Tags » Charity

Dragon Boat Race - Cancelled

Unfortunately the Dragon Boat Race has been cancelled due to the bad weather conditions forecast for this weekend.

Cat Eyes Entertainment have said

‘Dragon Boat Racing Port Isaac & Port Gaverne. 132 more words

Port Isaac

Husky Home Removals

Moving house for Manchester’s Keath Armstrong will mean hitching his huskies to a hand-made sled and walking the 217 miles to his new home in Dorset, raising money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust along the way. 373 more words


Vanity do-gooding

I don’t hate charity. I don’t hate kindness, I don’t hate generosity and I don’t hate philanthropy.

Good, now that’s all cleared up, hopefully you’ll understand my position on vanity do-gooding (even if you don’t agree). 675 more words

Social Media

200. Did you know today is the first 'World Day Against Human Trafficking'?

The United Nations have set up this day with the following aim: to educate people about human trafficking, today’s equivalent of the slave trade that was abolished more than a century ago. 48 more words


199. Sainsbury's Basingstoke Charity of the Year

Yesterday I was at the checkout at Sainsbury’s and by the till was a collection box for Basingstoke Young Carers, Sainsbury’s Basingstoke Charity for the year, so although I wasn’t paying with cash I dug around in my purse and made a donation. 108 more words


198. Supporting community events and the YMCA

Last weekend I visited the Alvaston Family Fun Day with the family. This event is run by Alvaston Park Friends, a group created to facilitate the involvement of the local community, and thus make the park a better place for all of its visitors. 51 more words


So the abuse starts

The Tourists have assembled and the 2014 Oblivion Tour gets under way.
But we spent a moments thinking about Mr McAra Senior who missed England’s 1966 World Cup win because of his son Magoo wax born (who, in a bizarre querk of genetics, looks the same as he did all the years ago – bald and just a little wrinkly). 21 more words