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March 1, 2023

Special Offer to purchase Passing the Torch by Lady Mary Peters for £5

Lady Mary Peters has inspired generations of athletes through her own achievements and her work for the Mary Peters Trust. Passing the Torch is a series […]
February 15, 2023


NEWFORGE COUNTRY CLUB TUESDAY 21st February 2023 7:00 pm Suggested Donation: £10 per head (max 6 per table) includes Tea/Coffee and sandwiches. Further information & tickets […]
January 27, 2023

Belfast teen is latest athlete awarded £500 to boost sporting journey

Toby Thompson, a 16-year-old from Belfast has been awarded £500 as part of the Hughes Insurance and Mary Peters Trust bursary programme. The athletics runner competed […]
December 14, 2022

Shane Gallagher has been selected to receive a £500 bursary to boost his sporting journey

Hughes Insurance have announced 16-year-old judoka Shane Gallagher as the latest athlete to receive a £500 bursary as part on an ongoing partnership with the Mary […]
December 9, 2022

Royal seal of approval at finale for Mary’s Olympic 50th celebrations

HRH The Princess Royal was guest of honour for December’s Mary Peters Trust ‘Golden Gala’ fundraiser at Belfast’s Europa Hotel. The special black-tie event, hosted by […]
November 14, 2022


Mary Peters Trust and Hughes Insurance award £500 bursary to 24-year-old canoeist  Hughes Insurance has announced that Alistair McCreery, a 24-year-old canoeist from Belfast, is the […]
November 8, 2022

Lights, Camera, Auction – Shawcross book cover going under the hammer

Leading local artist Neil Shawcross is set to raise a substantial ‘Few Pennies More’ for the Mary Peters Trust at its upcoming ‘Golden Gala’ event on Friday […]
October 28, 2022

Good as gold

Fifty years ago pentathlete Mary Peters – an honorary TG member – won her Olympic gold. Rosemary Allister explores her legacy FULL STORY FROM ISSUE 04 […]
September 30, 2022


MARY’S GOLDEN GALA To celebrate Lady Mary Peters’ 50th Anniversary since winning Gold in Munich. Friday 2nd December 2022 Europa Hotel, Belfast This special, black-tie evening […]