April 12th 2012:
Tomo's Dartmoor 100 Tors Challenge is complete
See how he did...
April 4th 2012:
Get a mini-makeover with Southernhay Clinic on Wednesday 2nd May!
Enjoy taster consultations and advice with the opportunity to take
advantage of some great special offers, all for just £10!
March 1st 2012
Dream-A-Way recycles newspapers to the tune of over £500!
Read All About
February 25th 2012
Dream-A-Way & Raceworld enjoy a Celebratory Karting evening.
February 20th 2012
Stagecoach South West driver Paul Gordon and colleagues raise almost £700 for Dream-A-Way
February 17th 2012
Edward Thompson is walking 100 Dartmoor Tors in 10 days in aid of Dream-A-Way
This marathon challenge will cover some of the toughest conditions in the UK, and Edward's not planning on taking it lightly!
Find out how you can support Edward
February 7th 2012
Dream-A-Way receives £6000 Natwest CommunityForce Award
Members of the Dream-A-Way team met with Natwest staff to receive the award.
December 23rd 2011
Big Noise Chorus makes big money for Dream-A-Way! Read about how a recent choir raised in excess of £1500 in one evening!
January 12th 2011
Plink Plonk and The Plankettes
Regular Dream-A-Way supporter Gordon Maddock, author of the Fuzzy Memories books has written a new book for 6-8 year olds. The story book with song, written in both English and Spanish aims to help teach children music and language through song.
Gordon has generously chosen to donate all proceeds from sales of the book to Dream-A-Way.
December 23rd 2011
Latest HMS Defender Newsletter Available
December 19th 2011
Thank you letters and cards
A range of the wonderful, heartfelt cards and letters we receive regularly can now be viewed online.
November 30th 2011
Shirley & Stuart Hyde are true volunteers.
Shirley receives the E&E Bouquet of the Week following nomination from Dream-A-Way Chairman Jeff Merrett.
28th November 2011
Dream-A-Way wins £6000 in Natwest CommunityForce Awards
We are pleased to announce we have been awarded £6000 from the Natwest CommunityForce scheme.
21st November 2011
Dream-A-Way moves to .org
To bring us into line with our charitable status, we have created the domain www.dream-a-way.org. The .co.uk address will continue to work and seamlessly re-direct visitors to the new address (in fact you probably haven't even noticed!)
This change allows us more transparency and accuracy as a charity.
21st November 2011
Our Annual Celebratory Ball returns on Saturday 23rd June 2012 with a "Roaring Twenties" theme.
Tickets still fantastic value at just £45 per person!
Dream-A-Way is proud to have been chosen as the Charity of the Month by Wilkinson Grant.
More to follow...
July 11th 2011
Our Ladies Golf Day was another great day out!
For the write-up and results, Read More
June 27th 2011
Saturday's Luxury Cruise Ball was a massive success!
Read the full write-up and view the pictures in the gallery!
June 9th 2011
Only a few spaces left at what may well be the South West's Ball of the year!
Don't miss out - book your seats now!
April 19th 2011
Rotary "The Walk Or Ride!" Details Released
Sunday 8th May 2011
April 12th 2011
Royal Wedding Fayre in aid of Dream-A-Way
Saturday 30th April at the Southgate Hotel Exeter
February 14th 2011
All 2011 Karting Dates Announced
Dates of all Dream-A-Way Indoor Karting evenings at Raceworld Nr Exeter are announced! Visit the Karting page for full details.
February 1st 2011
Luxury Cruise Ball Details Now Available!
Full details on the Cruise Ball page.
January 30th 2011
Annual Ladies Golf Day at Stover Returns for 2011
Scheduled for Thursday 30th June, download the entry form and poster from our events page now!
January 26th 2011
Veitch Penny Fundraising Round-Up
Dream-A-Way Trustees meet with the Veitch Penny Team after a successful year of fundraising.
January 25th 2011
Latest Newsletter Released For Download
Get It Here
January 24th 2011
Exeter City FC & Dream-A-Way Score with Support from City Plumbing!
