Posts bySandra Davey

IN MEMORY OF FLICK NELSON

SOS were invited to the Black Swan Hotel in Darlington on Saturday night to accept a donation in memory of Flick Nelson. Flick was an ex para and a biker who was a passionate supporter of our Armed Forces. We had the honour of meeting Read More

DEFENCE MEDICAL REHABILITATION CENTRE HEADLEY COURT – BEATING RETREAT

Once a year Headley Court show thanks to the local community, local dignitaries, business leaders and charitable services for their continued and deep-rooted support throughout the year. As the charity has had a long association with supporting Headley court we were delighted to be invited Read More

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BADLANDERS MCC PRESENT THEIR LATEST CHEQUE TO SOS

Glenn and Elaine Middlemiss, North-East Regional AC’s had the privilege of meeting up with the Badlanders MCC again on 09/07/15 to be presented with a cheque for £7000 which was raised on AFD at Bent`s Park in South Shields. To date they have raised and Read More

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‘Old Sergeant’ & ‘Pig & Whistle’

This is a photo of two sailors that had received boxes sent on behalf of The Old Sergeant, in Wandsworth.  They paid a visit to pass on their thanks and were treated to a drink  and then a meal at The Pig and Whistle, Earlsfield. They came Read More

RBS BOLTON

Whilst Bolton is not strictly in my Area, as Regional Co-ordinator for Yorkshire, I was delighted to collect the parcels because I wanted to thank Allison Sherrington personally for her ongoing support for SOS which merited me “going the extra mile” …in every respect. As Read More

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PARCELS FROM ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND, BOLTON

Christopher Dronsfield, RC Yorkshire, made the journey across to Bolton today to pick up some parcels for the troops donated by staff at the RBS Centre. The staff had also donated  a cheque for £132  which has already funded some boxes to overseas troops , Read More

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London Marathon – Sunday 26th April 2015

We have two brave souls running this year’s Virgin Money  London Marathon  on behalf of SOS…..RAF SWO Gareth Davies and Army Medic Sgt Stuart Cooke, both active service personnel . Both will be updating the training blog on the forum so do pop in with some Read More

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trustee visit to RAF Scampton

RAF SCAMPTON – HOME OF THE RED ARROWS The trustees had the privilege and pleasure of visiting RAF Scampton this weekend at the invitation of  Trustee, Stn Warrant Officer Gareth Davies, who hosted our first Trustees Meeting of 2015. Gareth and his staff couldn’t have Read More

Fundraising events

EX- 2 GREEN JACKETS LAD WALKING PEN-Y-FAN FOR SOS Jake Pickering, a former ‘Green Jacket’ and his mate David Onions are undertaking a personal challenge to walk up Pen-y-Fan and round the 4 Peaks in South Wales on Saturday 14 March 2015. Jake was moved Read More

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TUNNOCKS AND BARRS CONTINUE TO SPREAD THEIR MAGIC

  With the assistance of SWO Gareth Davies, formerly of RAF Brize Norton, donated goodies from Tunnocks & Barrs were again widely distributed throughout the past few weeks with pictures of recipients below: Pre-Deployment: Oman: Afghan: