Delighted that Jon Courtenay, one of the stars of our recent virtual variety show in aid of Mane Chance Sanctuary, has reached the final of Britain’s Got Talent 2020! Jon reached the final after impressing the judges with a wonderful piano/song performance which gained a standing ovation and left judges Alesha Dixon and Amanda Holden […]
When Chelsea Pensioner Colin Thackery starts to sing, there’s barely a dry eye in the house. Performing on Britain’s Got Talent last year in his iconic Scarlet, with a row of medals across his chest, he mesmerised the audience as he lifted his voice in memory of his beloved wife Joan. When he left the […]
Britain’s Got Talent winner Colin Thackery has made a personal plea to remember animal charities during the coronavirus pandemic. He was speaking at a virtual concert to support this year’s appeal.
The sad news is that our plans to launch our 2020 appeal have had to be shelved due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The good news is that we have found another way to bring our cause right into your homes…thanks to the magic of YouTube and the generosity of our celebrity friends. On Monday, June […]
Kneller Hall Gala concert. Saturday, July 20th, 2019. More than 8,000 people enjoyed the CAMUS 25 Gala Concert at Kneller Hall, Twickenham to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Royal Corps of Army Music. War Horse Memorial was there to support two of our very special friends who had leading roles in the glittering event… […]
Colin our Ambassador signs record deal. July 9th, 2019. Our Ambassador and Britain’s Got Talent winner Colin Thackery has signed his first record deal with Decca Records, becoming the oldest person in the world to do so. The 89-year-old Chelsea pensioner will be joining Andrea Bocelli, Michael Ball and Dame Vera Lynn on the label, […]
Colin wins Britain’s Got Talent! Sunday, June 2nd. Many congratulations to our newest Ambassador Colin Thackery, winner of Britain’s Got Talent 2019. Colin, who is 89 and a Chelsea Pensioner, received the most public votes in tonight’s live final, watched by millions of viewers. He wins £250,000 and a slot at this year’s Royal Variety […]
Colin Thackery and Britain’s Got Talent. Many congratulations to our newest Ambassador Colin Thackery who is through to the final of Britain’s Got Talent 2019. Colin, who is 89 and a Chelsea Pensioner, received the most public votes in last night’s televised semi final. A retired soldier from the Royal Artillery, we met Colin at […]