The Awards Dinner – St. James’ Park

The awards evening will take place on Thursday 4th July at  St. James’ Park, Newcastle.

Celebrating the 17th North East Accountancy Awards we’re looking forward to welcoming you to the North East’s premium awards ceremony for the finance sector. With a brand new venue this year’s awards evening is going to be bigger than ever before, so get your table booked, dust down those glad rags and lets get ready to celebrate!

Evening Schedule (Please note timings are approximate):

Please enter by Milburn reception door and head to the Barracks Suite on the 4th floor

18.30   Arrival Drinks
19.15   Call for Dinner
19.40   Dinner commences
21.20   Awards
22.20   Entertainment & Band
00:00   Event finishes

Dress code: Formal (Black tie optional)

Charity announcement coming soon!


Host: Alfie Joey

Alfie Joey has appeared everywhere from the Comedy Store & Wembley Arena to Coronation Street & Britain’s Got Talent.

On BBC Radio Newcastle Alfie interviewed pop stars, politicians, Oscar winners and Olympians. He hosts the podcast, ‘Speaker’s Corner with Alfie Joey ‘ and gives public speaking advice as the #SpeakEasyGuy Communication Coach. His TedX Talk ‘Changing Lanes’ is on YouTube and tells his story.

Alfie recently won ‘Communicator of the Year’ at the CIPR Awards.

On TV, Alfie played Vic Reeves’ doctor in the BBC series ‘Hebburn’ & he was in all 7 series of ‘Ideal’, a cult sitcom starring Johnny Vegas.

He is one half of the comedy impressionist double act ‘The Mimic Men’ with Cal Halbert. Their BGT appearance has had over 3 million views on YouTube. Alfie & Cal coach a ‘Confidence Through Comedy’ course.

He has written and illustrated children’s books which are available at



Full Table of 10: £1,295 + VAT
Half Table of 5: £775 + VAT
Single Seats: £160 + VAT


There are a number of hotels located close to St. James’ Park, make the most of your evening and book a room. Promotional codes coming soon!


Click for NUFC Parking Information (please note there is no overnight parking available)

Note please ensure you park on the 1st floor and register your vehicle at the Milburn reception on arrival.


Taxi’s can drop off and pick up at the Milburn Reception within the crowd corridor

Pre-Order Drinks/Bar Tab

If you would like to order additional drinks for the evening please call 0191 2018522 to place your order directly with the venue.
You can set up a bar tab on the night with the bar tender directly

I wanted to say congratulations on another successful NEAA, incredibly well run and I appreciate all the hard work and effort it takes. 

Very many thanks for an excellent evening last Thursday. Feedback from my table guests has been very positive – another success for Echo. Looking forward to next year already!

Another excellent evening which I thoroughly enjoyed. Many thanks to all the Echo team for making the evening such a success.