fundraising

29 Aug 2018
To celebrate World Food Day on 16th October, Self Help Africa play host to the Autumn Edition of Shrewsbury Secret Supper.  A firm favourite in the foodie calendar, this delectable dining experience begins with a welcome drink at Tanners Wines, kindly sponsored by Wace Morgan Solicitors, before taking you to three secret restaurants where you’ll be treated to a fabulous starter, main course and...
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17 Jul 2018
A firm of Shrewsbury architects is stepping up to the plate to raise funds for charity to mark its 15th year in business. Base Architecture & Design is hosting the Base Ball at Hawkstone Park Hotel on September 28 in support of Severn Hospice. The black tie event will feature canapés, a two-course dinner and entertainment from BBC comedy hypnotist Grant Saunders. Architect Carl Huntley...
10 Jul 2018
Staff from a Shropshire building contractor are unleashing their inner animal in order to raise thousands of pounds for the West Midlands Air Ambulance. Flamingos, tigers, and a chicken will be among the outfits donned by workers from Pave Aways when they take part in a Shropshire Safari for the firm’s annual charity challenge from July 27 to 29. The 12-strong team will complete a combined 84-...
17 May 2018
Shrewsbury Market Hall will be filled with song on Saturday 26th May, as a series of choirs ‘Sing for Africa’ in support of Shropshire-based charity Self Help Africa. Performances will take place throughout the day, featuring Belvidere Secondary School, Severn Soul Harmony and Zap UK. Steph Smith, Fundraising Executive at Self Help Africa, said they were pleased to be marking ‘Africa Day’ with...
17 May 2018
A taste of the Med is coming to Shrewsbury in the form of a charity dining event. Shrewsbury-based Self Help Africa are hosting their ‘Tapas Trail’ on Tuesday 19th June. Steph Smith, Fundraising Executive at Self Help Africa, said guests will enjoy an evening of eating, drinking and socialising in true Mediterranean style;  “This movable feast takes guests to three of Shrewsbury’s best...
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14 May 2018
A NATIONAL canine charity been given £500 to find a home for a long stay dog – based on £1 for every day he has spent unwanted and in rescue. Handsome five-year-old greyhound Louie have been in the care of Finding Furever Homes (FFH) for several months, but prior to that he spent a whole year with another rescue – making a total of 500 days in which the friendly sighthound has been patiently...
24 Aug 2017
Some of the best restaurants in Shrewsbury are once again helping to raise thousands of pounds for an African charity by taking part in a secret dining event. Shrewsbury-based Self Help Africa are hosting their first-ever Autumn edition of Secret Supper on Tuesday 17 October. Steph Smith, Fundraising Officer, said guests will visit three restaurants during their evening. She said: “Marking World...
19 Jun 2017
As part of Ride to Work Week (19th to 25th June), the Shropshire Wheels2Work scheme is inviting people to find out how commuting via motorcycle, scooter or electric bike could solve their transport problems. The scheme, run by Shropshire Rural Communities Charity, makes such a transport loan to people who have no other access to private or public transport to get them to work or work-based...
Shrewsbury Secret Supper
02 Feb 2017
Food-lovers are invited once again to our Shrewsbury Secret Supper on Tuesday 25th April 2017. Part of the 2017 Shrewsbury Food Festival, this special dining experience takes you to three secret restaurants where you’ll be treated to a fabulous starter, main course & dessert. The locations of the restaurants & the dishes you’ll be eating, will be revealed on the night! Tickets for the...
Event details  Valentines Ceilidh  Saturday 18th February- 7.30 pm to 11pm  Tickets £10 adults, £5 under 11's- includes buffet lunch.   Radbrook Community Centre, Radbrook Community Centre, Calverton Way, Radbrook Green Shrewsbury, SY3 6DZ.   For tickets or info visit   Or contact info@villagewater.org 01743241563
10 Jan 2017
Join us for a night of live music, real ale, buffet and dancing.  Long term Village Water supporters the Rotary Club of Shrewsbury Darwin are again supporting Village Water with their annual Ceilidh, this years event will be on the Saturday 18th February, perfect for a Valentines theme! Live music will be courtesy of the ever popular Shrewsbury based Ceilidh band the Melomanics Duo, this...
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