ST.GEORGES DAY FUNDRAISER
SATURDAY 20TH APRIL
Excalibur Unit and our dedicated team of fundraisers was outside M & S in Croydon's High street with our mascot Excalibear and our military vehicles.
Thank you to everyone that came along and donated.
It was a great day had by all.
ASDA WEEKEND FRIDAY 3RD
SATURDAY 4TH & SUNDAY 5TH MAY
Excalibur Unit / Supporting Our Heroes Team was fundraising over the weekend at ASDA Superstore, Wallington, CRO 4XS
A very big thank you to Lisa Hunt, the stores community colleague for inviting our charity to fundraise at the store.
We had our military vehicles on show , and our charities merchandise on sale in the foyer.
It was a fantastic weekend for fundraising and for the weather, a big thank you to everyone that helped over the 3 days and a big thank you to everyone that donated.
HASTINGS BIKERS DAY MONDAY 6TH MAY
bike1066 Spring Opener - welcoming the may day run 35 by celebrating the 35th anniversary of the south coast's biggest and best spontaneous motorcycle event. 6th May 2013 9am - 5pm Hastings Town Centre and Sea Front, East Sussex.
For 35 years 20,000 bikers have visited Hastings every May Day Bank Holiday Monday and are already part of the bike1066 tradition. In the past two years bike1066 Spring Opener has more than doubled the established footfall and attracted record numbers of motorcycle enthusiasts:
Our Annual fundraiser down at Hastings yesterday,It was a great day and the weather held out, thanks to all the team fundraisers and a big thank you to everyone that Donated.
OVERLORD MILITARY SHOW
24TH - 27TH MAY
OVERLORD 2013 built on the undoubted success of the 2012 show at the new Lawns Showground. Visitors and exhibitors alike enjoyed spectacular arena displays with established favourites and the new attractions of two active 155mm howitzers firing at maximum elevation with the "baby" 105mm joining them. A record number of traders attended and our food court regulars were joined by another quality supplier offering hog roasts from their own home reared pigs.
The Lawns, Mead End, Waterlooville, Hants PO7 6TZ
The Alwyn Club Saturday 1st June
The Alwyn club In Alwyn Close New Addington will be holding an open day, celebrating their 1st year of being in business.
Excalibur Unit we be in attendance with our military vehicles and fundraising team.
New Addington's Carnival Committee's fundraising team will be there ,selling raffle tickets and games to play,
Their will also be a BBQ and a Bouncy castle for the children.
Entertainment throughout the day and evening.
Come along and support your local community.
NEW ADDINGTONS BIG LUNCH
SUNDAY 2ND JUNE
The Big Lunch is a very simple idea from the Eden Project. The aim is to get as many people as possible across the whole of the UK to have lunch with their neighbours once a year in a simple act of community, friendship and fun.
A Big Lunch can be anything from a few neighbours getting together in the garden or on the street, to a full blown street party with food, music and decoration that quite literally stops the traffic.
It will be held on Sunday June 2nd between 11am - 4pm on the Market Sq Central Parade, New Addington.
ARMED FORCES WEEK FUNDRAISER
SUNDAY 23RD - SATURDAY 29TH JUNE
Excalibur Unit and our dedicated team of fundraisers will be fundraising in Croydon's High street,Suttom's High street and Bromley's High street with our mascot Excalibear and our military vehicles.
We will be there all week at one venue or the other.
Come along and support the guys and say hello to the team,bring the children to get that photo of them on one of our many military vehicles.
Please Donate if you can to a great cause. TEXT HERO 41 £2 TO 70070 Registered Charity No.1143735 "Thank You"
NEW ADDINGTON CARNIVAL
SUNDAY 30TH JUNE
CELEBRATING NATIONAL SERVICE DAY
Excalibur Unit / Supporting Our Heroes Dedicated Team will be at the carnival on Sun 30th June for the carnival float parade and for the rest of the afternoon showing our military vehicles.
Come over and say Hello to the team & show your support.
The event is packed full of entertainment for all the family over the weekend, the committee put alot of hard work into this event for the local residents,please show them your support.
