Following our successful ‘Evening with the Pundits’ fundraiser with Alan Shearer and Ian Dowie in March, Ups ‘n’ Down are delighted to announce our inaugural golf day which will take place this Autumn on Friday 2nd November at Collingtree Park Golf Club. This is an exciting event and we hope that we will be joined by friends (new and old), family and businesses from across the county to raise funds and awareness for the group and our work. Please find details at the bottom of this page.

As well as being an opportunity to support a great cause, this is a superb opportunity to play one of the midlands’ finest courses which has hosted the prestigious British Masters twice and is a current venue on the PGA European tour 2012. The picture below shows the signature 18th hole with island green which is a challenge not to be missed!


Test yourself on the signature Par 4 18th with the island green...

Date: Friday 2nd November

Time: 10am (TBC)

Price: £300 per fourball (£75 per player)

Includes: Coffee on arrival and breakfast roll, 18 holes of golf, a number of prizes (TBC), presentations and 3 course evening meal.

Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details or talk to us on our Facebook page.

We are pleased to announce that our Parent Tots session is moving to join the Sparkles group at Penrith Drive Childrens Centre, Wellingborough.

These sessions will run weekly on a Wednesday from 1 pm to 2.30 pm commencing on Wednesday 12th September 2012.

Hope to see you all there. New families very welcome. For more information please contact Karen Smith on 0777 1717460.

We are pleased to announce that UpsnDowns have been chosen as one of three charities to receive token nominations for the month of August at Asda in Kettering.

This is as a result of our member Theresa Robinson nominating our charity for which we are extremely grateful.

The charity who receives the most tokens will receive £200 with the two runners up getting £50 each.

Please could you all bear this in mind when doing your shopping during August as if you are able to get to Asda in Kettering you can help to increase our chances by placing the token you receive at the checkout in our box.

Please also spread the word amongst family and friends. We will keep you all up to date with progress.