Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Friends, Charlotte and Amy took on an incredible challenge this summer-to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in support of the Hospice. To date they have raised an amazing £1570, which everyone at the Hospice is very grateful for and the girls have very kindly written a short blog about their adventure;   Our last day on the … Continued

A rainy riverside cycle

One of the things I love most about my job as a community fundraiser is the variety of each working day, so, for example, I spent Friday 10th August on a 14 mile recce ride for the Hospice Big Bike Ride. The purpose of the recce ride was primarily to check the Thames Cycle Path … Continued

Ready! Steady! Go!

A little over 12 months ago Martin put a notice on a Facebook community page asking if any local people wanted to meet up and go for a run/jog, nothing too long or too serious.

A Marathon effort

I was out watching the London Marathon in the unseasonal sunshine on 22 April and, as always, was moved both by the dedication of the runners and the support of the crowds. In a city which I call home, but which people who do not know it as I do call unfriendly and cold; I … Continued

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