TR Goes for the Ultra – 69 Miles in 24 Hours! – Don Lamb, Business Development Manager at TR Newton Aycliffe, will be undertaking an incredible cross-country ultramarathon, running 69 miles in 24 hours from Carlisle to Newcastle-upon-Tyne, raising funds for Waverley Primary School, to be used to build an outdoor learning classroom.
TR is sponsoring Jamie Bedwell, an aspiring 17-year-old triathlete from Uckﬁeld who hopes to be selected for the Olympic Games in the next ten years.
TR Southern Fasteners supports ‘Please Pass the Bread’ food bank – the team in Ireland has donated some racking to the charity, a department of Global Missions Ireland, set up to help deal with the hidden poverty in Cork city.
TR USA was honoured to be a part of the United Way Annual Golf Event in Plymouth, Michigan as an Eagle sponsor, one of only a select few companies associated with the tournament.
TR is proud to be sponsoring the Glasgow Tigers — the West of Scotland’s only professional speedway team and one of only a handful of motosport venues in Scotland.
TR is delighted to be a Corporate Sponsor of Newick Cricket Club, a vibrant village club, with over 200 members, ranging in age from 8 to 80 in East Sussex.
TR is delighted to be sponsoring rising young tennis player, Amelia Devlin, from Heathfield in East Sussex. Amelia started playing tennis when she was four and now aged ten competes regularly at both county and at regional level.
TR Holland sponsors local soccer tournament – Organised by Oldenzaal Rotary the tournament comprises of 315 teams of 7-11 year olds from 6 local schools that play up to 800 games over 2 weeks.
Five adventurous employees from TR Fastenings geared up to scale the UK’s three highest mountains in July, in a bid to raise money for Cancer Research UK.
Remembering a TR Fastenings Colleague with Coffee & Affection – TR Newton Aycliffe recently held a Halloween-themed coffee morning with the proceeds going to Macmillan Cancer Support, in memory of Linda Woodward, a former colleague and Accounts Co-ordinator at TR Fastenings.
“Having read through the challenge brief and the details on the great cause we are raising money for, I just had to put my name forward to support the fantastic work the Douglas Macmillan Hospice does”
TR Treks the Freedom Trail in the Pyrenees mountains. Sean Cushen, Business Development Manager of TR’s Branded Products range, is striding out this September as part of a team of 18 who will be undertaking the famous challenge across the Pyrenees mountains in order to raise £40,000 for the Douglas Macmillan Hospice in North Staffordshire.
TR sponsors local football team – Established in 1982, Uckfield Grasshoppers currently has over 300 members aged 5-16, and provides youngsters with the opportunity of playing football in a safe environment.
TR supports Phil Edwards of Weald Electric Vehicle Technology, designer of an award winning electric-powered drag-race motorcycle that broke the record for the fastest recorded standing-start ¼ mile time in the UK.
On Friday 17 December 2015 the TR Ofﬁce in Scotland wore Christmas Jumpers to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support, Save the Children and Make a Wish.