Entries by EdwardLamb

CEO Latest News

It’s been a busy couple of weeks here at Jamie’s Fund and you may notice some changes to our website recently. Hugh Burgess, who you will recognise as one of Jamie’s Fund Trustees, has been working very hard behind the scenes to improve our new website so it looks even better and is easier to […]

Chester University Chooses Jamie’s Fund

Jamie’s Fund are delighted to have been chosen by Chester University as one of its key charities as the University celebrates its 175th Anniversary. We are very much looking forward to working with the University to raise funds and help them celebrate this historic year! We would like to thank the University for their support […]

CEO Latest News

I was interested this week to read about the work East London NHS Foundation are undertaking in Butabika in Uganda with Psychiatric Clinical Officers. They are also working in partnership with the government psychaitric hospitals in many other aspects of mental health care which is similar to the work Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation […]

CEO Latest News

This is my first post on the website as Chief Executive of Jamie’s Fund even though I have been working with the Trustees since April. It has been a busy 6 months but you may wonder what has been going on! There has been a lot of work ‘behind the scenes’ by the Trustees and […]

Biking for better mental health

Four local lads have celebrated the completion of an epic bike ride in support of Jamie’s Fund a locally registered charity. The boys cycled 986 miles from Land’s End to John O’Groats in just 10 days. On Saturday 26th July supporters gathered to congratulate Jim Devaney, Brian Devaney, Mark Devaney and Dave Griffiths at the […]

Cooking With Panache

A new cookery book has been published to raise money for Jamie’s Fund and Challenging Stigma (Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Trust Charity). It has a fun assortment of recipes from different parts of the world. They range from starters to desserts and cakes, including a selection of vegetarian options. Many of the recipes are […]

Photos from our launch event

We have over 1000 photos of the launch event on our Flickr account. There may well be good photos of you, particularly if you did the abseil. They are in two sets “The Launch of Jamie’s fund” are the photos taken from the top of the tower, mainly but not exclusively of the abseilers. “The […]

The Launch of Jamie’s Fund

28th Sept. 2013 Halkyn, Flintshire It was a lovely sunny autumn day and over 60 people abseiled down St. Mary’s church steeple. The team from Rock & Ice who organised the abseil, were reassuring and encouraging, helping everyone find the courage to step over the parapet and slide down the rope. Hugh, the vicar, was […]

Jamie’s Fund is to be launched on 28 September 2013

Jamie’s fund is now an independent charity (Registered number 1151236). We are launching Jamie’s Fund in Halkyn, where Jamie lived, and activities will be centred around the church between 11 am and 4 pm on the 28th of September. We’re having a sponsored abseil going 60 feet down from the church tower and there will […]