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TWOAT News – July 2017

TWOAT is delighted to report that John Allinson has been awarded an MBE for his “Services to Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust”.  In fact John was one of the original founders and the first chair of the charity in 1982.  Since then TWOAT has raised over £408,000 and supported several hundred projects in the […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – June 2017

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust’s two sponsored walks in May attracted the largest ever participation with 46 walkers plus Digby the Labradoodle  The walkers traversed the Downs from Epsom Race Course to the Sportsman in Mogador via Headley returning via Walton-on-the-Hill. The walk was enlivened with anecdotes from local historian, Jean Clew. The record turnout […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – May 2017

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust’s “Auction of Promises” proved to be a great success thanks to the generosity of both those supporters and local business who provided promises and those that bid for them.  A list of the promisers is included on web site WWW.TWOAT.ORG .  In total over £3,500 was raised about 20% […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – April 2017

The Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust Street Collection raised an excellent £628 on Friday April 7th and Saturday April 8th which will all go to projects including schools and orphanages in some of the poorest areas of the world. Friday was the best day for the Kingswood collectors standing by the shops in Waterhouse […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – March 2017

Unfortunately Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust’s Ladies’ Fashion Show scheduled for March 9th had to be postponed until the Autumn due to a mix up in booking the dates with the show organisers. The charity would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused and hopes to publish a revised date on their web site […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – February 2017

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust is delighted to report that its Quiz Evening, kindly hosted by Christchurch in their hall, raised around £500 to help support their projects. TWOAT will be running its Spring Fashion Show in conjunction with the Friends of Walton Primary School during the evening of Thursday, March 9th in the […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – January 2017

Tadworth & Walton overseas Aid Trust is pleased to report that its Christmas Appeal raised just over £1,000 – many thanks if you contributed to that. The total was a little down on last year as the Sing Carols event could not be run, however, the £1k will be enough to increase the value of […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – November 2016

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust The Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust Annual Social Meeting was a great success with over 60 friends and supporters attending. Once Gift Aid has been added over £1500 will be available to projects supported by TWOAT. This is a timely addition as the fall in the value of […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – Late September 2016

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust received news in late August that rebuilding and repair work had just been completed on the earthquake damaged school that they support in Nepal ready for the new school term. The building materials used for this were entirely funded using over £11,000 raised in Tadworth, Walton & Kingswood following […] Continue reading →

TWOAT News – September 2016

Tadworth & Walton Overseas Aid Trust took £230 selling Teas, Cakes and Ice Cream when over 100 people visited the garden at 41 Shelvers Way in bright sunshine on July 24 while it was opened by Keith & Elizabeth Lewis as part of the National Garden Scheme. The next fund raising event for TWOAT will […] Continue reading →