Our 2017 Fundraising Events Calendar…

We have lots planned for 2017! There’s something for everyone in our events calendar, all in aid of our brilliant cause. Here’s just a taster of some of the ways you can get involved:

May 2017

13th May.  Clay Pigeon Shoot

Our charity clay pigeon shoot is back at Mickley Hall Shooting School on 13th May 2017, after a successful event last year! Open to experienced this is an amazing day which not only tests your shooting abilities but provides excellent camaraderie and team spirit. Cost: £35 p/p which includes entry to the competition and cartridges or £175 per team of five.

Refreshments will be available throughout the day.  For further information, please contact Scott Barnett on 0800 772 0058 or admin@mickleyhall.com.

July 2017

1st July.  Silver Anniversary Ball

Our Silver Anniversary Ball will be on Saturday 1st July. This promises to be an extra special evening. Tickets are priced at £55 per person.

Guests will be welcomed with a drinks reception, followed by a three course meal and entertainment will be provided by our live band – Groove Manuva.  The band features some of the best musicians in the North of England.  They will play a wide range of music from 60’s, 70’s soul and rock n roll up to modern day party classics.  So music to suit all ages and tastes!

To book your seats or a table of ten, please contact: jo@thewingatecentre.co.uk

 August 2017

13th August 2017 Teddy Bear’s Picnic 

We are delighted to be organising this year’s Teddy Bears Picnic at the beautiful Cholmondeley Castle on Sunday 13th August.

Your entrance fee to the picnic will include; access to the beautiful Cholmondeley Castle Gardens, our very special bear hunt, farm yard walks and play area.  There will also be a number of fun games and stalls for the children to have a go on.

Online Tickets will be on sale on 1st June

For all online adult tickets purchased you will receive a free child’s ticket. Tickets will be available on the day.
For further details, please contact jo@thewingatecentre.co.uk

September 2017

23rd Sept – 2nd Oct Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

On 23rd September we will be joining forces with Redshift Radio, Mid Cheshire Hospitals and C.R.Y for Matthew to Climb Kili and raise funds by hosting a trek climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. So far we have 10 participants but we still have a couple of spaces left if you are looking for a challenge in 2017.


27th September.  Open Day at Combermere Gardens

The 27th September will see us returning again to Combermere Abbey for their Open Gardens.   This is a fantastic opportunity to stroll around the gardens and explore the ever evolving, restored 5 acre Victorian Walled Gardens of a privately owned historic estate and experience its horticultural splendour.

With stunning views of the lake through The Pleasure Garden and Garden Wood, enjoy a peaceful moment of relaxation.

The magnificently restored Glasshouse sits at the apex of the Walled Gardens within the Abbey’s Fruit Tree Maze, the only one of its kind in the world!

Light refreshments are available and there will be a plant and produce stall too, with the Abbey’s team of gardeners on hand to answer any questions.

Gates open at 1pm and close at 5pm with last admission at 4pm

Admission: Adults – £5.00, Children under 16 – £2.00

Please note that no picnics or dogs are allowed at the Garden Open Afternoons.