Herald - Issue 402

The HERALD Your Community Magazine Est: 1994 v THE HERALD, 2 HIGH STREET, HYTHE, SO45 6AH v No 402 • FREE Every 3 Weeks • 18th Feb-11th March 2021 FOUR SEASONS DENTURE CENTRE MORE THAN JUST A DENTAL LABORATORY If you want the best quality dentures in a relaxed, friendly and professional environment then call today for a free consultation Tel: 023 8084 6443 Mobile: 07919 074360 1 HOUR DENTURE REPAIRS N orth R oad , D ibden P urlieu , S outhampton SO45 4RE NEED NEW DENTURES? School Road, Fawley SO45 1EA • Tel: 023 8089 4500 www.charismaoffawley.co.uk Hampshire’s Largest Stockist Come and pay us a visit for all the latest styles and Designers New stock arriving weekly Please email us at info@charismaoffawley.co.uk for your appointment Mother of the Bride & Groom at SJ SAVAGE BUILDING & PROPERTY MAINTENANCE • Extensions • Loft Conversions • All aspects of building works including Decorating 07788 868262 stevesavo@hotmail.co.uk • Reliable and Efficient Service • Serving Trade, Domestic and Commercial Customers • Three sizes of bags available GRAB BAGS - A CHEAPER FLEXIBLE ALTERNATIVE TO A SKIP Tel: 023 8081 1757 • www.abbeygrabbag.co.uk • Call us for Prompt Delivery of a Bag • Fill Like a Normal Skip • Call again for a swift collection. • We can also collect your own grab bags 15 Marsh Parade, Hythe 023 8084 4741 FRAME SHOP HYTHE PICTURE FRAMING STAIRLIFTS STAIRLIFTS Freedom Stairlifts Straight Stairlifts Curved Stairlifts freedomstairlifts.co.uk Billy Bolts to 1000km! By Editor Donna Head Local father of three young girls, Billy Shameti, wanted to give something back to the community, so has set himself the formidable task of running 1000km, all in aid of Saints Foundation. Originally from the small island of Zante, Greece, 42-year-old Billy moved to the New Forest, and now works for a hospitality company that supports Southampton Football Club. A er an incredibly tough year Billy saw rst-hand how COVID-19 has a ected the local community. roughout lockdowns Billy volunteered for a local foodbank and he says: “The pleasure and fulfilment I got from giving something back and helping the foodbank was indescribable”. is spurred him on to set himself his biggest challenge yet – to run 1000km in 5 months, starting in January and nishing in May. Billy wants to pay special thanks to his ever- supportive wife Sarah who holds the fort at home whilst he clocks up a whopping 50km each week – at is more than a marathon a week, every week… for 17 weeks! Billy didn’t have to think too long about the charity he wanted to support, working alongside the Saints he understands the impact the Foundation has on so many. Billy goes on to say: “The work they Billy Shameti Continued on page 3