2013 Past Events


8 March 2013Network SHE Awards £2200 RAISED, Thank you!

The Network SHE Awards are the platform to celebrate the success of women. Thanks for all your support! Venue Cymru, Llandudno

13 April 2013The Wiston House Extravaganza £10,570 RAISED, Thank you!

Black Tie event, Live Music, Evening Meal, Live Auction – £75 pp Wiston House, Steyning, West Sussex BN44 3DZ

5 May 2013 2pmMusic Festival and Hog Roast £419.98 RAISED, Thank you!

Artist / bands including: Screaming Citizens, 2 sick Steve’s, Zoe & Esther, Storyville mob, Ceri, Ending the evening with a bang “Back Scratch“. We will be proudly displaying our boat that we will be rowing across the Atlantic in. Come and see the boat, listen to some great local music and support our Atlantic attempt – Hog roast 2pm to 6pm. The Gladstone Pub, Dwygyfylchi

6 May 2013Rowledge BBQ and Cricket Tournament £1791.00 RAISED, Thank you!

BBQ and six a side cricket tournament! Rowledge Cricket Club

7 May 2013The Journey – Network She £240.00 RAISED, Thank you!

Ed has been invited to speak at this Network She event that features guest speakers and networking opportunities for business men and women from across the region. Ed will be talking about preparing for the journey of his life; rowing across the Atlantic with friend Nick Rees to raise funds for Breakthrough Breast Cancer.
Conwy Business Centre, Junction Way, Llandudno Junction, Conwy, LL31 9XX

27 May 2013Finghall Barrel Push & Village Fete £1500 – Thank you very much!

1 June 2013Breakthrough Atlantic Party @Plas Menai £3202 raised, Thank you!

Live Music, Caribbean BBQ, Great Raffle Prizes – £15pp
Get yourself a ticket for the Breakthrough Atlantic Party on June 1st @ Plas Menai National Watersports Centre. Meet Nick, Ellen, Ed and Nicola and the amazing boat that will get the lads to Antigua. Enjoy a fantastic Caribbean BBQ prepared by Plas Menai top chef Tony Bee and his brilliant assistants! There will be live music from the amazing Wee Bag Band who will have you dancing all night! All this for just £15 – Kids don’t need a ticket but we will be leaving ours tucked up in bed so we can relax and enjoy the night with all our friends!.
For information on how to get a ticket and BBQ menu download this PDF

Plas Menai National Watersports Centre

14 June 2013Girls Night Out: Cocktails and canapés! SOLD OUT!

What better recipe for a Friday night than cocktails, canapés and a whole evening catching up with your friends? We’re even throwing in a boogie too!

Breakthrough Atlantic are hosting all of the above at Farnham Rugby Club, on Friday 14th June 2013, kicking off at 7.45pm. A ticket is just £20, with lots thrown in… all the profits are going to fight breast cancer.

Cocktail (with or without alcohol) on arrival, canapés and nibbles to start you off, and then demonstrations and the chance to turn your hand to making some gorgeous canapés. We’ll then have more cocktails, more eating, some sweet surprises for sale courtesy of Farnham cocktail specialists ‘Over Ice‘, and a dance-floor just waiting for you to boogie on it…… And just in case you can’t remember what you learn, we’ll give you a recipe booklet to take home.

For tickets/info email breakthrough.tickets@yahoo.co.uk Farnham Rugby Club, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 9ND

24 – 28 July 2013All Wales Boat Show

The All Wales Boat Show is a celebratory festival of all water-based activities and is unique to the Region with a catchment area that covers not only all of Wales but also the North West, Isle of Man, West Midlands and Ireland. Come and meet Nick and Ed and have a look around the Atlantic Rowing boat! Conwy Quay Marina

8 August 2013Kids Fun Day on Rowledge Recreation Ground

Fun and games for the summer holidays: £5 per child, adults and under 2s go free. Bring your own picnic. Traditional sports day races to take part in, rounders, treasure hunt, bouncy castle*, tennis lessons*, dance, crafts, tea and cakes, handstand contest and much much more. Prizes to be won. Everyone welcome. Tickets will be available soon!
* An extra charge will apply.
Rowledge Recreation Ground Thursday 8 August from 11am till mid-afternoon