John Frost of City Plumbing kindly made it possible for Dream-A-Way and friends to benefit from hospitality at the recent ECFC vs Walsall game.
December 30th 2010
2011 Weight Loss Challenge
Registration and Sponsorship Forms are now available to download from the website. Registration details also published.
December 14th 2010
The annual Bicton Gardens Christmas Dinner. Our 80 special guests enjoyed a fantastic day out again this year!
December 7th 2010
2011 Weight Loss Challenge is fast approaching!
Enjoy Christmas then raise £s and lose lbs for Dream-A-Way!
December 5th 2010
Annual Exeter Santa Run in aid of Dream-A-Way and the We Care Campaign
This year saw 400 Santas limber up for a brisk run around the City Centre.
September 13th 2010
HMS Defender teams up with Dream-A-Way
for what is sure to be a very special and prosperous partnership!
View the article
September 11th 2010
15th Annual MITIE/Dream-A-Way golf Classic write-up and results now available!
View the article
August 30th 2010
New Tesco Metro Plymouth Supports Dream-A-Way.
The team of staff at the new Tesco Metro store opening in Plymouth supports Dream-A-Way.
View the article
August 20th 2010
Summer Newsletter now available.
Please visit the newsletter page for more.
July 12th 2010
Yesterday's Dragon Boat Race Challenge was a great success!
A write-up is to follow, but pictures are now available on the Gallery...
July 4th 2010
Our Annual Ladies Golf Tournament was held recently at Stover golf Club.
Read the full story...
June 22nd 2010
The Mardi Gras Ball write-up and pictures are now available!
Our Annual Ball was held in the beautiful sunshine this Saturday at Sandy Park. With a Mardi Gras Carnival theme the event was alive with colour and fun!
Read the full story...
June 1st 2010
Dream-A-Way has reached £1million in fundraising!
To celebrate this fantastic achievement the Lord Mayor held a reception at the Guildhall and many of Dream-A-Way's friends and supporters were there to share the success.
May 1st 2010
Today sees the official opening of our eighth luxury holiday caravan at Devon Cliffs near Exmouth.
Named in honour of the Lord Mayor of Exeter, the caravan will allow even more special people to have a Dream-A-Way holiday! More info soon!
April 30th 2010
Teddy Bears jump to aid local charities!
Exeter rotary Club are holding a Teddy Bear Parachute Jump event to raise money for Dream-A-Way and other local charities.
March 12th 2010
We are proud to announce that Dream-A-Way has been chosen as the Simpkins Edwards charity of the year for 2010. We are extremely grateful to the team for their support and look forward to working closely with them in2010.
February 14th 2010
Our Annual Celebratory Ball Ball is back with a Mardi Gras Party theme!
This year's event will be held at Sandy Park on Saturday 19th June 2010.
Full details including what's on, the menu and how to book can be found on our Mardi Gras Ball Page.
January 4th 2010
A very happy new year to all our clients, friends and supporters! The post-Christmas detox is now underway. Fancy losing some lbs and raising some £s? Join the 2010 Weightloss Challenge now!
You can download an entry form and read more on the
2010 Weightloss Page.
November 19th 2009
We are proud to announce our latest Vice-Resident, World Champion and World Record Holder, Liam Tancock
You can read about Liam via the
Vice Presidents page.
November 19th 2009
The Meals Around The World With The Lord Mayor tour is well under way!
You can read about the progress and get involved via the main page.
October 16th 2009
Our 2009 AGM & Friends Gathering was a great event once again.
Special thanks to Councillor Winterbottom and George Sloan & Timepiece Exeter.
September 3rd 2009
The second annual Dragon boat race Challenge on Exeter Quay was a great success!
Exeter Quay hosted this year's Dragon Boat Race Challenge on August Bank Holiday. You can read a full write up and see the result and pictures via the link below:
Dragon Boat Race Challenge
August 8th 2009
Around The World With The Lord Mayor
Join us for a virtual trip around the world to sample some of the finest cuisine from local restaurants over the next few months.
More details and schedule
May 29 2009
We are pleased to present the new Dream-A-Way Photo Gallery!
