2013 cake sale in memory of Rupert Spurling

The 3rd cake sale that we’ve held in memory of Rupert Spurling and we raised a fantastic £520. We had great support for the cake sale from local friends and Rupert’s children, Cameron & Freya, did a fantastic job of selling most of them. It was a fun day and great to help such a good

Rotary Supports CRY

In September 2013 The Rotary Club of Dronfield donated £250 to CRY as well as to other local charities. The money was raised by Dronfield Rotarians who had taken part in the summer 2013 Music in the Gardens event in Sheffield’s Botanical Gardens.

Elaine's Presidency

At the end of Elaine’s one-year long Presidency of the Inner Wheel Club of Dronfield (July 2012-July 2013), not only had the £5,000 for core-funding been anonymously donated by a generous member but she had £3,258 towards the first screening.  Many thanks to all the ladies of Dronfield Inner Wheel who supported Elaine and gave so

Lily Webster Memorial Fund Update 2013

  In March 2013 the 2 local high schools held a charity match for us Stowmarket teachers vs Stowupland teachers and it had great support despite pretty awful weather, this has become an annual event.         Throughout the year people continued to support us with walking, running, jumping (out of a plane) and

The British Public Radio Awards

British Public Radio website – 2013 The overall winner taking this year’s Gold Award is the winner of the Short Form News/Factual category. Produced by Briony Harrison, In A Heartbeat takes a look into the dangers of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome and discusses the current methods of cardiac screening open to young people. Read More

Hampshire Player Helps Raise Money for Heart Charity

Hampshire Cricket Club – September 4th 2013 Hampshire wicketkeeper-batsman Michael Bates has helped raise more than £8,000 for a local heart charity by auctioning a signed Royals shirt at an event at The Ageas Bowl. Bates, along with nearly 200 other guests, attended the Black Tie Ball at the venue on Saturday 31 August, which was

Family fundraisers organise free heart screening

Eastleigh News – September 12th 2013 The first in a series of free local screening sessions to identify potentially life-threatening heart conditions among young people has been held in Eastleigh thanks to the fundraising efforts of a local family. Read More

Ironman France in memory of Camilla Irvine

23rd June 2013 Well I’m now recovering from what has been the hardest event I have ever done in my life, EVER. On Sunday 23rd June at 6.30am on the beach at Nice the challenge started, and 13 hours and 24 minutes later, job done. The challenge was IRONMAN France. This is rated as one of