No Marathon, no problem!

In Uncategorized by Phil Sweatman

On Sunday 26th April 2020, Team Ben Hammond should have been making their annual journey to the London Marathon to cheer on over 100 Cardiac Risk in the Young runners including our own Phil Sweatman. Unfortunately the event was postponed, but this did not stop TBH. To keep the spirit of London going Phil joined the 2.6 challenge and crazily …

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Tenterden Golf Club Golf Day for TBH

In Fund raising, TBH News, Tenterden by Team Ben Hammond

With the sun shining, spirits high and a clubhouse filling up with keen golf players, Brian Cochrane hosted the Captain’s Charity Day in aid of Team Ben Hammond at Tenterden Golf Club. Following a couple of days of baking, the halfway house was awash with enough cakes, scones, snacks, tea, wine and beer to tempt even the most competitive golfers …

Scala Radio đź“»

In Uncategorized by Phil Sweatman

Have a listen to Phil’s interview with Scala Radio’s Simon Mayo. Forward to around 1 hr 08 mins.

Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

In Uncategorized by Phil Sweatman

The good luck messages started pinging up on my phone from around 7:00am. Then as I got onto the train to Greenwich I received the message I had been waiting for. ‘You’ve received a donation’ it said. That donation took my fundraising over ÂŁ3000. Once again the support and generosity I had got was amazing. It felt like the final …

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Cake Fest 2019

In Fund raising, TBH News by Steve Hammond

Team Ben Hammond held their 3rd Cake Fest at Wittersham Village Hall on 9th March The fest kicked off at 10am, we had a whole load of fantastic cakes donated for the day. People could either come along and buy a cake to take away with them, or stay and enjoy eating their cake with a tea or coffee along …

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Screening Days February 2019

In Heart Screening, Uncategorized by Steve Hammond

On 27th & 28th February 2019 Team Ben Hammond held their 3rd & 4th Heart Screening days carried out by CRY (Cardiac Risk in the Young) A total of 182 young people were screened by CRY over the two days, unfortunately out of the 200 that were booked in 18 people didn’t show up. A little bit disappointing as it …

Tenterden’s First Marathon?

In Uncategorized by Phil Sweatman

I really have no idea if that’s true or not? ‘Tenterden’s first marathon’. Regardless of the answer what I can tell you was that the support I received whilst running up and down the High Street was second to none. It was so nice to see so many friendly faces. Thank you so much to everyone who donated and supported …

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Getting Elfy for Christmas

In Fund raising by Team Ben Hammond

Local graphic design studio Vincent Design and web experts Dewar Green are raising funds for Team Ben Hammond by doing a 5k Elfy Run in and around Tenterden. The three-strong team, Rosalind Dewar, Tim Green and Nick Vincent who collaborate on projects for businesses in the area (including the recent Ashford Snowdogs project), will be setting out on their Elf Run on Saturday …