Crewe Calendar Girls Bare All To Raise Money For Diabetes UK

Sixteen Crewe ladies and one mad photographer (Toni Pownall) have got together for a fun photo shoot at the Hunters Lodge on Sydney Road in Crewe.
The girls met up and finalized the very last photo for the December page of the most sought after calendar for 2014.

PosterThe calendar is to raise funds for Diabetes UK and will be unveiled at a special launch evening which is to be held on 30th August 2013 at The Crewe Alex Carlsberg Suite from 7.30pm – 11.30pm.
Tickets for the event cost £5 for adults (16+) and children (Under 16) are free.
Tickets are available from the photographer – Toni Pownall at

Two acts will be playing on the evening providing the entertainment: Breaking Glass and 
Rachael Roberts (Amy Winehouse tribute).

Tickets are available at a cost of £5 for adults and children free.
All profits from the sale of the Calendar, Launch night tickets and raffle will go to the charity,
Calendars will not be publicly unveiled until the launch night. They will be on sale on the night.

Debbie Owen, 2012 – 2013 President of the Crewe and Nantwich Lions said:
It has been a mad but fantastic experience and we have all had so much fun for such a worthwhile cause.
This calendar will be the only one people should buy for 2014 and every penny that we raise from the sale of this calendar is going to Diabetes UK.

Calendar GirlsThe ladies pictured are:
Back row Left to RightLisa Sandland, Claire Woods, Emma Potter, Deb Owen, Claire Sant,
San Wakefield, Lauren Bermingham

Sitting Left to right – Samantha Rowan, Linda Broadhurst, Emma Wakefield, Linda Morris, Caryn Goodwin

Floor Left To Right – Ashlee Gallimore, Vicki Hatton, Louise Morris, Samantha Edisbury

The Calendar girls would like to thank all the companies who have sponsored the calendar.
The companies listed below are also selling the Calendar so if you would like one please contact these companies directly (Details available by clicking on their company names listed below).

The Calendars go on general sale on the launch night at the cost of just £5 per calendar.
You can also order your calendar by visiting; however there will be an additional cost of £2.50 due to postage and packaging.

Sponsors and sellers (In month order)
January – Warble Entertainment Agency
FebruaryS G Leathers
March – Like Cake Catering
April – Alexandra Veterinary Centre
May – The Studio Nightclub & Entertainment Venue
JuneWuff Cuts
July – The Crewe & Nantwich Lions
AugustNewpark Motors
SeptemberWTD Promotions
OctoberEerie Evenings
November – The Crewe News
DecemberWestside Taxis

Toni and her daughter Vickie were interviewed on BBC Radio Stoke on 24th June about the Calendar and the charity they are supporting which is Diabetes UK
If you would like to listen to it please click on the link below.

BBC Radio Stoke Interview

Story ©Rach Griffiths 2013
Picture © Pickles Pics 2013
Audio ©BBC Radio Stoke 2013