The Qeeen's Award for Voluntary Service

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2015

The Brigitte Trust, based in Dorking, is recognised with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service for 2015 A voluntary group from Dorking which works in the community to support people in their homes at the end of life has been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, the highest award a voluntary group can […]

Charity Quiz Night and Chinese Meal – 18th May 2015

Join us for a fun quiz night with MC Simon Edmands from Leatherhead Rotary Club. Tickets include a delicious two course meal from CHIFAN and there will be a charity tombola. Many thanks to Simon for organising this event to start the celebrations for our 30th Anniversary. Tickets: £20per person (includes 2 course Chinese meal) […]

30th Anniversary – Royal Visit

HRH Princess Alexandra made a visit to St. John’s School Old Chapel in Leatherhead on Friday April 24th to mark the 30th Anniversary of The Brigitte Trust. The Princess met frontline members the charity, including two volunteers, Wendy Lane and Deirdre Lay, who have been with the Trust for 30 years and spent an hour […]

New Dorking Bereavement Group to launch

A partnership between The Brigitte Trust and St Catherine’s Hospice. A new group providing support for Dorking residents coming to terms with the loss of a loved one is to launch. From 5 May every first, third and fifth Tuesday of the month, between 1pm and 3pm, people from Dorking and the surrounding areas are […]

Paris Marathon Runner – Update

Congratulations to Miguel Alonso – who successfully completed the Paris Marathon  (his first) in 5 hours 10 minutes and raised £1,265 for the Brigitte Trust, plus Gift Aid bringing the total to £1,568.75 You can see the details on Miguel’s Virgin Money Giving page here…. Many, many thanks to Miguel and all his supporters!

St George’s Day Celebration Dinner – 25th April 2015

The Rotary Club of Dorking are holding a St George’s Day Celebration Dinner (with entertainment). Proceeds from the event will go to the Brigitte Trust. Tickets from Sarah Sheridan – 01306 881969 or Tickets: £30 (Bring your own wine) Date: Saturday 25th April 2015 Time: 7:15 pm (for 7.30 pm) Venue: United Reformed Church […]

Paris Marathon Runner

A Brigitte Trust supporter, Miguel Alonso, is running the Paris Marathon on 12th April 2015 and he has kindly offered to adopt the Brigitte Trust as his nominated charity. This is Miguel’s first marathon and you can learn more about this and sponsor him by going to visit his Virgin Money Giving page here…. […]

Dorking Rotary Swimarathon 2015

The Brigitte Trust team “Theory of Swimming” (..with a nod to the Oscars) is swimming on March 7th and raising funds! Please sponsor us, and if you are in the area come and cheer us on at Dorking Sports Centre at 1pm where we will be swimming in relay for one hour.       […]

Rotary Club Quiz Night – 21st Feb 2015

The Rotary Club of Dorking are holding a Quiz Night with proceeds going to The Brigitte Trust and other Rotary charities. Date: Saturday 21st February 2015 Time: 7:30 pm Venue: United Reform Church Hall, West Street, Dorking