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Pilkington Horticultural Society donates a magnificent £3315

Pilkington Horticultural Society donates a magnificent £3315

It was with great sadness that the Pilkington Horticultural Society agreed at its recent Annual General Meeting to close down their society. Under the terms of the constitution of the Society any existing monies must be donated to nominated charities. As a result of this ruling the committee of the PHS chose to donate a very generous £3315 to the Steve Prescott Foundation. The PH Society managed the allotments in St Helens which were originally set up for ex employees of Pilkington Glass.

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Halifax branch staff St Helens donate £518 to the SPF

Halifax branch staff St Helens donate £518 to the SPF

Jan Swales a Halifax banking consultant ran the GPW Recruitment St Helens 10k in March and organised a sweep for friends and colleagues to guess her finishing time. She raised a magnificent £164 from this initiative and has also applied for match funding from the Halifax from their charity match funding scheme.

Colleague Carolyn Williams also joined in the fund raising by staging a book sale at the Halifax branch in St Helens in the run up to the event. In all a magnificent £518 was raised and the Halifax branch staff presented the £518 cheque to Linzi Prescott, wife of Steve Prescott and Trustee of the SPF.

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Biffa St Helens reward scheme nominates the SPF to receive a fantastic £1256.11

Biffa St Helens reward scheme nominates the SPF  to receive a fantastic £1256.11

Biffa, St Helens has safe systems at work scheme.  Every year each site has a Health and Safety incentive scheme whereby if they are accident free then Biffa pledges to donate a certain amount of money per employee to a registered charity. The employees then have a vote on which charity they want to support.

In 2015 the employees at the St Helens site which currently operates as a depot for the Collection division and the Special Waste division achieved their 12 month accident free target and chose the Steve Prescott Foundation as their dominated charity. The award of a magnificent £1256.11 donated will continue the legacy of Steve Prescott by helping to support the charities which were close to his heart.

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Rainford Labour Club Raises £3k in memory of John Fairclough

Rainford Labour Club Raises £3k in memory of John Fairclough

Rainford Labour Club organised a fund raising in aid of the Steve Prescott Foundation in memory of John Fairclough  who was a retired customs & excise officer based at Manchester Airport and a former chairman of Rainford Labour Club. He was also Saints season ticket holder for many years. John was a well liked man who did so much for the community. John very sadly passed away after a short illness of lung disease on 22nd Feb 2015, age 61. John is survived by his daughter Becky, brothers Brian, Mark and Simon and sister Joan.

One of the event organisers Jeanie Rosbotham was successful in securing £1000 worth in matched funding by from Barclays Bank.

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Newton Cricket Club £750 donation to the SPF

Ian Walkden presents £750 cheque to Martin Blondel of the SPF

Newton Cricket Club presented a £750 to the SPF at the recent GPW Recruitment St Helens 10k Run.

Ian Walkden who organises the Newton CC annual dinner each November said, ''The money was initially raised at the Club's Annual Dinner which was attended by 180 people and we already have a date in our diary for 2016.''

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