We thank the following business and organisations for their invaluable support during Sleep Easy 2017.

Our particular thanks go to:

Horsham YMCA Football Club – for use of facilities and grounds,
and particularly Alan, for the fine cooked breakfast

Castle Green Bowling Club, Guildford – for use of the clubhouse – and for sponsoring Jill!

YMCA DownsLink Group – for the use of Reed House and car park

Urban Spaceman – for cardboard and boxes supplied to Horsham and Guildford Sleep Easy

Removals Brighton – for 100 cardboard boxes supplied to the Hove Sleep Easy

Tree Co – for supplying wood for the firepit at Horsham

Wyevale Brighton for supplying logs, kindling and firelighters for the firepit in Hove

Tom’s Sandwich Shop, Hove – for the excellent soup

Crumpetty Tree, Hove – for more excellent soup!

Small Batch for cups and coffee vouchers for Hove participants

Cotswold Outdoor for discount vouchers for all participants

Thank you too to:

Cllr Peter West, Mayor of Brighton for officially opening the Hove event
Cllr Gordon Jackson, Mayor of Guildford for leaving a prior engagement to call in at the Guildford event!

University of Surrey Students Union for staging their own Sleep Easy – the first ever student Sleep Easy in our area

The Diocese of Chichester for holding their Lent Appeal in aid of Sleep Easy 2017

And last but by no means least thank you to all the volunteers that meant Sleep Easy 2017 was able to run smoothly:

In Hove: 

Bom Sila Jittayuthd, Joel Davis, Rachel Langridge, Sarah Sutherland, Gracie Jones and Sophie Nutley

Also staff members El Clarke, Lucy McGrath, Mike McKernan, Emily Whiter, Angie Higgins, Liz Rogers, Cathy Sims, Fiona Hall, Peter Colmer, Frances Ainsley, Paul Dalton, Sharon Glyn and Pip Barnes

In Horsham:

Sharon Rawcliffe, Andy Ide, Lucy Bear, Samantha Blatcher and Carla Polley

In Guildford:

Paula Huckle, Sarah Kinsey-Learoyd, Steve Darken, Andy Watts and Chris McSween