The Autumn 2019 newsletter includes Felix 5ive to row the Atlantic! Remembrance Run Essex A Great North Run – Running in Memory of SSgt Tony Keating Holly Davies Memorial Fund Memorial at Great Western Park, Didcot and much more! DOWNLOAD THE AUTUMN 2019 EDITION
The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge is the premier event in ocean rowing, covering over 3,000 miles from San Sebastian in the Canary Islands to Nelson’s dockyard, Antigua. A team of five intrepid adventurers are taking part to raise funds for Felix Fund – the bomb disposal charity. They are Julian Thomas, Headmaster of Wellington College; […]
Saturday 7 September saw almost a thousand people attend the Felix Festival 2019 in Silchester, near Reading. It was an amazing night with some great bands, good food on offer and lots to drink from the bar. A massive thank you must go to the organisers who put a year’s worth of effort into pulling […]
The Summer 2019 newsletter includes • Felix Festival: 7 September • Tour de Troops, the ACS Pacesetters Lunch and the Veterans’ Foundation • Mindfulness training courses and how they can help you • Thames Charity Rowers, Felix Football, the US Defence Engagement • And much more DOWNLOAD THE SUMMER 2019 EDITION
Felix Fund is thrilled to have its finances boosted thanks to defence suppliers, PPM Systems as the company have chosen to make a regular monthly donation towards the work of the charity. “We are massively grateful to PPM Systems for choosing to support our work with regular donations. This will enable us in helping more […]
The courses teach mindfulness techniques and stress recognition tools to veterans in the EOD and Search community.
An update on the 2019 Tour de Troops fundraising bike ride from Edinburgh Castle to Windsor Castle and finishing at Cardiff Castle.
Felix Fund was thrilled to be chosen as the benefiting charity for this years ACS Pacesetter Security Awards Lunch at Windsor Race Course. Each year this event raises funds for charity whilst honouring the brave men and women who work hard in demanding roles in the security sector. The event raised over £1,800 for Felix […]
Would you consider donating the cost of a coffee a month to FelixFund? For the small sum of £2.89 per month you can Buy Felix a Coffee and support the men and women of the wider EOD & Search communities who keep us all safe. DONATE NOW
Felix Festival 2019 It’s back! Bigger and, if possible, even better! We’re holding another roaring night of live music to raise funds for Felix Fund at Brickledons Farm, Clappers Farm Road, Silchester, Hampshire RG7 2LG on Saturday 7 September 2019. The last two festivals raised £45,000 for the charity and we want to try and […]
The Spring 2019 newsletter includes • Launch of the new Felix Fund videos • How to order Time Stood Still in a Muddy Hole about the life of Capt John Hannaford AND benefit Felix Fund • News about The Big Half and our London Dinner • Tour de Troops, the Charity Row • And muchmore […]
I never knew stress built up in such a way that you don’t realise….The education side of the course lets you realise you can control it. The course has improved my life dramatically. Before, I was on a dark downward spiral. Have you heard about Felix Fund’s Dashboard programme of preventative stress training based on […]
With Felix Fund all of the money goes towards a particular need there and then, so if the family needs a wheelchair, the Board can sit, the decision is made, the money is handed over, the wheelchair is bought, the very next day in some cases. Lt Col Karl Frankland RLC, Chairman of Felix Fund […]
The Ministry of Defence has launched a new Veterans ID card which will enable public and charitable sector services to instantly recognise the service of a Veteran. This card will provide proof that a Veteran has served in HM Armed Forces in line with the Government definition of a Veteran, which is one day’s service. […]
How about a bottle of limited edition Felix Fund Reserve Tawny Port? Place your order soon as there are only 36 bottles available. Engraving on the reverse of the bottle reads “Supporting the EOD & Search community past, present and future”. Each bottle is packaged in a beautiful crafted case. Shipping available within the UK […]
The Winter 2018 newsletter includes 10 ways Felix Fund helps 5 ways to support our heroes Vitality Big Half Fitness Regime And much more DOWNLOAD THE WINTER 2018 EDITION
How about starting your New Year with a new fitness regime? Felix Fund has 10 places for the Big Half – a half marathon around the streets of London on 10 March 2019. If you would like to take part and raise funds for Felix Fund, please get in touch with Melanie Moughton at [email protected] or […]
The Autumn 2018 newsletter includes Fantastic fundraising in memory of Dan Billington Memorial for Dan Shepherd The new Holly Angharad Davies Memorial Fund in memory of the Felix Fund CEO who died in 2014 Chris Legg’s family’s Jurassic Challenge And much more DOWNLOAD THE AUTUMN 2018 EDITION
Following the sad death of former Felix Fund CEO Holly Davies in 2014, a fund was set up in her memory. After much consideration and discussions with her family and those who knew her, we are pleased to announce that the Holly Angharad Davies Memorial Fund will be used to help the children of those […]
On the 11 December 2017, Christopher Legg, an Ammunition Technician in the Royal Logistic Corps was tragically killed in a road traffic accident while serving in Canada. This weekend, in Chris’s memory, his wife Cat, sister, father and uncle took on the Jurassic Coast challenge to raise money for Felix Fund. Three of the team […]
The Summer 2018 newsletter includes News about Felix Fund’s £1million milestone A memorial to SSgt Brett Linley GM Update on the Land’s End to John o’Groats Tour de Troops and the Victory Swim Information about a new book, Time Stood in a Muddy Hole by Pat Strickson, on Capt Hannaford, a WW2 bomb disposal officer […]
When you shop on Amazon you can now choose to make a donation to Felix Fund. AmazonSmile is a program that donates 0.5 per cent of your eligible purchases on Amazon to a charity of your choice.
Felix Fund has just reached the £1 million mark for funds paid out in grants to individuals and groups from the Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Search community. Since its launch in April 2011 Felix Fund has been assisting serving personnel, veterans and their dependents from the bomb disposal community by providing grants for a whole […]
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