Posted on 15th May 2018
I trust you are well and enjoying the sunshine.
In my ‘spare’ time I am Chair of the Trustees of a very small charity called The Loiyangalani Trust, which helps a large primary chool and some children to go through secondary education, in a remote part of north west Kenya. See our website at www.loiyangalanitrust.org.uk
We are holding a fundraising event at Bluebell Vineyard Estates on the 8th July (I happen to know the owners) and will be having wine and cheese tasting, vineyard tours and a ploughman’s lunch, all in aid of our charity. I attach a flyer with full info.
If not through the ‘official’ channels of BHBPA, if there is any way you can forward it to a few people who might be interested in coming along that would be great and it would of course be great to see you there.
Look forward to catching up soon,
Carolyn Bentley | International Trade Adviser | South East International Trade Team
Department for International Trade |
Tel: +44 (0)7713 085371 | Mob: +44 (0)7713 085371 | E-mail: Carolyn.Bentley@tradesoutheast.com
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