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Past Events and Achievements

Please see the Events History page for photographs of past events.

YearEventsDonations

2011

Sponsored and organised the annual Senior Citizens Lunch

Organised Dancing around the Maypole with the children of Tewin Cowper School

Manned the gates for the Tewin Memorial Hall Fete

Arranged a coach trip to Whistable and Canterbury

Organised a Scarecrow Week-end

Sponsored and organised the Classic Car and Craft Show

Sponsored Coffee morning for all residents of Tewin

Arranged the Carols around the Christmas Tree event

 

Purchased leaving present for Coralie, our Priest in charge

Donated the Bingo machine to the Over 50's Club

Donated money to purchase a gazebo for the Village Shop

Decided to pay the Web-site's Domain Fee for the future

Tewin Memorial Hall required sponsors for a grant, gave £1,000

Purchased wreath for Remembrance Day

Allocated the monies from the Classic Car Show to the following groups in Tewin Village:

Village Shop £349/St Peter's Church £500/Mothers & Toddlers Group £100/ Over 50's Club £100/Tennis Club £275/Pavilion £300/Upper Green Pond £200/Lindy Hop Group £100/Tewin Tots £100/Tewin Memorial Hall £200/Tewin Parish Council £302

We also paid for the Footpath map to be seen in the Bus Shelter/Purchased retirement gift for the Tennis Coach

2010

Sponsored and organised the annual Senior Citizens Lunch

Organised Dancing around the Maypole with the children from Tewin Cowper School

Manned the gates at Tewin Fete

Arranged Coach outing to Brighton

Organised and held bi-annual Barn Dance at Muspatts Farm

Sponsored and organised Classic Car and Craft Show

Spnsored annual Tea Party for all residents of Tewin

Arranged Carols around the Christmas Tree event

Purchased and planted a Cherry Tree on Lower Green, Tewin, in remembrance of our first F of T President Don Southgate, who was a loyal and active member of Tewin Village

Purchased a coffee machine for Tewin Village Shop

Purchased paint for Bus Shelter and four benches

Donated £1,200 towards the refurbishment of Tewin Pavilion

Purchased toy cooker for Mothers and Toddlers Group

Purchased wreath for Remembrance Day

Part-purchased with Tewin Parish Council Christmas Tree for Lower Green

Purchased a new set of lights for the Christmas Tree

2009

Sponsored and organised Senior Citizens Lunch

Re-started the Dancing around the Maypole with the Children from Tewin Cowper School

Organised two Book Sales during the year

Manned gates for Tewin Fete

Arranged coach outing to Southend

Sponsored and organised Classic Car Show with Craft Fair on Upper Green

Sponsored and Manned our Hook-a-Duck game for St Peters Harvest Weekend

Sponsored and organised Tewin T-Party

Arranged Carols around the Christmas Tree

Donated £200 towards the painting of Tewin Telephone Box

Presented a Silver Cup for the Boys Single Champion in Tennis

Helped upgrade the Memorial Hall Audio System

Purchased another Pop-Up Gazebo

Gave donation to Isabel Hospice and Marie Curie Cancer Care after the death of our President

Purchased a Wreath for Remembrance Day

2008 Sponsored and organised Senior Citizens Lunch
Organised Book Sale
Manned Gates for Tewin Fete
Organised Barn Dance at Muspatts Farm
Sponsored and organised Scarecrow Week-end with Classic Car Show on Upper Green
Sponsored and organised Senior Citizens Tea Party
Arranged Carols around the Tree
Three Friends of Tewin Committee members passed Food Hygiene Course
Letter sent to BIFFA award for Tewin Orchard
Purchased a Banner for Book Sale
Purchased a Pop-up Gazebo
Purchased a Wreath for Remembrance Day
2007 Sponsored and organised Senior Citizens Lunch
Manned gates at Fete
Arranged Senior Citizens Tea Party
Arranged  the catering for History Symposium 
Arranged Carols Around the Tree
Donated £500 to Parish Council towards cost of laying electricity on Lower Green
donated £800 to purchase freezer for new Community Shop
Sponsored & arranged Family Day with opening of Children's Playground
2006 Sponsored and organized Senior Citizens Lunch.
Manned the gates at Village Fete.
Organized Barn Dance. at Muspatts Farm.
Organized Scarecrow Competition.
Sponsored and organised Senior Citizens Tea Party.
Carols around the Christmas Tree
A Tapestry for the church depicting Friends of Tewin.
Successfully applied for grant towards Children
Playground.
Purchased Florescent Jackets and Tabards for future events.
To group compiling a book on the History of Tewin.
Commitment to Parish Council towards electricity supply to Lower Green.
2005 Organized Senior Citizens Lunch sponsored by Rose & crown.
Organized Raffle for Village Fete.
Organized Barn Dance at Muspatts Farm.  
Sponsored and organised Senior Citizens Tea Party.
Carols around the Christmas Tree.
Renovated the Village Bus Shelter.
Sponsored and organised tea bar at local Youth Drop in Day
Memorial Hall for New Chairs.
St. Peters Church for musical instruments & CD player.
Purchased a Paddling Pool for use at Fete.
Purchased a Laminator.
Purchased free standing lighting equipment for use at
future events.
2004 Sponsored and Organized Senior Citizens Lunch.
Organized Fete Raffle for the Village Hall
To celebrate RHS Bicentary, we organized on behalf of THACS a Scarecrow Competition.
Organised Carols around the Christmas Tree.
Purchased a Gazebo and “Desk top Publisher “for use at
future events.

 
2003 Organised Senior Citizens Lunch sponsored by Rose & Crown Public House.
Barn Dance at Muspatts Farm.
Organized a two day event “Celebrating Tewin” which included  The History of Tewin by the People of Tewin.
Display of local talents and businesses.
Unveiling of the Village Sign.


St. Peters church for new Vestry carpet.
Purchased Exhibition stands for Tewin Memorial Hall.
Presentation to Hall of framed picture of the
Queen Elizabeth.
2002 Easter Fair for the Brownies.
Helped the Tewin Memorial Hall to organize Jubilee Event for Tewin. which included,
Dance in the Hall, 1950s style with Big Band.
Children’s Tea Party.
Church Service on the Village Green.
Senior Citizens Tea Party.

Donated a Trophy for THACS.
Provided the Brownies with two New Notice Boards.
2001 Summer Bingo.
Open Gardens: -later taken over by the newly formed THACS.
Music Hall evening,
Organised Barn Dance at Muspatts Barn.
Balloon Race at Tewin Fete.


Donated money to Tewin Memorial Hall to redecorate the  Kimberly Room.
Sponsored the hire of the hall for the first meeting of the newly formed THAC.