How to get involved in #LightItUp4HD

Huntington's disease charities and organisations across the UK and the rest of the world are joining forces to light up buildings and landmarks for Huntington's Disease Awareness Month. People are even lighting up their own homes!

 

Buildings and landmarks

 

 

 Confirmed so far in England and Wales:
  • Althorp House (Earl Spencer's home) - May 2019
  • Swindon's Greenbridge Roundabout - May 2019
  • Swindon's Wyvern Theatre - May 2019
  • Bradford's City Hall - 1 May 2019
  • Bradford's Margaret McMillan Tower - 1 May 2019
  • Bradford's Foster Arches - 1 May 2019
  • Leeds Town Hall - 1 May 2019
  • Leeds Civic Hall - 1 May 2019
  • Sunderland's Penshaw monument - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Sunderland's Northern Spire Bridge - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Sunderland's Keel Square - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Sunderland's High Street West - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Sunderland's Market square  -1 - 5 May 2019 
  • Sunderland's Seaburn Lighthouse (Cliffe Park) - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Sunderland's Fulwell Mill - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Birmingham's Grand Central Atrium - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Newcastle's Civic Centre - 1 - 5 May 2019
  • Dorset's Weymouth Pavillion - 2 - 19 May 2019
  • Stockport's Town Hall - 6 - 12 May
  • Blackpool tower - 13 and 14 May 2019
  • Liverpool Engineering building - 13 - 19 May 2019
  • Liverpool George's Dock - 13 - 19 May 2019
  • Plymouth's Smeaton's tower - 13 - 19 May 2019
  • Plymouth's Mountbatten tower - 13 - 19 May 2019
  • Southampton's Mayflower theatre - 13 and 14 May 2019
  • Southampton's Guildhall Square - 13 May 2019
  • Portsmouth's Emirates Spinnaker tower - 15 May 2019
  • St Helens' Steve Prescott Bridge - TBC

 

 

At home

 

 

  • The #LightItUp4HD pack is back by popular demand! Available from our shop, the pack is priced at just £5 to cover the cost of materials, postage and packaging. Each pack contains two candle bags, two battery operated tea lights, a poster and a collection box.

                     

Click here to order your pack today!

  • For something a bit different, you could always use pink or green fairy lights or coloured bulbs which are available to buy in many high street shops or online. 
  • Remember to email your photos to lightitup@hda.org.uk if you are happy for us to share them online and in print and / or tag us on Facebook and Instagram (@hdauk) and/or twitter (@hda_tweeting)