Great North Run 2019

Great North Run
  • Date: 8 September 2019
  • Location: Newcastle
  • Registration fee: £40
  • Fundraising target: £350

Join our team for one of the world’s most iconic half marathons, and help give disadvantaged children a route out of poverty!

The incredible, closed road route takes runners through Newcastle city centre, across the Tyne Bridge and along the seafront.

As part of the National Literacy Trust team, you will receive:

  • Amazing fundraising support from our friendly team
  • A free National Literacy Trust running vest
  • Support with your training
  • Cheering balloons and t-shirts for your family and friends
  • Exclusive Great North Run medal and t-shirt
  • A finishers pack filled with goodies

If you would like to sign up or you have any questions, please get in touch with our Fundraising and Events Manager Katharine. Give her a call on

020 7820 6254 or send her an email.

If you were lucky enough to win a place in the ballot we would stilllove to hear from you! Make your place count by joining #TeamLiteracy and help give disdvantaged children a route out of poverty.