Luggers Fundraising  Events Played
                              

    2017

    July

    28th-Lifeboat Week Lyme Regis
    "The Luggers"  were invited back to this annual event to help raise funds for the Lifeboat fundraiser week. We played for one hour fifteen minutes in the performance area under the shelters on the seafront and collected £127 

    June
    8th-Lyme Regis Football Club-Sausage & Cider & Cider Festival
    The Luggers played  two forty minute sets to help the football club raide funds for extension works to the building
    May 
    13th-Lyme Regis Town Mill Open Day

    The Luggers played  for an hour to help celebrate "National Mills" across England open day

    April

    23rd-The Nags Head Lyne Regis- St. George's Day
    The Luggers playerd for two hours at this annual event and had a great time, we received a donation of £150 which we are going to put towards our chosen charity "The Christmas Lights Fundraiser"

    15th-Lyme Regis Beer Festival Marine Theatre.
    The Luggers received a donation of £50 from the organisers for performing at this annual event


    March
    17th- Volunteer Inn Broad Street Lyme RegisSt Patrick's day
    The Luggers played at this annual event and received a donation of £70 towards our chosen charity this year 


    2016

    December
    10th-Lyme Regis Over 70's Christmas Party- Woodmead Halls
    The Luggers were invited back to play at this annual event and received a donation of £50 from the organising committee for our charity collection.

    6th-Hawkchurch Village Hall- Ladies Lunch Club Christmas Party
    The Luggers were invited back to play again to help there party go with swing and they kindly donated £40 to our charity collection

     
    November
    26th  Lyme Regis Lifeboat Station -In The Harbour-Switching on the Christmas Lights- Bucket collection for the Christmas lights


    September
    17th-Volunteer Inn, Broad Street, Lyme Regis
    The Luggers played at a leaving party for Lucy Caton who was the manager there and the evening really went with a swing, a good time was had by all and we received a generous donation of £100 from Becky the landlady to add towards our chosen charity of the moment "The Hub". We have now collected a total of £900 to hand over from eighteen gigs since the start of our gig year which was
    Oct.2015.

    13th-Pinhay Residential Care Home- On The Sidmouth Road
    The Luggers were requested to make a return visit to play some  songs for the residents afternoon tea party. We received a donation of £50  which  will be donated to "The Lyme Regis Hub".


    August

    13th-Holditch Annual Flower Show
    "The Luggers"  were invited to play at this annual event for the first time and it was a great day for all.The event has been going for over 60years and was well attended. We received a donation of £65  to help towards our chosen charity for this year "The Hub" which is in need of funds to help get youngsters into to music and to help with the up keep of the building where they perform

    10th-Carnival / Regatta Week Lyme Regis

    "The Luggers"  were invited back to this annual event to help raise funds for this event. We played for an hour in the performance area under the shelters on the seafront

    July
    28th-Lifeboat Week Lyme Regis
    "The Luggers"  were invited back to this annual event to help raise funds for the Lifeboat fundraiser week. We played for an hour in the performance area under the shelters on the seafront and collected £270

    June
    25th-"The French Lieutennants" Bistro, Lyme Regis-50th Birthday Party
    "The Luggers" were invited to play at this private party and received a donation of £105 to help towards our chosen charity "The Hub"

    2th- Woodmead Halls Lyme Regis-Queen Elizabeths Birthday Celebration Party
    "The Luggers"  played for over an hour to help the party go with a swing, the Mayor kindly donated £100 towards our chosen charity this year "The Hub" which he will pass on to them.

    10th-Lock House-Tea Gardens - Sonning,Reading Berks RG4 6UR
    Macmillan Cancer Support Fund Raiser
    "The Luggers"  played as a support group to "The Crabtrees Covers Band" at this prestigious annual event to help raise money for the above charity. Total money raised was £1457

    May
    7th-Groves Garden Centre Bridport
    "The Luggers" were asked to play for Groves to help celebrate 150years of trading a donation of £50 was received towards our chosen charity "The Hub" in Lyme Regis

    April
    23rd-St. George's Day At The Nags Head, Silver Street, Lyme Regis
    The Luggers played for two hrs to help with the celebrations and received £100 donation to help towards our chosen charity for this year "The Hub" which is in need of funds to help get youngsters into to music and to help with the up keep of the building where they perform



    March
    26th-Lyme Regis Beer Festival- Marine Theatre
    The Luggers were invited back to play this event which was very well attended.The Lyme Regis Brewery donated £50 towards our chosen charity "The Hub"

    17th-St. Patrick's Day At The "Volunteer Inn", Broad Street Lyme Regis
    The Luggers played an evening set to help the event go with a swing and received a very generous donation of £90 to add to our collection for the local charity "Lyme Regis Hub"

    16th-Pinhay Residential Care Home- On The Sidmouth Road
    The Luggers were requested to make a return visit to play some  songs for the residents afternoon tea party. We received a donation of £40  which will be donated to
    "The Lyme Regis Hub".

    2nd
    -Millwey Community Centre,,Axminster-
    Fundraiser For Dementia Week-The Luggers were invited to perform to help raise money for there very worthy cause exact amount raised T.B.C.


