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Published on April 9, 2019

Evie to scale ‘virtual’ mountain for new sailing clubhouse

A YOUNG member of the West Wiltshire Youth Sailing Association will attempt a ‘virtual mountain climb’ later this month to raise money for the new WWYSA clubhouse. 10-year old Evie Platt,…

Firefighters scrub up over £400 for charity

WESTBURY Fire Station has given thanks to all who donated during their car wash on Saturday 30th March, raising £428 for the Fire Fighters Charity. Crew manager Pete Eastland said,…

Health centre use donated clothes to raise money for cancer charity

WESTBURY Group Practice at the White Horse Health Centre is helping to raise money for cancer charity ‘Hope for Tomorrow’ with a new adclothes bank in their car park. Westbury…

Fundraiser to support terminally ill man’s treatment

THE family and friends of a terminally ill Westbury man, Jim Penny, are raising money for special targeted therapy to prolong his life. Jim has been diagnosed with stage 4…

Still time to help cancer charity reach goal

HOPE for Tomorrow have currently raised over £9,000 during their urgent appeal to raise £25,000, by the end of March, to continue running their mobile cancer units, with one helping…

Visit the white horses of Wiltshire in aid of Christian Aid

A FUNDRAISING walk across all the Wiltshire white horses is being held on Saturday 27th – Tuesday 30th April to raise money for Christian Aid, starting at Westbury’s iconic landmark.…

Travel company cycle to Paris for Comic Relief

LOCAL travel company, Keeva Travel have raised  £560 for Comic Relief from a 390 mile static bike ride, cycling the distance from Westbury to Paris. Company directors, Rory and Beneditta…

Woman to lose her locks for children’s hospital

A LOCAL woman is cutting off her hair to raise money for Bristol Children’s Hospital, who treated her great-niece two years ago. Sarah Hurkett has been growing her hair long for…

Health centre team complete half-marathon to raise over £3,000

WESTBURY Group Practice running team all successfully completed the Bath half-marathon on Sunday 17th March, together raising over £3,000 for Dorothy House Hospice. Managing partner Mark Dickson said, “All the…

Wiltshire Air Ambulance helicopters aplenty at Bath Half

MORE than 50 people raised vital funds for Wiltshire Air Ambulance by running the Bath Half Marathon on Sunday (17 March), whilst its helicopter flew overhead. The Wiltshire Air Ambulance…