Grand Prize Draw 2015 - The Winners




Lichfield & Hatherton Canal Restoration Trust

Autumn Show with ‘Dandy’




Our Autumn show proved a great success. Around 120 people gathered in Whittington Village Hall to enjoy a meal followed by a very entertaining show by Black Country entertainers ‘Dandy’, Allan and Glynnis Briscoe.

In the interval our Grand Prize draw was made, the winners are listed below.

20th November 2015

The response to our annual Prize Draw was again very encouraging with 5,340 tickets sold, plus donations making a gross income of £5,590. The Draw was made by members of the audience at our Autumn Show at Whittington Village Hall on Friday 20th November 2015.


The lucky winners were:-

1. 13487   £600.00 cheque,  Mr B R Humphreys, Streetly, Sutton Coldfield.

2. 04001   £200.00 cheque “for that extra treat”, Mr S Furnell, Sutton, Surrey.

3. 11290   £50 Marks & Spencer voucher sponsored by a Trust member,

     Mr H R L Wilson, Stoneygate, Leicester.

4. 05369   £30.00 cheque,  Mr P Holford, Walsall Wood, Walsall.

5. 08091   £25.00 cheque,  Ms S Newbould, Fradley, Lichfield.

6. 04995   £20.00 cheque,  Mr T J Habart, Lichfield.

7. 03993   £15.00 cheque,  Mrs M Cawley, Shenstone, Lichfield.

8. 09936   £10.00 cheque,  Mrs G M Okunniwa, Hazel Slade, Cannock.


We thank our members and the public who supported this fund-raising activity, also our willing volunteers who sold the tickets at various seasonal events.



Grand Prize Draw – 2016

We invite sponsors to support this valuable annual fund-raising activity with cash or prizes in time for tickets to go on sale by March. Please email offers to bob.williams@lhcrt.org.uk or phone 01543 671427.


Special thanks to the volunteers who helped to prepare the hall so beautifully, served the food and organised a great evening.

Left - the rousing finale had everyone singing along to ‘Hi Ho Silver Lining’

The L&H Travel Mug Competition




The winner of our Facebook Group Travel Mug Competition, chosen at random, was Jim Panda. The prize was a meal for two at The Plough at Huddlesford.

Thanks to everyone who entered and especially to Peter Bramley at The Plough for donating the prize.

The Travel Mug is still available at shows and from our website.

LHCRT  News  November 2015