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23rd September 2017

Love2Dance Talent Contest

What an inspiring Saturday afternoon being a judge at the Love2Dance
talent competition in St Martins.
Despite being so young each competitor was so confident on stage when showing off
their varied performance talents.

Once again a Great BIG thankyou to all at Love2Dance for raising a BRILLIANT!!

£703.15p for Brain Tumour Research.

A special thanks to Michelle and her team for all the behind the scenes work
that go towards the dance groups fundraising efforts,
over the 2017 season, very well done to you all.

 
The Cheque handover                    Michelle Delieu & the judges

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Chloe Hewitt from Strictly opens the new Branch.

We would like to say a BIG!! THANK YOU to all the team at Jane Smellie Opticians, Whitchurch,
for raising a Fantastic £270.75p from their raffle held at last months open day.
Thanks for supporting Brain Tumour Research.


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Chester Half Marathon

The Andrew McCartney Trust Fund
would like to say a BIG thank to Darren Jones for his Half Marathon
effort in Chester on Sunday 21st May,
and would also like to thank Beks Jones for helping,
we must also give a very special mention to our youngest ever fundraiser
Kasper Jones who raised most of our £72.71p
from our bucket collection on the day.He was just BRILLIANT!!!


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We would like to say a BIG BIG thankyou
to everyone at Love2Dance Chirk.
for raising an amazing £1010.16p for Brain Tumour Research.

  

A special thanks to Michell Delieu for nominating our charity
to recieve a share of the dance groups fundraising events over the summer months.
Very Well Done to you all.

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CHECK OUT NEWS & DETAILS OF THIS YEARS
LAKE VYRNWY CHARITY BALLOON WALK BY CLICKING
ON 2016 ABOVE
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WE ARE NOW ABLE TO CONFIRM
THE DATE FOR OUR 9TH SPONSORED CHARITY BALLOON WALK AT LAKE VYRNWY
WILL BE
SATURDAY 18th JUNE 2016.

Sponsor forms are NOW AVAILABLE!!! 
For a full details of this event please click above on our 2016 page.



The stunning location at Lake Vyrnwy.

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Here you can raise funds when you buy items online
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and they'll give us a donation every time you buy something, at no extra cost.

Please click the link and set up your own free fundraising account.
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PLEASE GO TO OUR RESEARCH PAGE FOR A
NOVEMBER UPDATE
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FINAL TOTAL LAKE VYRNWY CHARITY WALK 2014

We are pleased to announce that the total raised at this years walk is a
FANTASTIC!!! £4716.22p
A big thank you to everyone who took part to raise this amazing amount
which will increase to
£5895.00
when the gift aid is added.

Now that the dark nights of winter are here
I have posted this random collection of pics
just to remind everyone what a brilliant day it was way back in June
Hope you like them.

  
  
  
  
  
   
Yes the sun does sometimes shine in Wales.
Very well done to everyone who took part to make it such a great day.

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Ben Brookes research fellow
in the brain tumour research group,
Birmingham Children's hospital and University of Birmingham

WOW!! a BIG THANK YOU to Ben
who has just banked his final money, bringing the total he has raised to a
Brilliant!! £374.60.
Very well done. Hope your hair gets back to its normal colour soon. LOL.

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Llwyngwyril Art Group Exhibition

   
The 3 Super Raffle prizes                       Anna & Roy make the draw

We would like to say a BIG BIG thankyou to Llwyngwyril Art Group
for nominating The Andrew McCartney Trust Fund as their chosen charity
at this years annual Exhibition.
Our thanks to everyone who purchased raffle tickets and helped raise a
BRILLIANT £300.00.

PRIZE WINNERS
1st Prize Ken Bridges
2nd Prize Bob Mackie
3rd Prize William ?   

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UPDATE.
ABERDOVEY CRAFT FAIR AUGUST 2014

A big thank you to everyone who came and purchased
Cards, Prints and Canvas Prints.
Over the 3 days this event raised a brilliant
£672.00
for Brain Tumour Research.

Special thanks to Lisa Gardner & the Aberdovey Tourist Commitee
for their support in allowing us a table at this super event.

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We are pleased to confirm that The Andrew McCartney Trust fund
will be at Aberdovey Summer Craft Fair on 26th July. 9th August & 23rd August.
We will have for sale Greetings cards, Prints and Canvas's
all to raise funds for Brain Tumour Research.

If you are in the Aberdovey area on any of these dates
please come along and give us your support.

