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Ref. no.
Description/contact info.
Expires
OTR/PL001
2000 LIVES SET IN MOTION
British engineer Dan Everard, working within his social enterprise, Dragonmobility, will shortly reach the milestone of 2,000 individual powerchairs made for disabled people. "Dan's innovation has revolutionised mobility for disabled children and his career has spanned four decades and provided liberation and integration for disabled people worldwide. The year-long 2000 Lives Set in Motion celebrations centre around a balloon release, symbolising the lives touched all around the world, and we are fundraising for DragonMobility's ongoing work by asking companies and individuals to sponsor single balloons for 100 each. There are also larger corporate packages available which include additional PR and marketing advantages for the sponsor throughout the campaign. In addition to the balloon release, a coffee-table book will be published profiling some of the individuals who have benefitted, many of whom are now adults, highlighting their own personal and professional successes. We also plan a gala dinner towards the end of 2015 to round off the varied events of 2000 Lives Set in Motion. By sponsoring this campaign you will be contributing to the next generation of innovation and technology for disabled people. I do hope that you will consider working with us and we look forward to hearing from you". Contact: Ruth Everard, Director. Address: Dragonmobility (UK) CIC. Address: Unit 1, 149b Histon Road, Cambriudge CB4 3JD. Tel.: 01223 464460. E-mail:
2000.lives@dragonmobility.com
link to website 

https://www.facebook.com/dragonmobility  
https://twitter.com/dragonmobility

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18th March, 2015
OTR/PL002
THE BEAUFORD BELLE
The Beauford Belle is no ordinary car! With her looks she is one of the most photographed cars in the UK and enjoys regularly participating in the London, Chantilly, Maastricht, Disney, Edinburgh and Paris annual parades.     World wide TV exposure: With the New Year's Day London Parade not far away, here is a fantastic opportunity for sponsors to become involved with The Beauford Belle. She has been photographed with some of her best friends, including The Pink Panther, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and the Minis from The Italian Job. Her passengers have included among others, London's Town Crier, London's Ambassador for Goodwill, The Blue Flamingo from New Zealand and Betty Boo from America. The Beauford Belle is currently seeking sponsorship to enable initiatives that will help raise publicity for charities through parades and events. She also loves to be involved in corporate functions, films, TV, weddings and other special occasions. So well known is she that she has her own poem: "There is a car that casts a spell, She goes by the name of The Beauford Belle, She leads parades both near and far, With her classic lines she is a star. She's very sexy and sublime, In red and black she is divine. She loves publicity, photos too, She's more than happy to pose for you. So when you see her, wave and smile At her stunning looks and unique style!". She is very excited about any new possibilities! Contact: Andy or Julie. Address: 1 Forest View Avenue, Leyton, London E10 6DX. Tel.: 07974 654 457. E-mail: divpups@tiscali.co.uk.

 

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OTR/PL003
BLACK SUN RACING
Alex Peters has been building up his 2007 Ford Mustang GT for track days over a number of years. He is now entering sprint race and hillclimb events with it. "In return for sponsorship, I would like to offer the use of my car in publicity campaigns, to carry company logos on the car and my race suit. You will note from my blog that the highly unusual and photogenic Mustang is a huge hit with the crowds at race venues and in public,
particularly with ladies. This could provide your company with great popular credibility". Contact: Alex Peters. Address: Castle Wood, Rhododendron Avenue, Meopham DA13 0TU. E-mail: alex.peters@blacksuntechnology.co.uk.
link to website
 
https://www.facebook.com/BlackSunRacing  

 

