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TWOAT News – March 2019

TWOAT is pleased to report that a suitable candidate has been found to be the outreach worker at the epilepsy Clinic which we are funding at Berega Hospital in Tanzania with money donated during our Christmas Appeal. He will be travelling to Kilimanjaro Hospital to undergo the training. You can see a photo of him on our web site. We have provided £2,000 to the hospital to cover the clinic’s first year including salary and training costs plus associated travel expenses.

TWOAT is also delighted that the Quiz Evening at Christchurch Hall, Walton, raised over £550.

Dates for the next TWOAT events are as follows:

Incredible India – 2 events both on Saturday March 30th in St John’s Hall giving an opportunity to hear about a project supported by TWOAT. The first from 3pm to 5pm is Tiffin and is priced at £5 to include afternoon tea and the second, A Taste of India, admission £10 (children £5) to include an array of delicious curries as well as some non-spicy fare. Please note only a few tickets are left for the evening event.

TWOAT’s Annual Street Collection will be taking place outside shops in Tadworth, Walton & Kingswood on Friday and Saturday mornings the 26th and 27th April.

TWOAT will have their usual Bottle Stall at the Walton May Fayre on Saturday May 18th.

TWOAT’s two 10-mile Sponsored Walks will take place on Friday May 31st and Saturday June 8th and will be centred on Brockham.

Please visit for further information about TWOAT events and projects or to follow links to TWOAT’s online giving page.

Contact Mike Fox (01737 350452) if you want to reserve tickets for any of the events.

Incredible India!

TWOAT invites you to find out why India still needs our help Saturday 30 March 3pm to 5pm and 7.30pm to 10pm St John’s Church Hall, The Avenue, Tadworth KT20 5DB Hear first-hand stories about the projects which TWOAT supports, helping slum-dwellers in Kolkata (Calcutta) towards health and self-reliance. Tiffin (afternoon tea) 3pm to 5.00pm […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – February 2019

TWOAT would like to thank all those that contributed to their Christmas Appeal. Donations and events over the Christmas period raised well over £2,000 so they are in a position to fund the establishment of the Epilepsy Clinic at Berega Hospital in Tanzania as well as continuing to support health camps in Kenya to treat […] Continue reading →

Entertainment galore this week!

There’s some great entertainment coming up this week. Just let me know if you would like tickets. The Greatest Showman — Singalong version. Thursday 8 November Riddell Hall, Walton at 5pm. Bring the kids! Adults £7, children £3. Family tickets also available. A charity film for TWOAT. The Jives Aces Live in Concert. Friday 9 […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – October 2018

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust held its Annual Meeting on Saturday October 6th during which Chair Mike Fox announced that TWOAT had been able to send sufficient funds so that two school lunches each week could be provided to 150 children of refugees in a camp near the Myanmar (Burma) border with Thailand. TWOAT […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – September 2018

Tadworth and Walton Overseas Aid Trust received lovely photos of children appreciating their gift from a school for refugees from Myanmar which was helped to start giving their 150 pupils a school lunch. They had never previously been able to provide a lunch so they used part of TWOAT’s donation to acquire cooking and eating […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – May 2018

TWOAT is very pleased to report that their Street Collection raised £533 and their joint St George’s event with St Cecilia Chorus raised £700 for TWOAT and £300 for St Cecilia Chorus. TWOAT also raised about £278 selling teas in Keith Lewis’ garden when it was opened as part of the NGS scheme. Their thanks […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – March 2018

John Allinson MBE The Thanksgiving Service for John Allinson (24/9/34 – 12/2/18) was held at The Church of the Good Shepherd on February 28th and was conducted by Revd. Sharon Blain who had known John since 1975 when he, his wife Deb and his family had moved to Tadworth and he became a church member. […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – February 2018

A message from Mike Fox: “You may have seen a report last summer that Tadworth resident John Allinson had been awarded an MBE for his work for good causes and in particular for helping to create Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust (TWOAT) for which he became the first Chairman over thirty years ago. Sadly […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – January 2018

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust Some 60 Fashionistas turned up to the Ladies’ Fashion Show at the Riddell Hall which was jointly organised by TWOAT and the Friends of Walton Primary School on Thursday Sept 28th. After a very entertaining evening managed by show organisers “Travelling Trends” with 3 volunteer models displaying a wide […] Continue reading →