26/09/2018
Dave Burrows, Keith Whitehead, and John Kubale in their skydiving gear

Keith, the flying farmer, takes to the skies

Keith Whitehead, dubbed ‘the flying farmer’, completed a 12,000ft skydive at Swansea airport at the age of 74. He has raised more than £3,000, with donations […]
25/09/2018
A group of men smiling. A few have ukuleles.

Men serve Shepherd’s pie to the tune of Ukuleles

Ladies from the Ceredigion committee put their feet up while the men cooked and served a shepherd’s pie meal, raising £1,322. Stephen Hunt, honorary president of […]
24/09/2018
Rev. Peter Hooper, Leicestershire committee chair Veronica Sutton, and John Stanley

Trustee hosts harvest festival on farm

Trustee John Stanley invited 50 people to his farm in Leicestershire for a harvest festival, which raised £283. John and his wife Pat, who also served […]
21/09/2018
A lone tree in a field

Our work in Yorkshire

R.A.B.I has given out around £188k to farming people in Yorkshire, compared to £124k for the same period last year. These grants were given to 127 […]
19/09/2018
(Left to right) Georgina Lamb, Nikki Quayle and Gillian Potts

Looking for Lots for Farmers’ Charity Auction

Businesses, farmers and the rural community are invited to contribute items to go under the hammer to benefit some of Cumbria’s best-loved charities, including R.A.B.I. For […]
17/09/2018
A silhouette of a man standing in front of a field

Who do we help? It’s people just like you

The nights might be closing in, but you don’t have to feel like the walls are too. We know that for many in farming it’s already […]
14/09/2018
Georgina Lamb and The Countess of Wessex

Royal visit at the Westmorland Show

Sophie, Countess of Wessex, met R.A.B.I staff and supporters at the ever-popular Westmorland Show in Cumbria. The one-day show, held at Crooklands, attracted tens of thousands […]
14/09/2018
Left: Beki Benjamin. Right: The front cover of Dad's Sandwich

Children’s author supporting R.A.B.I with Dad’s Sandwich!

The Adventures of Mo at Butterbee Farm is a series of children’s books written by Beki Benjamin, which follows a mischievous young boy and his exploits […]
13/09/2018
Kate Jones, Sir AP McCoy, and Mary Maud cropped

Sir AP McCoy auctions signed silks for charity

Sir AP McCoy was a guest speaker at Premier Nutrition’s TMS awards ceremony, held in Staffordshire. An auction and a sweepstake at the event raised £3,470 […]
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