Fund Raising

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Fundraising Squash Tournament

Late last year, George Whitehouse organised a fundraising squash tournament at the Oxshott Village Sports Club. Patrick, a longstanding member of the Club, is very grateful for the support of his squash friends who enjoyed good squash and a delicious supper and raised a generous amount for the GRCT in […]

Brighton BBQ

Our inaugural GRCT Brighton BBQ was held in September 2018. Over 60 people attended and enjoyed a delicious BBQ and also desserts made by a South African granny, and generously supported the raffle. Catherine, our deputy chair, gave a short talk regarding how the money raised will support South African […]

Butchery evening

A fundraising butchery evening was hosted by Simon Taylor of Surrey Hills Butchers in Oxshott this week. The attendees watched a demonstration on lamb and pork breakdown, followed a demonstration on how to tie a butcher’s knot and how to bone, stuff and roll a chicken for roasting. A very productive […]

Royal Parks Half marathon

The Royal Parks Half marathon took place on Sunday 9 October. 16,000 runners, gloriously sunny Autumn weather, lovely London parks. Four runners ran the marathon in order to raise money for the GRCT – Kofo Oyeleye, Colleen Theron, Jonathan Bates and Catherine Michell. Almost £4,000 was raised. Well done runners and […]