Category: Past Events

Roger Williams ran the Robin Hood Half Marathon on Sunday 24th September for HLMT

Roger generously did this, both to raise funds for HLMT and to prove that he could do it. On a windy day Roger came home in under three hours, and raised a spectacular £1200 for HLMT. which will more than pay for a year’s training for a student midwife in Liberia. Huge thanks go to…
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HLMT crafts and plant stall at Nottingham Green Festival, Sunday 10 September 2023

On a hot, sultry day at the Arboretum, Nottingham, that also brought rain , HLMT’s plants and crafts attracted large numbers of viewers. We raised a wonderful £627.50 on the day as well as a great deal of interest in the trust. Thanks go to Arline, George, Jim, Joan, Mike R, Nick, Pete, Pippa and…
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Sunday 25th June 2023 – HLMT arts and crafts stall at the Garage Sunday Market, Chilwell

On Sunday 25th June HLMT held an arts and crafts stall at the Garage Sunday Market, Chilwell. A lovely venue on a hot, humid day. We raised a lot of interest in the trust, and over £180 towards grants for student midwives in Liberia. Thanks to Celia, Emma, Jan, Pete, Russell and Stella for their work on…
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Saturday 17th June HLMT crafts stall at Sherwood Art Week Secret Garden Craft Fair

HLMT ran a crafts stall at Sherwood Art Week Secret Garden Craft Fair from  11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on a warm Saturday. Lots of stalls, and relaxed, happy atmosphere. Over £210 was raised for grants to Liberian midwifery students. Thanks to Arline, Carol, Celia, Nick, Paula, Pete, Roger, Ruth and Stella for helping to set…
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HLMT Crafts and Plants Stall outside Crimson Tree, Nottingham, SATURDAY 15th APRIL 2023

HLMT ran a crafts and plants stall outside Crimson Tree, with a full range of indoor and outdoor plants, greetings cards and crafts made with traditional Liberian Lapa fabric, jewellery, and preserves. Trade was brisk, and the day netted HLMT over £880 for grants to Liberian midwifery students, which is brilliant! Thanks go to trustees Carol,…
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HLMT Stall at Sherwood Vegan Market, Saturday 11th March 2023 10.00 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.

HLMT held a stall at the Vegan Market with a full range of greetings cards, crafts, Liberian Lapa fabric, jewellery, preserves and plants. On a cold March day, many people came and viewed our stall and learnt about what we do. We sold over £200 of crafts, preserves and plants, all of which will go towards…
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LIVE MUSIC, with THREE LOCAL BANDS, Saturday 4th February 2023, Sherwood, Nottingham

A brilliant night’s music, played to a full house of over 80. From the beautiful harmonies of QM to the energy-filled sets by Blend and Darkhorse, the audience was richly entertained and rewarded. And, at the end of the night, the event netted £1,110 for HLMT! More than sufficient to pay the course and accommodation…
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Sherwood Vegan Market, Saturday 10th December 10.00 a.m. until 2.30 p.m., outside Sherwood United Reformed Church

On a freezing, frosty day, HLMT ran a stall at the Vegan Market with a full range of cards, crafts, preserves and indoor and outdoor plants. Despite the sub-zero weather a good number of people came to the market, and £225 was raised for HLMT funds. Seasonal cheers to Carol, Maggie, Pete, Pippa, Ros and…
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Woodthorpe Park Christmas Market, Saturday 3rd December 2022 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

HLMT ran a stall at the market with the full range of our cards, crafts preserves and indoor and outdoor plants on it. On a cold day we raised over £170 for HLMT. Big thanks to Carol, Celia, Liz, Pete and Stella for setting up and staffing the stall

Stanley Accrington and the Strawberry Jammers, 25th November 2022, Lady Bay, Nottingham

Another great night of music – a gig organised by Dave and Wendy Pratt to benefit The Helen Loewenstein Memorial Trust, which raised close to £1,200 for HLMT – fantastic! Stanley Accrington and the Strawberry Jammers each played a couple of stonking sets to a packed room. Thanks to Dave and Wendy, the musicians, trustees…
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