2018 Charity Calendar

Our 2018 Superstar Pooches Charity Calendars are here & selling in local shops thorough out December. They feature some lovely local Pooches who won a competition we did via Village Eye Magazine and they also included 12 Fantastic vouchers from our monthly page local business sponsors for you to enjoy and use each month. We only have a limited supply & they are £15 each. With proceeds going to us so we can grant more wishes next year. You can buy them from these 10 locations: Wellers The Fruit Shop in Burghfield Nisa Post Office in Burghfield Tadley Pet Store in Tadley Marshalls Pet Shop in Burghfield Warings Bakery in Burghfield Rachel’s Boutique in Mortimer Digifocus Studio in Mortimer Baobab Cafe in Mortimer Dads Shop in Mortimer Groom Studio at Amers Farm We would like to say a big thank you to the following people for all their support and involvement in this fundraising project: Jack Chen the talented Photographer from www.digifocus.co.uk Hellen from www.villageeye.co.uk Our 12 monthly business page sponsors and the 10 local Shop stockists for selling the calendars. Finally thank you to all of the Pooches & their... read more

2018 Charity Calendar on Sale now, with proceeds going to us!

We’ve created a special ‘Superstar Pooches’ 2018 Charity Calendar with local Pooches who all had a professional photo shoot with the talented photographer Jack Chen from www.digifocus.co.uk Preorder price for the calendar is just £12 it will make a great Christmas present! Special thanks to Jack, Hellen from Village Eye Magazine, the Pooches and Owners for their time, efforts and for supporting this fundraising project xx To order the calendar please follow this... read more

ITV’s The Chase – Celebrity Special

We’d like to welcome Melinda Messenger as our first Celebrity Supporter and thank her for supporting us. She recently appeared on ITV’s Celebrity – The Chase series 6 and along with her three fantastic Celebrity team mates she beat The Governess and WON an amazing £25,000 for us!!! As we’re a voluntary run Charity this means every single penny will go to granting Wishes for terminally ill adults throughout the South of England. So a HUGE Thank you from all of us at BLW-HQ to Melinda for this amazing donation we are absolutely thrilled!! xx Due to the mention on The Chase we are now really busy working through newly submitted Bucket List applications and are looking forward to granting some more wishes & telling you all about them very soon.  Please keep following our story by visiting our website regularly but also please LIKE us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BucketListWishes/ to read all our latest news & wishes... read more

Bucket List Wishes Video

Welcome to our Bucket List Wishes charity video. It was sent to us by Ashley Britton who was a student and produced this as part of her course work. We hope you love it as much as we do! Thank you Ashley for sending us this and working so hard to produce it. Gini and the Bucket List Wishes team... read more

EXCITING NEWS: We are now a Registered Charity

After months of hard work we are now a fully registered charity and have been published on the Charity Commission website.  Our Registered Charity Number is 1165082. We are now looking for companies/businesses who would like to support us through fundraising or donations to help us grant more wishes.  Now that we are registered anyone who would like to do marathons or adrenalin activities can now do them for us. We will have more exciting news to share with you all soon.  Please keep up to date with all of our latest wish news and fund raising events by Liking our Facebook page... read more

Shaun’s Wish – January 2015 xx

Shaun’s Special Wish – At the end of January 2015 we granted a Wedding Wish for Shaun…with a terminal diagnosis in November 2014 Shaun’s last wish was to walk his eldest daughter Chantelle down the aisle and see her marry her Army serving soul mate David. In just 7 weeks we organised, fully funded including fundraising as we went a dream their Wedding. This gave Shaun and his family a memory to treasure forever. We couldn’t have completed this wish without the kindness of many wedding suppliers and companies. More details and thank you’s to those that helped are on our Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/BucketListWishes please like & share our page to see regular updates on wishes we are granting and fundraising events we are running to help us grant more... read more

An update & news of a recent wish we were involved with!

Just to update everyone. We’re working hard to fundraise the final amount to enable us to become a registered Charity. Then we will be able to offer our wish granting services to other counties. We’ve recently worked on a joint project with Make -A-Wish Foundation and www.trulycolours.co.uk for the late and very inspirational young man Stephen Sutton. It was a pleasure to work with him on his brilliant documentary. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=MvG3ifEd0t0 We’d been in touch with Stephen since our launch in July 2013 and we will miss all his lovely messages, updates on his extraordinary fundraising and his bucket list achievements! Sending our love and thoughts to his family for the loss of their very special Son, Brother and Friend. We will be doing a final Thumbs up for you Stephen at 11am on 30th May 2014 along with the rest of your supporters to say goodbye dear friend xx Please keep sharing our story and add us on Facebook & Twitter. https://www.facebook.com/BucketListWishes  https://twitter.com/BLWishes Remember to get in touch if you would like us to grant you or a loved one a wish! Thank you BLW-HQ... read more

We’re about to hit the two month mark!

We’ve had almost 1300 website hits and have raised a third of our target to get us registered as a Charity! Please keep spreading the word via Facebook & Twitter. Every donation counts so please continue to donate to our worthy cause. See our donations page on the site as there are many ways to do this. If you live in Berkshire and are local to Theale, Burghfield or Motimer look out for our Buckets in local Stores and make a donation. Many Thanks for everyone’s support & donations so far we’ve had an amazing response. More exciting news to share with all of you soon. Best Wishes BLW – HQ... read more

Its been 10 days since we launched our new Charity & the websites had over 800+ views!!

Thank you to everyone that has donated so far, I’m genuinely so touched by the kindness & support we had with the charity in the first 10 days of its launch. Anyone who has any fundraising ideas please just get in touch with me. Please keep supporting us by donating & sharing our details via Facebook, Twitter & by sharing our website address  www.bucketlistwishes.org.uk Thanks again, we can’t wait to start granting wishes!  Gini from BLW – HQ xx... read more

Launch Day!

Today is the launch day of our new Berkshire Charity ‘Bucket List Wishes’. We’re launching it in memory of Jean Evelyn Vaughan a very special lady who would have been 68 today so Happy Birthday Mum!... read more