    2015 

    December 

    14th-Pinhay Residential Care Home-
    On The Sidmouth Road-The Luggers were requested to make a return visit to play some Christmas songs for the residents afternoon tea party. We received a donation of £30  which which will be donated to "The Lyme Regis Hub".

    12th-Woodmead Halls Lyme Regis-
    Over 70's Christmas Party-The Luggers performed for and received a £50 donation from the organising committee which will be donated to
    "The Lyme Regis Hub".

    5th- Impromptu Busking Gig-
    Outside Lyme Regis Town Mill- Collected £20  for
    "The Lyme Regis Hub".

    1st- Hawkchurch Village Hall-
    Ladies Lunch Club Christmas Party- The Luggers were invited to play at the ladies annual Christmas party which they donated a cheque for £50 towards our chosen charity at the moment "The Lyme Regis Hub".


    October
    13th- Pinhay Residential Care Home- On The Sidmouth Road-
    The Luggers played  for approximately one hour to entertain the residents where we were warmly received. We received a donation of £50  which we handed over a cheque to the newly reformed
    "Lyme Regis Brownies Group" who are in need of urgent funds
    . 


    August

    29th- "Candles On The Cobb" Lyme Regis
    The Luggers performed on the seafront as part of the "Candles On The Cobb" fundraising weekend playing for an hour and handed over a cheque for £560,money that had been collected over the past few months from previous gigs that we played at.
    We have already handed over monies to the charity earlier on in the year so the grand total is nearer £800

    22nd-
    Folk Festival-Lyme Regis- The Luggers performed for half an hour under the shelters along the seafront to help raise money for local charities and the annual Folk Festival

    July

    22nd- The Luggers performed for Lifeboat week in the performance area Lyme Regis seafront and raised £107 from collection buckets.We have also received a personal cheque of £25 kindly donated by a freind of Paul Grinter who lives in Crowthorne ,Berks. His name is Brian Hammond who was in the merchant navy and associated with the R.N.L.I.
    Making a grand total of £132

    June

    17th- Luggers practice session in the performance area Lyme Regis seafront, played for 90mins, collected £55.20 for  "The Candles On The Cobb " charity.

    13th- Up-Lyme Fete, Played for 30mins.received a donation of £75 from the organising fete committee

    6th- Castlewood Wine Festival, Musbury, Devon-Played for 45mins on stage received a donation of £50 for "Candles On The Cobb" charity from organiser Rob Corbett


    May


    28th - Under the Shelters, Lyme Regis, Seafront-Thursday night practice session 18.30-20.00, played  to the public- raised £42.98 for "Candles On The Cobb" charity,donations from passing public

    23rd - Winstons Pub,Seaton,Devon-16.00-16.45, 12 hr Music-A-Thon Fundraiser for R.N.L.I. helped raise £1200

    April

    23rd The  Nags Head Lyme Regis, St Georges day party. Rob and Debbie Hammond owners of the pub donated £150 for "The Candles On The Cobb" charity

    March

    28th  Lyme Regis Beer Festival -At The Marine Theatre-received £50 donation for “CandlesOnThe Cobb” charity from the Lyme Regis Brewery

    24th Lyme Regis Brewery - re- branding party- received £50 donation for “CandlesOnThe Cobb” charity

    22nd The Cobb Arms Lyme Regis

    2014

    December


    24th Busking by the Town Mill- Collected £30 for “Candles On The Cobb” charity

    9th   Lyme Regis Old Folks Christmas Party at the Baptist House Church

    6th   18.00-Town Mill Christmas Party

           14.00-Fernhill Hotel Craft Fayre-received donation of £30 for charity-14.00

           12.00-Charmouth Village Hall- Weldmar Hospice Trust Old Folks Christmas Party helped raise £709

    3rd   Hallets Court Day Centre-Old folks Christmas Party-received a donation of £30

    November

    29th  Lyme Regis Harbour-switching on the Christmas Lights- bucket collection for the lights

    7th    Fairwater Head Hotel,Hawkchurch-Ladies Lunch Club-received donation £50 for “Candles On The Cobb” charity

    October

    11th  Weymouth-Battle of the Bands- helped raise money for the local church roof

    August

    25th  Nags Head Pub, Silver Street,Lyme Regis-landlord pledged £150 for Bridport Blind Association.

    8th    Lyme Regis Carnival / Regatta played under the shelters- bucket collection

    3rd    Seaton Town Hall-Cancer Research fund raiser ,helped raise £600

    July

    23rd  Lyme Regis Lifeboat Week-played under the shelters-bucket collection

    11th  Shire House Retirement Home-receive £150 for St.Michael’s School playground equipment


    June

    27th  Seaton- Winstons Pub,12hr music-a-thon- R.N.L.I. fundraiser, helped raise £1127

    14th  Up-Lyme Fete-received £50 donation for “Candles On The Cobb” charity

    8th    Volunteer Pub, Lyme Regis-WW1 Centenary Celebrations

    7th    Woodmead Halls, Lyme Regis- Variety Show

    6th    Fairwater Head Hotel, Hawkchurch-Ladies Lunch Club-donation of £100 for “Candles On The Cobb”

    May

    14th  Volunteer Pub, Lyme Regis-played  a wake for a local fisherman

    2013

    December 

    13th  Baptist House, Lyme Regis- Old Folks Christmas Lunch