Ongoing
    OTR/PL004    
CYCLE BLACKPOOL HIRE-A-BIKE
Blackpool Hire-a-Bike is the largest street-based, fixed station bike hire scheme in the UK outside of London. Similar in design to London's Barclays Bike Hire scheme, it has over fifty fixed on-street stations and 500 bikes available to the residents and visitors of the UK's foremost seaside resort, twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Around twelve million visitors came to Blackpool each year to visit the many unique attractions, including the pleasure beach, promenade, golden mile, zoo and parks, with bike stations positioned at every major attraction, including exits to the major car parks. Awareness of the scheme is high amongst residents and visitors with an estimated 80,000+ miles total mileage to date. The scheme is promoted widely - and is a major part of cycling-associated events such as the Illuminations' Ride-the-lights, the Tour of Britain and Skyrides. Through the branding and information on the stations and bikes, the scheme creates a very large footprint in a very busy environment and as such is a highly attractive sponsorship opportunity. The network of stations provides twenty-four hour access to bikes for leisure, commuting and utility cycling. It improves the health of its members, reduces the impact of motorised vehicles in the busy town and has almost universal positive reception from residents and local press. The scheme is closely associated with VisitBlackpool, the NHS and Blackpool Council and is strongly supported by Blackpool Council members. Operated by Hourbike Ltd, a team of locally employed and trained mechanics ensure ongoing serviceability of the bikes and stations, and provides customer facing sales and support to customers on the street. An interactive voice response system provides twenty-four hour ticket fulfilment and a website provides online customer information and advance sales. The scheme is seeking a sponsor to ensure ongoing sustainability and growth of the project. Every aspect of the scheme branding, name, station and bike signage, materials and tariff are open to negotiation as part of the package. A single, multi-year sponsorship arrangement is preferred but all interested parties will be considered. A real time map of the extent of the station locations can be found at www.hourbike.com/blackpool (please see link below). Contact: Tim Caswell, Managing Director. Address: Hourbike Ltd, 39 Pilgrim's Way, Bisley, Surrey GU24 9DQ. E-mail:
info@hourbike.com
link to website

 

Ongoing
    OTR/PL005    
DRIVERS EDGE UK
Drivers Edge UK is an innovative organisation that aims to dramatically reduce the instances of road traffic accidents and driving-related crimes in the UK by providing young people, typically aged between 14 and 21, with a comprehensive training package, including workshops and seminars. Each preventative interactive session takes the students through the key causes of road traffic accidents, so there is a clear foundation to give young people the awareness they need to spot a dangerous situation, plus other advantages. "Our intensive mentoring and coaching programme equips young people with the skills, knowledge and conscience to drive safely and behave responsibly. Drivers Edge UK exploits the popular topic of driving to raise our students' self esteem, achievement and personal development. After losing a friend of ours through a road traffic accident in July 2006, we know first hand what it's like to see lives crumble as a result". The branding of a corporate sponsor or partner will appear on some or all of the following, depending on the level and type of sponsorship    The Drivers Edge UK website (A)    Quarterly Newsletter (to our 500 stakeholders and organisations) (A)    Drivers Edge UK information leaflet (given to every attendee)     Drivers Edge UK brochure (B)     Certificates of Attendance (B)    Safe Road User agreement (C)     Toolkit Bag (including leaflet and sponsored gifts)    Annual Reception (yearly - July). Contact: Wale Yusuff, Director. Tel.: +44 (0) 203 239 7259. E-mail:
info@driversedgeuk.com
link to website

Sponsor benefits

: network with some beneficiaries and friends of Drivers Edge UK
: expand customer base
: income (measurable via promotion codes ie two free driving lessons and giveaways)
: launch and sample new products and services and get instant customer feedback
: associate marketing with social cause
: public relations alongside Drivers Edge UK (social enterprise)
: Certificate of support - to be displayed in sponsor's offices
: use of Drivers Edge UK branding to make customers and employees aware of their support of Drivers Edge UK

