All events for 2017 are now finished - thanks to everyone who took part, you helped to raise an untold amount of awareness.

We are working hard to arrange some really exciting events for 2018 - please keep your eyes on our social media accounts for updates.

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#OurBlueLight Events

You can join #OurBlueLight Services throughout 2017 at numerous events throughout the country, each event aims to raise awareness and funds to support the health and wellbeing of our emergency & essential services. 
Please chekc out the events below to join in...

  1. Virgin London Marathon 2017
    Following a challenge laid down by Prince Harry, Dan & Rich are running in the Virgin London Marathon 2017. They will be running to raise awareness of mental health and to raise awareness of the difficulties faced by the UK Emergency Services.
    23rd April
London Marathon Donate Now
  1. Mental Health Relay - 'The Launch'
    Join us on Blackpool Promenade, in front of the world famous Blackpool Tower to witness the launch of the first ever UK Mental Health Relay.
    29th April
Mental Health Relay - Find Out More
  1. Great Manchester Run
    Join the #OurBlueLight team from North West Ambulance Service Manchester area as they run the Great Manchester Run - with the Mental Health Relay Torch - register using the link below - once registered please let us know by emailing the team at
    28th May
Great Manchester Run - Register Now
  1. Blackpool Pride 2017
    Join #OurBlueLight team as we celebrate this fantastic event in Blackpool. There are a number of ways you can join in, you can all with the team through the parade or simply watch and enjoy from afar. You can also join the team after the event in the Blackpool Winter Gardens where there will be a stall to showcase the work of #OurBlueLight
    10th June
Blackpool Pride - Find Out More
  1. Preston Fire & Ambulance Station Open Day
    Join #OurBlueLight teamed colleagues from North West Ambulance Service & Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service as we celebrate our emergency services at this open day. An array of vehicles will be on display with numerous demonstrations and talks taking part throughout the day.
    18th June
Open Day - Find Out More
  1. Southport Flower Show 2017
    Last year the team won the prestige Silver-Gilt award and made it into the Southport Visitor 'Top 5' Gardens. This year we hope to build on this with our take on this years theme "The Curious Garden".
    17th-20th August
Flower Show - Find Out More
  1. Blue Light Walk - Mental Health Relay
    The Blue Light Walk is back! This year it will be bigger and better and will encompass the Mental Health Relay. The team will carry the baton from Carlisle to Blackpool hoping to raise awareness of mental health along the way.
    16th-22nd September
Blue Light Walk - Find Out More
  1. Blue Light Walk/Mental Health Relay - The Last Leg
    in 2016 'The Last Leg' was attended by over 200 people! This year we want it to be bigger and better! Help the team carry the Mental Health Relay Baton over the finish line.
    22nd September
Last Leg - Find Out More
  1. #OurBlueLight Presents: Dance Your Blues Away
    Think Strictly Come Dancing with and Emergency Services Twist - after 6 months of dancing lessons our dancing starts will appear with their professional to compete in this first of a kind competition. The three finalist from the day will appear at the Charity Ball.
    22nd September
Blue Light Dance - Find Out More
  1. #OurBlueLight Charity Ball & Special Guests
    Blackpool Tower Ballroom will host the 2017 #OurBlueLight Charity Ball. The night will be back with a bang, we promise to deliver a night to remember - early tickets sale coming soon...
    23rd September
Charity Ball