We did it ! – The Yorkshire Three Peaks 2019

This year’s Annual Charity challenge was the Yorkshire Three Peaks.  Our aim was to complete this in 12 hours and we succeeded completing the challenge in 11 Hours 45 Minutes. All of the team completed the challenge, helped by the wonderful weather. There are some sore muscles but fortunately no injuries this year!  Some of… Continue reading We did it ! – The Yorkshire Three Peaks 2019

Wish us luck, less than 24 Hours To Go…..

The count down is on! There are less than 24 Hours to go until the TW team begin their gruelling challenge. Thank you if you have already made a donation and if you haven't had a chance yet there is still time.  The challenge will commence at 9am on Saturday 14th September with Tom Simpson, Mike… Continue reading Wish us luck, less than 24 Hours To Go…..

Team Training is Going Well

As you may well know the TW team are planning on tackling The Yorkshire Three Peaks on Saturday 14th September. They will start and finish this circular walk at the Pen-y-ghent Cafe, Horton-in-Ribblesdale, aiming to complete all three peaks in only 12 hours. This is no easy challenge and we have a great team taking part.… Continue reading Team Training is Going Well

The Yorkshire Three Peaks – Torr Waterfield challenge, 14th September 2019

Last year the TW team, friends and family took part in a gruelling overnight challenge trekking 40 miles around Rutland. This year we are challenging ourselves once again by completing The Yorkshire Three Peaks in only 12 hours. Our usual three musketeers Mike Waterfield, Tom Simpson & Stuart Caney will lead the team. Our Circular… Continue reading The Yorkshire Three Peaks – Torr Waterfield challenge, 14th September 2019

Torr Waterfield Karting Cup 2019

This year was the 6th year of Torr Waterfield raising money through our annual Karting Cup event where 12 teams compete in a two hour endurance race at Sutton Circuit in Broughton Astley. On Wednesday 8 May we raised £1,200 for our charity of the year, the Bodie Hodges Foundation. https://torrwaterfield.wordpress.com/2019/05/02/torr-waterfield-charity-of-the-year-bodie-hodges-foundation/ The track was wet as… Continue reading Torr Waterfield Karting Cup 2019

Torr Waterfield Charity of the Year – Bodie Hodges Foundation

This year we have chosen to support the local charity Bodie Hodges Foundation. Following the death of 10 month old Bodie, the Bodie Hodges Foundation was formed in 2012. The charity supports families who have been bereaved of a child and also promotes organ donation. They work with local hospices and the NHS to ensure… Continue reading Torr Waterfield Charity of the Year – Bodie Hodges Foundation

Gift Aid – The benefit rule

When someone makes a donation, you might want to give the donor something in return (an item or service) to say thank you. This is known as a ‘benefit’. Literature that tells donors what your charity does eg a newsletter, or a simple plaque to thank a donor, doesn’t count as a benefit. The value… Continue reading Gift Aid – The benefit rule