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During a busy summer of events, the ‘Boys of 66′ and other sporting heroes helped to raise cash for Lisa’s charity.

Firstly a piece of memorabillia signed by the entire 1966 World Cup Winning Squad was auctioned at a Gala Dinner in aid of Womens Aid. The piece donated by Clive sold for £1500 with the proceeds being split between the two charities.

Following that, the ‘Ossie and Hutch’ Race Day pulled in £2000 for the charity with items donated by many including Lynn Osgood, Clive Wilson, Mick Channon, Chelsea Football Club and many others including Ian Hutchinson’s partner Elaine. Several iconic pieces were auctioned including a signed print of Saints Winning FA Cup Final goal signed by the legendary Peter Osgood himself, a Formula 1 Lewis Hamilton montage, along with a visit to Mick Channons stables also helped raise money for the charities.

The Royal Garden Hotel in London opened the ‘Bobby Moore ‘ Bar for the month of July to recognise the 50th anniversary of England winning the World Cup in 1966. Clive donated a rare piece signed by the whole of the England World Cup Squad. This was sold in a silent auction for £1500 with 50% going to the Bobby Moore Fund and 50% going to The Lisa Wilson Scholarship Fund. The bar was opened by Bobby’s good friend and sports writer Jeff Powell.

The New Forest Marathon and other distance races was sponsored by SES Autoparts Ltd and the Wilson family joined in the event. Ross ran in the 10k event and Kelly, Riley and Aimee ran in the 5k event. Donna and Kelly both has stalls selling their goods. There were over 4000 entries in the various events which took place at the New Forest Showground near Brockenhurst. SES had their own marquee and invited staff, suppliers, and customers to participate in what turned out to be a fantastic family fun-day enjoyed by all. Add to that, over £2000 was donated to the charity by runners, suppliers and customers. Ex Saints and TV pundit Francis Benali started the race ahead of his run for Macmillan Cancer.

Clive with Ex Saints Legend Francis Benali

Clive with Ex Saints Legend Francis Benali

Riley takes a well earned rest after picking up his first medal

Riley takes a well earned rest after picking up his first medal

The SES Marquee

The SES Marquee

Kelly, Riley, and Aimee cross the start line

Kelly, Riley, and Aimee cross the start line

Scott with Trish and the kids,

Scott with Trish and the kids,

Kelly and the kids enjoy the warm up

Kelly and the kids enjoy the warm up

Ross ready to run and Donna with her stand

Ross ready to run and Donna with her stand

The Apec Formula 1 car on the SES stand attracted lots of attention

The Apec Formula 1 car on the SES stand attracted lots of attention

If you would like to donate to the Lisa Wilson Scholarship Fund, please follow the link below.

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It’s not too late to join the fun in the New Forest on September 11th. The New Forest Marathon will be taking place in the New Park Showground in Brockenhurst, along with a half marathon, and 10k and 5k events. On top of this there is a family walk for all ages and a kids run.

But whether you will be running or not, come along and enjoy the day! This will be a great day out with vendors and live music, and Southampton footballer Francis Benali will be starting the race as well as running in the 10k.

If you want to run for charity, you could do so on behalf of The Lisa Wilson Scholarship Fund if you like. To donate, simply go to virginmoneygiving.com

For more information on the marathon and sign-up options, visit www.newforestmarathon.co.uk

Lisa’s parents’ business, SES Autoparts are sponsors of the marathon this year and are offering discounts o family and friends of the charity. For further details please see below.

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SES Discounts

SES are pleased to be able to offer a discount to friends of the charity;

For individuals invited by SES a 10% discount off the non affiliated entrants fee will be applied in the main competitions. You must enter SESRUN at the checkout stage.

For teams entering the SES corporate challenge an 18% discount will be applied. You must enter the code SESTEAMRUN at the checkout stage.

All entries can be made by visiting www.newforestmarathon.co.uk and following the sign up instructions. You will also be able to see more useful information about the event. The team entry needs the information from all four runners before it can be entered. Discounts will be applied at the checkout stage using the codes above.

Feel free to run for fun but we would encourage you to run on behalf of our charity, The Lisa Wilson Scholarship Fund. 

 

 

Lisa, like her dad Clive, was a huge soccer fan. Before she was born, England won the World Cup in 1966. Over the years Clive has collected the signatures of all the England players in the World Cup Squad–22 in total–plus Sir Alf Ramsey, and had them beautifully framed. As a way of celebration of the World Cup win the Royal Garden Hotel in London–where England celebrated their victory–are holding a silent auction of memorabilia to raise funds for the Bobby Moore Cancer Reasearch fund. Clive has donated this piece seen below, with the sale proceeds being equally split between The Bobby Moore fund and The Lisa Wilson Scholarship Fund.

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This really is a one off piece of football memorabilia measuring 45″ x 23′.
Bids can be made and other items for sale can be seen at
http://www.bobbymoorelounge.com/lite-ui/#lots/show/22

The Royal Garden Hotel has opened the Bobby Moore bar for the month of July to celebrate the occasion.

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A collection of Saints 1976 FA Cup memorabilia has been sold on Ebay with the money benefitting the Lisa Wilson Scholarship Fund.

A shirt signed by several of the team including captain Peter Rodrigues and manager Lawrie McMenemy, a programme from the match, and other items were sold along with a print of the winning goal called “All Saints Day”.
The print was signed by the late great Peter Osgood, Lawrie McMenemy, David Peach, Hughie Fisher and man of the match Jim Steele.

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Well after 13 years of fun in the sun we have sold our beautiful Cranchi sports cruiser, Lisathedaddy. Ordered at the Boat Show in 2002 and launched on Lisa’s birthday March 15th 2003, we shipped her to Florida in 2008. So many happy memories and we think over 100 people have enjoyed days out on her; dolphin running, manatee watching, fishing, and drinking. She now moves to a new home on Longboat key where the new owners live.
The new owners kindly donated $1000 to Lisa’s charity when they heard her story.
Happy days everyone, no tears just great memories. Enjoy the photos.

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