THE WAR & PEACE REVIVAL SHOW WEDNESDAY 17TH - SUNDAY 21ST JULY
Excalibur Unit will be on site from friday 12th july - monday 22nd july
All Donations and Funds Raised At This Event By Excalibur Unit / Supporting Our Heroes, We Will Donate All The Proceeds To THE GURKHA WELFARE TRUST.
Also we shall be organising our 6th Annual Royal British legion veterans trip to the show.
This new five-day military and vintage festival will be packed full of education and entertainment bringing the Dunkirk Spirit to this historic corner of Kent. A special Schools' Day programme will see schools from across Kent and beyond visiting for a unique event, giving the pupils unrivalled access to history at its most vivid and interactive, providing a truly memorable experience.
Visitors to the new War and Peace Revival will be able to catch up with friends while watching the incredible action-packed battle re-enactments - not just a group of people running around playing soldiers but a full-scale choreographed battle to give you a taste of the action at the Front! Get right up close to the action, but through a safe and vehicle-free zone. And if preferred, the main grandstand will give superb viewing opportunities from the terraces or even the Restaurant!
Thousands of military vehicles are expected to gather at the new venue from around the world representing the armies of the 20th century. Look out for tanks, artillery, armoured and amphibious vehicles, cars, Jeeps, bicycles and motorbikes, emergency and commercial vehicles - and lots more.
R.A.F. WESTENHANGER,FOLKESTONE RACECOURSE,KENT. CT21 4HX
London Victoria Train Station Fundraiser Friday 2nd August
Our Team of fundraisers will be up at London's Victoria Train Staion bright and early fundraising for our many causes, if your passing, say hello to the team and of course
our mascot ExcaliBear.
Please Donate if you can.
Our Team will be there from 6.30am - 6.30pm
BRIGHTON BURN UP
SUNDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER
The Brighton Burn Up & Ride With The Rockers, has been an integral part of Ace Cafe Reunions since 1996, and is a free, grand day out at the seaside on Brighton's famous seafront road, Madeira Drive. With trade and club stands, displays, live music and special guests, it's an experience not to be missed!
BRIGHTON BURN UP 10.30am
Start Time: 10:30 AM
FORT IN THE FORTIES
SATURDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER
A fun packed day for all the family.
Line up is A2 Jive, Medway Lindy hoppers, Swing Time Sweethearts, Tony Buckland.
NAAFI wagon, Gravesham at war display.
1940s fashion show
Re-enactment groups and military vehicles.
LONDON - BRIGHTON LANDROVER RUN
OCTOBER 2013 SUNDAY DATE T.B.A.
The SLSLRC 15th annual London to Brighton Land Rover Run 2013
A grand day out at the seaside on Brighton's famous seafront road, Madeira Drive.
FRIDAY 25TH OCTOBER - Sunay 10TH NOVEMBER
THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION POPPY APPEAL 2013
Our Dedicated team of fundraisers will be fundraising for the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal 2013.
All Donations to Supporting Our Heroes from the 25th Oct - 11th Nov Will be given to the poppy appeal.
CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON
NOVEMBER/DECEMBER DATES T.B.A.
Our Dedicated team of fundraisers will be at the christmas lights switch on, Croydon, Bromley, Sutton and New Addington.
Come along and show your support.
If you have any photos from any of our events and you would like them dispayed on our website, please upload them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
PLUS ALSO OUR DEDICATED TEAM OF FUNDRAISERS WILL BE FUNDRAISING ON OUR END OF MONTH FUNDRAISERS AT CROYDON HIGH STREET, SUTTON HIGH STREET AND BROMLEY HIGH STREET.
EXCALIBUR UNIT / SUPPORTING OUR HEROES EVENTS 2014
St. George's Day Fundraiser................Croydon High Street, Outside Marks & Spencer
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 2nd, 3rd, 4th May 2014
ASDA Fundraiser........... ASDA Wallington
Bikers 1066.............Hastings Sea Front
Sunday 22nd June - Saturday 28th June 2104
Armed Forces Week Fundraiser.........Croydon, Sutton & Bromley
Wednesday 16th July - Sunday 20th July 2014
The War And Peace Show.............Folkestone Racecourse
Friday 24th October - Sunday 9th November 2014
The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal 2014