2019 Events Calendar

Colin Garner ANTRUK announcements, Donate, Get involved

We have some great fundraising events coming up in 2019. This list is being constantly updated so keep an eye out for an event near you.

24 March 2019 – London Landmarks Half Marathon. We still have places to run this event which takes you round some of the most iconic sites in London. The race starts on Pall Mall, finishes by Downing Street and has fabulous views of London’s most iconic landmarks including Big Ben, St Paul’s Cathedral, Nelson’s Column, the Gherkin, the Shard, the Tower of London and the London Eye. For more information contact info@antibioticresearch.org.uk 

18 May 2019 – Walk this Way. A charity walk along the Wolds Way taking in some of the beautiful East Yorkshire landscape. The walk will have various degrees of difficulty as well as options on how to participate. For more information contact info@antibioticresearch.org.uk 

24 May 2019 (evening) – Bucket collection at Pontefract Race Course including at the Billy Ocean concert. Collectors wanted. For further information contact info@antibioticresearch.org.uk

30 July 2019 – Following on from our most successful Beverley Race Day (the Bark de Triomphe) in 2017 this fun packed day is returning. The event at Beverley Race Course is currently in the discussion stage but promises to be a WOOF.  For more information contact info@antibioticresearch.org.uk

4 August 2019 – Once again we have places in the Prudential Ride London for all you cyclists. One of the largest cycle events in the world, here’s an opportunity to pedal to raise money in our fight against antibiotic resistance. For further information contact info@antibioticresearch.org.uk

24 October 2019 (afternoon) – this year’s ANTRUK Annual Lecture will be given by Professor Tim Walsh, Cardiff University. Professor Walsh’s research on multiple aspects of antibiotic resistance has made him a world leader in his field. The Annual Lecture will take place in London – further details will follow. ANTRUK’s Annual General Meeting will follow the Lecture. If you are interested in attending please contact us at info@antibioticresearch.org.uk

13 – 19 November 2019 – World Antibiotic Awareness Week and ANTRUK’s Annual Great British Tea Party. Organise a Great British Tea Party to raise funds for us and spread the word about what antibiotic resistance means to us all.

17 November 2019 (afternoon)Helmsley Arts Centre. An afternoon  about antibiotic resistance, who does it affect and what can be done about it  with lectures and presentations. Lecturer – Professor Colin Garner, Chief Executive, ANTRUK. A consultant hospital microbiologist will be present to answer any queries you might have. Further details will be provided nearer the event including how to obtain tickets.