Tag: Macmillan Cancer Support

Local youngsters take the initiative with charity challenge

Local youngsters take the initiative with charity challenge

In family homes across our communities, the same line can be heard: “I’m bored, there’s nothing to do.” Yet two Beeston primary school girls last week turned their holidays to great use, organising a street-side refreshments and table top stall to raise money for charity. Jadine Thornton and Keira Coop, both 10, spent the full […]

By August 16, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Tour de Northside raises £5,000 for Macmillan

Tour de Northside raises £5,000 for Macmillan

Sixteen of my colleagues from Northside Truck and Van Ltd completed a 20 mile cycle ride in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and in memory of our colleague Don Bowen. They cycled around all our depots in Yorkshire and Humberside taking the route Sheffield, Doncaster, Scunthorpe ,Immingham, Hull, York, Bradford and Leeds. Don Bowen, from […]

Donna ‘braves a shave’ for Macmillan

Donna ‘braves a shave’ for Macmillan

A care assistant at Bupa’s Copper Hill Care Home in Hunslet has raised over £1,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support by having her long hair shaved off at a fundraising event held at the home. Donna Smith signed up to the charity’s ‘Brave the Shave’ campaign in memory of her dad who recently passed away from […]

Yorkshire Cancer Patient Forum

Yorkshire Cancer Patient Forum

The Yorkshire cancer patient forum held its second meeting on Monday 5 October. It was very well attended and friendly and although as a patient I did not know anyone it felt very welcoming. The diverse nature of the group including the cancers suffered from was amazing. It is organised by cancer patients in our […]

Macmillan Afternoon Tea (Beeston)

Macmillan Afternoon Tea (Beeston)

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By September 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Macmillan Coffee Morning (Holbeck)

Macmillan Coffee Morning (Holbeck)

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Macmillan Coffee Morning (Middleton)

Macmillan Coffee Morning (Middleton)

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Macmillan Coffee Morning (Cottingley)

Macmillan Coffee Morning (Cottingley)

We are are having a coffee morning for Macmillan Cancer Care in memory of Hugh Fidds, who was for many years the Caretaker at Cottingley Community Centre. Scridb filter

By September 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
The GATE is holding a Macmillan Coffee Morning

The GATE is holding a Macmillan Coffee Morning

The GATE is holding a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 25th September between 11am- 1pm… Please come along and join us for a cup of tea and a slice of cake (said like Worzel Gummidge)! If you’d like to get involved and bake, then please do…. we NEVER turn down cake at the GATE. Kenneth […]

By September 15, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Money Raised By The Police For Macmillan Cancer Support

Money Raised By The Police For Macmillan Cancer Support

West Yorkshire Police – Leeds Outer South . Money raised from the open day at Leeds District’s new headquarters in Elland Road has given a boost to Macmillan Cancer Support. Hundreds of member of the public got a ‘behind the scenes’ look at the state-of-the art HQ and an insight into the work officers do […]

By February 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →