WBA signed football Auction
Bid for a football signed by the West Bromwich Albion first team squad. Signatures include Saido Barahino, Jonny Evans, Darren Fletcher, Ben Foster + others. Includes certificate of authenticity with an issue number.
Auction ends Friday 1st April 13:00 (no joking!). Good Luck and bid HIGH!
Bids to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sat 12th Dec 2015
Yorke bear gives Swindon Supermarines coaching tips on lineout technique!
Yorke bear continued his fundraising for Fisher House when he braved the cold and ventured to Swindon’s Supermarines Rugby club last Saturday and watched the men play their home game. They won and Yorke and Bailey Care Services' Karen Legg had their picture taken with the team!
Sat 2nd Jan 2016
Cooper Bear visits TBC Bedford
The Cooper Bear went to the Bedford Branch where he took part in a couple of calls with Simon Thompson, raised some money in reception and took a part in a group photo with consultants and administrators from The Best Connection’s Bedford Branch.
Wed 20th Jan 2016
Recci bear visits TBC Middlesbrough
Recci Bear spent a week with TBC Middlesbrough Branch at the end of January. He went to meet various clients including PD Logistics whose customers include KP Crisps and Taylors of Harrogate (Yorkshire Tea); Typhoon International who manufacture wetsuits and Wards Recycling. We also arranged for Recci Bear to spend the day at Catterick Garrison at the Infantry Train
Sun 31st Jan 2016
Sweeney bear visits St Michael's Mount
Sweeney bear visited St Michael’s Mount with TBC Truro whilst raising money for Fisher House.
He learned that St Michael's Mount is a Cornish tidal island and a civil parish and is linked to the town of Marazion by a man-made causeway of granite setts, passable between mid-tide and low water. The earliest buildings on the summit date to the 12th century, the harbour is 15th cent
Thu 11th Feb 2016
You can bid on 4 tickets for a Worcestershire County Cricket Club home game.
The winner can choose from a leisurely day at a County Championship game, a Royal London one-day cup tie or a thrills and spills Nat West T20 Blast game.
Bids to be emailed to email@example.com before midday on Fri 19th Feb. Good Luck!
Fri 19th Feb 2016
Worcs County Cricket Club
Raffle for Manchester United v Arsenal Tickets
RAFFLE DRAW - 22nd Feb 2016 for Manchester United v Arsenal - on Sat 28th February - Kick Off 2.05pm. 2 Tickets - (1 Adult & 1 child).
All donations received by 22nd Feb will be entered into the prize draw. To donate:
Sun 28th Feb 2016
CTS Boot Camp and Sarah Jacques giving up chocolate for one month!
We are trying to organise a Military Boot Camp day, this could be chanting a CTS theme song and marching our way through the obstacles. Please sponsor us so we can make it through to the end of the obstacles to receive a medal for our hard work.
Within CTS, individuals are raising their own money to reach the £1,000 target. So far Sarah is giving up chocolate for the month of
Tue 1st Mar 2016
Recci bear visits Oldham
Thrill-seeking Recci bear has been caving at the Mendip Hills near Bristol with TBC Oldham consultant, Darren Jarvis, while fundraising for http://fisherhouseuk.org/He even had his own caving suit & helmet!
Over 7 long hours Recci bear faced scary challenges including climbs, free-dives and crawled through underwater passages and enjoyed a well-earned pint by the fire!
Wed 2nd Mar 2016
TBC Taunton & Exeter raffle:
2 tickets for Exeter Rugby Chiefs, Sat 12th March, 2 free child tickets for Paignton Zoo,
3 bottle gift pack - Virgin Wines, Devondale flapjack hamper, Four ball voucher - Woodbury Park Golf Club.
Tickets £2 each - please donate to https://www.justgiving.com/TheBestConnectionExeter/
Fri 4th Mar 2016
Exeter & Taunton
Woburn Safari Park Tickets Auction
The next auction for http://www.fisherhouse.co.uk is for a Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children) to Woburn Safari Park http://www.woburnsafari.co.uk/ This can be used up until the end of October 2016 and would be a great day out for the family during the school holidays. There are two Safaris (road & foot) plus other attractions including, a restaurant, boating lake and train.
