Local MP thanks charity trustees

Anne Milton, MP for Guildford, has thanked local charity trustees for their dedicated work in running local charities, and highlighted the benefits of becoming a charity trustee in the run-up to this year’s national Trustees’ Week.

Chilworth Youth Club hold a Charity Car Wash

Chilworth Youth Club has held a charity car wash in aid of Help for Heroes at Chilworth Infant School.  The Youth Club, formed in September 2010, is entirely run by parents and community volunteers, meeting weekly throughout the year.

Guildford Charity to receive Queen's Award

A children’s hospice in Guildford is to be awarded the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. CHASE will receive a certificate signed by the Queen and a commemorative crystal presented by the Queen’s Surrey representative, Lord Lieutenant Sarah Goad, at a special ceremony in July.

Royal Couple Visit Guildford's Watts Gallery

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall have visited Watts Gallery in Guildford following an £11 million restoration funded by a fundraising campaign and £4.9 million from the National Heritage Lottery Fund

Guildford Sports Park receives Community Award

A sports centre in Guildford received a top accolade this week.  Surrey Sports Centre was awarded the Community Benefit honour at the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) South East Awards.