Thames Path Walk – a great success for Alex!

September 13, 2016

Congratulations and a huge thank you to Alex Woods for successfully completing his 184-mile, 8-day Thames Path walk on behalf of Cherry Lodge Cancer Care. This was a huge achievement for Alex – and it is not too late to show your support! Alex’s JustGiving page at https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/TheThamesTrek will stay open for several weeks after the ... 

Cherry Lodge Autumn Quiz 2016

September 12, 2016

Cherry Lodge’s Autumn Quiz, held on Saturday 20th September 2016 at Mary Immaculate & St Peter’s Church Hall in  New Barnet, proved as popular as ever. Our regular quiz setters, David and Maureen Southon (see photo 1, below) successfully teased the brains of the eleven teams of eight who gathered together to enjoy the friendly competition. ... 

Soulstice 10 Big Payback – £40,000 for Cherry Lodge

August 29, 2016

Following on from this year’s hugely successful Summer Soulstice 10, a good crowd of people gathered at the Black Horse pub in Barnet on Bank Holiday Sunday, 28th August 2016 for the customary Big Payback event. As well as being an opportunity to enjoy great music from DJ James Anthony, food from the barbecue and ... 

Hope and Glory Brunch 2016

August 22, 2016

On Sunday 21st August 2016, the last day of the Rio Olympic Games, Myra (at left in photo 1, below) and Norman (at left in featured photo, right) held a most memorable ‘Hope and Glory Brunch in their wonderful house and garden. As in previous years this most enjoyable event was held to raise money ... 

Soulstice delivers small cheque for a large sum

August 5, 2016

Three members of the Soulstice crew paid an important visit to the Cherry Lodge centre on Thursday 4th August 2016 to deliver a cheque for the proceeds from the very successful Summer Soulstice 10, held on Saturday 25th June 2016. Our photograph, right, shows Cherry Lodge chairman, Dr Margaret Clark, receiving a ‘small cheque’ (i.e., a ... 

Herts XI v Spurs Legends in football fundraiser

August 1, 2016

Cherry Lodge is benefiting once again from the proceeds of a football fixture between Herts XI and a team of Spurs Legends. Organised by John Murphy of Finchpalm, this popular annual sporting event took place on Friday 22nd July 2016 at Boreham Wood FC, with proceeds being shared by Cherry Lodge Cancer Care and Borehamwood ... 

Cherry Lodge at Borehamwood Families Day

July 5, 2016

Staff and volunteers from Cherry Lodge Cancer Care’s Borehamwood shop worked hard to ensure that our charity was well represented at this year’s Borehamwood Families Day. Thank you to Terry Forster (Borehamwood assistant manager, see photo 1 below), shop volunteers Diana Rab, Shirley Kempton, Val Jones and Joan Wise, who manned our tables, and everyone ... 

Summer Soulstice 10 – stormy weather

June 27, 2016

Despite stormy weather, Summer Soulstice 10, held on Saturday 25th June 2016, was a great success. Barnet’s annual soul festival, which raises a huge amount of money for Cherry Lodge Cancer Care, has gone from strength to strength in the 10 years since a group of Queen Elizabeth’s School Old Boys got together in 2007 ... 

London to Paris Bike Ride for Cherry Lodge

June 20, 2016

Cherry Lodge Cancer Care is extremely grateful to George Komodromou for successfully cycling from London to Paris between 8th and 12th June 2016 to raise much needed funds to help us provide our vital services. George and his many sponsors have already raised a most impressive sum of money – but it is not too late ... 

Cherry Lodge Arts and Crafts Fair

June 18, 2016

This year, instead of holding our usual Summer Fair at the Spires, Cherry Lodge’s fundraisers decided to try something a bit different. There would still be a fair but it would have a new focus and a new name – the Cherry Lodge Arts and Crafts Fair. It would also be at a new summer ...