In The Media
Here are various features and articles about SWS RnR which have appeared in the media.
1st November 2016
- Unveiling of WW1 Replica Soldier in aid of forces charity SWSRnR.
- BBC Radio Scotland - 19th July 2014
- Dumfries and Galloway Life Magazine November 2011
Hats off to Lizzie - featured in one of Scotland's top magazines
- Bighearted Scot of the Year - The Sun October 17th 2011
"JENNEFER TOBIN’S dedication to wounded troops earned her the Bighearted Scot of the Year award at a glitzy bash in Glasgow’s plush Radisson Hotel. ..."
- The One Show August 18th 2011: The BBC comes to Carsethorn
Courtesy of the BBC
- The Mail on Sunday August 2011
From theatres of war such as Afghanistan, British servicemen come back wounded and traumatised ... and a dedicated Scot helps rebuild their lives.
"These boys show massive courage and strength. This is a chance to say
thank you" ...
- Wright Stuff Extra: Gabby Logan talks to Jennefer
Courtesy of Channel 5
- Daily Mirror June 2011
The woman who gets injured soldiers back on track.
As young servicemen return home from the front line with life-changing injuries, it’s often a struggle for them to find support. But one extraordinary woman is doing all she can to help.. from her own front room.
- Daily Record May 2011
Injured soldiers find solace at Scots refuge. Two really wonderful things happen to them .. they sleep and they laugh again ...
- Dumfries and Galloway Life April 2011
RnR charity awarded £3,000 by Community Fund. Southwest Scotland RnR has been awarded £3,000 from the Royal Bank of Scorland thanks to an enthusiastic voting campaign by local residents. ...
- Dumfries and Galloway Standard February 23, 2011
Blaze hits charity. A charity that provides holidays for injured military personnel has been hit by fire. ...
- Dumfries and Galloway Life August 2009
Jennefer Tobin wanted to do something for troops returning from active service, so she’s created a holiday centre where soldiers can enjoy rest, fun and a host of activities, helped along by local residents.