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Latest FOSSC events

Find out what events our Friends of Shooting Star Chase groups have coming up.  

All our Friends groups are always on the look out for new members but we have had a particular requests from Epsom and Chessington and the Croydon  Group. Please contact Melanie or Taryn for more details on 01932 823100.

Key dates for your diary

The next meeting of the volunteer forum will take place in the evening of Monday, 3 July.

Volunteers needed

Please contact Taryn Davidson at or on 01932 823100 if you are able to help with any of the requests below.

Sunday, 7 May, Ockham Veterans versus Chelsea Old Boys Charity Football Match, Woking Football Club, The Laithwaite Community Stadium, Kingfield, Woking, Gu22 9AA 1230 to 1800, Taking payment for tickets, bucket collecting, selling merchandise and raffle tickets.  You get to see the match and we need as many volunteers as possible.

Sunday, 7 MayTryCycle Twickenham,  Diamond Jubilee Gardens, The Embankment, TW1 3SU  1230 to 1500  and 1500 to 1730  Helping with setting up and running the biscuit decorating stand and packing it away at the end of the day.

Friday, 12, May and Saturday, 13 May, Guildford Wine Festival, Guildford Cathedral, GU2 7UP, Checking tickets, helping with raffle and serving drinks.   Friday 1900 to 2300, Saturday 1200 to 1600 and 1900 to 2300.   Ten volunteers needed for each time slot.

Sunday, 14 May , Jack and Jill School May Fair on Twickenham Green  1000-1330 or 1330-1730 This is a lovely busy child orientated fair, filled with local families.  Volunteers will help on our stall with a Lucky Dip and selling merchandise

Sunday, 4 June, Sunrise Walk, Ham House, Hampton Court/Richmond Area.  0500 to 0800, 0600 to 1100 Helping with registration, refreshment and particularly marshalling along the route, and 0800 to 1000 and 1000 to 1200 helping with the Picinic on the tombola, with the lawn games and selling merchandise. We need as many volunteers as possible!

Sunday,  25 June ,  Classic Car Show, Bushy Park (close to the Diana Fountain) 1100 to 1300, 1300 to 1500, 1500 to 1700   Selling raffle tickets, bucket collecting, helping on stall, helping with setting up and closing down.

Tuesday, 4 July, Summer Charity Concert, Guildford Baptist Church, Millmead, Guildford GU2 4AZ, 1300 to 1700.  Bucket collecting, serving refreshments, and selling merchandise.  We also need home-baked cakes for this event.  Please label if they contain nuts.


We are also looking for collectors particularly in the following areas:  Crawley.   The role includes collecting full cans and replace with new cans in businesses local to these areas. If you might be available please contact Lucy Buckley in the Supporter Care Services team 01932 823115 or email

Thank you!

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