Event Reviews

Another Social Night Success in Chorley

Once again a huge thank you to Denis Ashcroft and friends who held a fantastic social night at St. Mary's Parish Centre, Chorley on Friday which raised a staggering £1367.50!!

This is the 14th event that Denis has organised for Rosemere Cancer Foundation and they just keep getting better and better! Well done and thank you to everyone involved in making the evening such a success. Denis already has people queuing up for tickets to his 15th event on 11th October!

Pendle and District Irish Society's Fundraising Continues

A huge thank you to the members of PADIS – Pendle and District Irish Society – who marked their fourth year of fundraising for Rosemere Cancer Foundation with a donation of £530.

The money was generated by a get-together at Nelson’s KSC Club in Forest Street on the 19th April, which had musical entertainment by vocalist Sean Leonard, bingo, a raffle and sale of Rosemere Cancer Foundation merchandise.

Since 2015 the members have donated an amazing £5,384.50 to Rosemere as well as some of the members giving up their time to volunteer with store collections, community stalls and supporting through personal challenges and in the workplace.

East Lancs Asda Customers Show Generosity Again

Thank you to all the staff and customers in Asda stores in Accrington, Burnley and Colne for having us in stores to collect during March and to our wonderful volunteers for their time and support helping to man the collection. You helped us raise a fantastic £551.12.

If you have a couple of hours to spare and would like to help with a store collection in your area please contact Sharon by email: sharon.robinson@lthtr.nhs.uk or call on 01772 528435

Blackpool Tower Organist Entertains

Thank you to Rosemere supporters Joyce Greenwood and Hilda Makinson for hosting their second fundraiser for Rosemere and raising a wonderful £400!

On the 9th March they invited Blackpool Tower organist John Bowdler to play “Music for Dancing” at West Bradford Village Hall.

Thank you also to Joyce and Hilda's husbands, Sandy and Tony and to Rosemere supporters David and Janet Bristol for supporting Joyce and Hilda in their fundraising.

Pleasington Golf Club Captains' Fantastic Support

A huge thank you to all at Pleasington Golf Club for their fabulous year of support and to last year's Captains, Rob Allen and Nicky Robinson for choosing Rosemere as their Charity of the Year.

Thanks too to Roger and Heather for supporting the Captains and organising a Charity Golf Day last September. The event was oversubscribed, the sun shone and in the evening Adam Catterall from talk SPORT and comedian Al Foran flew in from Dublin to provide the entertainment. It was a day to remember! Activities throughout the year have raised a staggering £11,663.41!

Well done and thank you to all involved.

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