23 – 25 August 2013Land & Sea Weekend Penwythnos Môr a Mynydd

Celebrate our local produce, music and dance. Among the events taking place over the weekend (indoors and outdoors) – you can meet Ed Curtis, who is going to row 3000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean this December in aid of Breakthrough Breast Cancer. Ed and his 24ft Atlantic rowing boat will be on the dock for you to look around.
Dathlu ein cynnyrch lleol, cerddoriaeth a dawns. Ymysg y digwyddiadau y tu mewn a’r tu allan i Galeri dros y penwythnos, bydd cyfle unigryw i gefnogi antur arwrol Ed Curtis, fydd yn rhwyfo 3000 o filltiroedd ar draws Môr yr Iwerydd yn mis Rhagfyr i godi arian at Cancr y Fron. Bydd y cwch 24 troedfedd yn cael ei arddangos ar y Doc tu allan i Galeri gan roi cyfle i blant ei gweld ac i ddringo arni.

Galeri, Caernarfon

31 August 2013Quiz Night

Fun quiz night with a nautical theme. Raffle prizes kindly provided by local businesses in Bedale Tickets cost just £10 per person incl supper (£5 per ticket going to the Charity Break Through Breast Cancer). Join us for what promises to be a fun and entertaining evening. Tickets from Chris & Margaret Griffiths 01677 422632 The Buck Inn, Thornton Watlass

7 September 2013ARE YOU GAME? Poker & Games Night £1093.00 raised, Thank you!

Main event: Texas hold’em poker tournament with a jeroboam of champagne for the winner. All welcome – any level of experience – free ‘introduction to poker’ sessions to be held during the summer.
Saturday 7th September, 7.30pm till late.
Tickets £15 in advance, includes food. Cash bar. Also Scalextric, table footie, darts, Subbuteo, games consoles… general banter. Optional ‘Vegas’ dress code.
Don’t worry, you won’t have to re-mortgage, you’ll get ‘chips’ in your ticket price and you stand to win an awesome prize. Contact Matt Porter on 07530 068077 or email breakthrough.tickets@yahoo.co.uk
Rowledge Village Hall

22 September 2013Mixed Open Tennis Tournament £780 raised, Thank you!

£15 p/h Storrington Tennis Club, West Sussex

28 September 2013‘80s Disco at Rowledge Village Hall £1,151 raised, Thank you!

Dust down your disco ball for a night of leg warmers, pixie boots ra-ra skirts and tight trousers at Rowledge Village Hall. There will be a bar, classic 80’s music and more… Tickets available soon! Rowledge Village Hall

16 October 2013“Row for Jo” – Ladies Charity Lunch at Bodnant Welsh Food £302.50 raised, Thank you!

On 19th July Network She lost a great friend and supporter when beautiful Jo Jones lost her battle with breast cancer. In memory of Jo and other lovely ladies like her you have lost, Network She is hosting a Ladies Charity Lunch at Bodnant Welsh Food. Join us to celebrate life and meet Ed Curtis, who along with his friend Nick Rees will be rowing the Atlantic later this year to raise much needed funds for Breakthrough Breast Cancer. For us they are going to “Row for Jo” As for Nick and Ed they were inspired to row after Nick’s wife Ellen was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 at the age of 33.

Tickets are £20 for Network She members and £25 for non members with complimentary goody bag for all. Promotional opportunities are available for bookings of tables of ten. To book your tickets please contact Ruth on 0845 0095081 or email ruth@networkshe.co.uk Simply GO Networking – Deeside The Hayloft Restaurant Bodnant Welsh Food, Furnace Farm, Tal y Cafn, Conwy , LL28 5RP, United Kingdom

4 November 2013New England Seafood hosts:
A night of “Treats, Eats and Feats” at Fishmongers Hall £38,000 raised, Thank you!

As well as being held at a fantastic venue, the evening promises some amazing food prepared by award winning chef Stephen Pini who will be catering for all the guests on the evening. The invitees will include leading figures from across the food industry as well as some special guests to make for an event unlike any other. This unique event will be held at the historic Fishmongers Hall by London Bridge