Our friends at Ashtead Bridge Drive met again the Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall at the beginning of this year and gave 2015 a great start. Their generosity will support one of the children for a visit this year.
Now, there's got to be easier ways of getting to the coast than this ...
The sun shone down on Ashtead Village Day 2011 where CCLL Mid-Surrey Link had a stand. People came along to try their luck on the Bottle Tombola whilst the Beat the Goalie game had queues reaching well back. Read more to find out who the winners were!
25 years have passed since the accident at Chernobyl. Read here about how the CCLL Mid Surrey Link commemorated the event.
A bitterly cold January evening did not prevent a full house turning up to the Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall for the first Ashtead Bridge Drive of 2011. And what a start to 2011 it was! The generosity of those present was such that enough was raised to fund one of the children for a visit this year.
Ashtead Village Day is a great opportunity to talk to others about the work of the Mid Surrey Link.
Alan Minister, one of our Link members, recently completed a sponsored "half iron man" challenge, raising a very significant amount of money for the Link in the process. Here is his report and some photos:
On Saturday 29th April 2006, 20 years after the accident in the Ukraine, several members of the Mid-Surrey Link dressed as liquidators (the people who went in after the accident in Chernobyl and attempted to clear it up) and took part in a collection in Epsom.
Read about an awareness raising event held in Epsom town centre during the 20th anniversary year of the Chernobyl accident.
Pauline and Keith first hosted Alesia in 2005. In August 2007, they invited Alesia S, her mum Olga and sister Nastya to visit them for a family holiday. Read Pauline's account of this return visit.
Another great year at Ashtead Village Day. It was great to see many old friends, and to be talk about the work of the Link to new people too. The winners of the Beat the Goalie competition will be revealed at the link below shortly...