|Blandford RFC took on it's annual Charity challenge in
support of the Breathe on uk, With good weather and support from club members
Team mangers Sylvia Fife (Raggy Dolls) and Angus Rodger (Mrs Doubtfires Select
XV) started this years event in good style. Angus said that his team had spent
much of their game preparation in finding the most revealing frock and
available make up from local traders. While Sylvia's team have spent a number
of Sundays training and look in tip top condition.
View photos of the
Mrs. Victoria Townsend (Chief Executive) of the Charity presented
the players and club with a commemorative certificate at the end of the match.
View other events from other years:
"Breathe On UK" is a
charity which specifically helps families with children on long-term
ventilation (LTV). It is estimated that 600 children in the UK have this
condition and that this is growing at 15% per annum. The charity was
established by Victoria Townsend in 2004 who is now the CEO of the
organisation. She has a son William who has been on LTV for 7 years. Her family
has experienced most of the problems that any family will encounter and she has
now brought together a number of parents and medical advisor to help families
come to terms with this life-changing experience.