Browsing Archive: April, 2014

Deanery Quiz - Monday April 28th

Posted by Carole Jones on Tuesday, April 29, 2014, In : Events 

On Monday evening we had an excellent quiz which this year was hosted by St Peter’s Wives Club at Filton. Horfield Families had a very successful evening as we managed to win the cup back again with our two teams coming first and second.  The evening was rounded off with tea, coffee and delicious cakes.


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Skittles – Friday April 11th

Posted by Carole Jones on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, In : Events 

We held another skittles evening on Friday April 11th and it was again a great success. We managed to raise £230 for this year’s charity which is research into Prostate Cancer. The winners were Barbara and Michael - see photos below. The lowest participants both received packets of Skittles!

  


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Fair-trade

Posted by Carole Jones on Friday, April 11, 2014, In : Monthly talks 

Elaine Ashley, an ambassador for Fairtrade gave us an extremely interesting and informative talk about the principles behind the organisation and the effects it is having on the lives of farmers in the third world.  More and more children are receiving an education, and women are being empowered by the actions of Fairtrade.  The way that third world farmers are dealing with extremes of climate change, with the help of Fairtrade and the ILO [International Labour Organisation] means that, in th...


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Horfield Families Group is a Bristol-based organisation who get together every second Wednesday evening in the month. We partake in various fun activities, go on visits and raise money for charities. This blog provides updates on our activities. Enjoy!