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Sussex Scene - A glittering charity event at Goodwood House

01:15 30 March 2010

Sussex Scene - A glittering charity event at Goodwood House

Sussex Scene - A glittering charity event at Goodwood House

HFT, a charity for people with learning disabilities held a ball at Goodwood House to raise money for a new sports area for the residents at Lympne Place...

HFT, a charity for people with learning disabilities held a ball at Goodwood House to raise money for a new sports area for the residents at Lympne Place.

The Ball opened with a beautiful drinks reception, where the luxury tombola tickets were sold. A combination of Goodwood Houses exquisite food and guest speaker Richard Barber, Hfts former chairman ensured a very enjoyable evening. An auction was later held by Jonathan Pratt from Bellmans Auctioneers and specialist from BBCs Bargain Hunt.

The evening ended with dancing to the live band, Star, under Chichester Canvass beautiful star ceiling.

Organisers Francesca and Mandie Chant thanked all their guests and donators, especially major contributors including Cred for their stunning diamond necklace, JS Humidifiers for their yachting expedition and local artist Celia Henderson.

They said a final thank-you to Goodwood House for all their support and Admor for the printing

A total of 3800 was raised on the evening.

Photographs: Michael Chevis, Midhurst


HFT, a charity for people with learning disabilities held a ball at Goodwood House to raise money for a new sports area for the residents at Lympne Place.The Ball opened with a beautiful drinks reception, where the luxury tombola tickets were sold. A combination of Goodwood Houses exquisite food and guest speaker Richard Barber, Hfts former chairman ensured a very enjoyable evening. An auction was later held by Jonathan Pratt from Bellmans Auctioneers and specialist from BBCs Bargain Hunt.The evening ended with dancing to the live band, Star, under Chichester Canvass beautiful star ceiling. Organisers Francesca and Mandie Chant thanked all their guests and donators, especially major contributors including Cred for their stunning diamond necklace, JS Humidifiers for their yachting expedition and local artist Celia Henderson.They said a final thank-you to Goodwood House for all their support and Admor for the printingA total of 3800 was raised on the evening.


Photographs: Michael Chevis, Midhurst

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