Fine & Country Bedford's Sleep Out

Fine & Country Bedford's Sleep Out

Heavy rain, freezing temperatures, blowing winds and a piece of cardboard... It was a tough night for Haydn van Weenen and Tom Mollett at the Fine & Country Bedford Sleep Out. On the nightFine & Country Bedford organised a Sleep Out on Thursday 9th November. They had a private car park to sleep in so they knew they would be safe for the night. Before going to their sleeping area, Haydn and Tom wandered around Bedford to speak to homeless people and hear their stories. They heard from around a dozen people, all with their own individual stories about how they became homeless.One man from North London had been homeless for two years following the breakdown of his marriage. He is currently sleeping in a tent.Another man lost his job and was forced to leave his housing association home. He is now using the soup kitchens for meals is living rough on the streets. Haydn said: “The night itself was not pleasant, but it was nevertheless an incredible experience. Everyone I spo...

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13th Nov 2017
Lighting up Rugby: Fine & Country Rugby Christmas Lights Switch On
It’s that time of year again; the whole town will be putting on their coats, hats and scarves and making their way through the chilly night...
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13th Nov 2017
The annual Fine & Country Carol Concert is back
Fine & Country is hosting its annual Christmas Carol Concert on Monday 4th December in Cambridge. As always, the event is free to attend...
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6th Nov 2017
Piece of cake: Fine & Country Bedford's coffee morning success
On Thursday 19th October, Fine & Country Bedford opened their doors to welcome guests for a scrumptious morning of cake, brownies and mo...
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23rd Oct 2017
A Grand Day Out: Fine & Country Ladies Shoot Day
Ready, aim, fire. Fine & Country ladies put their clay pigeon shooting skills to the test at the first charity clay pigeon shoot day for...
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5th Oct 2017
Baking cakes and sleepless nights: Fine & Country Bedfordshire host two fantastic fundraisers
One Fine & Country office is getting in the charity spirit with two upcoming events in the next two months.Coffee morning, Thursday 19th...
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5th Oct 2017
Strutting their stuff at the Ladies Lunch and Fashion Show
Fine & Country Droitwich Spa hosted a fantastic Ladies Lunch & Fashion Show featuring an array of designer clothing, handmade items...
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4th Oct 2017
Stuck in the mud: Fine & Country powered through the Nuclear Blast
Some people like to spend their Saturdays relaxing, seeing friends, doing their hobbies. Other people prefer to jump, swim and heave themsel...
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3rd Oct 2017
Hidden Treasures: Northampton Jumble Sale Success
On Saturday 9th September, Fine & Country Northampton held their ‘Leftover Luxuries’ jumble sale at All Saints Church. The town centre w...
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26th Sep 2017
Row, row, row your boat: Cambridge Dragon Boat Race
It was another fantastic year for the Fine & Country Studio in Cambridge who took part in the Dragon Boat Race competition on Saturday 9...
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26th Sep 2017
Howling with the wolves: Lucy Robinson conquers the Wolf Run
On Sunday 3rd September Lucy Robinson, Partner from Fine & Country Banbury joined over 4,000 other ‘wolves’ to take part in the Wolf Run...
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7th Sep 2017
A race with a bang: Nuclear Blast
Have you ever thought that it would be a great idea to run through a World War II nuclear shelter obstacle course for charity? Well, we have...
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16th Aug 2017
Ladies who lunch: Fine & Country Droitwich Spa Ladies Lunch & Fashion Show
On Saturday 23rd September Fine & Country Droitwich Spa are hosting a fantastic day out for ladies. Enjoy a two course lunch with prosec...
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15th Aug 2017

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