Fundraising events in memory of Matthew Hesmondhalgh

Hot on the heels of our screening event I am delighted to say that yesterday, 11.2.19,  I sent a donation of £1847.54. This was made up as follows: The Fish & Chip Plaice collection tub – £31.86 Owd Nell’s collection tub –  £16.91 Conway Cards collection tub  – £50 Bilsborrow PO & store, 5 collection […]


Cake sale in memory of Ethan Jones

I hold a cake sale every year in memory of my son Mattie’s friend Ethan who died suddenly of an undetected heart defect at the tender age of 6 in 2010. Mattie also now holds his own event to support Ethan’s memory and this year had his own very successful cake sale at school . We […]


Cake Bake in memory of Anthony Fitzgerald

I took part in the Cake Bake in memory of my close friend Anthony Fitzgerald. We raised over £200 in his memory by having a small raffle and cake competition at my house. My friends and family came round and baked lots of amazing things! I think Ant would have been very pleased with us […]


Jamie Loncaster Memorial Fund annual Cake Bake

On Friday 23rd November 2018, St. Barnabas Church Hall, Swanland was the location of the fourth annual CRY Coffee Morning & Cake Bake fundraising event to take place in memory of Jamie Loncaster, who died suddenly and unexpectedly in March 2015 from an undetected heart condition. Once again there had been many weeks (if not […]


Botley Market Hall Cake Bake

A big thank you to everyone one of you who supported our CRY Great Cake Bake yesterday at Botley Market Hall, in memory of our daughter Claire. To those who made and supplied delicious cakes, Tombola and raffle prizes. Thank You. To those who helped set up, sell the cakes, tea’s and coffee’s and then clear […]


Cake Bake in memory of Bethany Mycroft

During the summer we started to inform local people that we would be holding over event over 2 days again in order to maximise the uptake of people attending. On the run up to our event we promoted our event via Facebook and Instagram on The Bethany Mycroft Memorial Fund and delivered promotional posters within […]


Ruff Lane Day Nursery Summer Fair 2018

What a fantastic day we all had on Saturday 18th August 2018 at the Ruff Lane Day Nursery Summer Fair. The event was organised to support and raise funds towards Katherine’s memorial at CRY. All children of the nursery and parents were invited to come and enjoy the day and to officially open its public […]


Gourmet Evening for CRY

A Gourmet Evening for CRY was held at The Academy, Cheshire College, Crewe on the 8th of November 2018 and it was was a fantastic success. The food served was delicious with excellent quality wines and service of an extremely high standard. As my daughter, Ceri, loved lemons there was a very special lemon desert […]


James Wood Tennis Tournament 2018

Another year has passed by and Broxbourne Tennis Club have once again held a Tennis Tournament in James’ memory with all proceeds to CRY. This year the Club held their parent and child event on Friday, 30th November.  We had a smaller number attend this year, but nevertheless the children had a great time and everyone says […]


Christmas Tombola in memory of Richard Merriman

We had a Tombola at my work place Santa’s grotto on the 16th of December and we raised £160. It was a great afternoon, the elf’s took the children and their mums, dads, grandmas and grandads through the woods to see Santa at his wooden shack. The children thought it was magical!!! I would like […]