Fri 4th Mar 2016
Luton branch Raffle
TBC Luton – Well Done on raising £204.72 for http://fisherhouseuk.org/ from the proceeds of a raffle.
https://www.justgiving.com/Jolanta-Gieglis to donate
Fri 11th Mar 2016
Boot Camp - Squadron Air Training Corps
The Preston branch will be taking part in a Military style Boot Camp day.
We will be participating in all military activities with discipline whilst dressed in Military uniforms and we’ll be undertaking some gruelling tasks throughout the day.
Sat 12th Mar 2016
Stockport Boot Camp
Stockport Branch attended a Military 'Boot Camp' on Saturday 12/03/16. The day consisted of various challenges and fitness tests including Military Discipline and Drill. The branch also cooked their own lunch from 24 hour ration packs!
Sat 12th Mar 2016
316 (Leigh) Sqn Air Cadets
Race Night & Disco at Pelsall Cricket Club
Charity 'Race Night' & disco for Fisher House because FH keeps families of injured military folk together!
Donate here https://www.justgiving.com/fisherhousetbcwalsall/
Sat 19th Mar 2016
Sweeney bear visits Newport
Sweeney Bear continued fundraising for http://fisherhouseuk.org/with TBC Newport when he met one of Newport’s historical figures! Sir Charles Morgan of Tredegar told Sweeney Bear about his days of being a Captain in the Coldstream Guards, his adventures procuring land for the people of Newport and that he has been concealing a time capsule since 1991!
He also visited Newpo
Thu 24th Mar 2016
Well Done TBC Nuneaton for completing an ‘office run’ & lots of challenges to raise money for http://fisherhouseuk.org/ Keep up the good work!
Thu 24th Mar 2016
Holiday Villa Auction
TBC Birmingham auction in aid of http://fisherhouseuk.org/
A stay in a 2-bedroom Villa in Cyprus between 3rd-14th September (Saturday to Wednesday). Flights not included nor transfers from airport. You are bidding on the villa stay only. If you have any queries re. the villa contact firstname.lastname@example.org
To bid email BIRMINGHAM@THEBESTCONNE
Thu 24th Mar 2016
Sponsored Static Bike Ride
To support this fundraising, as a team we are cycling 381km, the distance from our Head Office in Bromsgrove to our furthest UK branch in Truro within 24 hours. Starting at 1.00pm on Thursday 7th April and finishing on Friday 8th April at midday.
Thu 7th Apr 2016
Charity Race Night
Family-fun event with races and a raffle. All Welcome. (Team TBC Peterborough and Cambridge).
Sat 9th Apr 2016
The Bluebell, Werrington, Peterborough
O2 Walk Wolverhampton Branch
TBC Team Wolverhampton are overcoming a serious fear of heights and climbing the O2 arena in London on Saturday 9th April for http://fisherhouseuk.org/ They will be scaling the venue up to a height of 52 metres and have currently raised £450! They’ve funded the expedition themselves, so 100% of all donations go to Fisher House. Donate at: https://www.justgiving.com/Wo
Sat 9th Apr 2016
TBC Newcastle are climbing Blencathra this Saturday 9th April in aid of http://fisherhouseuk.org/ Blencathra (also known as Saddleback) is one of the most northerly mountains in the Lake District, with 6 separate fell tops - the highest route being the 868m Hallsfell Top.
Distance is approx 13 km (8.1 miles) – from base to summit and back down again.
The plan is to complete in ap
Sat 9th Apr 2016
Bid for a £100 voucher for Cote Brasserie http://www.cote-restaurants.co.uk/ in aid of http://fisherhouseuk.org/ Inspired by the brasseries of Paris, Cote Brasserie & Bistro champions relaxed all-day dining, serving authentic French classics made from great quality, fresh ingredients.
Over 50 locations to choose from including Birmingham, Norwich, Exeter, Cardiff, Liverpool
Fri 15th Apr 2016
In April, I am going to find out 'what that first jump is like' and I am genuinely going to jump out of a plane at approximately 10,000 feet above the ground!
This is all of course for the AMAZING Fisher House UK charity which delivers support for our wounded and their families. They inspire and enable those who have made sacrifices on our behalf to achieve their full potential.
