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Shine Bright

Walk | Celebrate | Remember

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

LIVE MUSIC • LIGHT DISPLAYS • PERFORMERS • FOOD & REFRESHMENTS

Saturday 5th October 2024 – Lindfield Primary Academy | From 5pm with the walk starting at 7pm

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This year our walk will take you around the beautiful, historic village of Lindfield. Join us from 5pm to feast on an array of delicious food, soak up the atmosphere and live music. You will then set off at sundown (7pm) to enjoy a host of enchanting light displays and wonderful performers along the way. To light up the night, carry your dedicated candle bag with you, upon your return place them in our light-filled remembrance heart, taking time to remember those you love. A fantastic, enjoyable and truly memorable night for all the family!

Early bird tickets are now available, to ensure you don’t miss out on these reduced prices, as they won’t be around for long, purchase your tickets now!

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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

We’re all set for a magical evening, and we would love you to come along to walk in memory and celebration of those special to you.

Take part in our 5K walk around Lindfield Village:

  • Event Date: Saturday 5th October 2024.
  • Start Location: Primary Academy, School Ln, Lindfield, Haywards Heath RH16 2DX
  • Time: Event village opens 5pm, setting off for our walk at 7pm
  • Live Music
  • Light Displays
  • Performers
  • Food and Refreshments
  • Free parking onsite

We will send you your welcome pack ahead of the event which will contain your Shine Bright T-shirt, candle bag, event details and 5 in memory stars.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at shinebright@stpjhospice.org.

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Frequently Asked Questions 

The person that I would like to walk 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 and candle bags will be delivered up to 2 weeks before the event date. If you register after Saturday 21st September 2024 (2 weeks before the event), you will be able to collect them from the registration desk on the evening of the event. 

Is there parking available?

Yes, free parking is available around the village and at Oathall School. We encourage car sharing where possible.

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?

You may of course bring wheelchairs and buggy’s. The circular route is paved, however some surfaces may be uneven, and so we recommend you are mindful of this.

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 event village by the sign in desk.
  • There are toilet facilities located within the event village, including accessible options.
  • There will be toilet provision along the route.  
  • Free parking onsite.

What do I need to bring with me?

The route around Lindfield will be lit but we encourage you to bring a torch or use the torch function on your phone as it gets darker.