Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen are delighted to announce their year-long partnership with Wessex Cancer Trust. Throughout the year they will be supporting us with various initiatives, as well as raising awareness about the difference that we make here in the South of England.

Just 90 minutes from London, a short walk from the beach and on the edge of the New Forest National Park, Chewton Glen is a true English original. With an award-winning spa, 9-hole golf course, James Martin cookery school and two restaurants amongst the 130-acre estate, it’s a seamless retreat where you can relax as hard as you like. Don’t forget the globally recognised Treehouses to add to a list full of surprises!

QuoStar

Founded in 2005, Quostar currently offers a wide range of strategic business and technical IT consulting services. Quostar COO James Stelfox says:

“As a company we wanted to support a local charity and for us Wessex Cancer Trust was an obvious choice. Cancer is an awful disease which affects so many people at some point in their lifetime, so we’re very proud to support a charity which does so much fantastic work in the local community, providing support not only to those affected but their loved ones as well.

It’s been a pleasure to support Wessex Cancer Trust over the past six years, from sponsoring their highly-enjoyable Air Show Hospitality Day to raising funds at our annual Christmas Charity Lunch, and we will continue to raise funds and raise awareness of the incredible job the Trust does.”

Irwin Mitchell

Irwin Mitchell has been proud lead sponsors of our flagship fundraising event ‘Walk for Hope’ since its launch in 2017.

Irwin Mitchell is the largest ‘full service’ law firm with 14 offices in the UK. The firm employs over 2500 staff, with 239 members and partners. In 2015, Irwin Mitchell merged with Thomas Eggar, a leading law firm based in the South of England. This led to the formation of a £250m turnover firm, the 11th largest in the UK.

Since 1912 Irwin Mitchell has helped over 1 million clients with their legal needs and continues to help thousands of people every year. IM have experts in everything from personal injury and family law to real estate and corporate law.

Hovertravel

Hovertravel provides the fastest Isle of Wight ferry route across the Solent and is the world’s only year-round passenger hovercraft service. Their passenger ferry service takes you directly to the shore at Southsea or Ryde in just 10 minutes. As well as providing discounted travel fares for NHS patients travelling to hospital appointments on the mainland, Hovertravel is an ongoing supporter of Wessex Cancer Trust, donating a percentage of ticket sales on a regular basis.

“We appreciate that many of our passengers travel for fun, but we also understand many customers need to travel for medical reasons. Hovertravel is proud of our long relationship with Wessex Cancer Trust and their essential link from our Southsea terminal to hospitals in Portsmouth. We have facilitated fundraising for the Daisy Bus and developed special fares for patients travelling with us. We strongly believe that supporting such community initiatives is an important part of being a responsible business and we look forward to helping Wessex Cancer Trust in the future.”

HWB Accountants

One of the leading firms of chartered accountants in Southampton HWB are renowned as quality business advisers with a commercial edge. Industry-leading accounting and taxation advice is delivered through a wide range of bespoke advisory services. Specialist company and personal tax planning, corporate finance, payroll, human resources, IT and strategic development.

HWB is looking to hold an event for Wessex Cancer Trust as well as staff fundraising, volunteering and getting involved in our own events.

Wildern School

Following a school vote, Wessex Cancer Trust was unanimously chosen as the charity to support as it is a local charity and everyone at the school knows someone who has been affected by cancer, so it’s a cause close their hearts.

Pupils designed Wessex Cancer Trust’s 2021 Christmas e-card and future fundraising for 2022 includes Acts of Kindness and non-uniform days.

Open Gi

Providers of software for the insurance industry in the UK and Ireland. Wessex Cancer Trust was nominated a their chosen charity for 2020 and it was extended into 2021 due to the pandemic.

Open Gi are supporting us through ongoing staff fundraising and a member of staff took part in the London Marathon for Wessex Cancer Trust.

Talon Outdoor

After supporting a member of staff’s family, Wessex Cancer Trust was nominated as their Charity of the Year 2022.

Talon Outdoor is an independent team of experts that take your outdoor campaigns to the next level with smart, data driven planning, in-house technology and unforgettable creativity.

We’re small, creative and commercially minded with the ability to shape a partnership that suits you and your business.
If you’re interested in working together, please contact our Fundraising and Events Team
Email: fundraising@wessexcancer.org.uk
Telephone: 023 8067 2200