Past Events

Passed events and donations

Will RollisonA massive “Thank You” to an amazing young man Will Rollison who has raised an incredible amount of £856 for our Charity.  Will has undertaken a host of different tasks to help Tcharmed, not least being sponsored to shave his entire head and grow a beard and then dye it bright red.  He knew Tiana from birth and was always so kind and gentle with her.  It is wonderful that such a young person is so caring.   Thank you a million times Will from us all at Tcharmed.over £800 raised
JackThanks once again to Jack Free of Jack’s Gallery, Henley on Thames for another donation of £32 for collection money for our Charity.  Always supportive and there for our Charity.£32 Donation
A huge Thank You to Sheila Pehrson for her purchase from Art for Charity and donating a fantastic sum of £155 to Tcharmed.  We are so grateful for these wonderful contributions from friends and loyal supporters. £155 Donation
JackA huge thank you as always to Jack Free for his continuous generous donations to Tcharmed from his Art Exhibitions. He collected £133 on our behalf.  Thank you Jack.£133 raised
Thank you again to Jack Free for his constant support and generous collection for Tcharmed at his recent Jack Vettriano exhibition at Bray.£52 raised
An astonishing amount of £7,172 has been raised by the wonderful members of The Interim Club and donated to Tcharmed.  Thank you Chris Patten and Steve Wright for  championing us and our Charity and thank you to all the brilliant people involved in raising this money.£7172 raised
An astonishing amount of £7,172 has been raised by the wonderful members of The Interim Club and donated to Tcharmed.  Thank you Chris Patten and Steve Wright for  championing us and our Charity and thank you to all the brilliant people involved in raising this money.£7172 raised
Brighton Marathon – April 2013: These fabulous five runners all completed the gruelling course of the Brighton Marathon and have so far raised an astonishing amount of over £3,700 for Tcharmed.  Their effort and generosity is amazing. Thank you wonderful people
Tiana Litten £845
Julian Sutton £1,642
Simon Langley £130
Jo and Steven Chinnappa £1,085
A fabulous evening was had by all on 1st March 2013 at the Gala Dinner and Dance held for Tcharmed to promote Awareness of Mitochondrial Disease.An amazing band (complete with Lindy Hop and Jive dancers), and a superb buffet were served in a magical setting in the gardens of the Hyatt Hotel Dubai.Hosted by breakfast show’s Dubai Studio One’s presenter Tom Urquhart the glamorous evening was filled with laughter and love with supporting family, friends and guests.Organised by the Charities founder Candice Watson and backed by Richard Upshall, owner of OES, it was an unforgettable night, with astonishing prizes donated from far and wide to a worthy cause.
Steve Watson and Richard Upshall
Fontwell Dec 2012

Another great day for our 6th Charity Race Day at Fontwell Racecourse on 11th December 2012 – a Christmas fun day out for our supporters – all courtesy of one of our trustees Steve Jakes.
£616 raised
A total of £616 was raised from our raffle and collection. Our gratitude to the generosity of the Restaurants and Hotels of The Greyhound, La Barca, The Red Lion Hotel and The Inglewood Hotel and our helpers Jack Free and Jerry Copping.
Jane and ChristineWe are so sorry that the New York Marathon was cancelled in November 2012, and our sympathies and thanks go to Jane Wright and Christine Orr for their support. We hope they will be able to have the chance to compete again in the future.