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Ben Brooks research fellow in the brain tumour research group,
Birmingham Children's hospital and University of Birmingham.
He couldn't make this years walk at Lake Vyrnwy
so has dyed his hair & beard blue to raise funds.
You can make a donation on his mydonate page
https://mydonate.bt.com/fundraisers/benbb

Well done Ben, hope you don't scare the children LOL.

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Mid Summer Charity Balloon Walk
LAKE VYRNWY SATURDAY 21st JUNE 2014



THIS YEARS START PICTURE

A brilliant day for this years walk with perfect weather conditions and a
record 48 walkers taking part.

A surprise feature at this years walk was the arrival of a group of our
regular supporters all dressed as members of the 70's group
Showaddywaddy


Showaddywaddy & friends

We were again helped by our regular backup crew who did a
brilliant job and who without we would not have been able to
make the such a successful day.

Backup Crew:
Eddie,Jerry, Dave, Mike, Stan, Ian, Paul, Jeff, June, Margaret, Jackie,& Lou.

A special mention for Lou's yummy Cup cakes which were sold as a new
feature for fundraising.

 

They look good enough to eat & raised a brilliant £82.00.

LOOK OUT FOR FURTHER PICS & INFO TO BE POSTED SOON

In the meantime you can still donate to our supporters
Please go to our Mydonate page where Doug Davies & Louise Mansell
both have a dedicated page.

Doug Davies donation page click here

Louise Mansell donatation page click here

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT

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BALA EASTER 4 DAY PHOTO-ART EXHIBITION 
Easter Friday18th, Saturday 19th,Sunday 20th & Monday 21st April.

We would like to thank everyone who came along to
support our Charity Exhibitionin at Bala over Easter.

The event was a great success in raising funds and also awareness
among the general public of Brain Tumour Research
which is one of the least funded areas of Cancer Research.


Picture shows some of the Canvas Prints
for sale at the exhibition

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APRIL 2014

Check our reseach page for a new update.

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Latest report of the Research we are funding at
Cancer Sciences Dept, University of Birmingham
is now available,
Click on our Research page above to view.

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MID SUMMER CHARITY BALLOON WALK
SATURDAY 21st JUNE

FULL DETAILS OF OUR 7th CHARITY WALK NOW AVAILABLE
CLICK ON 2014 ABOVE

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WELL DONE !!!!

Elizabeth Whitehouse for finishing your first Half Marathon
In Birmingham & raising a fantastic £350.00.
(Lizz is pictured on the left alongside her running partner before the start of the race)

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FOR FINAL TOTAL RAISED AT THIS YEARS
CHARITY BALLOON WALK AT LAKE VYRNWY
CLICK 2013 ABOVE

CHECK OUT HOW WE DID AT OUR
BALA EASTER PHOTO-PHOTO-ART- EXHIBITION
CLICK 2013 ABOVE

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DETAILS OF THIS YEARS
SPONSORED CHARITY BALLOON WALK AT LAKE VYRNWY NOW AVAILABLE
CLICK ON 2013 ABOVE

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We wish to thank everyone who has helped & supported the
Charity throughout 2012.
A very Happy Christmas & a Prosperous 2013

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LATEST NEWS!!!!

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The Co op Machynlledd Powys
have kindly agreed to promote
The Andrew McCartney Trust Fund
with a display of selected canvas's for sale in the store
the staff are also raising funds by baking cakes to sell this
Saturday 15th Dec.
Manger Mark Thomas has also arranged a raffle for the day
so if you are in the Machynlledd area please come along and give
your support

  
Olga with Chris Thompson                MarkThomas & Chris Thompson

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This years Sponsored Charity Balloon Walk at Lake Vyrnwy
See the final amount raised
Click on 2012 above.

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SEE HOW WE DID AT OUR LATEST EXHIBITION
CLICK 2012 ABOVE

PHOTO-ART EXHIBITION IN BALA
SATURDAY 25TH SUNDAY 26TH & MONDAY 27TH AUGUST
FOR FURTHER DETAILS CLICK 2012 ABOVE

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LAKE VYRNWY CHARITY BALLOON WALK 2012

DVD NOW AVAILABLE !!!
(Please email us on how to obtain)

ANOTHER GREAT!! DAY
TO CHECK OUT THE GALLERY PICTURES WHICH ARE NOW ON THE WEBSITE
Please click above on 2012

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OUR SINCERE THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO GAVE THEIR
TIME, EFFORTS, & SUPPORT THROUGHOUT 2011
WE WISH EVERYONE A HAPPY CHRISTMAS
& A PROSPEROUS 2012

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UPDATES

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David Slaters Bike Ride
Final Total Raised
£540.00
A big thank you to David and his supporters.

