Events

WRAS will be officially launching its replacement Veterinary Ambulance on Tuesday 6th June 2017 at 7pm in the park next to Decoy Pond Hampden Park (near the cafe). Young Ben Sherlock who has raised money for the Ambulance and Atlantic Rower Daryl Farmer two of the sponsors will be presenting the key to WRAS's Trevor Weeks. Please feel free to come along and meet us and see the new vehicle.

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Congratulations Daryl Farmer for completing his Solo Atlantic crossing. What an amazing achievement. We are so proud to be associated with Daryl Farmer and he is a legend! A big thank you to his partner Sabine Grainger, her daughter Ellie and WRAS's Chris Riddington for all their hard work behind the scenes helping to raise money and for all the updates and information throughout.

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Thank you to everyone for their support on Sunday with the Eastbourne Half Marathon.

It was a very difficult day. I woke not feeling well and from 6am in the morning spent most of my time in the bathroom! Not wanting to let anyone down I managed to pull myself together and headed to Eastbourne.  I met up with my colleague Chris and his partner Laura who gave us a lift to the start. The weather was terrible but as we approached the start time it cleared up.

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A 42 year old man from Forest Row in East Sussex who is so passionate about raising money for a local animal charity he will be spending Christmas away from his family!

Alone at sea for 90 days Daryl Farmer will be raising money for East Sussex Wildlife Rescue & Ambulance Service (WRAS), rowing over 3000 miles solo from La Gomera to Antigua starting on Wednesday 14th December 2016. He will be one of 12 boats undertaking the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge and he will be one of only four soloists!

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Thank you Stephen Lloyd for opening our brand new charity shop with Trevor Weeks on Saturday morning. The ribbon has now been cut and the shop is officially open. Thank to everyone that came along and shared cake and nibbles with us and picked up a bargain. Thank you to everyone who baked some fantastic cakes and brought in drinks and bits, the cheese straws were amazing!

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WRAS is has opened a Charity Shop in Eastbourne to help raise funds to keep the charity running and saving the lives of thousands of animals every year.

The shop which is at 192 Terminus Road, Eastbourne on the pedestrian section near T J Hughes, will be officially opened by former MP Stephen Lloyd and WRAS founder Trevor Weeks MBE at 10:30am.

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People across East Sussex are being encouraged to find out more about one of the countries most loved creatures during a national awareness week on Hedgehogs.

The national Hedgehog Awareness Week runs from 1st May to 7th May 2016. Local charity East Sussex Wildlife Rescue & Ambulance Service (WRAS) are inviting people to come and visit their educational trailer:

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