Monthly Archives: May 2016

  • Winner: Ruth Money Ruth is an excellent role model for Newark Swimming Club. She combines her own swimming training, alongside teaching, officiating at the club championships and also at galas on Saturday nights held across Nottinghamshire. Feedback from the swimmers and parents is always very positive. Since September 2014 she has completed over 100 hours. […]

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  • The third annual Sam White Legacy Gala Dinner was held at the Cedric Ford Pavilion, Newark Showground. An auction and raffle at the dinner raised about £10,000 on the evening, which will go to the Children’s Brain Tumour Research Centre in Nottingham. Since then, the total from the event has risen to more than £15,000. Auction […]

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  • The third annual Sam White Shield hockey tournament saw thirteen teams of children competing this year at the Magnus Sports Centre in Newark. The event, organised by Tim Burch of Newark Hockey Club, attracted entrants from Barnby Road Academy, Mount, Sir Donald Bailey Academy, William Gladstone, Newark, St Peter’s, Farndon, John Hunt and Chuter Ede, […]

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  • Mike and Pam White were presented with The University of Nottingham’s Volunteer Of The Year 2015 award, by Sir David Greenaway, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nottingham. The award was presented to the couple at a ceremony in London. Mike and Pam White lost their son, Sam, in 2013 to an infection. He had battled a brain […]

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  • The Legacy has been involved in a number of projects over the last year – quite simply due to our amazing supporters and fund raisers. It has been a busy year, with marathons to snooker-thins, play days, pamper days and fashion shows, and we’ve had some amazing donations. We’ve been able to give six brain […]

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  • Some very keen snooker players in Brighton played a 24-hour snookerthon to raise funds for the Legacy! Here they are pictured after the event with their Legacy t-shirts. Very tired, but very proud!

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  • Mike and Pam were delighted to accept a very generous donation from Siemens for £452.

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  • With the moneys raised this year, the Sam White Legacy has been able to send six families to Center Parcs so far. This respite from harrowing treatment is vital for the children undergoing treatment for brain tumours, hence why Clic Sargent offers families the chance, with funding from the Legacy, to take a short break with […]

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