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2nd June 2018

The Vipers Rugby Club

Gavin Smith, Paul Hutchinson, Pete Shepherd and Stuart Egginton hosted an amazing day at the Vipers RFC

After all the hard work and planning, the Vipers pulled out all the stops and put on what can only be explained as a fantastic event.

Rugby matches, funfair, raffles, prosecco bar, food and live music Download

Celebrity appearances form 

Ricky Hatton ‘The Hitman’ 

Manu Tuilagi – held the kids training sessions and presented us with a signed rugby ball for our raffle 

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and celebrity chef  Kwoklyn Wan IMG 2627

and our very own Wishbear

Wishbear performed amazingly in his spar with Ricky Hatton Download (4) but his highlight has to of been his first ever Thomas the Tank Engine ride 

Wish Bear on Thomas the Tank Engine from When You Wish Upon a Star on Vimeo.

Everybody who attended had such an amazing day, the whole field the whole event, buzzing with laughter, smiles and good feeling, the atmosphere can only be described as electricStu

Everybody here at When You Wish Upon a Star, can not thank everyone who was involved in putting on this spectacular event enough, and from the bottom our hearts thank you all, as with out the generosity and support from our supporters ,sponsors, and friends like you all, we could simply not do what we do, and the magic we bring to some amazingly, brave courageous children would not be possible.

Main sponsors included and we give thanks to:

Download (3)  Sowdens Group – Roy Coley 

GSM Electricals 


Macintyre Hudson

Fitout UK 

AKD Steel

S Harris & P Tongue Newmarket Developments 

Brindley Lift Truck Services 

Neptune Shipping Agency Ltd - Designer Tiles 

TRF Moulds, Leicester Rd, Lutterworth LE17 4HE 

We would also like to thank 

Daniel Griffiths, Essex Flooring 

Stuart Allen 

Red Lion, Sapcote 

AP Keenan 

Kingsway Ceramics http://meltonpaintersanddecora..

 Wide Range Tiles 

Rock Relations 

Elstow Ceramics 

Tile Craft 

Bradgate Properties 

PAS Garden Maintenance

Good Spuds 

European Technical Services

William Brothers

Messenger Haulage, Leicester

Sole Provider Footwear, Leicester

Midland Pro IT - Carboline 

The Bull, Broughton 

Revive Kitchens Leicester - McGorums 

Glyn Iliff

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We would also like to thank our volunteers on the day who as always have been a great help to usGuys

Can you help support us, if so please contact our fundraising team who can give you some fantastic fundraising ideas

for further information 

Call - 01159791720

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