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Ongoing
OTR/PL006
LONDON MOTOR MUSEUM
Opened in late 2007, a five minute journey from the UK's busiest airport, London Heathrow, and a fifteen minute train ride from London Paddington station, London Motor Museum is an exciting, innovative museum which encapsulates the essence of motoring achievement and features an element of extreme conversion vehicles never seen before. The museum's collection currently houses over 200 vehicles, covering the eras of the 1930s through to modern day concept cars. A wide range of transport vehicles is displayed, including bikes, trucks and concept cars. Being the only motor museum in the London region, the museum is able to stimulate the most profound motoring fanatics as well as provide an educational element which introduces innovation and core aspects of technology and design. A wide market reach, with targeted audiences being families, predominately males, and a large tourist interest, the London Motor Museum provides a fantastic canvas for inventive displays and exhibitions, being involved in some of the most prestigious and well-known motoring events - such as Goodwood Festival of Speed and Top Gear Live - and working for companies such as Nokia, Microsoft and Disney. London Motor Museum has always heavily based employment for the younger generation and provides hands-on opportunities to be involved in all aspects, such as planning, marketing and production. The museum's aims are to provide unique opportunities for the local community; it aims to raise funds for local youth programmes as well as establish a base and provide training through workshops and employment prospects. The museum is seeking sponsorship to market and promote the education programmes and to fund core collaboration projects with the community. The redevelopment of the suites will greatly improve revenue sources. To implement the second phase, a subsidiary museum in central London is planned. London Motor Museum is looking for sponsors to help fund projects and the redevelopment of the museum. All sponsors will get advertising space on the museum website, within the museum premises and on all brochures and leaflets, great marketing material and use of the museum facilities and vehicles. Contact Mai Elo, Manager. Address: 3 Nestles Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex UB3 4SB. Tel.: 0800 195 0777. Fax 0208 561 7263. E-mail:
mai@londonmotormuseum.co.uk
link to website

 

Ongoing
OTR/PL007
THE MOBILITY ROADSHOW: TELFORD INTERNATIONAL CENTRE
This annual event is a prime opportunity to reach thousands of end-user customers in the mobility and disability markets. With spending power worth around 80 billion per annum, this is a market not to be ignored. Registered charity Mobility Choice organises the national Mobility Roadshow, the UK's premier consumer mobility and independent lifestyle event for people with disabilities, their families and carers. Over three days it attracts around 10,000 visitors from all over the UK, Europe and beyond. Since 1983 the Mobility Roadshow has provided a unique platform for people wishing to test drive adapted and specialist vehicles, either as a disabled driver or to test comfort and safety for a disabled passenger. Non-disabled people would never consider buying a car without test driving first: why should disabled people not have that same opportunity? The Roadshow provides this facility, bringing together leading names in the motoring sector with a range of vehicles adapted with the latest hand controls, plus conversion specialists with wheelchair passenger or drive-from-wheelchair options. In addition it provides a vast showcase of all that's new in the mobility market to enable an independent lifestyle - motoring accessories, wheelchairs and powerchairs, mobility and all-terrain scooters, all-ability cycles, products for the home, fitness and rehabilitation equipment, accessible travel and leisure, clothing and hundreds of gadgets and gizmos. The Mobility Roadshow celebrated its thirtieth anniversary in 2013 with a bumper event at the Telford International Centre. A wide variety of sponsorship opportunities are available, from headline sponsorship to individual areas within the show, such as: visitor registration; test drive control; design zone; station shuttle service; mobility loans; information point, press office; sports arena; climbing wall and other activities; pre-event news bulletins; radio/TV advertising; exhibitors' reception; plus banner sites and infrastructure support at the venue (updated details available on request). As well as the thousands of visitors who attend, there is the potential to reach thousands more through the Mobility Roadshow website and its dedicated Mobility Choice Motoring online portal, comprehensive product and service directory and active social media sites. Full details of potential sponsorship opportunities are available from Jacqui Jones, Executive Director - or please do call to discuss any specific requirements or suggestions. Contact: Jacqui Jones, Executive Director, Mobility Choice. Address: Crowthorne House, Nine Mile Road, Wokingham RG40 3GA. Tel.: 0845 241 0390. E-mail:
mobilityroadshow@btinternet.com
link to website (Mobility Roadshow)

 

