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Autumn RTS Newsletter – we need your help please

Lauren Wyatt, RTS Newsletter Editor is in the process of putting together the Autumn 2017 Newsletter.   We rely on families to send through family stories, photos, tips and information which will help fellow families.  Have you done any fundraising for us – please send through some photos and an article.  

Can you help?  Please send anything direct to babywyatt@hotmail.co.uk

Look forward to hearing from you soon.  

 

 

New RTS Newsletter Editor announced

NEW RTS Newsletter Editor announced

I have been Newsletter Editor for many years now and would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that has helped.  Without the input of RTS families, there is no newsletter.

Following the RTS Support Group AGM and retirement of Barbara Baron as Secretary we had to have a shuffle of roles.  Therefore the RTS Support Group Committee is as follows:

Siobhan Lund           Director and Chairperson

Dawn Elliker             Director and Treasurer

Maxine Aldred          Director, Secretary and Events Co-ordinator

John Peat                  Director, RTS Ambassador and RTS Fundraiser

Becky Lawlor            Director and Social Media

Liz Halstead             Director, Membership Secretary and Organisation Liaison

Lauren Wyatt           Newsletter Editor

Rich Wyatt                Fundraising 

 

 

HOLD THE DATE: RTS Xmas Family Day 2nd December

We are in the process of organising our Christmas Family Day.  This will be held on 2nd December at Letchworth Hall Hotel.  

Details will be posted very soon and members will have details by post as well.

Online booking open soon.

 

Family Day Bookings Closed

We have had to close the bookings for the Family Day being held on Saturday, 15th July.   

Sincere apologies if you have not yet made your booking.

 

 

 

 

RTS Golf Day – Cookridge Hall Golf Club

The RTS Golf Day 2017 is being held on Monday, 24th July at Cookridge Hall Golf Club, Cookridge Lane, Leeds  LS16 7NL. cookridgehall.co.uk/golf/

18 Holes of golf and food:  £44 per person

Offering spectacular views across the Yorkshire Dales, Cookridge Hall continues to pave the way in setting the standards for golf in Leeds, Yorkshire and beyond. Our par 72 championship golf course caters for golfers of all abilities whilst inside our 18th century clubhouse; you will find exceptional service and unrivalled hospitality. A mere 15 minutes from Leeds City Centre within the famous golfing belt of north Leeds, Cookridge Hall has everything you could ever wish for in a golf facility.

  • The competition is individual Stableford off full handicap.  
  • Start time:  12.30  off first and third tees.
  • Putting Competition 
  • Nearest the Pin Competition
  • Nearest the Pin in 2 shots on the 18th hole (over a pond)

 Cookridge hall is a nice course in north Leeds just near the airport The competition will be an individual Stableford comp off full handicap.  We will start at 12.30 off the first and third tees.  Before the competition starts there will be a putting competition with players paying £5 for two new balls with a chance to win a prize, (which I will sort soon.  There will also be a nearest the pin competition and a nearest the pin in 2 shots on the 18th hole over a pond.  I have a small prize for the nearest the pin holes and I had them engraved.  The winner will also have a small engraved prize along with the usual trophy.  As the golf course won’t allow us to have a shot-gun start, so when competitors have completed their round of golf food will be served on a rolling basis. 

Sponsorship is available at only £50.  

 

 

 

URGENT INFO FOR RTS SUPPORT GROUP FAMILY DAY

IMPORTANT NOTE to those booking a room at the Holiday Inn, Birmingham Airport for the RTS Support Group Family Day July 15th. Please note that you MUST telephone the hotel direct and make your booking via reservations. Quote RTS and you will receive the discounted price. People are booking online and then contacting the hotel for a discount. They will NOT give the discount unless booked direct with the hotel. Please share this information with any families you know are booking for the July event. Thank you.

RTS Families – Bookings now closed

UNFORTUNATELY NO FURTHER BOOKINGS CAN BE TAKEN

 

RTS Families – Book now for the RTS Support Group Family Day.  We are pleased to announce our Family Day will be held on Saturday, 15th July 2017. The venue is the Holiday Inn, Birmingham Airport, B26 3QW.

IMPORTANT NOTE to those booking a room at the Holiday Inn, Birmingham Airport for the RTS Support Group Family Day July 15th. Please note that you MUST telephone the hotel direct and make your booking via reservations. Quote RTS and you will receive the discounted price. People are booking online and then contacting the hotel for a discount. They will NOT give the discount unless booked direct with the hotel. Please share this information with any families you know are booking for the July event. Thank you.

 

This event will be a day event only 09.30 – 16.15, But between those hours there will be the opportunity to meet with other RTS families; listen to our speakers and just as importantly … have fun!  

We will confirm speakers as soon as possible. Keep watch on our website or Facebook page.  

Family Day Information

 

Charlie’s Trophy Golf Day 4th August 2017

Charlie’s Trophy Special Charity Golf Day

Full details on how you can take part or support with raffle prizes are available at http://charliestrophy.co.uk.  Please support if you can and help raise funds for this great event as we, RTS Support Group, benefit with funds going towards our RTS Family Weekend in December.

RTS 2017 Newsletter has arrived

Our RTS 2017 Newsletter has been published.  We hope you enjoy our family stories and find the information included of benefit.

Our next Newsletter will be available in the autumn.  Please send through your stories and any information that you feel might be of benefit, interest to other families.

You can contact me via email at maxinealdred@hotmail.co.uk or by phone 01529 469192 or 17936 365815.

Look forward to receiving lots and lots of information.

Thanks.

Maxine Aldred, Newsletter Editor

 

 

 

3 Peak Challenge in 24 hours

One Team : One Aim

Rich Wyatt and his friends are fundraising for RT Support Group by doing the 3 Peak Challenge starting 06.00 on 20th May and finishing 06.00 21st May.

  • Ben Nevis, Scotland’s biggest mountain at 1344m
  • Scalfell Pike, England’s biggest mountain at 978m
  • Snowdon, the biggest mountain in Wales at 1085m

If you would like to take part in the Challenge or want more information please contact Rich Wyatt on 01480 276123 or via email rts3peaks@gmail.com 

If you would like to donate to raise funds for the RTS Support Group, Rich Wyatt has set up a Justgiving page via https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/rts-3Peakschallenge

We wish the team all the best and thank you to all taking part.  Also a big thank you to those that are supporting by donating to this Challenge.