Sat 16th Apr 2016
Carlisle branch walk along Hadrian's Wall
TBC Carlisle are walking 54 miles along the Benwell Roman Temple to Carlisle stretch of Hadrian’s Wall on Sat & Sun (16 & 17 April) in aid of http://fisherhouseuk.org/
Seven team members hope to raise a minimum of £100 each & have funded the event, which will take approx 18 hours, themselves. They will camp overnight on Sat at Gilsland & finis
Sat 16th Apr 2016
Claire & Debbie's Velocity 500ft High Zip Wire
Team Warrington - Debbie & Claire are excited about completing this event on the 17th April at 10am - not only does it feed our adrenaline fix but it is also for a fantastic cause. We believe that with the support of all our fabulous friends, colleagues and family that every donation, no matter how small, can make a difference for this great cause. So dig deep and donate as much as you can.
Sun 17th Apr 2016
Manchester & Bolton Static Bike Ride - Lands End to John O'Groats
The Best Connection Manchester and Bolton branches have joined forces to cycle the distance between John O' Groats and Land's End. The total distance is 932 miles, so that's 466 miles per branch! The race will commence on 18th April, let's see which branch can complete their half first!
Mon 18th Apr 2016
Manchester & Bolton
Debbie's Haunted Overnight Stay
We will be taking part in an overnight vigil at the extremely haunted ‘ St Catherines Former Asylum Hospital’ on the 22 April 2016, this will include group vigils with a medium and lone vigils . . . eeeekkkkkk!!!!!
The hunt will last from 9pm to 3am. And if that wasn’t enough . . . to make it even more worth your sponsorship, we will conduct the vigil dressed as . .
Fri 22nd Apr 2016
St Catherines Former Asylum Hospital
On Sunday 24th April Mariann Bourne from TBC Crawley will be running the London Marathon in aid of Fisher House.
Donate here: https://www.justgiving.com/Mariann-Bourne/#
Sun 24th Apr 2016
Worthing Spin Bikes
Worthing branch will be cycling 176 miles in teams of 2, from our branch to head office (on spin bikes) starting on April 25th in aid of Fisher House.
Please donate to https://www.justgiving.com/TBCsoutheast
Mon 25th Apr 2016
Sale Sharks v Gloucester Rugby match
Bid for 2 tickets Sale Sharks v Gloucester Rugby match on Fri 29th April 2016 - Kick-off 7.45pm, AJ Bell Stadium, Salford (Tickets are for East Stand) in aid of http://fisherhouseuk.org/
Please send bids to email@example.com – closing date:
Weds 27th at noon – winner will be e-mailed the code provided to claim tickets.
Fri 29th Apr 2016
Plymouth & Truro - 25 mile walk 50 mile cycle
TBC Plymouth & Truro 25mile Walk/50mile Cycle around Burrator Reservoir for Fisher House
Team Members: Rachel Tobin Scott Ripley Bill Li Bruce Trower Chris Davis Alana
Sat 30th Apr 2016
Sutton In Ashfield Branch to climb Scafell Pike
On 16th April 2016, The Best Connection's Sutton In Ashfield Branch will be climbing Scafell Pike to help raise money for the charity Fisher House!
ANY amount given is hugely appreciated by all at The Best Connection Sutton In Ashfield branch!
Donate here https://www.justgiving.com/SIABRANCH/
Sun 15th May 2016
On Saturday 18th June 2016, to overcome their fear of heights Amy, Yasmen & Leanne are zip wiring down Mount Snowdon to raise money for the Fisher House Charity. They set up a Tuck Shop to raise money for the cost of the activity and will continue to run the Tuck Shop and all profits will go to the charity. Donate here: https://www.justgiving.com/Matrixchallenge1/
Sat 18th Jun 2016
Helen Fox, CTS, Lone overnight camping on island of Inishkea
Helen Fox is heading to Co. Mayo on 23rd June and staying overnight on the Island of Inishkea on Friday 24th.
Helen visited Mayo recently to research logistics, high tides etc., as she wants to make sure she can get back home!
Helen loves her home comforts so this is a bit of a Bear Grylls adventure for her!
Fri 24th Jun 2016