Our Patrons 

​​Author Stephen Leather

Stephen Leather, Sunday Times bestselling author of more than forty novels. Stephen says "I have 3 cats of my own and they were all street cats that I invited into my home, so I appreciate what New Start does as a charity. They never put a healthy cat down and over the years have homed thousands. I am pleased to be part of such an amazing group"
​​Author Christina Jones

Christina has written over twenty wonderful feel good books and I always look forward to reading them.She lives just over the border in Oxfordshire and is well aware of cat rescue centres as she has 17 rescue cats of her own, in fact, her cats often feature in her books.