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September Song Concert great success – 28th September

SEPTEMBER SONG on SEPTEMBER 28TH 2019 was a great success raising a grand total of £430

Many thanks to the 3 local performers – Sue Lupton (Mezzo), Bryan Husband (Tenor) & Penny Vere (Piano) who performed an evening of songs and duets from the 18th to the 20th century.

Malvern Delta Blues Band provides a good time for all on 5th October

The Malvern Delta Blues Band played at The Wyche Institute on Saturday 5th October. It was a great night with about  60 people. The band were brilliant and so was the Lakehouse beer.  Over £300 was raised for MSF. The raffle did very well with prizes of Two tickets to  tour the Morgan Motor factory, thanks to Sarah Baldwin, a  £30 voucher for the Wyche Inn, thanks to Steph and Tony, a Case of red wine, thanks to Cass, Sunshine Festival and Pete Palmer for his bottle of Whisky. Laura Lillis  and  Steph Fisher, both MSF staff, did the raffle. Jane Palmer and Steve Palmer ran the bar. Katy Palmer  won the Wyche Inn voucher. Thanks also to Marcie Harding from the band, they thoroughly enjoyed the night and would to do it again.

Quiz Nights at The Blue Bell, Barnards Green – 23 Oct & 4 Dec

The Blue Bell on the Guarlford Road in Malvern is hosting Quiz Nights with proceeds given to Malvern Special Families. Entry to the quiz is £2 per person with teams of up to 6 people. The quiz starts at 8pm. The Blue Bell offers 20% off meals to quiz participants from 6.30pm. Quiz nights areContinue Reading

MSF featured in All About Malvern Oct-Nov 2019

Malvern Special Families is featured on page 17 of the Oct-Nov 2019 edition of the All About Malvern magazine.

Annual General Meeting of MSF – 14th November

The Annual General Meeting of Malvern Special Families Charity will take place on Thursday 14th November at 7pm in the Worcester Waitrose Community Room (223 London Rd, Worcester WR5 2JG). Please inform Helen on or 01684 892526 if you plan to attend – ALL WELCOME, light refreshments provided.

Support MSF at the Christmas Fayre on 21 November at The Downs School

Malvern Special Families is participating in the Christmas Fayre run by The Downs School in Colwall on Thursday 21st November. Put the date in your diary and come along to enjoy the festivities and support MSF.

Tom George from Whitestuff & Craig Catto raised more than £190 for MSF on the Worcester 10K run

Tom George from Whitestuff in Worcester and Craig Catto one of our parents, ran in the Worcester City10 Kilometers Run on 15th September with their charity donations going to Malvern Special Families. You can still support Tom and/or Craig in this wonderful activity by sponsoring them through JustGiving for Tom or JustGiving for Craig Tom says:Continue Reading

Mayor of Malvern visits Poolbrook Summer Club 14th August

On Wednesday 14th August, the Mayor of Malvern, Councillor Neil Morton, visited the Malvern Special Families Poolbrook Summer Holiday Club. He was interested to look at the bugs and mini-beasts (insects) collected by the children from the grounds. Neil Morton said “He really enjoyed his visit and it was a privilege to see the wonderfulContinue Reading

Waitrose Great Malvern Green Token Scheme – Big Success

We were lucky enough to be chosen for the Waitrose Community Matters Scheme for July 2019 and raised the magnificent sum of £575. A BIG THANK YOU to everbody who put their tokens into our box!

Parent Carer event at Croome Court 8th October

Thanks to the generosity of Croome National Trust who have opened their doors to Worcestershire Association of Carers at no cost on the 8th October from 11am until 2.30pm they will be hosting a Parent Carer event with lunch. Gareth Jones, Malvern Special Families CEO will be speaking at this event. We hope the dayContinue Reading