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Newsletter Winter


The Memoirs of Portsmouth’s First Female Police Inspector

The memoirs of Gladys Howard have been published this month and a share of the profits will be donated to The Gurney Fund. We are most grateful to the Hampshire Constabulary History Society, in particular Dr Clifford Williams, for this gesture. For more information and to order a book follow: http://www.mangobooks.co.uk/book.php?b=35


The Gurney Fund welcomes two new Trustees!

A very warm welcome to our newest Trustees; Chief Superintendent Lucy Hutson from Hampshire and Constable Ollie Abercrombie from Devon & Cornwall.


Congratulations Graduates!!

Sophie: 2:1 in Sociology & Criminology from Portsmouth Jack: 1st in Law from UCL Harry: 1st in Economics from Birmingham  


The sun finally came out for this year’s sailing holiday!

After a wet and windy start the sun shone for our twenty 16-18 year olds on this year’s sailing week and everyone (including the volunteer crew) had a brilliant time. “It was a great experience and has left me with some great memories” (Harry) “A huge thank you to everyone who worked tirelessly to make […]


Another week of fun on this year’s activity holiday!!

Another brilliant week was had by our youngsters at PGL, Swindon at the end of July. Here’s what some of them said afterwards: “Thank you for this amazing opportunity. It’s always so fun and the leaders are so caring” (Tilly) “Thank you so much for a great week, we have formed such strong friendships” (James […]


Friends Reunited Set Sail!

After a wet and windy start Gurney Fund beneficiaries on this year’s sailing holiday enjoyed good weather, catching up with old friends and making lots of new ones.


Georgie’s all set for another Gurney Fund holiday!

Georgie’s dad was a Sussex officer who died just before Georgie turned three. “When your dad dies and you are only two, the fact that he was a police officer doesn’t mean much to you. When I started going on The Gurney Fund holidays it made me realise how incredible it was that he did […]


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Delighted Pyrs shows off his medal!!

A proud moment for Ceris from Gwent whose son Pyrs came first in the long jump. Well done Pyrs!


Hattie had an amazing time in South Africa!

Thanks to some help from the Gurney Fund Hattie from Leicestershire was able to go on a sports tour to South Africa. Hattie says it was an amazing experience she will never forget and shares some of her favourite pictures with us. Unfortunately Hattie suffered a knee injury during the tour and was most disappointed […]