Archive for the ‘Fundraising’ Category

Get active for our hens!

Are you keen to make a difference to hen welfare in 2016, then why not undertake a Chicken inspired run or challenge? Whether you’re a runner, a swimmer, a walker, skydiver – or you want to ‘go dry’ for a good cause – others will sponsor you to challenge yourself for the BHWT and raise […]

Happy Festive Free Range Friday!

Free Range Egg Nog – Yum Yum…. With Christmas just around the corner, we thought we would share with you one of our favourite Christmas tipples here at Hen Central. Why not recreate this recipe for your friends and family and ask them to make a small donation towards ‘Free Range Friday’? Enjoy your Egg […]

Free Range Friday Fun!

A big thank you to Frankie Lawrence and her flock of hen loving friends for recently holding a fun filled Free Range Friday to help to re-home more hens in time for Christmas! Frankie held a Chicken Run inspired film evening, where guests arrived dressed in hen/egg costumes (one friend arrived as Humpty Dumpty!) and […]

We need you!

In the countdown to Christmas could you help to support our Hen Advice Line? We know that sometimes hens can have problems just like cats, dogs and other furry friends. Whilst vet knowledge of backyard poultry is improving, we are still often the first port of call for help if an issue arises. The more […]

Wendy Turner’s raises much needed funds

More and more of our supporters are raising funds by rolling up their sleeves, dusting off their recipe books and baking, and so far this year over £10,000 has been raised to help re-home thousands of former commercial laying hens, which have become wonderful, cheeky and endearing pets in household across the country. A special […]

BHWT eBay super star!

This week we would like to celebrate our eBay super star Megan Whiteman who has raised over £10,000 for the BHWT through her eBay shop, which is going from strength to strength… Megan works alongside her family, who use recycled and reclaimed timber to make her bestselling lines, including popular batches of organic apple twig […]

Chicken runs to help our hens

‘Do something eggstra-ordinary – do a chicken run … for the chickens!’ Congratulations to Jan Smith who recently raised a wonderful £219 for more c-lucky ladies by completing her very first 10K run. With a range of marathons already scheduled to take place in 2016, why not sign up and raise funds for the BHWT? […]

Could you knit us special spooky egg cosy?

With Halloween almost upon us, we wanted to showcase our very own BHWT witch egg cosy. Handcrafted by one of our kind supporters, this spell binding cosy has made an appearance here at Hen Central to celebrate this spooky time of year! All profits from these wonderful egg cosies go directly to helping more hens […]

Free Range Friday Food for thought…

Free Range Friday Food for thought… Did you know that fresh eggs raise the levels of protein and other nutrients in a family’s diet? What better reason to spread the free range egg love, and share your delicious egg recipes with friends and family? By asking for a small donation to the BHWT in return […]