Friends events 2012-13

Friends events 2012-13

image - summer fete (July 2013) Summer fete - 7 July 2013

This year's fete took place on the school field and what a wonderful day it was! The weather was glorious and despite historic events taking place at Wimbledon, there was an excellent turnout. The Julie Dean Dancers opened the fete and there were lots of fun and interesting stalls to enjoy. We made a total profit of £2516.93! Thank you so much for all your support. To view more photographs of the event, please go to the Gallery section.

Nosh & Knowledge Quiz Night - 14 June 2013

A good night was had by all who attended. There winners at the end of the evening were "Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy" with 80 points. They are pictured collecting their shield. 

In last place and collecting the wooden spoon were "The Wooden Spooners" with 49 points. A big thank-you to all who came along and competed on the night and an even bigger thank you to all those who donated either food or raffle prizes. Thanks to your support, we made a profit of £170.

The winners...

image - Quiz winners (June 13)

...and the losers!

image - Quiz wooden spoon (june 13)

image - Beetle Drive (Apr 13)

Funday Friday - 26 April 2013

Thank you to all those of you who joined us for a fun-filled game of Beetle Drive. We raised £35.28. Pictured is the overall winner who received a £5 book voucher with Deborah Vollborth who organised the event.

Easter competitions - 27 March 2013

The winners of the two Friends' Easter competitions were announced during collective worship today. The winners of the Easter egg picture competition and "guess how many eggs are in the jar" are pictured. Congratulations to them all!
image - Easter egg winners (Mar 13)

image - Guess how many eggs (Mar 13)
image - Disco (Mar 13) Disco - 22 March 2013

DJ Rob span some banging tunes at the disco which took place after school at Roughton Village Hall. Thanks to everyone who attended we raised an amazing £287.45 for the Friends. Special thanks go to all of the helpers.

Cake sale - 15 March 2013

Red Nose Day brought in the crowds for the cake sale, raising an amazing £139.60. The profits will be shared between the Friends and Comic Relief. Thank you to everyone who helped, baked and bought our red nosed themed cakes.

image - cake sale (Mar 13)
image - Bag 2 school (Mar 13) Bags2School - 14 March 2013

Thank you to all those who donated to our Bags2School collection. A fantastic £265 was raised.

Nosh & Knowledge Quiz - 8 March 2013

At the Nosh & Knowledge quiz, the winning team was ‘The Odd Balls’ (pictured). The competition was very close with only 3 points separating the first three teams after 100 questions.We had some very generous donations of food and 15 really good raffle prizes which all helped to make the night a big success. Everyone had a fantastic evening and we raised £267.68 for the Friends. A big thank-you to all who donated food or prizes and to the willing volunteers who stayed back and helped to clear up afterwards.

image - Quiz (Mar 13)
image - Friends pamper eveing - Feb 13 Ladies pamper evening - 28 February 2013

Everyone who wanted to look and feel their best this spring supported the Ladies Pamper Evening at The Punch House in Horncastle. With everything from reiki to a full hair and beauty regime update on offer, there was something for everyone to enjoy with a fabulous £305 raised for Friends. 

Cake sale - 8 February 2013

£100.40 was raised at the Valentines Day cake and book sale. Thank you to everyone who created and of course those who came and ate the cakes. We couldn't have done it without you.

image - cake stall (Feb 13)
Christmas dinner - 18 December 2012

Following the annual Christmas dinner at Coningsby Community Centre, which is organised and run by the Friends, there was time for a sing-song. Thank you to all members of the Friends Committee, all of the extra helpers on the day, to all parents for contributing so generously to the meal and to Mrs Stow and her mother Mrs Steadman for cooking the meal.

image - cake sale (Dec 12)

Cake sale - 14 December 2012

Christmas trees, angels and snowmen were up for sale at the Christmas cake stall.

Thank you to everyone who made, sold and bought cakes helping raise a fabulous £89.42.

We would like to say a huge thank you to you for your generous support this year. We would like to wish you a very happy Christmas and we look forward to celebrating our 30th Anniversary with you during 2013.

Bingo - 23 November 2012

It was 'eyes down' for a full house at our first bingo game ! Nanny was quick to demonstrate the art and the winnings came flooding in. We raised £76.24. Thank you for your support.
image - Bingo (Nov 12)
image - Friends Race Night (Nov 12) Race Night - 8 November 2012

They're under starters orders ....and they're off! The venue was the Punch House, Horncastle for our annual Chilli Race Night which raised an amazing £595.41. There was a Stewards Enquiry and it unanimously agreed that a huge thank you should go to the hosts, the Smith family, for providing the venue and donating the tasty chilli.

Nosh & Knowledge quiz night - 19 October 2012

Thank you to everyone who helped raise a fantastic £255.21. The Long Servers were the winners but it was a close fought game. The very proud winners of the wooden spoon were the Yummy Mummies.

image - quiz night (Oct 12)

Plenty of swatting time now before the next quiz on the 8 March!

image - wooden spoon (Oct 12)

image - cake sale (Oct 12)

Cake sale - 19 October 2012

We love pink and so do you. Our cake sale raised a whopping £188, half of which will go to Cancer Research UK on behalf of the school. Rain drew an end to the sale in school but the remaining cakes were sold at the Quiz Night. Thank you to everyone who made and bought cakes.

Beetle Drive - 12 October 2012

Friday family fun at the Beetle Drive raised a fabulous £92.02. The winner (pictured) reluctantly agreed to share her prize with her brother and sister! A huge thank you to everyone who took part.

Why not join us at our next family fun date which is bingo on Friday 23 November?

image - Friends Beetle Drive (Oct 12)

image - bags2school (oct 12) Bags2School - 4 October 2012

Rags 2 Riches! Thank you to everyone who brought Bags2School. It was a record pile and some quality 'tagged' clothes were found which will be appearing on ebay soon! We raised a whopping £420! All proceeds will go to the Friends.