Creative UK’s North East Reception

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Creative UK’s North East Reception

Our North East Reception took place on 7 July 2022 It was incredible to see so many creative organisations all under one roof at the stunning Wood Hall at the Common Room.

Thanks again to the fantastic speakers: Mayor Jamie Driscoll – North of Tyne Combined Authority; Dave Martin – Senior Strategy Advisor, British Esports Association and Kim Tserkezie – CEO, Scattered Pictures; and to our sponsors: the British Esports Association, the British Business Bank and Crystallised. 

If you are interested in attending our future Receptions spanning the UK, as well as other networking events which connect the Creative Industries – find out more about our membership opportunities. Our Federation membership is designed for those who want to champion and influence the Creative Industries, whilst our Elevate membership (launching soon) provides tool to grow your creative small business.

From Our Sponsors

The British Business Bank

The British Business Bank is the UK’s economic development bank and we are here to help your business find a way, with free financial tools and expert information. We’re experts in small business finance and we work with a broad range of partners to help businesses like yours, whether you’re a start-up, an established business or you’re looking to grow. Visit their website.


Crystallised create marketing and PR campaigns to connect with your target audiences in meaningful and unforgettable ways. As a Certified B Corporation®, we prioritise people, purpose and the planet – and work with organisations that are committed to making positive change on an individual level, a community level or a global level. We bring clarity and creativity to your marketing challenges, from strategy to delivery we can take it all of your hands and give you the freedom to focus on moving your business forward.