The Cause

All the money raised in this event goes to charity. Our main charity is Bloodwise, formerly known as Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research, and it normally receives just over half of what we raise.

The origins of Hook Norton Festival of Fine Ales

In 2019, with your generous donations we managed to raise £21,550 and support 29 local groups and charities!

Here’s a breakdown of all the donations we made from our 2019 festival. 

NameDonation
Bloodwise£12,000
Katherine House £1,500
Thrive£500
Hook Norton website£250
Hook Norton Good neighbours initiative£500
Mermaids£100
Guide Dogs£50
Dogs for Good£500
Movember£300
Banbury Young Homelessness Project£600
St Peters Church, Hook Norton, Bellringers£400
Hook Norton Pre school Playgroup£200
First Responders£400
St Leonards School Learning Experience£300
Friends of Hook Norton Library£200
Matt Hampson Foundation£300
HNCS£150
Alzheimers Society£200
Great Rollright Primary School£200
Neuro ICU Ward, John Radcliffe Hospital£600
Friends Of Hook Norton School£200
Hook Norton Girls Football Club£250
Hook Norton Guides£150
Hooky Players£200
British Heart Foundation£600
CRUK£300
Daisy Garland Charity£100
Hook Norton Garden Club£100
Super Ru£400
Total£21,550