Kent County Cricket Club has awarded 'Treddy' a Testimonial in 2017 which will feature many fantastic events to raise money for James and his chosen charities. Details of all these events and more can be found below.
Charity Cycle RideFolkestone CC > Brookland CC > Folkestone CC
The Kent Cricket Development Trust has joined forces with Treddy to raise funds for Crohns & Colitis UK, The PCA Benevolent Fund and the Kent Cricket Development Trust. They are organising The James Tredwell Testimonial Charity Cycle Ride on Friday 2nd June. Why not join us and enjoy a 50 mile ride around Treddy’s cricketing roots? James will be joined by Matt Walker and a number of other Kent Cricketers (past and present) to pedal a 50 miles route taking in Treddy’s cricketing roots. Starting at Folkestone CC the ride will make its way to Brookland CC where they will stop for lunch and refreshments. They will then return to Folkestone for a BBQ and evening of entertainment.
Herberts Cycles of Whitstable have donated a bike to Treddy for the event as well as cycling kit. The Kent Cricket Development Trust will be raffling this bike which will be drawn at the end of the cycle ride on 2nd June.
Gravesend CC T20 DayGravesend CC, The Bat & Ball Ground, Wrotham Rd, Gravesend DA11 0QP
Enjoy a day of T20 cricket as a team of Kent's past, present and future players take on Gravesend CC's finest.
The day includes a curry lunch, auction, raffle in a marquee on the ground.
Folkestone CC Summer BallThree Hills Sports Park, Cheriton Road, Folkestone, Kent CT19 5JU
Folkestone CC, Treddy's home club where it all began, are hosting a summer ball at Three Hills Sports Park. Enjoy drinks, canapés and dinner followed by live comedy and a fantastic auction. All with your host, David Fulton
This promises to be a fantastic evening comprising of plenty of laughs, good food and fundraising for great causes.
Order and pay for your tickets here.
Shepherd Neame Brewery DinnerShepherd Neame, Visitor Centre, 11 Court Street, Faversham ME13 7AX
Shepherd Neame are kindly sponsoring a dinner for Treddy's Benefit Year. Come and enjoy a great evening in the depths of Britain’s Oldest Brewer.
Hosted by David Fulton. The evening will begin with a brewery tour followed by dinner then a Q&A with 'Treddy's Stumpers' featuring wicket keepers Treddy has played with over his career including Geraint Jones, Sam Billings and Adam Rouse.
Shoot and BlastGreenfields Shooting Grounds, Sturry Hill, Sturry, Canterbury, CT2 0NG
A sporting day with George Digweed MBE (multi-World and European English sport shooter clay-shooting Champion) on Friday 11 August 2017.
Meet at Greenfields shooting ground in Canterbury for BBQ lunch. Afternoon of clays for teams of 4 with an exciting flush sequence at the end. Afterwards leave for the St.Lawrence ground where all competitors will have hospitality in a designated marquee whist Kent tough it out in a T20 group game vs Hampshire in part of the Canterbury festival week.
Sandwich 8 a-sideSandwich Cricket Club, The Butts, Strand Street, Sandwich, Kent CT13
Sandwich CC host a fun day of cricket in an 8 a-side competition on Tuesday of their cricket week which will last the day with food, beer, entertainment etc.
Kent on a plate (and in a glass)Kent County Cricket Club, The Spitfire Ground, St Lawrence Ground, Old Dover Rd, Canterbury CT1 3NZ
A fine dining experience at The St Lawrence Ground Canterbury Home of Kent County Cricket Club to celebrate things produced in Kent. Wines, Gin, Beer and Cider will all supplement a 4 course meal consisting of fish, beef, fruit, veg and cheese all sourced from the Garden of England. The menu will be devised and cooked by award winning chef Ricky Smith currently resident at the Brasserie at the Lodge at Princes Golf Club.
End of season DinnerGrange St.Paul’s Hotel, 10 Godliman Street, London, EC4V 5AJ
Join Treddy at The Grange St Pauls on the 18th October for his Marquee event. A fine 3 course meal with sporting questions with a pre Ashes feel.
Special guests include Michael Vaughan, Graeme Swann, Eoin Morgan and Robert Key.
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