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Swapping roles in memory of young man who took his own life

The Red Lion, Hellidon, fundraising, mental health awareness

Staff at a pub swapped roles for a special night of fundraising in memory of a Warwickshire regular who took his own life on New Year’s Day. The Turning Tables dining experience last week raised nearly £1,000 and marks the first in a series of charity events organised by The Red Lion in Hellidon, in […]

‘Fun-draising’ boosts children’s charity coffers

Molly Olly's Wishes, Morrisons, fundraising

PEDAL power, pumpkins and bananas were among the wide range of fundraising themes resulting in donations of more than £2,600 to a Warwick children’s charity. Leamington Morrisons community champion Alex Pearson and her friend Emma Brayne from Warwick were joined by Alex’s two canine companions as they travelled almost 12km – and negotiated 27 locks […]

Restaurant Fundraises for Younger People’s Mentor in Stratford

Loxleys Restaurant

Extra mentor set for young people in Stratford thanks to charity backing from local restaurant A local charity that helps children and young people in Stratford is on the lookout for an extra mentor thanks to a pledge of support from a family-run business in the area. Lifespace, which provides one-to-one mentoring for children and […]