Easter Eggs

01 March 2016

Giant Easter Egg Prize

Pity the chicken who laid this.

Each year we place Giant Easter Eggs in venues across West Berkshire which are raffled to raise money for our Welfare Fund.

We are always looking for new venues, so please get in touch if you think your work place/social club/pub or business would be able to take an egg this year.

The Challenge is on to raise more than last year’s top venue, The Hatch Gate Inn, Burghfield, whose patrons raised the magnificent sum of £305!

Certificate being presented to Rampant Cat

Certificate of appreciation being presented to the Rampant Cat.

Certificate being presented to Sports Bar

... and to the Sports Bar

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