Clare Loughnane

Laura Simpson

£450 raised
Tandem Parachute jump.
Two very brave people jumped to raise money for tcharmed on a very cold morning at the end of October 2012. Thank you so very much Laura and Clare.
Tcharmed is hugely grateful to Steve Wright who completed the gruelling London to Land’s End Great British Bike ride at the end of August 2012.Steve WrightSteve Wright Despite a pulled tendon in his right arm and very stiff legs and being misdirected Steve still made the finish and was selected as one of the Competitors to do the honour lap at Twickenham.£975 raisedBrilliant achievement!
Fantastic job Steve!
The Tiana Honey Watson Fund
5th Charity Raceday
at Fontwell Park
over £800 raisedFontwell 2011Another hugely enjoyable day for racegoers and loyal supporters alike, took place on 6th December, organised by Steve Jakes.The Tiana Honey Watson Handicap Hurdle Race was won by Forest Rhythm and his happy syndicate of owners are pictured with Melanie Free accepting their award.One of the leading owners and patrons of National hunt racing, Mr Andy Stewart made a very generous donation of his prize money of £459 for his horse Watergate, which finished in second place in The Wellpool Building and Maintenance Handicap Steeple Chase. Pictured are Steve Jakes and Leonna Mayor presented the award to the owners of Hunt Ball. Bucket Collections at the end of the day totalled £363.Fontwell Dec 2011Fontwell 2011
Jockeys and Owners go
flat out for Tcharmed
October 2011
They have raised an astonishing amount through sponsorship of in excess of £7,000
£7000 raised
Organised by gorgeous Jockey Leonna Mayor and Racehorse Owner and Tcharmed Trustee Steve Jakes, the following brave members of the racing fraternity risked life and limb to take part in a parachute jump for the Tiana Honey Watson Fund at Beccles Airfield.   Our heartfelt thanks to the following brave people:
Skydive Jumpers

Parachute Jump
Parachute JumpParachute Jump
Parachute Jump
£610 raised
Charlie Cheetham and Conal Mclean’s Wedding – August 2011 Our heartfelt thanks to Charlie and Conal Mclean for their wonderful generosity in supporting Tcharmed and raising the fantastic sum of £610 in donations from family and friends.
£6000 raisedThe incredible sum of £6,000 was raised by Steve Jakes when he was sponsored to stop smoking on 1st October 2010. The generosity of the sponsors was unbelievable and our thanks to each and every one of them. Congratulations and special thanks to Steve for achieving what everyone thought would be impossible.
The T-charmed Charity World Cup Tournament was held on Saturday 5th June 2010 at Chessington and Hook F.C. and raised a wonderful £1,660.

Fantastic weather and a great fun family day out. The tournament of 20 teams 6 a side were all dressed in the kits and colours of the ‘Country’ they were representing and the final was between England and Mexico – resulting in Mexico winning on a penalties.

Huge thanks to all the friends and family who came to support us and who worked so hard for the event.£1660 raised

 Tiana Honey Watson Family day at Fontwell Racecourse – February 2011Families and racegoers enjoyed a fun day of racing at Fontwell Park Racecourse and some lucky people didn’t just win on the horses. With fabulous Raffle prizes of Holidays, Flights, Oil paintings, Garden Planters, Lunch at 3* Restaurant, Morning over gallops and lunch at Fontwell Park, 2 day break in 16th Century Hotel, Framed Team Signed Football Shirts and family days out at Legoland and Paultons Park the Charity raised a grand total of £3,500. A huge thank you to the wonderful Companies and friends who donated such fabulous prizes.£3500 Raised 
FontwellT-charmed 3rd Charity Race Day @ Fontwell Park – 8th December 2009
This annual racing event at Fontwell Park has been going since 2007 and is a fun hospitality day totally sponsored by the generosity of Wellpool Building and Maintenance. Food, drink and choosing the most likely winner figure high on the agenda. The Tiana Honey Watson Memorial Fund raises public awareness by sponsoring Beginners and Handicap Steeplechase and Hurdle Races, with Raceday Programmes and Banners telling the story of Tiana’s fight against Mitochondrial Disease. Toby Watson, Tiana’s big brother has become an expert on judging “Best Turned out Horse” and in congratulating handing the winning Owner when he presents them with their trophy.

Bucket Collections taken on the day have raised over £1,900 for our Charity. Our special thanks go to Steve Jakes of Wellpool, Becky Green, Commercial Manager, Fontwell and the amazing girls and guys who go out in the pouring rain with collection buckets.£1900 raised
Mitochondrial Disease awareness raceday at Fontwell Racecourse attended by family and Trustees of The Tiana Honey Watson Fund – 2008.
Hastings Half Marathon – March 2008.A superb run completed by Charlotte Fennell, Nigel and the wonderful girls from Claremont Nursery School who looked after Tiana with such love. They raised a brilliant £525 for the Tiana Honey Watson Fund.£525 raised
T-charmed Auction Night at the Café Royal – 13th September 2007
An evening of glamour and glitz was the theme at the magnificent Café Royal, Regent Street for T-charmed Gala Dinner and Auction night. Hosted by best selling novelist and tireless charity worker Lord Jeffrey Archer, over 200 elegant guests generously purchased tables for the evening. Jeremy Beadle, Roger Kitter and Steve Furst ensured the guests had an hilarious evening and the incredibly talented singer Pete Ware performed a fantastic range of numbers, from pop, rock, musical theatre and swing, ensuring everyone got on the dance floor.

