2017 Town vs Gown

Lasts year’s quiz was so popular that we have decided to do it all again. This year, to ring the changes, the format is slightly different; we are also holding an auction – with lots of fantastic prizes. This will be hosted by local auctioneer Jonathan Humbert which should prove to be extremely entertaining. As…

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Case Study 3

Client is in her mid 50’s with long term health problems. She is a social tenant and a victim of domestic violence. Client had been turned down for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and needed help with an appeal. Client very distressed with loss of income, which has contributed towards her falling into rent arrears. Adviser helped…

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Case Study 2

Client is from Czech Republic. She has been here for 15 years and worked for 13 of these paying NI and tax.  She was living with her partner who was in full time work.  Two years ago she had a baby, during this time she was supported by her partner and did not claim benefits.  Her…

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Case Study 1

Client is a female, lone parent aged 34.  She has 3 daughters, two still living at home.  She is a carer for her youngest daughter who is in receipt of DLA.   She lives in private rented accommodation and receives Housing Benefit, Council Tax Benefit and Income Support.  We helped the client to claim Carers Allowance, and…

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Stowe Bridge Fundraiser

Our latest fundraising event was a charity bridge day at Stowe. We raised £3,500 and it proved so popular that we may repeat it. The day included morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea. There was also the opportunity for guests to visit the Discovery Centre as well as the chance to see the Egyptian room…

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Bridge Event at Stowe

This event proved a tremendous success, raising over £3,500 as well as being an enjoyable day. Guests not only had a tutorial session in the morning and a competition in the afternoon, but visited the Discovery Centre and the Egyptian room and the Temple room. Morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea was included and prizes…

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Town vs Gown Results!

Cliff-hanger finish to Town v Gown quiz chaired by John Bercow MP The Town team defeated the Gown team 56-55 in an exciting contest witnessed by a large audience at the Lillingstone Trust’s Discovery Centre at the Royal Latin School on Friday 25th November. Afterwards, 2016 BBC Mastermind Alan Heath, who lives in Buckingham and,…

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Town VS Gown Quiz

FRIDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 2016 This event is to be held at the Discovery Centre at the Royal Latin School. There will be two teams; one representing the town, including the school, and the other from the University. John Bercow has agreed to be the quizmaster and Alan Heath, this year’s Mastermind champion and Buckingham resident,…

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