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Charity Lunch 2008

TRIC has an unrivalled track record of charitable support and donations over decades. At the core of TRIC is a desire to give generously to those who are less fortunate. We recognise our good fortune, channel our energies and use our influential contacts to benefit good causes.

2008 Charities
This year TRIC gave donations to five charities.

Our two main charities Help the Hospices and Riding for the Disabled have benefited over the years.

Olivia Belle
Olivia Belle Director of Communications collected
the cheque on behalf of Help The Hospices.

Brian and Jane Holderness-Roddam
From Riding for the Disabled the Chairman Jane
Holderness-Roddam collected a cheque from Brian Blessed.

Each and every year the President has the honour of nominating their chosen charity. Brian Blessed chose two charities to support this year, Dogs for the Disabled and the Born Free Foundation.

Will Travers with Brian Blessed
The Chief Executive Will Travers with Brian Blessed, to collect their cheque on behalf of the Born Free Foundation.

Virginia McKenna
Virginia McKenna founder of the Born Free Foundation and good friend of Brian Blessed was able to join us as a guest.

Peter Gorbing with Brian
Peter Gorbing the Chief Executive of Dogs for
the Disabled collected his cheque.

Jane MacDonald and Finn
Jane MacDonald came with her
assistance dog Finn.

Annesa Moreira
Aneesha Moreira Director of Fundraising collected the
cheque on behalf of the British Heart Foundation


TRIC Chairman Howard Saycell chosen charity this year was the British Heart Foundation.

The lunch is also an opportunity to thank our President, Brian Blessed and Chairman, Howard Saycell for a highly successful year.

Howard Saycell and Brian Blessed
Brian Blessed receiving his present from Howard Saycell.

Howard Saycell and Mike Chandler
Howard Saycell receiving his present from Mike Chandler.

The lunch was not only a time to say goodbye to Brian and Howard but to welcome our new President and Chairman of TRIC for the coming year.

Sian Williams takes over as TRIC President
Sian Williams takes over the Presidency
from Brian Blessed.

Mike Chandler is the new Chairman
Mike Chandler is the new Chairman. Mike has chosen The Teenage Cancer Trust to support during his year.

Terry Mobbs and Hildegard Neil
Terry Mobbs and Joan Saycell

Terry Mobbs TRIC Treasurer had the pleasure of presenting flowers to
Hildegard Neil (Mrs Blessed) and Joan Saycell.

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