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  • Caravan of Hope 2017 Postponement of the next project and ride to 2017. It was decided at the AGM of the SLL charity, held in the UK in November 2015, that the Caravan of Hope project planned for departure in May 2016 has regretfully had to be postponed for a year and will now take place in 2017. This is ...
  • Patronage of the Garde Républicaine The Garde Républicaine (Cavalry Regiment) has very kindly agreed to be SLL’s Patron.
  • HRH The Princess Royal at Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre HRH The Princess Royal was at Wormwood Scrubs Pony Centre in London; in the photos, she is presenting new bridles, specially made by the Worshipful Company of Loriners, to our 4 Camargues.
  • Everyclick – a new way to donate Here’s a new easy way to raise money for SLL SETE LORIENT LONDON that does not involve parting with extra cash. Everyclick.com has launched a new way to donate – it’s been christened “Give as you Live”. It means you can search the web, shop on line from your favourite retailers, trade on eBay and raise ...
  • Generous donations received SLL has received two generous donations from a private benefactor and a private foundation (in Switzerland) who have supported the charity in previous years. The money will go towards the 2016 Caravan of Hope project and is a real boost to help with preparations and enable us to start purchasing equipment and horses. All contributions, ...
  • Foundation Moral d’Acier supports SLL again The Foundation Moral d’Acier, which supported the 2012 Caravan of Hope, will be a major sponsor for the 2016 project. The Foundation  supports community projects that help young people to start a life project and for people who have had a breakdown in their lives and need a restart.
  • Sudden death of André Palatre All of us at the SLL Association are very sad to announce the sudden death of André Palatre, on the 8th of August 2013, at the Mas de Tourblanque at Gageron in the Camargue, a person who has helped us so much. Not only by giving us a base during the week before the start ...
  • Reception at the French Institute in London The French Ambassador, Monsieur Bernard Emié, and the new French Consul General, Monsieur Olivier Chambard, very kindly greeted the team at the Institut Français on Saturday 29 September 2012 at the reception so kindly given by Eurostar and the SNCF Foundation. Our very great thanks go to Xavier Guerard, Deputy Director of the French Institute ...
  • SLL is blogging Blog in English: http://whitehorsescharity.blogspot.com French blog: http://fred-sllassoc.skyrock.com
  • The French in London support SLL The magazine for French people in London, Ici Londres, has published an article in the January issue in support of SLL and the 2012 project, the Caravan of Hope. You can read the article online (in French) on their website www.ici-londres.com Our thanks also to the FAFGB (Federation of French Associations in Great Britain) for their ...
  • Private donation received We are delighted to say that SLL has received a generous private donation – our huge thanks to these kind benefactors, who wish to remain anonymous. With the commencement of the project approaching fast and so much still to do, it is wonderful to receive such support! Donations of any size are still needed to ensure the ...
  • Franco-British fund-raising concert and auction in London on Tuesday 8 November 2011. As part of a day dedicated to the cause of handicapped people held at the French Consulate in London on 8 November 2011, a musical and cultural event in the evening aimed to help finance SLL’s Caravan of Hope 2012. After the concert, a reception provided an opportunity for an auction with proceeds going to ...