Partners and Sponsors​

Campaign Sponsors

Become an Oar Blimey Supporter

We are looking for sponsors who are interested in working closely with us to help people live with dementia.  We have a number of unique sponsorship opportunities for forward thinking companies, families or individuals, to be part of something extraordinary.

Click here to view our Supporters Pack, or contact us if you want further details about our sponsorship packages.

Innovation Nottinghamshire is a not-for-profit company created to promote innovation, business and career opportunities in Nottinghamshire, the East Midlands and across the UK.

Innovation Nottinghamshire is leading the creation and delivery of Nottinghamshire’s new Digital Innovation Centre at the Worksop Turbine.  Together with support for local businesses, schools and colleges, the Digital Innovation Centre will create and inspire the next generation in Nottinghamshire’s long line of great innovations.

Adept Care Homes is a family run business providing superb places to live and work.  Outstanding, award winning and high-quality care is provided through enthusiastic teams who are motivated and committed to making a positive difference to the lives of its residents.

With over 30 years’ experience, Adept places resident wellbeing at the heart of everything it does.  Its care home’s provide a full range of enriching physical, mental and emotional wellbeing which helps to promote independence, choice and dignity for each resident.

JET PRESS Ltd are a leading global supplier of value engineered solutions and components. With a mission of being a best-in-class supplier, they manufacture, build and assemble engineered fasteners, components, and hardware to help lower the risk, cost, and complexity of their customers’ supply chains.

As a family business, JET PRESS deeply care about people, partners and longevity and prides itself on ethically delivering long-term benefits to employees, community, customers and suppliers alike.

Taggart Homes are an innovative and award winning, family business within the new homes construction industry.  Being totally committed to doing the right thing for the right reasons, Taggart Homes use 3 overriding principles of Quality, Integrity and Value to create attractive well-planned housing developments.  

By considering every detail in each house and the surrounding area, Taggart Homes offer some of the finest products on the market, including modular buildings and shepherds’ huts.  Consideration includes housing layouts, design, workmanship, features, finishes, and aftersales care.  Taggart Homes’ continually think around building communities where neighbours become friends.  

The Mansfield Building Society has been serving customer and member needs since 1870 and our aim is to remain a safe and trusted independent mutual organisation.

We strive to be highly regarded, friendly and efficient in helping our customers and members save for the future and buy their own homes.

As well as being a secure haven for savings, we offer a clear and transparent range of mortgage solutions to help people fulfil their individual housing needs.

Our organisation governance means that as a mutual building society we actively support the local community through sponsorship, charitable support and the direct engagement of our staff.

Amptron was established in late 2006 and began as a small Electrical firm focusing on repairs and small work. Since then, they have grown from a small firm of 3 to a fully established company offering the following services:

  • Facilities Management
  • Reactive & Planned Maintenance
  • Electrical Design, Estimating & Contracting
  • Mechanical Design, Estimating & Contracting
  • Specialist Services

It’s Been Emotional is a Nottinghamshire based covers band, playing classic songs from Amy Winehouse through to The Sex Pistols at local venues around Mansfield and the East Midlands.

“We were so blown away by the aims of this charity, and the lengths that they are going to, to achieve their goal; we just had to lend our support!”.

Mansfield Rotary (UK) are a community-based organisation focused on helping make the world around us a better, happier place. With the help of their tireless members and support from our local community, they organise fundraisers, exciting community-building events, and both local and international projects designed to make a real difference to peoples life’s.

Spectrum WASP is a non-profit making service which supports and helps local Children/Young People with Special and Additional Needs. They organise suitable activities and learning to give everyone a chance to integrate into society and live an independent life. Spectrum WASP provide lots of fun, encourages new friendships, develops growth, confidence and new skills in Children and Young people and they also provide important Respite Care and Short Breaks.


These individuals and companies are partnering and helping Oar Blimey to make our Atlantic Challenge 2023 campaign successful.  Help includes making significant donations, raising our campaign profile, donating gifts and providing vital kit to assist with our row.

Based in Nottingham, Blu Banana Graphics & Embroidery is a one-stop-shop for embroidery, signage, vehicle graphics, car wraps and all kinds of business printing.

Newark Marina is the perfect place to bring your boat.  Situated on the River Trent in Newark Nottinghamshire, boasting a friendly relaxed environment with years of experience Newark Marina  provides a comprehensive and professional service to all boat owners.

If you need any clothing making, alterations, stitching, repairs, fabric, zips, buttons or anything else…Shirley at Stitch-up is the person who can help.  

Will Prince’s Trevena are tidying up some unfinished musical business from way back in the day and writing solid guitar-based music again.  Will has written and performed 4-Eternity and dedicated it to Oar Blimey’s Atlantic Challenge.