We are so pleased to see the wellington boots kindly donated by Joules for our world record attempt at the 2016 Show go to such a worthy cause!
Thank you to Sal's Shoes for distributing the boots for us! ...
Finding new feet in Syria** Good companies doing good things **The New Forest and Hampshire Show attempted to break a world record at the 2016 Show which took place in Brockenhurst, Hampshire for ‘The Most Wellington Boots Thrown Simultaneously’. For the World Record attempt, www.joules.com kindly donated 500 pairs of wellington boots for participants to use. Despite being unsuccessful at
breaking the world record, we were delighted to be donated the boots in May of this year. Today they started finding their new feet with www.samarasaidappeal.org in Syria at an informal camp where people having fled Aleppo have now set up makeshift homes. Many of them were barefoot or in broken flip flops and winter is rapidly approaching.Alongside the boots, slippers and umbrellas generously donated to us by www.thehari.com [following a rebrand] were also distributed 👣 yesterday saw heavy rain and thunderstorms in this area
New Forest commoners and organisations are appealing to local drivers to slow down as the clocks go back. Please #add3minutes to your commute to help prevent the usual huge rise in animal deaths as darkness falls.Nearly 100 free-roaming animals were killed or injured in the New Forest last year.Help us spread the word by sharing this post, using the hashtag and taking your time this winter.Full info: ow.ly/73ad30g4koSShared Forest Hampshire Constabulary Forestry Commission Woods and Forests