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£3,060raised of £5,000 target by 76 supporters

Weʼre raising £5,000 to create a garden in memory of Bryn Lewis, the founder and creator of The Brook, Portswood.

Location
Southampton, United Kingdom
Time left
6 days to go

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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.

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  • emma lewis

    emma lewis

    a month ago

    emma lewis

    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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2 months ago

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76

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Apr 17, 2017

    Have always loved this venue so would like to help to commemorate its founder

  • Laura Browne

    Laura Browne

    Apr 14, 2017

    £10.00

  • Richard

    Richard

    Apr 14, 2017

    £10.00

  • Jessica Pattison

    Jessica Pattison

    Mar 26, 2017

    Good luck. I hope you raise all the money you need

    £30.00

  • Matt Blackledge

    Matt Blackledge

    Mar 21, 2017

    Let's make it happen!

    £20.00

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous

    Mar 19, 2017

    £100.00

  • Team Blunt

    Team Blunt

    Mar 16, 2017

    Let's grow that grass my little Brazilian friend!

    £50.00

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