At a special carol service held at the Wandsworth Salvation Army, Wandsworth Oasis gave away more than £160,000 in grants to other HIV charities. These included Body and Soul, Cara, CliniQ, 56 Dean StreetMildmay Hospital and NAM.

The service was lead by Lieutenant Katy Shubotham with an excellent selection of carols and presentations by Oasis founder Patrick Lethaby and Chief Executive, Gill Perkins. The hall was packed with visitors including many of the Oasis volunteers who man the shops. The singing was suberb, the band was on top form and the buffet a delight...