Category Archives: Events

SOPD Charity Ball

Charity Ball a Resounding Success

Special Olympics Plymouth held a Charity Ball at the Duke of Cornwall on Friday 27th September.

It was a very well attended event which was enjoyed by everyone who attended. The food was excellent, the live entertainment provided by The Wireless and the magician Lewis were superb and the fantastic team from Santander worked so well to make sure the games of higher and lower and the table draw ran smoothly. The auctioneer Nick ran the auction with professionalism and flare enticing the guests to part with their money for the amazing prizes. The photo booth supplied by Crazy Little Booths was a big success, nobody had any idea just how many people could squeeze into a photo booth at the same time! Continue reading

SOPD Charity Ball a Great Success

SOPD hosted a Charity Ball in HMS Drake on October 1st. A very well attended event. The food was fantastic, the venue amazing, the staff professional and attentive, the band The Wireless were great, the table magician Louis was unbelievable, the memory balloons a hit and the help given by Kerry and her team from Santander second to none. Continue reading

Celebration Ball HMS Drake

To celebrate our Athletes fantastic success at the Special Olympics National Summer Games this year it was decided to hold a ball. Over 200 people attended and the Lord Mayor Vivien Pengelly was invited as Guest of Honour. Vivien Pengelly has been a tremendous supporter of our Charity and had travelled to Bath to see our Athletes compete in the Summer National Games held in Bath during the summer. Continue reading