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  • Fresh start for unwanted hens in Cheshire

    Non profit organisation Fresh Start for Hens (FSFH) is rehoming hens in Cheshire this month. The organisation is run by volunteers who are dedicated to rehoming hens from the commercial egg production sector after they’re deemed commercially...

    • Posted August 1, 2019
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  • Knutsford man takes part in marathon to raise money for man whose life he saved

    Adam and Matthew Kimpton-Smith, from Knutsford, are taking part in the Prudential Ride London 100 on August 4 to raise money for Prevent Breast Cancer. Their Miles for Melanie challenge was inspired by Adam’s colleague, fellow anaesthetist...

    • Posted July 31, 2019
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  • Cheshire Freemasons get ‘on their bikes’ to raise money for charity

    A team of Cheshire Freemasons has recently completed the challenging cycle ride from Chester to London along the canal paths of England, raising £22,000 for local good causes along the way. The group consisted of 16 riders...

    • Posted July 30, 2019
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  • Charity Friend’s of Rosie support oncology summer party

    For most children when asked, ‘What do you want to do when you grow up?’, the list of possibilities is endless. For children diagnosed with cancer, their aspirations are no less great and why should they be?...

    • Posted July 29, 2019
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  • Local care company gets muddy for Alzheimer’s Society

    Wayne Harper, who manages the Northwich office of at-home care company, Home Instead Senior Care, joined 13 members of his caring team plus hundreds of other people to complete the Delamere Mud Warrior 2019, raising over £400...

    • Posted July 26, 2019
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  • Mayor of Knutsford’s Fundraising BBQ a Sizzling Success

    Mayor of Knutsford Cllr Andrew Malloy hosted a fundraising BBQ on Friday night to raise money to support the Mayor’s fundraising and 2nd Knutsford Scouts. The Mayor’s fundraising this year is raising money for a Skate Park...

    • Posted July 23, 2019
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  • Cancer Research UK launches new campaign in Cheshire to tackle obesity

    Cancer Research UK has launched a new campaign at sites including Knutsford, Northwich and Winsford after latest figures show that obese people outnumber smokers nearly two to one in the north west, as the charity urges government...

    • Posted July 23, 2019
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  • Knutsford Golf Club raises £1,200 for Macmillan Cancer Support

    Knutsford Golf Club members have raised over £1,200 by taking part in a 72-hole golf day at the club. The event raised £1,200 for Macmillan Cancer Support as part of their ‘Longest Day’ charity golf event where...

    • Posted July 13, 2019
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  • Cheshire business makes £5k donation to heart charity

    Winsford based container refurbishment company, UKCM, has made a generous donation of £5,000 to ‘Cardiac Arrest in the Young’ after founder, Emma Elston MBE, was touched by the harrowing story of Deborah Dixon from Tarporley, whose son Aaron...

    • Posted July 1, 2019
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  • Deans Court Chambers team run for Rosie

    A team of members and staff from leading Manchester-based barristers’ Chambers,  Deans Court Chambers, ran this year’s Manchester 10k to help raise money for Friends of Rosie, a local children’s cancer research charity. Earlier this week, the...

    • Posted June 27, 2019
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