Robbie’s poems

The Deeds Tree and other poems. One of Robbie’s goals in lockdown was to write a compendium of poems and his book ‘The Deeds Tree and other poems’ has now gone to print with 50 hardback copies ordered. All donations will go towards planting 25 trees (native to the country) in places which were important to him. We hope that we can arrange this in Sri Lanka, Africa, India and Nepal as well as Wales and various places in England. This will be done a year either side of his 25th birthday in November 2022, and I know he would […]

World Mental Health Day

Today is World Mental Health Day and 2022’s theme is ✨Awareness, Belonging & Connection✨. Awareness highlights the importance of learning the signs of declining mental health within yourself, as well as others, so you know when to take action. Although signs can be incredibly difficult to spot and can vary for everyone, look out for those who may be socially withdrawn, having emotional outbursts, struggling to sleep and increasingly partaking in numbing behaviours e.g. substance abuse. You never truly know what another person is going through so noticing any change in personality and behaviour can be key to reaching out […]

Claire Rumsey’s marathon

Exciting announcement! ✨ On Sunday October 2nd, Claire Rumsey completed the virtual London Marathon in aid of R World. Claire’s route started by Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys (where Robbie attended), passed Simon Langton Girls’ Grammar School and continued alongside the river Stour to Wye, finally finishing by Robbie’s memorial tree. Claire raised an incredible £600 for the foundation and we’re so grateful for all of her hard work and training behind the scenes! All donations will be directly invested into providing funded mental health services to young people in education. If you’d like to donate click here: […]

’25 for 25′ fundraiser in honour of Robbie’s 25th birthday

R World Foundation – Twenty Five for 25 fundraiser in honour of Robbie’s birthday. Robbie would’ve been turning 25 next month, so in honour of his birthday R World will be running a ‘25 for 25’ fundraiser… You can run, walk, cycle or swim 25 miles, dance for 25 minutes, bake 25 cakes or make up your own fun challenge! You can do absolutely ANYTHING that fits in with our 25 theme, so let your imagination run wild! Simply gather sponsorship from friends, family, and colleagues to raise funds or guide donations straight to the R World website, where you […]