There have been a number of hugely successful events. Our Parish Priest Fr Ulick undertook a sponsored shave and wrote a book together raising about £5,000. Jake Bedford (see below) undertook a sponsored kayak race and raised about £450. The Christmas Market raised about £5,000 and many more events too.
We have a number of fundrasing events coming up:-
Coffee Morning Thursday 22nd March at 19 Belmont Road
Top Table Sale Sunday 25th March in the Parish Hall 9am-12 noon
May Ball 25th May, Waldegrave Room, St Mary’s University College raised over £5,000
Children are filled Smartie boxes with small change to receive an Easter gift
Parish ”Olympics” Saturday 22nd September St Catherine’s School, Cross Deep.
Keith Haworth, who held the Olympic Torch in Ham was present at church on 19th August for photographs. Participants were invited to make a donation.
Caz Taylor raised about £300 through a sponsored run,
Dennis Houston raised about £250 by a sponsored swim.
Keith Haworth offered the Olympic Torch which he held in Ham for a photo opportunity on 19th August.
Ann Collins will be running for the parish in October..