Past Events

Cakes Wanted!

Cakes Wanted!

Our Summer Craft Fair is on Saturday 5th July at East Meon Village Hall. We’ll have our usual excellent cake stall with some delicious cakes made by our nurses and friends – however we really need your help to make our stall even better and raise even more money… If you can bake cakes we […]

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Petersfield Food Festival

Petersfield Food Festival

Thank you to all of you who came to say hello at the Petersfield Food Festival last weekend, and thank you for your generous donations which totalled over £300. We were delighted to have so many sign up for the Rosemary Ramble in September. If you didn’t get a chance to pick up a sponsorship pack from us over […]

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GP to Cycle South Downs Way in a Day

GP to Cycle South Downs Way in a Day

On 6th June, just 20 months after hip replacement surgery, Dr Andrew Holden plans to cycle 100 miles along the South Downs Way to raise funds for The Rosemary Foundation. Following his surgery Dr Holden has been cycling as a way to rehabilitate and strengthen his muscles. “I have met a great bunch of similarly aged […]

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Opera Dinners at Stansted House

Opera Dinners at Stansted House

Auctioneer Lord Bessborough, Patron of The Rosemary Foundation There were delights both culinary and musical at Stansted House on 9th and 10th May. The evenings comprised an excellent dinner during which guests were treated to operatic excerpts sung by four members of the Charles Court Opera Company. These were polished and most entertaining performances of music from Mozart […]

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The Petersfield Choir supports the Foundation

The Petersfield Choir supports the Foundation

The Petersfield Choir, under the direction or Steve Sargent gave their inaugural concert on 5 April in Petersfield. The range of music on a Lenten theme was extensive – from Sixteenth Century Palestrina to a 2011 version of Ave Maria. The singing, all unaccompanied, was very accomplished and the choir obviously has a fine future. […]

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Easter Craft Fair was Huge Success

Easter Craft Fair was Huge Success

Thank you to everyone who joined us on Saturday 5th April to support the Rosemary Foundation’s Easter Craft Fair. We are delighted to inform you that the total amount raised was £1,545.

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Support from Solent Metal Detecting Club

Support from Solent Metal Detecting Club

A very generous cheque for £500 was presented to the Rosemary Foundation at our Easter Fair by the Solent Metal Detecting Club’s Chairman Ray Hobbs and Treasurer Ted Jewell. “We continue to support the Foundation and can do so mainly by obtaining permission to search areas of land with our metal detectors. Should any supporter of […]

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Probus Chairman’s Charity of the Year

Probus Chairman’s Charity of the Year

John Harrison, outgoing Chairman of Petersfield and District Probus Club, presents a cheque for £550 to Dr Patricia Golding, Chair of Trustees, and Allison Price, Voluntary Fundraising Co-ordinator.  

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Worldham Golf Club Charity of the Year

Worldham Golf Club Charity of the Year

The Rosemary Foundation was Worldham Golf Club’s Charity of the Year for 2013. Members of the club raised funds through Golf Days, social events, quizzes and raffles. On 9th March a cheque for £5,000 was presented to Barbara Pettegree and Allison Price by Trevor Gill, the Men’s Captain for 2013. Trevor said that he and Lyn Fraser, […]

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Support from Football for Cancer

Support from Football for Cancer

Football for Cancer is a local group that through organising football tournaments and events all over the Portsmouth area has raised over £30,000 for various local charities. We have been promised 10% of that total this year. So if you read of a Football for Cancer go along get involved. You can be sure that […]

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