Kilnsea to Spurn Lighthouse Walk

8 mile walk from Blue Bell Café Kilnsea Saturday 22nd September £5/£4 entry fee ( children free with paying adult) This is an 8 mile circular walk which includes beach walking and exposed areas through YWT nature reserve ** –  a narrow sand tidal island that reaches into the North sea and forms the bank […]

Wakefield 8 Mile Walk raises over £500

Super Hero Walk Wakefield 8 Miles on 23rd June 2018 at Anglers Country Park Haw Park Lane Wintersett Wakefield Many thanks to Wakefield organisers David and Marjorie Ogier and Paul Wood who planned out both walks which enabled all abilities and families to take part! They received a lovely Malawian top each and all participants were awarded a […]

Summer News

Can you help us reach our target this summer and host a SHINE BBQ? We are looking to raise £3,000 to help Shine continue its work on the ground in Malawi. The following areas are in desperate need of support Shine Church bereaved families –  our small church community at Shine Village has been impacted by […]

Malawi visit May 2018

Malawi visit May 2018 Phil Irvin, Shine Relief Co-founder, and Trustee, recently spent his week’s annual leave with Co-Founders Suzen and Hastings in Malawi.  Its been nearly a year since the last visit when Deborah and Lynley, together with the Shine NZ team, spent 3 weeks on the ground. With grant applications in the pipeline to get […]

Shine Supper

Find out more about the beginnings of Shine Relief and the future plans in Malawi. Refreshments and food will be provided by Shine Relief and as we have a limited number of places it is essential to book* Children are welcome. To help us to cater for dietary requirements please complete the email confirmation you will […]

Challenge 2018

WAKEFIELD JUNE 23RD AND SPURN POINT REVISITED SEPTEMBER 22ND. ARE YOU READY? CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!  The theme this year is all about bringing out the hero in us all! An 8 Mile Walk may just be the challenge you need and if you want to take it a step further sign up for our Malawi […]


A short report on an amazing time in South Africa! The first two days of the meeting was an introduction to Regions Beyond Ministry, Paul Simpsons led the program to explain what Regions Beyond is all about to all new participants in this conference. The most outstanding activity in this was the values of Regions […]


This year we are excited to be taking our Shine fundraising walk further afield to Wakefield! The theme this year is all about bringing out the hero in us all! A 8 Mile Walk may just be the challenge you need and if you want to take it a step further sign up for our […]

Shine Supper

Shine supper The first in a series of events to mark our tenth anniversary was held on 16 February, at Jubilee Church. More than half of our guests were attending a Shine event for the first time. The feedback was really positive, with some guests signing up for our Child Sponsorship program and others showing interest in […]

3rd Shine student at DAPP College

Funds from Shine NZ have enabled another student, Innocent Yasini, to begin his vocational training at Mikolongwe Vocational School in Chiradzulu Blantyre. This is something we are working towards establishing at Shine Village in future years, so in the meantime, those who do well at school must travel to the outskirts of Blantyre to further their education. […]