Beer Village Festival took place on the weekend of 8th-10th June in Devon and was a huge success. Organised by Beer Group of Friends, the Charity Weekend raised over £10,000 which was shared between two local charities, Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) and Seaton Friends Hospicecare at Home.
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Since May 2016, the team at international legal practice Osborne Clarke's Bristol office has fully embraced its commitment to its chosen charity, Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) in raising vital funds and awareness through a myriad of events.
Virginie Mein, age 47 from Bath, is in training to take part in the Bath Half Marathon for Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) as it provides care and support to her family.
Originally from France, Virginie has been living in the UK for 20 years. She has two children; Emilie aged 6 and Sebastien who’s 8. Emilie attends a mainstream school, while Sebastien attends Three Ways School in the city.
Nikki Isbell, Senior Care Team Leader at Little Harbour children’s hospice at Porthpean is taking on the Banger Rally Challenge Gib or Bust with her husband and two friends and will be travelling across five countries in five days to raise money for Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW).
The team will be dressed, along with their suitably decorated car, as the Little Harbour Heroes and quite rightly so.
A Buckfastleigh couple are celebrating after winning more than £5,000 in the Children’s Hospice South West Lottery.
Norman and Jacqui Elliott started playing the charity’s weekly Lottery more than ten years ago, although Jacqui says they never expected to win anything: “I didn’t realise it was a Lottery at first, I thought of it as just making a regular donation. In fact, when I took the phone call, I thought the charity were calling to ask us for more money, not to tell Norman he’d won something!”
Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) will be arresting, charging and putting on trial some well-known business people in the area who, if found guilty of their entirely fictitious crimes, will have to raise a bail of £999 each to be set free. Funds raised on the day will help support the work of its Little Bridge House children’s hospice in Barnstaple.
In July, the 1st Bishopston Beaver Scout Colony challenged themselves to walk a combined distance of 5,895 meters - the height Mount of Kilimanjaro - by climbing the hill at Blaise Castle estate, finishing at the castle, to raise vital funds for Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW).
Golfers at Lansdown Golf Club exceeded expectations recently at the club’s charity golf day when over £7,000 was raised to be donated to Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) and CLIC Sargent.
The event took place on Friday 18th August with over 100 people making up 35 teams playing on the course.
The Fundraising Team from Children’s Hospice South West are delighted to receive support from two businesses for one of the charity’s upcoming Bubble Rush events which will be returning to Newnham Park in Plympton on Sunday 23rd September.