Weʼve raised £3,080 to create a garden in memory of Bryn Lewis, the founder and creator of The Brook, Portswood.
- Southampton, United Kingdom
- Gardens and environment
- Time left
- Funded on Monday, 1st May 2017
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Bryn Lewis, the founder and creator of The Brook music venue Portswood was an inspiration and role model to many. Bryn loved plants and so, in memory of him, we would love to realise his dream and vision of a creating a beautiful Brook Garden for all our customers to share in his memory.
It is something that Bryn was passionate about making a reality, a place where people could come and enjoy a drink whilst listening to live music outdoors. Unfortunately, as a venue we have been unable to fund this project. Donations would allow us to include a stage and create a space for outdoor live music events. We know that Bryn would have been so proud of such an achievement, providing local artists with an additional platform to perform.
We will endeavour to include any messages/quotes people leave when they donate and make them part of the garden. All donators will then be invited to early release tickets to a memorial garden launch event.
We thank you in advance for joining us as we continue Bryn's legacy in creating a garden in his memory that his family, customers and staff can enjoy.
- 7 months ago
emma lewis7 months ago
Just a quick note to all of you that have supported us so far, we are so pleased to announce that we are already over half way towards our goal. We are all very touched by everyones kindness and lovely messages so thank you! We are also having fantastic offers of volunteering. The site has been kindly surveyed as a donation and design work has now begun. We will keep you updated and each of you will be invited to a grand opening event as a thank you.
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May 1, 2017
For my friend....lets build your garden. Will raise a glass or two or three to you, next time I am in sunny Southampton. You will be forever missed xx
Apr 17, 2017
Have always loved this venue so would like to help to commemorate its founder
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Mar 26, 2017
Good luck. I hope you raise all the money you need
Mar 21, 2017
Let's make it happen!
Mar 19, 2017
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