Steve Jakes, as ever was the organizer of the event and put his heart and soul (and trousers) into making sure the evening was a fantastic success and that as much money as possible was raised for T-charmed. Boy, did he succeed? Both Contributors and Guests efforts totalled an absolutely astonishing amount £63,000, paid for Auction Bids, pledges and Raffle. Our thanks go to all those fabulous people who helped make this such an outstanding success, and particularly we remember Jeremy Beadle who spent his life raising money for Children’s Charities.£63000 raised

Mitochondrial Disease awareness raceday at Fontwell Racecourse attended by family and Trustees of The Tiana Honey Watson Fund – 2007.
Clairvoyant Evening Claremont School – 23rd June 2007
A fascinating and mysterious evening with the famous lecturer and medium Andrew Woodley was held at Claremont School. All seats were fully sold out and Andrew delivered his own spiritual experiences and engaged with various members of the public in very enjoyable and entertaining way. Money raised on the evening totalled over £1,200. Our thanks to everyone who purchased a ticket, Andrew and Claremont School for providing the venue for the Tiana Honey Watson Fund.£1200 raised
Karen WattsKaren Watts ran in the Swindon Half Marathon – 15th October 2006
Congratulations and many thanks to Karen Watts who completed the Swindon Half Marathon on Sunday 15th October 2006 raising £720.00 for The Tiana Honey Watson Fund.

Many thanks also to Laura Hind who completed the Hastings Half Marathon on Sunday 11th March 2006 and raised £100.00£820 raised
Charity Seaside Special – 18th July 2006
A fabulous show arranged by Wendy and Steve Furst and hosted by Steve’s alter image “Showbiz Legend Lenny Beige” at the White Rock Theatre Hastings. Star Performers included Rob Brydon, Ruby Wax, Marcus Brigstocke, Dom Joly, Steve Coogan, Chas ‘n Dave, Erin O’Conner and many, many more fantastic and generous celebrites and entertainers. An amazing £30,000 was raised on the night via Auction Lots and Raffle Prizes and we were incredibly grateful to divide this amount with The Louis Barclay Children’s Garden and to receive a cheque £15,000 for the Tiana Honey Watson Fund.MERIDIAN NEWS FEATURE ABOUT THE SHOW£30000 raised
Tcharmed is delighted to thank Mr Hatem Abbas Ghazzawi for his incredibly generous donation to our Charity.  Thank you Sir – it means so much to us and to the families whose children suffer with incurable Metabolic Diseases.£2500 Donation
Richard UpshallThis amazing sum has been donated by one of our greatest friends Richard Upshall including a donation from John and Jan Upshall.  Richard, owner of OES has consistently helped and supported Tcharmed throughout the years and we cannot express our gratitude enough.  Thank you the lovely Upshalls.£4244 Donation
£2000 DonationTrustees Melanie Free and Steven Watson receiving the generous donation of £2,000 in August 2010 from The Hilton in the Community Foundation. Tcharmed are proud and delighted to have the support of the Hilton Group.
£75.60 Donation
£75.60 has been donated from the ontoawinner team.  Thanks so much Steph and Chris for supporting us.
£125 Donation£125 has been donated by our lovely neighbours theHills family and Angus.  Thank you so much for your support and kindness.£1000 Donation
£1,000 Donation from Dee Swift January 2014. Thank you for your incredibly generous donation Dee – it means a great deal to us.
£5000 Donation
From a fabulous lady who wishes to remain anonymous. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. November 2012:
£479 Donation C
hampneys Charitable Foundation Donation
  Our warmest thanks to the Champneys Charitable Foundation for their very generous donation of £479 to our Fund. Sept 2011.
£557 DonationThames Wharf Charity Donation Our tremendous thanks to the Thames Wharf Charity for their generous donation of £557. May 2011