Tag: Macmillan Cancer Support

Where’s my nearest Macmillan coffee morning in South Leeds?

Where’s my nearest Macmillan coffee morning in South Leeds?

Community groups across South Leeds are joining in the Biggest Coffee Morning In the World this week to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Care. As well as their specialist nurses they offer support to patients, carers and families. Their motto is that no one should face cancer on their own. Coffee mornings are being held […]

By September 27, 2016 1 Comments Read More →
McMillan Coffee Morning at The GATE

McMillan Coffee Morning at The GATE

Belle Isle TMO Come along to our McMillan Coffee Morning on Friday 30 September at the GATE, from 11am to 12:30pm…. As always, donations of cake are welcome!! We never say no to cake in the GATE!

By September 7, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
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 […]