Thank Yous 2014

We owe so many thank you’s to so many wonderful and supportive people – a HUGE ‘Thank You’ to the following:

People Involved Physically in the Relay

Hatty from Hattydaze

Pippa from Story of Mum

Fiona from Coombe Mill

Emily from Family Four Fun

Lara from Trails of the Unexpected


Zoe from Mama Geek

Victoria from Verily Victoria Vocalises

Jenny from Mummy Mishaps

Gina from Cold Tea and Smelly Nappies

Nik Nak from Through Niks Lens

Sonya from The Ramblings of a Formerly Rock n Roll Mum

Joanne from  Charliemoos

Kara from ChelseaMamma

My Two Mums

Karen from Tales of a Twin Mum

Annie from Mamamsaurus

Lisa Congdon, Chair of Southampton Twins and Supertwins Club

Gabby O’Brien  from the Southampton Twins and Supertwins Club

Sophie McKenzie from the Southampton Twins and Supertwins Club

Families from the Southampton Twins and Supertwins Club

Sally Rogers from TJ Marine

Tim Rogers from TJ Marine

B&Q Staff Fareham

 Zella Compton

John Diaper

Sarah Webb @missuswebb

Andrew Webb @andywebbdj

Katie Webb @katiielou_xo

Richard Craddock

Jim Whitmarsh (charity marathon runner)

Melanie Jewett, who won bronze for Great Britain in the international Deaflympics.

Rebecca from Mum of Three Boys

Claire from Diary of the Evans-Crittens

Debbie from Johnson Babies

Emily from Twin Mummy and Daddy

Jo from Ojos World

Lynn from A Slice of Lemon’s Cake

Katrin from Bare Chic

Maddie Sinclair from Gammon & Chips

Sarah Ryman from A Field Somewhere

Chelle McCann from She Sparkles

Anya Harris from Older Single Mum

Di from Super Lucky

Clare Levett from Little Pink Tea Cup

Sarah from My Beautiful Three

Sally Geldard from Faded Seaside Mama

Chloe, from Cookie Jar Life

Becky Gower of The Mummy Adventure

Amanda Moore

Marianne Whooley from Mari’s World

Jamillah from Bare Beginnings

Sherry from A Lot Never Happens

Cas from Mummyneversleeps

Michelle from The American Resident

Mary from Keynko

Kelly  from A Real Bride’s Guide

Carolynne from Mummy Endeavours

Asa  of BigFamilyLittleAdventures

Mandi  from Hex Mum

Sarah  from Boo, Roo and Tigger Too

Clare from Seasider in the City

Helen Neale of Kiddy Charts

Liz of Me and My Shadow

Sandy of Baby Baby

Hayley from Shutterflies

Mary from My Model Mummy

Paul from I’m Well Confused

Clare from The Vegetarian Expereince

Chrissie from Mediocre Mum

Jenny from Cheetahs in my Shoes

Renata from Just Bring the Chocolate

Everyone Else is Normal

Annie from JustAnnieQPR

Helen from Actually Mummy

Kirsty from Damson Lane

Penny from Being Mrs C

Steph from Steph’s Two Girls

Hannah from Muddling Along Mummy

Vanessa from HPMcQ

Sophie from Franglaise Mummy

Sarah from Grenglish

Nell from the Pigeon Pair and Me



Swazi from Chocolate is not the only fruit

Alison from Not Another Mummy Blog

Jennifer from Jenography

Gillian from A Baby on Board

Rosie from Mummy and Boo

Gretta fromMums Do Travel

Julia from I Carried a Watermelon

Stephanie from Was This In The Plan?


