Click images for more details



Recent comments
Recent posts
Currently discussing

A few sites I've stumbled across recently....

Powered by Squarespace
« White wrong | Main | Quiet satisfaction abounds »

More votes

A few weeks back I asked readers to vote for my local hockey club on the Mars Milk Fund website. The club is running a campaign to raise funds for a badly needed new pitch, and the fund could potentially give us £1000. With 24 hours still to go we are in third place, so if anyone didn't quite get round to doing it last time, now is your moment! And your spouse's moment! And your children's moment!

You see where I'm coming from.

The link is here.

Thanks to everyone who can help, or helped last time round.

PrintView Printer Friendly Version

Reader Comments (19)


Jun 29, 2015 at 10:40 PM | Unregistered CommenterEntropic man

Can't vote again. You persuaded me the first time.
The youth work is of value to the community.

Good luck.

Jun 29, 2015 at 10:45 PM | Registered CommenterM Courtney

Done and dusted. Good luck. I hope we win!!

Jun 29, 2015 at 10:49 PM | Unregistered Commenterbernie1815


Jun 29, 2015 at 10:59 PM | Unregistered CommenterBruce Cunningham


Jun 29, 2015 at 11:21 PM | Registered Commentertomo


Jun 29, 2015 at 11:26 PM | Unregistered CommenterVarco


Jun 29, 2015 at 11:56 PM | Unregistered CommenterJerryM

I felt like an alarmist - just doing what I was told without any real clue what it's all about.

Jun 30, 2015 at 6:59 AM | Registered CommenterMikeHaseler

Dunnit Sarrr !

Jun 30, 2015 at 7:29 AM | Unregistered CommenterJohn Constable

Er, so, that'll be the only "Hockey" club on the list ?

Jun 30, 2015 at 7:33 AM | Unregistered CommenterMuon

done - good luck!

Jun 30, 2015 at 8:02 AM | Unregistered Commenternot banned yet are just following your blessed leader!

Jun 30, 2015 at 8:50 AM | Unregistered CommenterSteve


Jun 30, 2015 at 9:03 AM | Unregistered CommenterMailman

Like Mike I had reservations about just voting in support of the Bish's local hockey club without doing some research. However, it seems that neither the Vatican nor Whitehouse appear to have issued any guidance on this very important issue. So I just decided to vote in support and hope that I did the right thing. .

Jun 30, 2015 at 9:22 AM | Registered Commenterlapogus


Jun 30, 2015 at 11:29 AM | Unregistered CommenterKnockJohn


Jun 30, 2015 at 11:42 AM | Unregistered Commenteralan bates


Subject: Please validate your Mars Milk Play Fund vote
Date sent: Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:01:47 +0100

Thank you for validating your vote.
Your vote now counts toward this profile's People's Choice award

Jun 30, 2015 at 9:04 PM | Unregistered CommenterPcar

Hi Bish , sorry i'm quite late reading this article but just want to add a cautious note. I was on the committee of my local village miners welfare when we asked Mars to help us[ financially ,] to build new changing rooms and other facilities for our football and cricket teams. They gave us a considerable sum without which we would not have been able to take on the project but , and although we are grateful for their help ,they basically dictated to us everything from the design of the new facilities to who could use them and the very nature of the various sports teams for example age and sexual diversity, so when asking for their money make sure your happy with the small print. cheers and all the best with your project

Jun 30, 2015 at 10:01 PM | Unregistered Commenterdoubtingdave

Oh, I just checked the date of the post. Never mind, I've given you a start for this month...

Jul 2, 2015 at 4:31 PM | Registered Commenterdavidchappell

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>