Portsmouth/Hayling Link  

Portsmouth & Hayling Island Link

 During 2011 we held various Fundraising and Social events to raise funds to support the children’s visits.    

Events from 2011

Coffee and Clothes for Chernobyl - Friday 4th November 2011

The coffee morning was a great sucess and raised over £158 towards next years total.  Well done to Stacy and Joan for all their hard work

BUPA Great South Run - Sunday 30th October 2011

Lauren Wise and Dan Hewitt ran in the Bupa Great South run on Sunday 30th October raising £785.75 towards the children visit in 2012

You can still pledge money and sponsor them on the Just Giving Site:  http://www.justgiving.com/Lauren-Wise

Summer Sale - 20th August 2011 


We hosted at the First Church of Christian Science in Northend on Saturday 20th August, a sale of Brick-a-Brac and donated clothes Summer Sale, and we raised just over £371.

Thanks to everyone who helped with the event and who came along to support us.

See the photos in the Gallery

Three Peeks Challange - Saturday 8th July 2011

On the 8th July 2011 Jack Jones was part of a team that took on the 3 peaks challenge. They climbed Ben Nevis, Snowdon, and Scafel Pike all within 24 hours! It wasn’t an easy job and was a personal challenge for all the team members.

 You can still support them:  The Just Giving site is:    http://www.justgiving.com/3peaksfamily2

Paulsgrove Socials Club Fund Raising Disco - Saturday 18 June 2011


The evening was a great sucess with the Disco "Moonshine" and thanks to Sandy Parr our friends and supporters raised £551 to boost our funds,  and many of the visiting Children and Host Families enjoyed the evening

May Day Fayre at St Mary’s Church - 2nd May 2011

We had a table top sale at the St Mary’s May Day Fayre,  Our Stacy, Joan and Rosie raised £68 towards our Link Thankyou to everyone who came along and showed their support.

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For more information contact Stacy.  hosting.portsmouth@ccll.org.uk

Candlelit Vigil at Portsmouth Guildhall Square - 25th April 2011

We arranged for groups of supporters to have their photos taken in the formation of 25. These photos have been used to raise awareness of the 25th anniversary and to focus on a candlelit vigil event held at the Portsmouth Guildhall Square on the 25th April 2011 at 8.00pm.


We were at the Guildhall during the afternoon and evening to raise awareness before the candlelit vigil at 8.00pm

We had a series of events on the run up to the 25th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Disaster  check out our site for more information  25 Years On

Events in relation to the 25 Years On awareness events can be found on our Awareness page.

Awareness Gig at The Cellars  - 26th April 2011


Gig at the Cellars in Eastney Featured:  Billy Gregory, Chris Ricketts, Mike Liddell,  Dirty Sky Jones and Amarda

Natalie & Chris raise £296

You will find the photos from the Gig on our Events Gallery.  If you require larger size images please email me at gigpics@phil-ccll.org.uk

HMS Warrior in Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard  25 Years On Awareness event - 18 April 2011

Members of our Link were invited on to HMS Warrior in Portsmouth’s Historic Dockyard to hold a 25 Years On Awareness event.

Thanks to Mark Cumming for arranging the evening.

More photos are on our Gallery

Clothes and Brick-a-Brac sale - 16 April 2011.

We hosted at the First Church of Christian Science in Northend on Saturday 16th April a sale of Brick-a-Brac and donated clothes. We raised

over £150.  Thanks to everyone who supported us.

For more Information email : fund.portsmouth@ccll.org.uk

PHIL Quiz Night - Saturday 12th March 2011


Steve and Stacy hosted this years Quiz at St Nicholas’ church hall, Battenburg Avenue on Saturday 12th March.

The evening was a great sucess and raised over £250 towards our Link.

View the photos of the evening check the web page Quiz Night

Sue’s Hayling Coffee Morning  - 25th February 2011


Sue raise just over £215.

For more Information email : secretary.portsmouth@ccll.org.uk