2010, the nominated Festival charity was
who are based in Newick and exist to provide
support and improvement to people affected
by an acquired brain injury. More details
are available from their website.
Update 16th July 2010:
Headway, this year’s festival charity,
based in Newick, raised an extraordinary
£1,500: £951 was collected in
unused tokens, and the Headway team collected
another £316.60 in cash. A special
"Thank You" to the Kissingate
Brewery, who donated a barrel of their excellent
First Kiss, which raised another £200.
The rest was rounded up by the Festival.
The picture below shows Ingrid Sharp, newly
elected organiser for next year, with Gerry
Harris from Headway at the Brighton &
South Downs Beer and Cider Festival held
at Lewes, where the cheque was handed over.