Tag Archives: Macmillan

2017 Annual Sale Day

2017 Annual Sale Day

The Bramble Babes are busy getting ready for  our annual stash-building fabric sale which takes place on Tuesday, 14 February 2017! If you love patchwork and quilting fabrics, this is your chance to come and choose from deals galore, including quality discounted craft fabrics from all your favourite design houses, including Moda, Makower, Hoffman, FreeSpirit, Lewis & Irene, Dashwood Studio and more, plus discounts… Continue Reading

June Exhibition Results

June Exhibition Results

Once again our visitors and customers have raised over £1500 for Macmillan Cancer Support (adding it to our grand total of more than £100k) during our recent exhibitions, The Mystery Revealed and Antique & Heritage Quilt Week. Thank you all for your generosity, and we sincerely hope that these funds will help support many families struggling with the difficulties… Continue Reading

We’ve raised £100,000+ for Macmillan Cancer Support!

We’ve raised £100,000+ for Macmillan Cancer Support!

Our local Macmillan fundraising managers visited today and presented us with this certificate confirming that The Bramble Patch has raised a total of £103,842.91 for Macmillan Cancer Support to date. (That’s not including the contributions from our recent and current exhibitions – The Mystery Revealed/On The Edge and Antique & Heritage Quilt Week.) We think that’s pretty… Continue Reading

25 September 2015 : World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

25 September 2015 : World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

YOU ARE INVITED! With our new Conservatory Coffee Shop now up and running, we’d like to invite you to join us for the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning event to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support. This is the perfect chance to catch up over a cuppa and a slice of something delicious for a great cause. (It’s… Continue Reading

Strawberries & Cream : the results

Strawberries & Cream : the results

We had a week of almost perfect weather for Strawberries & Cream this year, and lots of visitors came to enjoy the exhibitions and refreshments… it was lovely to see you all! As always, the most important result was the funds we are able to donate to Macmillan Cancer Support – they will be receiving another… Continue Reading

5 – 19 April 2014 : Easter Exhibitions

5 – 19 April 2014 : Easter Exhibitions

We’re getting ready to set up for our Easter Exhibitions, which open this Saturday, featuring work by Gillian Travis and the members of the Independent Creative Explorers (ICE). Gillian’s exhibition is called Journeys in Stitch while the ICE exhibition is entitled Taking the Rough with the Smooth. Refreshments as usual in the tea room with proceeds… Continue Reading

Charity updates, the new Fat Quarter and shop news

Charity updates, the new Fat Quarter and shop news

Snippets is a regular post series where we round up lots of little bits and pieces about what’s hot, what’s happening, what’s new and what’s next. This time we’ve an update on our charity activities as well as our new Fat Quarter workshops list and other shop news. Project Linus and Macmillan news As you… Continue Reading

Another £1500 raised for Macmillan Cancer Support

Another £1500 raised for Macmillan Cancer Support

We had another great response to our Summer Showcase and Open Studios season this year, with visitors from around the UK and abroad, including coach groups, keen to see the exhibition and do a little fabric shopping. The quilts and wall hangings on display made by Jan Hassard, Stephanie Redfern and Hilary Beattie were much admired… Continue Reading