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£25000.00 Donation awarded to
School of Cancer Sciences University of Birmingham
See our new Research page for further details
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LLWYNGWRILL ART GROUP
ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION AUGUST 2010
OUR THANKS FOR £133.00 DONATED FROM THIS YEARS RAFFLE.
A SPECIAL THANKS TO PAM OSBOURNE WHO DONATED THE 1ST PRIZE,
THE BLUEBELL WOOD CANVAS, FROM
THE ANDREW McCARTNEY PHOTO COLLECTION

      
1st Prize Winner & Pam Osbourne                               Cheque presentation

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3 DAY PHOTO-ART EXHIBITION
IN BALA HIGH STREET ON
SATURDAY 28th SUNDAY 29th & MONDAY 30TH AUGUST
ONCE AGAIN A GREAT SUCCESS, THIS EVENT RAISED
£850.00
FOR BRAIN TUMOUR RESEARCH
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO CAME ALONG & SUPPORTED
THE CHARITY

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LAKE VYRNWY WALK 5th JUNE 2010
NOW UPDATED WITH GALLERY OF PICS
DVD OF THE WALK NOW AVAILABLE
DETAILS OF FINAL AMOUNT RAISED!!!
CLICK ON 2010 ABOVE FOR DETAILS

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DID YOU KNOW ?
THAT THIS YEAR'S BRAIN TUMOUR AWARENESS WEEK IS BETWEEN
SUNDAY 31st OCTOBER & SATURDAY 6th NOVEMBER
WHY NOT DO SOMETHING WHERE YOU ARE TO INCREASE AWARENESS
ABOUT BRAIN TUMOURS

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NEWS UPDATE !!!

DAVID SLATER SPONSORED BIKE RIDE FROM
WOLVERHAMPTON TO BARMOUTH

WELL DONE!!! DAVID
WHAT A BRILLIANT ACHIEVEMENT
          
DAVID ARRIVES BANG ON TIME AND AS FRESH AS A DAISY
EVERYONE CHEERED THE SUCCESS OF HIS FANTASTIC CHALLENGE
BY COMPLETING HIS 100 MILE BIKE RIDE IN JUST 6 HOURS
AND THAT INCLUDED 2 STOPS ON THE WAY, WOW!!
         

OUR THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO TURNED UP TO GREET HIM
AND RAISED £164.00 TOWARDS DAVID'S SPONSORSHIP WITH THEIR
COLLECTION BUCKETS

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CHARITY PHOTO-ART EXHIBITION BALA
29th 30th 31st MAY
ONCE AGAIN A SUPER EVENT WHICH RAISED A BRILLIANT

£1326.00

OUR THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO VISITED THE EXHIBITION
AND PURCHASED CARDS, PRINTS & CANVAS'S
WE WERE ALSO TOUCHED BY THE MANY WONDERFUL COMMENTS
MADE IN APPRECIATION OF ANDREWS PHOTOGRAPHS


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COFFE MORNING 30th APRIL
TWO GATES RAGGED SCHOOL CRADLEY HEATH
Click 2010 above for news of this super event

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3 DAY PHOTO ART EXHIBITION
ABERDOVEY EASTER SATURDAY, SUNDAY & MONDAY

WOW !!! WHAT A FANTASTIC RESPONSE TO OUR FIRST EXHIBITION OF 2010
WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUCE THAT THIS AMAZING EVENT RAISED

£1962.00

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK BOB & WENDY USHER FOR THE GENEROUS
LOAN OF THEIR SHOP PREMISES

         

A SPECIAL THANKYOU TO PAM & ROY WHO BOTH GAVE UP
THEIR EASTER HOLIDAY TO GIVE THEIR HELP & SUPPORT
TO SET UP THE EXHIBITION DISPLAY & ASSIST US
THROUGHOUT THE 3 DAYS OF THE EVENT
WHAT WOULD WE HAVE DONE WITHOUT THEM ??

window pis

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2009 sponsored walk update
TOTAL FUNDS RAISED AT THIS EVENT NOW CONFIRMED
Click on 2009 above

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A selection of stunning 32"x 20" Canvas prints

NOW AVAILABLE

Please go to Products page

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Coffee Morning TWO GATES RAGGED SCHOOL CRADLEY

Click on 2009 above

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