with me?

You do not need to print and bring a ticket with you, but we ask that you check in with event staff at the registration desk where we will check off your name.  

When will I receive my t-shirt?

T-shirts will be delivered up to 2 weeks before the event date. If you register after this date, you will be able to collect your t-shirt from the registration desk on the evening of the event.

Is there parking available?

Yes, free parking is available, though we do encourage car sharing where possible. There are no public transport routes available. 

I’m under 16, can I attend without a parent or guardian?

Under-16s must be accompanied by a participating parent or guardian.  

I would like to come, but I’m not sure I will be able to walk the route.

If you would like to attend but are unsure whether you will be comfortable walking the route, please feel free to register and simply enjoy the atmosphere, food and entertainment. 

Can I bring a wheelchair or buggy?

Due to the nature of this event, some surfaces may be uneven and inclement weather may affect the condition of the walking surface, please be mindful of this if planning to attend with wheelchairs and buggies.  

Can I bring a bike, scooter or e-scooter?

We unfortunately cannot have bikes or scooters at this event. 

Can I bring my dog?

Dogs are welcome however should be kept on a lead and any dog waste should be picked up and disposed of appropriately. 

Will there be anywhere to store my belongings?

We are not able to provide a secure location for personal effects and so ask that you please keep your possessions with you. We cannot accept liability for your belongings.  

What facilities are available onsite?

  • There will be access to First Aid/ Medical assistance onsite located in the entertainment village by the sign in desk.
  • There are toilet facilities located within the entertainment village, including accessible options.
  • There will be a chance to get water from our rehydration stations along the route.
  • Marshalls will be located across the venue and will also be present on the walking route.

What do I need to bring with me?

The route through the woodland and will be lit but we encourage you to bring a torch or use the torch function on your phone as it gets darker. You will also be able to purchase a torch at the event.