Thu 25th Nov – Charity Wine Tasting & Supper – 7pm

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Charity Wine Tasting & Supper

Thursday 25th November, Salisbury Guildhall

Welcome to the INSPIRE Wine Tasting & Supper event, an autumn supper combined with

festive Wine Tasting, generously sponsored by Sovereign Wines and hosted by Charles Steevenson.





The evening will also include:

  • Xmas Wine Raffle. Tickets will be on sale during the drinks reception and at your tables at £2 a ticket. If you are unable to attend you can still purchase raffle tickets: see further Xmas wine raffle information
  • Charity Auction. Donated paintings, including ‘Reflected Trees’ by Joanna Brendon and a magnum of Claret donated by Sovereign Wines.
  • INSPIRE Christmas Cards. Our latest selection of charity Christmas cards will be on sale.  To preview before the night please visit our online shop.
  • Wine Home Orders. For those wishing to purchase wine for Christmas, delivered to your home address, Sovereign Wines will donate 10% of the value of your order to the INSPIRE Foundation.

Tickets are on sale at £35 per person.

To book please email Helen Rooney (with guest names and any dietary requirements) by Friday 12th November:  Tel: 01722 425098

Payment methods:

- via our online shop  (for both entry and raffle tickets)

- by BACS: The INSPIRE Foundation, sort code: 16-00-21, Acc No: 41132035 (quoting ref: wine Tasting 2021)

- by phone: you can call the office and pay by card —01722 425098

- by cheque:  to ‘INSPIRE Foundation’, Spinal Unit, Salisbury District Hospital SP2 8BJ

NB: To purchase raffle tickets on the night please pay with cash. Merchandise and auction payments can be made by cash, cheque or debit card.


Note for Members: the AGM will precede drinks, starting at 6.15pm

Parking:  There are some disabled parking bays in the Market Square.  Otherwise, the nearest car parks are either Brown Street or Salt Lane.  All parking is free after 6pm.  Please note Old George Mall car park shuts at 8pm.


Should you wish to attend this event, unfortunately, we do have to draw your attention to the below Covid guidance:

Although not mandatory, please consider taking a lateral flow test the day before attending the event, you do not need to send us your result but please do not attend if your result is positive. You can order lateral flow test kits free of charge via this link: Order coronavirus (COVID-19) rapid lateral flow tests - GOV.UK (

By accepting this invitation you are confirming that you will adhere to the following:

·                     I will not attend the event if I test positive for COVID-19 within 14 days prior to the event

·                     I will not attend the event if I feel any COVID-19 symptoms. 

·                     If I start to feel unwell during the event I will advise a member of staff and leave the event straight away.

We want to ensure everyone attending our events feel safe in these challenging times. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

















Tue 30th Nov – Market Stall – Salisbury Guildhall Square 9am – 3pm

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Market Stall - Salisbury Guildhall Square

Please support us on Tuesday 30th November at our market stall.  Lots of interesting items for sale including our latest Christmas Cards.

If you would like to volunteer on the day or have any bric-a-brac donations please contact Helen at:

We look forward to hearing from you.



Sun 9th Jan – George Skeates Fun Run/Cycle, Stockbridge

Run or cycle in the George Skeates 34th fundraising event.  All proceeds are donated to the George Skeates Benevolent Fund with beneficiaries including The INSPIRE Foundation, Wessex Heartbeat and Horatio’s Garden. George Skeates, who was a champion sidecar racer suffered a spinal injury in 1985.  He was treated for his spinal injury in Salisbury District Hospital and continues his support of the spinal centre and charities associated with it. In addition, Jeremy Crossman, who now runs the event, added Wessex Heartbeat to the list of beneficiaries after his father passed away from heart disease in 1994.

Date:                     SUNDAY 9 JANUARY 2022

Time:                     09:30 for start at ~10:00

Venue:                   The Town Hall, Stockbridge High Street, Hampshire, SO20 6HE

ENTER BEFORE end November 2021 for discount.

The long course comprises about 8 miles of grassy, rutted and muddy tracks linked with sections of tarmac.  Expect cold, tough, & slippery going with risk of punctures for cyclists.  The short course is about 3 miles of quite flat road & track.  Course directions by Day-Glo arrows.

Please be prepared to display a number allocated at the event.

ADVANCE Entries (by 30 Nov):  Adults – £12.00    Children/Unemployed/Oppressed – £5

To enter, please fill in and return this booking form…..

Click here to download your copy (PDF, 132KB)