Events in aid of GIN

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Helpers would be warmly welcomed at any of the following events for attending to the public, showing off their dogs, selling merchandise or bringing along any other fundraising idea appropriate to the event. We are always in need of supporters to share the load of ‘(wo)-manning’ the following events!


Offers of help, specially accomplished fundraising events would be very welcomed! Street collections, (you need permission from your local council), coffee mornings, car boots, dog food collections at your local supermarket, these all help. If you are able to help and would like one of our fundraising packs please phone us on 01784 483206 or email us at

Monthly Walk in Dorset

Thank you for considering to give help.


Events Contacts:
HQ Carolyn or Tracey 01784 483206
Dorset  Lynn Jackson (The GIN Shop, daytime) 01202-513000
Cheshire  Sue and Phil 0161 6206094

Drawing by GACI
Sunday Walk near Bournemouth Sunday walks near Bournemouth. Please contact Lynn Jackson at the Bournemouth Shop on 01202 513000 for more information/news on future walks.


Soon  Sponsored Ride Finty Willis is doing a sponsored ride for Greyhounds In Need as part of her Bronze D of E award at school. Please support her at
29th Apr 2017 Lowton Get Together Fun Dog Show in aid of GIN at Dogs Country Club, 191 Slag Lane, Lowton, Warrington, WA3 1BU. For further details please see the poster or contact Carol on 07872 621524 or Sue and Phil on 01616206094
24th Jun 2017 Englefield Green Fair GIN will again have a stall at this popular fair which is held on the village green in Englefield Green. The Fair opens at 2pm and there will be many stalls and attractions for all the family.
9th Jul 2017 Thorpe tea Five Pennies are organising an Afternoon tea in aid of GIN and Peter Egan will officially open this event at 3pm. This will be held at Thorpe Community Hall Ten Acre Lane, Thorpe, TW20 8SJ. Tickets £10 each, please contact 01784 483206 for more details.
Christine busy fundraising for GIN at the Dogs Trust Fun Day in Harefield
The Grange Garden Party, Wraysbury From left to right ; Phil, Steve, David, Anna (landlady) and Carol at the Social lunch at the Carters Arms in Wilmslow, Cheshire. Another event is being planned for a pre-Christmas Doggy Fancy Dress and Anna has invited us back so keep an eye on this page for more details.

The son of one of GIN's North West supporters won Best Child Handler at the West Houghton Dog Show, with his greyhound Dennis. GIN Stall at the West Houghton Dog Show in Bolton
GIN Stall at Appleton Thorn Show, Cheshire Winners at the Appleton Thorn Dog Show

Film night in Devon, thanks to Elaine and Ed Wraysbury Fair 2016
Wraysbury Fair 2016 Sue and Tracey getting DISCO fever at the Wraysbury Fair
Mike Trim and volunteers at the Bexhill Greyhound Walk Xmas fund raiser held at Hanley Swan Post Office near Worcester
Sue and Phil at the Tatton Park Dog Show, Cheshire Mary-Anne, Berby and Sam at the GIN charity office in the UK

David, Clint and their dogs at the Marbury Park Dog Show, Cheshire
Sue and Linda at the Hurst Show, Berkshire  GIN stall at the Windsor and Eton Rotary Summer Fayre

Carol, Sue, Phil, David and supporters at the Marbury Dog Walk, Cheshire

Black Beauties Class at the Fun Dog Show, Marbury Park GIN supports Wet Nose Day 26.9.14
Liz, Sue, Carol and Clint with greyhounds Sprocket, Polly and Poppy fundraising in Cheshire Ricky Gervais and Percy celebrating Wet Nose Day
GIN supporter Jo took these photos at the Poole Carnival on 26th May. The GIN helpers in the photos are (left to right) Chris, Amanda, Sue and Carol (who organised the day) and Jo’s dogs Paddy and Tracey were there to help
Meet and Greet and Social Dog Walk at Marbury Country Park, Cheshire. Phil, Carol and Sue at the Dickensian Day, Lymm Village, Lymm, Cheshire.
Brighton Shop opening, L-R, Marc Abrahams, Geraldine, Martin, Peter Egan, Anne, Tracey and Christine with galgos Mary-Anne and Sam L-R, Geraldine, Sam, Hada, Marcia, Mary-Anne and Tom at the collection at Longacres Nursery, Surrey
Greyhounds and Galgos at the Tatton Show, Cheshire Sue, Phil, Carol, David and supporters at the Tatton Show, Cheshire
Carol, Phil, Dave and volunteers at the Marbury walk Sue, Coronation Street’s Jim McDonald, greyhound “Snoggy” (who is looking for a home) and Carol at the Prestbury Village Club Centenary Fun Day at Prestbury, nr. Macclesfield in Cheshire.
Sue Sarney manning the GIN stall at the 1st Twyford Scouts Donkey Derby and Summer Fair in Twyford. The GIN Dog House!
GIN Sponsored Walk at Hengistbury Head Audrey, Tracey and Geoffrey manning the GIN stall at the Datchet Village Fete
A greyhound gathering at the Tatton Show John looking after the GIN stall at the Winton Carnival, Dorset
Harvey, Paul Crone (from Granada TV), Chick and Sally at the Saddleworth Show Leigh (our webmaster) and galgo Percy at the Annual GIN Picnic