On Saturday 17th June, The Scarborough Rugby Club was filled with excitement and anticipation as the annual Summer Ball, organised by the Wilf Ward Family Trust, made its triumphant return. The event was a resounding success, bringing together The Wilf Ward Family Trust team and the incredible individuals they support for a night of inspiration, joy, and nostalgic fun.
This year’s theme of “Back to the 80’s” brought a wave of creativity and enthusiasm, as guests arrived in their finest retro attire. From neon leg warmers and teased hair to vibrant shoulder pads and disco-inspired outfits, the costumes truly captured the spirit of the iconic era. Attendees embraced the theme with zeal, ensuring a night to remember.
The event welcomed a total of 60 guests who were treated to a delightful evening filled with delicious food, exciting raffle prizes, and live music that had everyone dancing the night away. The atmosphere was electric, and the joyous laughter and smiles resonated throughout the venue.
What made the Summer Ball even more remarkable was the presence of friends from Scarborough Inner, Muston Road, and South Grange (Ripon), who joined in the festivities. The sense of camaraderie and inclusivity was truly heart-warming, as everyone came together to celebrate and create lasting memories.
The success of the Back to the 80’s Summer Ball was the result of the dedicated efforts of the Wilf Ward Family Trust team, who worked tirelessly to ensure a memorable experience for all. Special recognition goes to Sam Holland, Karen Haydon, and Rebecca Sample, whose hard work and commitment played a significant role in the event’s success. Their passion and dedication shone through, and their efforts were truly commendable.
The Wilf Ward Family Trust expresses its deepest gratitude to all those who contributed to the success of this inspiring and heart-warming event. From the organising team to the guests, from the incredible raffle prizes donated to the supporters, it is through the collective effort and unwavering support that such joyous occasions come to fruition.
The Back to the 80’s Summer Ball 2023 was not just an event; it was a testament to the power of community, inclusivity, and the unwavering spirit of The Wilf Ward Family Trust. Through their dedication, they continue to create opportunities for individuals to thrive, to build lasting friendships, and to embrace life to the fullest.
As the night came to a close, the memories created at the Summer Ball will forever be cherished. The Wilf Ward Family Trust looks forward to future events that bring people together, ignite the spirit of unity, and inspire others to make a positive difference in the lives of those they support.