In Memory of Daniel Hume
Daniel Hume's official memorial website to raise awareness for Help for Heroes and Care for Casualties

Simon's Aim is to raise £1 MILLION for the Motor Neurone Disease Association.


Over the coming month and years Dan's family and many friends will be taking part in a various Fund Raising events throughout the world and we aim to keep you informed of those events here:

Upcoming Events

21 October 2009
The boys of Claires Court put together goodie boxes

Venue: Claires Court School – Maidenhead

The boys of Claires Court put together goodie boxes, which were then sent out to the soldiers on the front line.

The boxes included small treats of sweets, toiletries, games and dried food. Some of the boys wrote lovely letters and we were lucky enough to have a number of replies. A big thanks to all the boys for all of the tremendous effort which was put into making these boxes up.

11 November 2009
Sponsored Silence

Venue: Altwood School – Maidenhead

Some of the children took part in a sponsored silence during their lunch break and raised over £2000.

Wendy went along to join in the fun and the children made her feel very welcome and presented her with a lovely yellow poster, which they had all signed.

A big thanks goes to Jan Dexter for organising this event.

21 January 2010
St Pirans Swimarathon

Venue: St Pirans School – Maidenhead

Some of the children at St Pirans School took part in a Swimarathon and raised £1800 in aid of Help for Heroes.

It was a tremendous effort by students of all ages from tiny tots to young teenagers.

21 February 2010
Newlands Drive Garage Sale

Venue: Newlands Drive

The Hutchins Family organised a garage sale and lost of the neighbours came along to support.

21 April 2010
Erica Hunter Half Marathon

Venue: Reading

Erica ran her first ever half marathon to raise money on behalf of Daniel.

See the News section to read a full report on Erica successfully completing the Reading Half Marathon

22 May 2010
Jazz Night

Venue: THE BYRE THEATRE, St Andrews

Jazz Night on Sat 22nd May 8pm - LATE at BYRE THEATRE.


Tickets £8 + free glass of bubbly.

Students £5

24 May 2010
Big Battlefield Bike Ride

Venue: HMS Victory in Portsmouth

Phillp Neal and Adrian Hume ( Dan’s Dad) are taking part in this Help for Heroes On the 24th May 2010, I will be joining 300 other cyclists in The Big Battlefield Bike Ride. This is a 350 mile bike ride over six days that will start at Nelsons flagship, HMS Victory in Portsmouth before heading over to France. We will then ride through beautiful Norman and Picardy countryside, stopping at historic sites to remember those who have fought and died there. We then finish at Dunkirk on the 70th anniversary of the evacuation, accompanied by the flotilla of little ships.

15 June 2010
Mav Mackie

Venue: Up in the SKY!!!

Mav went to school with Adrian and Wendy and then went on have their first children together. Sydoni and Daniel went to the same school for a while, however still kept in touch.

On hearing about Daniels death, Mav has decided to take herself out of her comfort zone and JUMP OUT OF AN AROPLANE ! Go Girl.....

02 July 2010
Celebration of Daniels Life

Venue: Ivy Leaf Club, Maidenhead

Tickets to be bought in advance £10

10 July 2010
Black Tie Help for Heroes Charity Ball

Venue: Crown Plaza Hotel, Marlow


11 November 2010
Help for Heroes Concert

Venue: Newlands Girls School

17 November 2010
Charity Day

Venue: Eden Financial Group

We were invited back for a second year with our nominated charity of Care for Casualties

28 December 2010
Raffle and Karaoke Night

Venue: Crown Pub, Wooten Way

Landlord Steve Lawson raised £250 over Christmas. He held a raffle and Karaoke night.

11 January 2011
Waitrose Community Collection

Venue: Crown Pub, Wooten Way

Donated £600 for Help for Heroes

20 March 2011
Erica Hunter Half Marathon

01 October 2011
Charity Black Tie Ball

Venue: Crown Plaza Hotel, Marlow

Click here to download the Charity Black Tie Ball Flyer

Please contact Wendy on for more information.

11 November 2011
Local schools sponsored silence

We will hopefully involve as many local schools to participate in this lunch time sponsored silence .