Bournemouth Marathon 8 October 2017

Ken Adams and friends are supporting us again this year when they run the half marathon. Good luck to them improving their time this year. Also SI Bournemouth is supporting Cementing Futures by manning the hydration station near Bournemouth pier again -thanks to all those planning to help by opening the water, handing it to

Hornblow JOGLE

We are now on day 4 of the JOGLE and Steph and Jono are making good progress from John O’Groats on their way to Lands End  on their tandem raising money for Cementing Futures. They started from Glencoe this morning and are now in Arrochar on the bank of Loch Long. Follow their blog on

Jane and Duncan BBQ

Fingers crossed for fine weather, as Jane and Duncan are holding a BBQ Friday 15 September  to raise funds for Cementing Futures. The Bournemouth SI Club will be out to give support, along with their friends and families. Don ‘t forget your swimsuits as the pool will be open!


It’s not long now and Steph and Jono are hotting up to get started on Saturday September 23.They are both getting quite excited, if not a little nervous at the enormity of the challenge they have set themselves. Bobbie and Liz are also preparing to be the “roadies” and try and give some support along

Summer BBQ

On a wonderful sunny day, a lunchtime BBQ was held by Jane and Duncan Hume at their home in Bournemouth. Guests enjoyed lovely food cooked by Duncan, salads and puddings prepared by Jane as well as a swim and lots of laughter. Thank you to all who helped raise £225

Curry Evening

The Gate of India, Parkstone, Poole, treated us to some wonderful food and provided a very convivial atmosphere in May. Thanks to the generosity of the restaurant £202 was raised to help the children and everyone had a most enjoyable evening. Thank you to the Dhaka Support Group for the organisation and friends for their

Bournemouth Bay Run

Thanks to Ken Adams and Alec Turner for their sponsored run. With the support of his colleagues, friends and Soroptimists they raised £89.90 which is fantastic and will support a child for 9 months. this was the first time Ken has done a sponsored run, so we hope it won’t be the last. Well Done!

Tandem Bike Ride

http://www.thehornblowjogle.com John O’Groats to Land’s End on a tandem….From September 23 2017 for two weeks Stephney and Jono Hornblow – mother and son – are cycling the 894miles to raise funds for Cementing Futures and The British Heart Foundation. Stephney (65) had a health scare last year and has subsequently been in training and lost

Bournemouth Marathon 2016

We will be running a hydration station near Bournemouth pier all day on Sunday 2 October and would love to see our supporters. Over 3000 marathon runners will be hurtling (or staggering!) past, 17miles into their marathon and will need lots of encouragement and plenty of water, handed out by our team of volunteers. This

Sharing Cake

Sharing Cake

When visiting Mohammadpur Literacy Centre the children were given cake as well as their nutritional snack as a special treat.  The children, of their own accord, wrapped the cake in the serviettes to take home to share with their siblings.