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Blessing on the Green

Blessing on the Green

Thank you all who came to the Christmas Blessing on the Green on Saturday morning. It was a great turnout (I think 40-50 hounds), considering the weather. Thanks you also to Jonathan, the assistant vicar at St Peter’s Church, for the Blessing and also for […]

Hound of the Month – Faith

Hound of the Month – Faith

Faith is the longest stayer at Wimbledon Greyhound Welfare as a homeless hound. Please consider taking Faith for walks to get to know her and see if she will fit into your family. She deserves her forever sofa. LAURA FEWELL TOOK FAITH, JETTA AND BERYL […]

WGW “wish list”

WGW “wish list”

We are often asked by our kind supporters, what provisions they might be able to buy to support the running of the kennels, so that they do not spend money on things we may already have. This is the wish- list we have compiled, if […]

WGW Auction

WGW Auction

Wimbledon Greyhound Welfare (WGW) are selling some wonderful items donated by its supporters. WGW is a small independent charity that rehomes over 100 greyhounds a year. Most have been gifted by their owners after they have finished their racing career. WGW looks after all its […]

Thursday 27th December – Kempton Park Races

Thursday 27th December – Kempton Park Races

Once again we have been invited back for this very busy race day. We are assured of the usual warm Kempton welcome no matter what the weather, and a good crowd. It will be an earlier start than the October meeting being in the depth […]

Sainsburys Meet and Greet in Staines raises over £800

Sainsburys Meet and Greet in Staines raises over £800

Thank you so much to everyone who came along and supported our M&G at Sainsburys Staines today. It was a very wet start but we were extremely fortunate that a very kind Sainsburys allowed us to stand inside with our hounds. It was lovely to […]

Saturday 15th December – Blessing on Hersham Green

Saturday 15th December – Blessing on Hersham Green

Christmas Greyhound Blessing on the Green Meet at the Kennels at 11:30 for 12 noon at The Green, Sat 15th December by the Christmas tree on Hersham Green, Burwood Road, Hersham. Nearby St Peter’s Church have invited us to an open air Christmas blessing on […]

Sunday 25th November 2018 – WGW Switch on the Christmas Lights Party at the kennels

Sunday 25th November 2018 – WGW Switch on the Christmas Lights Party at the kennels

Join us at the kennels from 2pm, Sunday 25th November for the turning on of our Christmas lights! We’ll have festive food and drink, a raffle — including prizes of a cheese platter from Teddington Cheeses donated by Rachel Glaysher and a hamper of Lindt […]

Hound of the Month – November – Monty

Hound of the Month – November – Monty

MONTY WENT TO THE PARK WITH LAURA H. ON JANUARY 20TH 2018. THIS IS WHAT LAURA SAID ABOUT MONTY: ‘Knowing that Monty appears nervous and shy at the kennels I was hoping a trip to Painshill would go smoothly. I didn’t need to be concerned […]

Kempton Park Meet and Greet raises over £1000

Kempton Park Meet and Greet raises over £1000

A big THANK YOU to everyone and their hounds who came to Kempton Park on the 21st October. We had an excellent day (with great weather, for once!) and raised over £1,000 in shop sales and the buckets. See you all back there on December […]