Sausage Tree Clay Pigeon Shoot 2014

The 8th Sausage Tree Clay Pigeon Shoot on Saturday 27th September was the biggest fund raising day in the history of Sausage Tree raising just over £16,000! We had a huge turn out this year. 14 teams of very keen but rather mixed ability guns came to shoot a variety of clays and enjoy a…

The London Prudential Ride – August 10th 2014

Richard Master brilliantly rode for Sausage Tree and one other charity in the London Prudential Ride this August. The ride is usually 100 miles, starting in London and winding its way down to Surrey and back incorporating the Olympic cycle route. This year however, due to bad weather they cut out the 2 big hills…

Sausage Tree’s 1st Sussex Quiz Night

Friends of Sausage Tree organised this successful night on 11th May 2013. They did an amazing job – got all the drinks and food donated and even made a “sausage tree” to put in the corner of the room. For most, it was their first quiz night and on arrival they seemed rather nervous; however…

Hursley Charity Family Fun Run – 5th May 2014

This was a new fund raising event for Sausage Tree. They teamed up with friends wanting to raise money for Brain Tumour Charity and all funds raised were split equally between both charities. It was an enormously successful afternoon – helped by good weather. The 3 routes (2.4k, 5k and 10k) on private land in…

Sausage Tree’s 6th Hampshire Quiz Night

Sausage Tree hosted its sixth Hampshire Quiz night in Owslebury on 21st March 2014. We had another brilliant night and packed the village hall to its limit! The first round was a guess the drink round which really got everyone going. Chilli was devoured at dinner and the end of the night found us at…

London Parks Half Marathon Quiz Night, October 2013

This October 6 super fit and wonderful people – James and Amice Lock, Bonnie Mahler, Ian Cox, Luke Marshall and Guy Rudd decided to run the London Parks Half Marathon for Sausage Tree. To raise extra funds each runner got a table or two of supporters and came to Bumpkin Restaurant in Notting Hill for…

Zambia Visit 2013: Mfuwe Secondary

Mfuwe Secondary School looked totally different when we visited this September. There had been a lot of building work carried out since 2011 and this along with a dedicated head teacher has really transformed the school. The head teacher Mrs Chabala was so proud to show us around and was eager to get us up…

Zambia Visit 2013: Chilongozi School

Our visit to Chilongozi school this September was truly wonderful! Mum and Dad came to see all the schools for the first time since Sausage Tree started in 2001 and they were totally overwhelmed by this school in particular. Its extreme remoteness along with the passion of the teachers makes it an inspirational place to…

Zambia Visit 2013: Chiwawatala School

It was great to meet the new head teacher Mrs Misozi Phiri at Chiwawatala this September. It was their first day of term and it was fantastic to see a well resourced school running efficiently. We even saw the books and resources that we provide them with each term stacked up in the library ready…

Sausage Tree’s 5th Hampshire Quiz Night

After a two year break, Sausage Tree hosted its fifth Hampshire Quiz night in Owslebury on 6th April. We had a brilliant night and packed the village hall to its limit! Questions were answered, drinks were drunk very quickly and everyone ate a wonderful Paella. It was a very noisy and amusing night and raised…