Coxhoe Primary School

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Miles for Smiles

This April, the staff at Coxhoe Primary School are getting their walking boots on! Together, as a team, they are aiming to walk 1000 miles during the month of April. This is an opportunity to raise money for brand new, outside, all weather active play equipment for the children of Coxhoe Primary School! 

You will find lots of updates on this page including pictures of their adventures and how many miles they have walked so far.

Current Total (We have already reached our target) 1005.4 miles

Find out how many miles the team do each week.

Week 1 - 398.4 miles

Week 2 - 607 miles

Week 1 

398.4 miles completed

During week 1, staff walked/ran 398.4 miles! We are off to a great start. Check out the pictures to the left - can you spot any of these places?


Hill End                                        Durham Cathederal

Penshaw Monument                  South Shields

Seaham                                       Herrington Country Park

Seaton Carew                             Chopwell Woods

Wearmouth Bridge                    Glass Centre

Newcastle Quayside                  Broom House Farm

Roseberry topping


Can you guess who was at the top of the leaderboard for doing the most amount of miles?

It was Mr Allen, who did 30.5miles in 4 days!

Week 2

An additional 607 miles completed

So far, after day 1 of week 2, the team have done 64 miles, taking the running total to 462.4 miles! We are nearly half way there!

Can you spot these places in our photographs?

Chester Le Street                              Seaburn Beach

Whitley Bay                                       Hartlepool Headland

Durham Cathedral                          The Secret Garden

Raby Castle                                      Hardwick Park

Roker Beach                                     High Force Waterfall

Kynren Way                                      Saltwell park

Tynemouth Priory                             Gibsons Cave

Brancepeth Castle

Souter Lighthouse

Cleadon Windmill