Archive for the ‘Fundraising’ Category

Introducing our second BHWT Brighton hero

They’ve signed on the dotted line and training is well under way. So we thought we’d introduce you to the second of our BHWT Brighton Marathon runners so you can show them some love and support. Last time we introduced you to Amy Robinson who has always wanted to run a marathon. Now it’s the […]

Introducing our BHWT Brighton heroes

How many times have you heard someone say ‘oh come on, it’s not like you’re running a marathon’?! Probably many times because, in comparison to running your heart out for 26 miles, everything else seems quite easy. Well, there are three BHWT supporters who you can no longer say that to, because they are running […]

Run Brighton Marathon for us and help save lives

It’s a new year, and with it comes new challenges. If you’re in the mood for a serious challenge, why not sign up and run Brighton Marathon for the BHWT? You’ll be shedding pounds and saving lives at the same time! We have three places up for grabs for the event, which takes place on […]

British Hen Welfare Day!

We celebrated this year’s British Hen Welfare Day at Hen Central with a wonderful selection of yummy goodies.  It’s hard to decide which was the best but the BHWT cupcakes definitely made an impact, as did the fried egg lemon drizzle slices and a gorgeous cheese quiche, made using our founder Jane’s chickens’ eggs!  We […]

500,000 steps in 50 days!

Here is a lovely update from the inspiring Kyra de Groome about her 500,000 steps in 50 days challenge!  She has just finished the challenge and wanted to let everyone know how she got on: “I knew that my ‘Chicken Walk’ would be a challenge as I have a rather sedentary office job, so managing […]

Culture Label

Back in April Culture Label ran a wonderful Egg Auction for us raising an amazing £888.25! The money will be put towards building the very first BHWT Welfare and Education Centre!

Runny Eggs

Whether you’re a complete beginner aiming for your first 5K, or a seasoned runner training for your next marathon – people will sponsor you and raise money to make more hens happy. Even a small amount from each of your friends can make a real difference to our work. You can also take part in a Couch […]

Community Fundraising

Sometimes it seems that our creative and energetic community fundraising supporters can bring in funds to help hens from any event – local shows and fetes, jumble sales, car boot sales and yard sales all offer opportunities to re-cycle, de-clutter and raise some money at the same time – a double feel-good factor! You can sell egg […]

Gardener’s World Live

This weekend we are at BBC Gardener’s World Live Show at the NEC in Birmingham, alongside Poultry Talk and Peck and Feather. You will also be able to get plenty of advice from Dengie about chicken bedding and Unipet about chicken treats and toys, and we even have some feed samples from Allen and Page. […]