The gallery shows photos of all our events such as our annual Celebratory Balls and Golf Days, and also features pictures from our clients holidays.
Click here to visit the photo gallery
April 14 2009
Future Events page updated with all 2009 events.
Take a look for details of all our events, and those being held in aid of
Future Events page
April 2 2009
Dream-A-Way chosen to benefit from forthcoming Bicton Gardens Concerts.
Three concerts to be held at Bicton Gardens in July & august 2009 featuring Limited Company, Abba Vision and many more will help raise funds for Dream-A-Way.
For full info and how to book please see the Bicton Gardens page.
March 22 2009
Dream-A-Way chosen by Crash Box & Classic Car Club to benefit from forthcoming Powderham event.
Sat 11th & Sun 12th July sees the CBCCC Classic Car show held at Powderham again.
Full details on the Future Events page.
January 26 2009
Second Annual Dragon Boat Race Challenge Launched!
Bank Holiday Monday 31st August 2009 sees our second annual Dragon Boat Race Challenge on Exeter Quay.
December 10 2008
Dream-A-Way purchases seventh Luxury Holiday caravan in time for 2009 season!
December 09 2008
Dream-A-Way is proud to have been selected to continue to benefit from the support of Firewatch for 2009.
December 08 2008
Holly Ball Writeup
The Holly Ball write-up and pictures are now available online.
September 21 2008
The Dream-A-Way / Express & Echo We Care Campaign Holly Ball - Details on how to book your table here.
September 02 2008
Dragon Boat Race Writeup
Dragon Boat Event Massive success!
Sunday saw hundreds attend Exeter Quay for the first Dream-A-Way Dragon boat event. The weather certainly didn't dampen spirits!
July 27 2008
Crystal Ball Writeup & Pictures
The 2008 Crystal Ball was a fantastic event, raising over £18,000 for Dream-A-Way. You can read all about it here. The article also includes pictures and videos of the evening.
July 7 2008
Dragon Boat Event Hotting Up!
The First Dream-A-Way Dragon Boat race event is filling fast! Get your entry in fast to guarantee your place and avoid disappointment!
July 1 2008
Mobile Phone Recycling
Dream-A-Way has teamed up with Envirocharities to give you a great offer when you recycle your old mobile phones! Check the link above for full details.
June 7 2008
Little Red Riding Hood Panto Photos
They've been a while in the making, but the Police & Hospital Players' "Little Red Riding Hood" pantomime photo galleries are now online. (Oh yes they are!)
June 2 2008
Unsung Heroes Royal Award
The Queen has honoured Dream-A-Way with the prestigious Unsung Heroes award. We are extremely proud to received this award and thank everyone that has supported Dream-A-Way throughout the years.
May 29 2008
Exmouth Rotary Kite Festival
Friday 30th May until Sunday 1st June sees the Rotary Kite Festival visit Exmouth. With many stalls, prizes and activities, visit Exmouth for what is sure to be great weekend!
April 15 2008
I was Sir, Your Fuzzy Obedient Servant
Gordon D S Maddock, author of the Fuzzy Memories books launches his third book with generous support for Dream-A-Way.
April 12 2008
Preparations for the 2008 Dream-A-Way Crystal Ball are well under way, with a rundown of the event now available on the above link.
March 15 2008
Landlords Drink To A Good Cause
Dream-A-Way are proud to announce our partnership with Heavitree Brewery.
March 01 2008
First Ever Dragon Boat Race
We are holding our first ever Dragon Boat Race Event on 31st August 2008
at Exeter Quay, Exeter.
February 28 2008
Thick As Thieves Turn 10
Local band Thick As Thieves celebrates it's tenth anniversary with a concert in aid of Dream-A-Way.
February 13 2008
Estate Agent Pledges Help
Bradleys Group team up with Dream-A-Way to help even more people have a Dream-A-Way Holiday.
January 15 2008
Lose lbs, save £££s!
The Dream-A-Way weight loss challenge is underway! Keep up to date with the latest news.
Gemini Radio Charitable Trust Dream-A-Way are proud to announce that we have been selected as the Gemini Radio Charitable Trust Charity of the year for 2007-2008.