Ongoing
   OTR/PL008   
SOCCER@SEA
Soccer@Sea conducts 5-a-side soccer games and tournaments on cruise ships, delivering worldwide exposure. It is the Ultimate Soccer Camp and family holiday in one. The program is for all ages male and female - and will focus on putting the fun back into the game. The program will be conducted by international coaches and local team coaches who bring their teams and groups aboard. "Our programs include international matches played at various ports of call worldwide, skills workshops, daily games, techniques and drills, final tournaments and awards presentations. We will also be discussing soccer fitness and nutrition. Games will be played daily. On the final day, tournaments will be held and awards will be given. When we are in port, we have arranged games with the local teams and where there is a beach we will be playing beach soccer tournaments. This requires a different set of skills than conventional soccer and will give the player new skills - not to mention the cultural experience. Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines are state-of-the-art ships with food 24/7. Amenities include pools, water slide, spa, fitness centre, Broadway/Vegas-style shows, nightclubs, live music and entertainment and shopping, as well as kids' camps from toddlers to teens. Some ships have ice arenas and ice shows. Contact us for full details of sponsorship opportunities associated with this innovative and exciting new program". Contact: Steve Everitt, Owner. Address: 378 Northlake Blvd #247, North Palm Beach. FL. 33408, USA. Tel. toll free 888 813 5898; Skype 1 561 935 3953. E-mail:
socceratsea@hotmail.com
link to website

 

Ongoing
    OTR/PL009    
TRUCKERSWORLD
Truckersworld attracts around 70 million hits a year, mostly from truck drivers but also police officers, Highways Agency officers, government ministers and many others - and the theft alert system described below is only part of the organisation's activity. The Theft Text Alert System is aimed at fighting the criminals who undertake vehicle theft. Truck drivers in the UK are registering on the site as extra "eyes on the road", locating stolen vehicles. As Truckersworld is notified of a vehicle theft, they text out the details to lorry drivers who are registered to receive the information - and then act to help find the stolen vehicles. "Due to the lack of police resources, recovery of stolen vehicles is rare, but with thousands of extra eyes the chance of recovery is increased. The alert system has started with theft of lorries but will expand further if successful. As criminals start to recognise that the theft of vehicles is being broadcast by text to lorry drivers nationwide, this will act as a deterrent, thus helping to reduce both thefts and insurance costs. The system is endorsed by ACPO (the Association of Chief Police Officers) and Truckpol. We all need to fight against crime". Truckersworld is interested in talking to potential sponsors of the system. Contact: Barrie Tozer. Address: 29 Storeys Lane, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE24 5LR. Tel.: 01754811139. E-mail:
contact@truckersworld.co.uk
link to website

 

Ongoing
 

Ref. no.
Description/contact info.
Expires
OTR/001 HOLTON CLASSIC VW & PORSCHE SHOW
"We are the organisers of a relaxed family classic VW and Porsche show. The show attracts a wide age range, particularly those interested in the outdoors, outdoor pursuits, surfing, skating, etc. I would be pleased to discuss these exciting opportunities with sponsors. If you have any other ideas in particular, then I would do my best to accommodate them. To give a better idea of exactly what we do, please see our website www.jcevents.co.uk, email jcevents@talk21.com or call me (Jason) for an informal chat on 07971 559453". Contact: Jason Canning, Proprietor. Address: 1 Oakwood Road, Moordown, Bournemouth, Dorset BH9 3DF. Tel.: 07971 559453. E-mail:
jcevents@talk21.com.

 
https://www.facebook.com/holtonclassicvw  

 

 

Ongoing
OTR/002 THE SUPER WEEKEND
The Super Weekend is delighted to be able to offer a brilliant opportunity to get involved with a fantastic developing event in the south west of the UK. For a film of the event, please click here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDC4NvoCmMw. "In 2012, Heart Radio and Devon Life were our media partners and we will again be involved with them in 2013. This year the event combines with the finals of Miss England 2013 which will be taking place on the same weekend. This presents an opportunity for huge exposure as a sponsor. We would like to invite a company seeking great exposure and associations with this prestigious event and brands such as Aston Martin, Bentley, Lamborghini, Sunseeker, etc., to get in touch with us at the earliest opportunity". Contact: Matt Palmes. Address: Knoll Hall, 10 Barton Road, Torquay TQ1 4DS. Tel.: 447974020164. E-mail: matt@thesuperweekend.co.uk.
link to website

Other information

For some great photos from the event, click the link below:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/riviera_guy/7577951236/in/set-72157630595577734/

 

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