Events and Competitions

Blackpool charity horse race stalwart will race at Newmarket

| Events and Competitions, Fundraising, Press Release

Charity race legend Maurice McCarthy is among supporters of The Countryside Alliance Foundation (TCAF) from across the East of England, Gloucestershire and the Thames Valley who will race on Newmarket’s famous July Course at the Countryside Race Day on Thursday 23 June. The charity race is being run in aid of TCAF’s charities Fishing 4 Schools, Falconry…

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Alliance Marathon team enters the final straight for their fundraising efforts

| Events and Competitions, Foundation, Fundraising, Press Release

It’s the final week of training for our Virgin Money London Marathon team, who will be lining up in Greenwich Park on Sunday – 24 April. But there’s still time for you to show them your support with a sponsorship donation. Thomas Eyles: London-based financial planner Tom has an incentive to run the London Marathon…

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Cheltenham Countryside Day a great success

| Campaigns, Events and Competitions, Fundraising, Hunting, Press Release

The Cheltenham Countryside Race Day, on 13 November, was a fantastic success, raising £59,000 for Equestrian Team GBR and another £113,179 for the Countryside Alliance. The funds raised for the British Equestrian Federation will support our equestrian athletes, across dressage, show jumping, eventing and para-dressage, as they prepare for this year’s Olympic Games and Paralympics….

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Dinner hooks big donations for our fishing charities

| Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, Events and Competitions, Fishing for Schools, Fishing Groups, Foundation, Fundraising, Latest News, Press Release

Fishing charities, including our Fishing 4 Schools and Casting for Recovery campaigns, are more than £76,000 better off thanks to the generosity of guests at a charity dinner held at the Royal Hospital, Chelsea on Thursday (10 March). The Fishing for Our Future event, to jointly benefit The Angling Trust, Fishing 4 Schools and Casting for…

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Please support our London Marathon runners

| Campaigns, Events and Competitions, Fundraising, Hunting, Latest News, Press Release, Uncategorized

It’s Virgin Money London Marathon week and our team is revving up for the 26.2mile run on Sunday. Each runner has pledged to raise £2,000 for the Countryside Alliance Foundation so we hope you will all dig deep to support these rural warriors running for the countryside. The team is made up of: Thomas Eyles: London-based financial…

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Alliance London Marathon team gets help from a personal trainer

| Events and Competitions, Fundraising, Press Release, Uncategorized

Personal trainer Graeme Hilditch (www.ghtraining.co.uk) is helping the Countryside Alliance Foundation’s Virgin Money London Marathon team ensure they are in top condition for the big day. Between now and the marathon on 24 April our eight brave runners will benefit from a weekly training email from Graeme, leading them through their preparations, from running kit…

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Shopping with the Countryside Alliance

| About Us, Campaigns, Events and Competitions, Fundraising, Hunting, Latest News, Shooting and Conservation, Shop, Shop Products

The Countryside Alliance has joined forces with Giles and Nicola Palmer from Cedarstone Ltd to run an impressive new online shop, and there are plenty of gift ideas. We have developed an exclusive range of great new products, working with three of our top female UK countryside artists, Debbie Harris, Alice Arnold and Catherine Ingleby. The…

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CA Pol Roger Hunt Tumblers’ Club competition now closed

| Campaigns, Events and Competitions, Hunting, Prizes and Competitions

The competition is now closed for the 2015/16 season – results will be made public later in the Spring.   Following the success of the 2014/15 competition, the Countryside Alliance and Champagne Pol Roger are delighted to team up for the second year running with their national Hunt Tumblers’ Club competition. The competition closed on…

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Kimbridge retreat is a joy despite the downpour!

| Campaigns, Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, Events and Competitions, Fishing, Foundation, Fundraising, Latest News

  Casting for Recovery UK & Ireland, a project run by The Countryside Alliance Foundation which offers fly fishing retreats (with counselling and medical support) to ladies with breast cancer, enjoyed a return to Kimbridge-on-the-Test in Hampshire over the weekend of 24-26 July. Twelve ladies joined the team from all over the country and all…

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