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Latest News, Updates and Events

2022

Issue 30

Christmas Festival
Christmas Festival

23rd November 2022- Crescent Cat Rescue is thrilled to have a craft table at the Thorpe-le-Soken Christmas Festival on Friday 2 December (starting at 6 p.m.). We can't wait to see you there!

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Craft Fair
Craft Fair

5th November 2022- Big thanks to our volunteers Lisa and Sam who handled the craft fair over the weekend. We raised a fabulous £55 for the cats and kittens in our care which is wonderful. Thank you to all who attended to make the day successful!

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Car Boot Sale
Car Boot Sale

19th April 2022 - It's that time of year again and we're pleased to say we will have a table at the Late Riser Car Boot Sale (near Morrisons). It does say 'late riser'..... but we're not convinced that 7 a.m. is late... Hope to see you there

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Family Fun Day Event
Family Fun Day Event

19th April 2022 - We will have a craft table at the Family Fun Day in May! We have beautiful crafted items to sell and funds raised from sales will be used for cats and kittens in need. Hope to see you there everyone

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Homemade Cake Stands!
Homemade Cake Stands!

18th April 2022 - Crescent Cat Rescue are now making Vintage Cake Stands! We currently have seven of these lovely cake stands for sale. Please see our pinned post on Facebook for more details!

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Handmade Greetings Cards
Handmade Greetings Cards

12th April 2022 - A big thank you to Clare French who handmade and sold the most beautiful greetings cards to raise funds for the kitties. An amazing £85. Handmade crafts are truly special. Thank you so much Clare!

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Into The New Year
Into The New Year

17th February 2022 - Things are continuing to tick over for us here at Crescent. While fundraising has slowed down a bit with the colder weather, we're looking forward to getting our teeth into the new projects we have lined up! Keep an eye on our social media for any upcoming fundraisers and events!

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Xmas Craft Fair
Xmas Craft Fair

3rd December 2021 - Another fab turn out for the craft fair in Thorpe high street. We raised £86.50 for the cats in our care. Thanks to all who came along!

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Green Island Xmas Market
Green Island Xmas Market

28th November 2021 - We raised a fab £113 for our rescue today! Big thanks to our volunteer, Lisa for manning the stall in the cold for our cats.

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Christmas Market
Christmas Market

30th October 2021 - We'll have a stall at the Colchester Community Christmas Market! Look forward to seeing you there!

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Beds & Blankets
Beds & Blankets

31st August 2021 - We’ve had these lovely beds and blankets donated to us! The wicker beds are so nice and one is being modelled by Queenie and the blankets, being modelled by Ollie, have been handmade. The cream blankets have been made from a old duvet! They are beautiful and will keep our cats lovely and toasty over the winter. Thank you for all of your donations.

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"Teef" Photo Competition
"Teef" Photo Competition

7th August 2021 - We have a new photo competition running! See our pinned Facebook post for all of the details. COMPETITION NOW CLOSED

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Our Charm Fundraiser Total
Our Charm Fundraiser Total

9th June 2021 - The lovely Ella at Creations With Cause managed to raise a fantastic £55 for our rescue! This fundraiser will be ongoing so if ever you want to buy another charm or two and help raise some funds for our cats, head to Creations With Cause on Facebook and/or Instagram. Thanks again, Ella. We’re so pleased that this was a success!

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Boot Sale Total
Boot Sale Total

7th June 2021 - Thank you to all who came along to (and donated) to our boot sale fundraiser! We raised a brilliant £121 for our rescue! We're thrilled with that total and thank you again for your donations and support.

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A Very Cute Fundraiser!
A Very Cute Fundraiser!

28th May 2021 - We’re so excited for this latest fundraiser! The lovely Ella of “Creations With Cause” reached out to us and asked if we’d be interested in her making some of these totally adorable charms to raise money for our rescue. Of course we said yes! You can DM Ella on her “Creations With Cause” Facebook or Instagram page to place your order and to see prices etc. Thank you Ella, we’re so excited!

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Paws Protect
Paws Protect

19th May 2021 - The Cats Protection reached out to us and wondered if we'd like some posters to highlight a recent scheme called "Paws Protect". Paws Protect offer foster placements for your pet if you're fleeing from a dangerous situation at home. Paws Protect offer a safe space for your animal while you yourself, or someone you know, finds safety. Please note however that Crescent Cat Rescue is not affiliated with Paws Protect and we can only direct you to the contact details given.

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A Bulk Donation
A Bulk Donation

12th May 2021 - A super generous donation this week from Vera, sending us this lovely lot of food and biscuits. Ash had to check it out too and he says a special thank you! You’re most kind, Vera. Thank you so much.

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Scratching Post & Catnip
Scratching Post & Catnip

14th May 2021 - Another fab donation through our Amazon Wishlist! Thank you Vicki and Elaine for your generosity. Ollie (left) and Billy (right) tested the catnip fish out and say they’re purrfect.

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More Catnip!
More Catnip!

11th May 2021 - Thank you to Samantha and Vicki for your donations through our Wishlist. Pickle Bum inspected and she agrees that that’s super kind of you! Thank you from all at Crescent Cat Rescue.

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Brand New Beds
Brand New Beds

1st May 2021 - We had this pair of beds donated to us from Emma for our cats. You can never have enough cat beds and these will certainly be much loved and used by our kitties at the rescue! Thank you, Emma!

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