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Ross Fripp's Cycling...

Ross Fripp's Cycling Challenge
Ross was a fit and healthy 24 year old when he became sick in November 2014. Suspecting it was just something he'd eaten, he carried on life as normal, but the sickness continued and gradually he developed further symptoms. Following...

Spreading a Little Christmas...

Spreading a Little Christmas Cheer
We're starting to feel a little festive here in the Smile4Wessex Appeals Office with the arrival of our 2018 Christmas Cards and we are really excited to be able to share them with you.  This year we have chosen not just...

Judith and Jeremy's Race...

Judith and Jeremy's Race to the King
We had the pleasure of meeting Judith Murray and Jeremy King this week and were thrilled to be able to show them round the unit, so they could see the projects we have funded from our past appeals and hear about our current...

Ella's Chop for Charity...

Ella's Chop for Charity
12 year old Ella Ashford is preparing to have her gorgeous blonde locks cut off in her fundraising efforts to support Smile4Wessex. This is her own way of thanking the brilliant team here at the Wessex Neurological Centre,...

Waitrose Community Matters

Waitrose Community Matters
If you shop at Waitrose you can nominate Smile4Wessex as your chosen local charity by completing the nomination form found at the Customer Services desk in store. Three good causes receive a share of £1,000...

Smile4Wessex Neuro Open...

Smile4Wessex Neuro Open Day
Our long-awaited Neuro Open Day gave those attending a unique opportunity to see and learn about many of the amazing projects that Smile4Wessex has funded. Following a brief welcome and introduction, visitors were divided...

'Wall of Smiles' Launched

'Wall of Smiles' Launched
We are delighted to announce details of the Smile4Wessex 'Wall of Smiles'. For the full story of this new initiative please click Wall of Smiles  

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Walk the Test Way

Join hundreds of people on this beautiful walk along the Test Way and help raise money for Smile4Wessex. 

The Test Way stretches for 45 miles from Inkpen Beacon to the town of Totton, and this challenge which is organised by the Rotary Club of Romsey Test, offers you a choice of five distance: 5, 8, 11, 16 and 25.5 miles. 
Participants check in at the Crosfield Hall in Romsey and are then transported by coach to their chosen starting point (listed below). All the walks finish at the Romsey Memorial Park.
Start 1: St. Mary Bourne 25.5 miles - leaves Romsey 07.00hrs
Start 2: Wherwell 16 miles - leaves Romsey 08.45hrs
Start 3: Stockbridge 11 miles - leaves Romsey 10.00/10:15hrs
Start 4: Horsebridge 8 miles - leaves Romsey 11.15hrs
Start 5: Mottisfont Church 5 miles - leaves Romsey 12.00hrs
Each walker must pay a non-refundable registration fee towards the transport, paramedic support and administration costs.
Reduced Fee Early Bird Registration is available until June 30th at £9.00 for adults and no charge for those 15 and under. From July 1st, registration is £12.00 for adults and £6.00 for 15 and under. Everyone can take part - under 14's must be accompanied by an adult.
Choose your challenge and register HERE
Please confirm you are "Walking the Test Way" for Smile4Wessex by emailing