All the money, less costs, raised in this event goes to charity. Our main charity is Blood Cancer UK, formerly known as Bloodwise, and prior to that, as Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research, which normally receives just over half of what we raise.
The origins of Hook Norton Festival of Fine Ales
Sadly, for the first time we were unable to hold the festival in 2020 but we managed a half-sized in September 2021 and we managed to raise £10,500 and support 19 local groups and charities!
Here’s a breakdown of all the donations we made from our 2021 festival.
|Friends Of Hook Norton School||£250|
|Hook Norton Brass Band||£500|
|Sam Pilcher Trust||£250|
|John Ratcliffe ICU||£200|
|Matt Hampson Foundation||£200|
|Cyclists Fighting Cancer||£200|
|Hook Norton Playgroup||£200|
|Hook Norton Players||£200|
|Hook Norton Football Club||£200|
|Hook Norton Tennis Club||£200|
|St Peter’s Church||£200|
|The Fire Service Charity||£200|