Posts bySandra Davey

Morpeth letters

Glen & Elaine, Thank you for your kind gift box. I received it today. I especially enjoyed the curry sauce mix, I will use it the next time the DFAC (Dining Facility)is serving Fish & Chips. However, because Afghanistan is land locked – fish can 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

Gareth Davies

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:

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Matched funding and donations

MATCHED   FUNDING – LLOYDS BANK AC Christopher Worsfold, Dorset, who is a manager with Lloyds Bank, has secured matched funding of £448 from the bank relative to the hours he spends volunteering with SOS. This is a tremendous boost for parcel funds with a proportionate Read More

Hurlson Hall

Thank you HURLSTON HALL GOLF CLUB

For the third year running, Hurlston Hall Golf Club members held their SOS Golf Day and raised the magnificent sum of £1060, a proportion of which will be allocated to the Assistance Dog Appeal. The cheque handover was attended by Tina Parfitt as her last Read More

LONDON MARATHON 2015 – SOS NEEDS YOU!!!

Did you or a friend miss out on a place in the 2015 London Marathon? SWO Gareth Davies, RAF Scampton, who ran for SOS in 2014, has a guaranteed place up for grabs this year again but is unable to participate due to injury, and Read More