Jacinta from Jacintaz3

Maria aka @maniasmama3

Sachelle from Holiday Tots

Maggy from RedTedArt

Loved by Parents

Tanya from Mummy Barrow

Laura from Lady Briggs

Charly from PODCast

Suzanne from 3 Children and It


Filipa from Gourmet Mum

Amanda from Amanda Jennings

Melissa from Melissa Jolly

Alice from My Life,My Son,My Way

Nellie from Small Bum Big Adventure

Katie from Randomnest

Kelly White

Jayne Pegden

Frankie Howard

Rachel from Mummy Glitzer

Emily from TeaLady Mumbles

Jennifer from Mum Of One

Ella from Purple Mum

Carolin from Mummy Alarm

Jen from Instinctive Mum

Kath from Knitty Mummy

Viv from 76 Sunflowers

Jane from Practically Perfect Mums Portishead

Julie from Julie’s Notebook

Sarah from Mum of Three World

Joy from PinkOddy

Nikki from Stressy Mummy

Jo from Jo’s Kitchen 

Katie from Hurrah for Gin

Erica from 92three30

Rebecca from Here come the Girls

Iona from RedPeffer and her two children

Emma from Life According to Mrs Shilts

Helen from The Crazy Kitchen

Fi from Childcare is Fun

Penny from The Alexander Residence

Donna from Donna Navarro

Jen from Love Chic Living

Louise from My Gorgeous Boys

Kirsty from My Two Mums

Clara from My Two Mums

Emily  from A Mummy Too

Amanda from The Ana Mum Diary

Julia from A Wannabe Foodie

Andrea from All You Need Is Love and Cake

 Jaime from The Oliver’s Madhouse 

Spencer from A Dad called Spen

Leyla from This Day I Love

Hulls Angels Roller Dames

Neil from Hull Rickshaws

Tami from Mummy of Two

Joanne from Kids Days Out Reviews

Stuart from Hull Cycle Courier Service

Heather from Bury Family Life

Sian from You’re not from round here

Kirsty from Eeh Bah Mum

Heather from Pret-a-Mummy

Michelle from Crowtherclan

James from Trewin Design Architects

Emma from Tales of a Green Wood

Adam from Gaming Daddy of Two

Sara aka @missesg28

Amanda  from Life with ASD and me

Emma from The Cheshire Wife

Jennifer from My Mummy’s Pennies

Rachael from L-Plate Mummy

Heather from Not From Lapland

 Pippa from Red Rose Mummy

Simone from Sims Life

Lisa from HollyBobbs

Wendy from Daisies and Pie

Leanne from Second Time Mummy


Angela from This Is Life

Kelly from Preston Precious

Vicky from A Cupcake Mum

Becky from Lakes Single Mum



Catherine from Head in Book

Rita from Three Boys and a Cat

Kelly from Mammybear

Bridget from Caked In Mud

Roger from  Caked In Mud

Jo from Caked In Mud

Nick from Caked In Mud

Hannah Webster

Rebecca Cowling

Jenny Hare

Simon Hare

Alex Navarro

Emma Woodward

Sarah Handle

Lucy from Lish Concepts

Claire from Clarina’s Contemplations

Ava (2 1/2)


Pledged Social Media Supporters (sign up here to join)

Jo Sandelson

Katy @ Comic Relief

Family Four Fun



Companies,  Businesses and individuals

Thank you to Bristol Ferry company for taking the Bristol Team Honkers across the harbour.

Thanks to Jo at Bristol Zumba for running a zumba flashmob and thanks to the Avon Gorge Hotel for hosting the flashmob.

@adadcalledspen would like to kiss on both cheeks and offer thanks to all at:

Eden Mobility:

Active Response Security: @Active_Response

Irwin Mitchell: @irwinmitchell

Barnsley Football Club – @bfc_official

Team Activ: @team_activ

Barnsley Black Hearts Roller Derby Team: @BarnsleyBHR

And a big thank you to Barnsley Town Centre Management, and Dan Jarvis MP for coming along to help support this reckless tomfoolery.

A special thank you to Hayley from Shutterflies for insuring an elephant. Yes you did read that correctly.

Big thanks and love to Alex Robinson from Victory Media Productions for trekking Honkopoly with TeamHonk London to film the whole thing for free.

Team Honk Oxford would like to thank Botley Road Halfords for servicing their bikes and getting them up to speed. They are so pleased with the results and we are biking more efficiently and safely now! Thank you also to The White Hart Hotel in Cricklade for putting them up for the night mid-way through their journey.

Print Print for printing 2000 double sided full colour leaflets for Teamhonk London for free with fast delivery.

The Bakehouse (very yummy cafe in St Albans) is going to meet some of TeamHonk St Albans at the Herts Advertiser with some special bakes to fuel the scooting honkers.

Joker’s Masquerade for donating a Buzz Lightyear outfit to Helen from Actually Mummy to scoot wearing and for donating a Superwoman costume to Liz from Me and My Shadow and Banana Woman to Helen from Kiddy Charts.

Thanks to Cosatto (the folks who sell the brightly coloured pushchairs and car seats) for sponsoring Cas from Mummyneversleeps.

Party Delights Ltd have provided Pinkoddy with a Mr Blobby Costume for the Gloucestershire leg.

Dorset County Wetrooms for loaning a laminator and use of their printing facilities for text posters for My Two Mums on the Bournemouth leg.

 Quay Fifteen , Shamrock Quay Marina for hosting the Southampton leg start meet up.

TJ Marine for using a RIB to get the baton across the water at Hamble le Rice

To all the staff at B&Q Fareham who will be dressed as children’s characters for a weekend.

Worn to be Wild for providing a discount on the fancy dress costumes in the Fareham leg.

FunZone in St Albans for providing Zippy and George Fancy Dress for the St Albans leg.

Whiteley Shopping Centre and Xpress Beauty for super support.

Montagu’s Cafe Bar & Bistro for serving some special Team Honk cakes on the afternoon of Saturday 18th January.

Microscooters for sending Kirsty and Clara from My Two Mums a scooter to scoot their section on and for GRetta to scoot on in the London Honkpoly.

Microscooters for sending a scooter to scoot in the London Honkopoly – which will be  auctioned after.

Cuthberts Toys are giving Actually Mummy an adult scooter to do her leg of the relay with the kids. After she has  scooted, the scooter will be auctioned off and  proceeds will go to the Team Honk fundraising page.

Oliver McQuitty aka @mr_mcquitty_ltd, freelance graphic designer, creative artworker and studio manager for designing the leaflets and signs or the London Honkopoly.

Print Print for free printing of leaflets for the London Honkopoly.

Hi-Tec for donating trainers to giveaway in our Name the Baton competition.

First Great Western for providing some National Rail Vouchers to assist those doing the route by train.

Little Tikes for supplying three crazy coupes for the toddlers on the Dover seaside walk.

To for their donation.

Mari from would like to thank: Karl Seager – for your invaluable tips on cycling and faith that I could do this. Mike Young – for checking my route for me and directing me away from too many hills. Hayley Lou – for her genius costume ideas for my ride, sadly eBay didn’t make it in time so I’m tutuless Tommy Smith – for pimping my Sport Relief t shirt from his sign writing business TS Signs Paul, Alice and Bessie for supporting me all along and encouraging me to get out on my bike Pauline and Leilah for getting me to the gym! Wendy, Dave, Samuel and Jacob for meeting me at the pier, offering me a shower afterwards to freshen up AND a champion’s dinner

Team Honk Chelmsford would like to thank everyone at for their kind support and donations to their leg of the relay!

Mummyneversleeps would like to thank and for their sponsorship