Generous Racegoers on Good Friday

April 27, 2019 at 10:57 am

We held a bucket collection on Good Friday at Lingfield Park Racecourse and raised £440! Many thanks to Lingfield Park for allowing us this opportunity to raise funds.

Brighton Marathon Fundraiser

March 19, 2019 at 9:42 pm

Bob Howells is running the Brighton Marathon on April 14th to raise money for East Park RDA! Bob finds his job as a driving instructor too sedentary and started running to get fit. Last year he ran his first marathon, at Brighton, and this year he is going to do it all over again to raise funds for us. Bob can be sponsored via his fundraising page on BT Donate as follows: mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/roberthowells1. Do please go to the page and sponsor Bob.

Great success for our riders at the Regional Challenge

May 10, 2018 at 2:15 pm

The Regional Challenge was held at the Felbridge Showground on 1st May, and the weather was infinitely better than last year.  Our riders excelled themselves, with 5 riders qualifying to go up to the National Championships at Hartpury in July.  All the riders except for Darcy are from the visually impaired unit at St Stephen’s School, South Godstone.

The results were:

Junior Countryside Challenge National Qualifiers

Lead –

1st Darcy riding Liquorice QUALIFIED

2nd Orla riding Star QUALIFIED

3rd Jasmin riding Liquorice QUALIFIED

Lead + side walker

1st Zoe riding Star QUALIFIED

2nd Evie-Mae riding Guy QUALIFIED

Joint 3rd Kyle  & Ghaalib

5th Erin

 

Charity Carol Concert

November 27, 2017 at 3:17 pm

Songbirds, a community fundraising choir based in Crawley, have chosen us as one of their three charities for the current year.

They are holding a Charity Carol Concert on Saturday 9th December at 5 pm at St Mary’s Church, Southgate, Crawley, West Sussex.  Entrance is free, and there will be refreshments available and a retiring collection.  It’s a perfect opportunity to get yourselves into the Christmas Spirit, and we hope to see you there.

More information about their activities can be found on www.songbirdschoir.co.uk.

 

 

Fundraising Events

November 14, 2017 at 4:21 pm

A Quiz Night is being organised on Friday 19th January at 7.30pm at Blackwell Primary School in East Grinstead. The cost is £10 per head to include a Fish and Chip supper. Teams of 2 – 8 people. Bring your own drinks. To book tickets, please contact Saz on 07711 106857.

Songbirds, a community Fundraising choir based in Crawley, have included us as one of their three chosen charities for the year. Their first event is on Saturday 9th December from 5.00pm until 7.00pm at St. Mary’s Church, Southgate, Crawley, West Sussex. Entry is free and there will be refreshments. Donations will be asked for as attendees leave, which will go into their charity pot for distribution at the end of their financial year. Sally and James will be attending to talk about our work.

One of our helpers has nominated us the beneficiary for a Quiz Night in Copthorne on 29th November at 7.45pm. We are not yet sure if tickets are open to all, but we will find out. Sally will attend to  talk about our work.

Saz and Caroline are also organising a course of dance classes in the Spring. Details to follow.