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Ladies First Professional Development Awards 2022, Tracey McAtamney
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Local entries invited for new-look post-pandemic awards

WARWICKSHIRE businesses are being invited to enter a new-look awards dedicated to recognising growth and resilience throughout the pandemic. The fourth Ladies First Professional Development Awards will celebrate success stories while also raising funds and awareness for two Midlands charities, St Basils and Suited For Success. Nominations are open in 26 categories, including a host… Keep Reading

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Full house adds up to funds for Warwickshire charity

BINGO numbers added up to a successful evening of fundraising for a Warwickshire charity thanks to local law firm Alsters Kelley. More than £3,400 was raised for The Friendship Project, thanks to match funding by Four Acres Trust. It was a ‘full house’ for the bingo event, at The Bulldog in Whitnash last month, which… Keep Reading

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Golf day puts Henley Rotary Club on course for £10,000 hospice target

HENLEY Rotarians are certainly on ‘course’ to hit their £10,000 total for local hospices following a recent charity golf day. Twenty-two men’s ladies and mixed teams took to the tee to compete for prizes – and bragging rights – in a series of long and short-game competitions across 18 holes at Stratford Oaks Golf Club.… Keep Reading

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Claire’s marathon effort for causes close to her heart

A Warwick mum is hoping to run up big totals for two local causes close to her heart in a marathon fundraising effort this weekend. Claire Hammond is gearing up for her first London Marathon on Sunday (October 3rd) – in aid of charities Molly Olly’s Wishes and Northleigh House School. It marks the culmination… Keep Reading

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Octogenarians put best feet forward for local hospices

THREE 80-year-old Rotarians are en route to raising £10,000 for three local hospices by walking a mile for every year of their lives. Friends David Burman, Robbin Suffield and Jeff Masters have already amassed more than £4,000 towards their target after completing the Triple80HospiceTrek – but it wasn’t without its challenges. The Henley-in-Arden Rotary Club… Keep Reading

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Napton Cidery recipe sits among UK’s best in new CAMRA book

A locally produced cider has earned its place among the best in the UK in a new guide published by CAMRA. Napton Cidery’s Whisky Cask blend features in Modern British Cider which is being launched around the country this month by author and industry expert Gabe Cook. In the book, the self-titled Ciderologist, Gabe shines… Keep Reading

My Darling, Sandra Godley, Surviving Bereavement, Molly Olly's Wishes, Coventry & Warwickshire Mind, loss, Jessica Wweeks, Hannah's House, Coventry
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Emotional messages take to the skies to mark release of charity record

RELATIVES grieving the loss of a loved one were among those gathered for the poignant launch of a charity single by Coventry’s MOBO Award-nominated musician Sandra Godley. National Grief Awareness Day on Monday (August 30th) marked the release of My Darling which is raising funds and awareness for three local charities in the wake of… Keep Reading

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Community gets behind ‘fun-draising’ day for charities

FUN and fundraising were the order of the day at Hatton Park in Warwick on Sunday. The community event, rescheduled from earlier in the summer due to Covid-19, has been hailed a huge success by the organisers who have raised more than £1,200 for two charities – Molly Olly’s Wishes and Warwickshire Domestic Abuse Service.… Keep Reading

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