events

Fundraising Events

Our fantastic events raise the money needed to support our grocery colleagues. Unfortunately in light of Covid-19 we have had to postpone some of our 2020 events to 2021, including the Waitrose & Partners Garden Party, Golf Day, Windermere Row, Coast to Coast, Barcode Festival, London to Paris, Clay Pigeon Shoot, Sainsbury's Big Bash and the Carol Concert. If you have any questions about a 2020 booking please contact events@groceryaid.org.uk.

Featured event

GroceryAid Ball

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The GroceryAid Ball is our one and only black-tie event- bringing together over 1200 Senior and Board Level Directors from over 160 companies for an unforgettable evening that raised a record breaking £700k for the charity in 2019.

Upcoming events

13 Nov 2020

Sporting Lunch

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, 86-90 Park Ln, Mayfair, London, UK

Our longest running event, the Sporting Lunch is the industry’s annual kick off to Christmas and regularly raises over half a million pounds for the charity.

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04 Mar 2021

GroceryAid Ball

JW Marriott Grosvenor House London, 86-90 Park Ln, Mayfair, London, UK

The GroceryAid Ball is our one and only black-tie event- bringing together over 1200 Senior and Board Level Directors from over 160 companies for an unforgettable evening that raised a record breaking £700k for the charity in 2019.

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08 May 2021

Windermere Row

Windermere, UK

Join GroceryAid for a weekend in the stunning Lake District with this fantastic team building event.

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03 Jun 2021

Golf Day

Brocket Hall, Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City, UK

Let the friendly competition begin as you join our former President Andrew Higginson, Chairman of Morrisons and some of the most senior players in retail for this increasingly popular event. 

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08 Jul 2021

Barcode Festival

Magazine London, Ordnance Crescent, London, UK

Barcode Festival is our newest event, created to bring the whole industry for a summer party and celebration. Last year saw an amazing line up with headliners including Jessie J, Basement Jaxx and Nick Grimshaw.

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21 Jul 2021

Coast to Coast

Caernarfon, UK

Coast to Coast is returning to Wales for its third year. Covering 364km over three days, the ride will take you from North to South Wales passing through Snowdonia National Park and the Brecon Beacons, finishing in Cardiff.

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09 Sep 2021

London to Paris

Saputo Dairy UK, Weybridge, UK

This unforgettable cycle takes you from Saputo Dairy UK in Weybridge to the iconic Eiffel Tower in Paris, forging new friendships on the way with nearly 100 industry colleagues as you cycle through the picturesque English and French countryside. 

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24 Sep 2021

Clay Pigeon Shoot

E.J. Churchill Group Ltd, Lane End, High Wycombe, UK

Even if you are a novice to shooting this is more about the opportunity to network and have fun at the EJ Churchill Shooting Ground which is home to the UK Championships.

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29 Apr 2021

Northern Sporting Dinner

National Football Museum, Todd Street, Manchester, UK

Join the Northern Branch at their fantastic Sporting Dinner.

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