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Crickhowell Team of Eight Raises Staggering £110,000 for Welsh Cancer charity in Just 10 Years

A small committee from Crickhowell has shown its commitment to Cancer Research Wales by fundraising over £110,000 in ten years for one of Wales’ leading charities. The team of eight has organised several events in this time, which have encouraged the community of Crickhowell to take part and show their support for Cancer Research Wales […]

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Brecon
Charity
Health

Cancer Research Wales Brecon and Sennybridge Branch raises £185,000 in ten years

Cancer Research Wales’ Brecon and Sennybridge committee has raised a whopping £185,000 for Wales’ leading cancer research charity since 2008. This staggering amount has been raised thanks to the hard work and determination of the women within the group and all the funds have gone towards supporting Cardiff, Swansea and Bangor universities as they contribute […]

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Events
Gower
Swansea

Swansea Building Society supports Gower Macmarathon for fourth year running

Macmillan Cancer Support’s Gower Macmarathon takes place on Saturday 8 September 2018, with headline sponsor Swansea Building Society welcoming people to join over 1000 walkers to complete the 22 mile Gower route to raise money for Macmillan’s specialist cancer services. This year’s walk marks the 21st instalment of the event and Swansea Building Society’s fourth […]

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Claire and Nicola, who donated her kidney to save Jamie
Brecon
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Food & Drink
News

Brecon Restauranteur tightens her trainers for Kidney Wales after husband’s kidney transplant

A restauranteur from Brecon is taking on the Nation Radio Cardiff 10K, hoping to raise vital funds for Kidney Wales. Clare Mullen chose to enter the 10K race that will be held on 2 September, in support of her husband Jamie following his fight with kidney failure that saw him require a transplant. Jamie, a […]

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Aerospace
Cardiff
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Newport
News

Airbus target flying start at Cardiff 10K

Airbus, the global leader in aerospace and defence, has announced that it will be competing in the Eurobond Corporate Challenge at the Nation Radio Cardiff 10K this September. Employees from the Defence and Space Division of Airbus which employs over 400 people at its site in Newport, will be taking part in the Corporate Challenge. […]

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Law
Newport
South Wales

Newport-based law firm running Kidney Wales 10K in support of colleague

Six lawyers at Newport-based DAC Beachcroft have joined the fight against kidney disease by signing up for the Nation Radio Cardiff 10K hosted by Kidney Wales. Amongst the runners is 34-year-old Emma Fuller, a Partner at the leading international law firm, who has signed up for the 10K run in support of her colleague Dan, […]

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Cardiff
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Chepstow
Events
News
South Wales

Welsh firm raises over £300K to support Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital

The 12th Royal Ascot Charity Day, held at Chepstow Racecourse, raised nearly £68,000 for Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity last month. Sponsored by Chepstow Plant International, this fantastic event has raised over £300,000 in the last five years to help transform the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital in Cardiff. Over the past five years, Chepstow Plant […]

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Banking
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Housing

Swansea Building Society continues support for local male voice choir

Swansea Building Society is continuing with its support of a local male voice choir as the financial institution pledges sponsorship funds to the group. The Gwalia Singers, based in Swansea, is a vibrant male voice choir with 60 members. The choir was first established in 1966 and has grown significantly over the years to a […]

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West Wales

West Wales Poundies Rescue celebrates Summer with 'WWP Barkfest!' on June 10

Not everyone in Wales knows about West Wales Poundies (WWP), but sadly, like most animal rescue charities their services are over-subscribed and every penny goes towards caring for the animals who so desperately need their care. Rescuing animals through a Fun Day Out! While it’s rewarding to find dogs new homes, with so many dogs […]

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Methodist Churches 'across UK' saved £57,000 thanks to Welsh procurement service

Methodist Churches across the UK are now using an innovative scheme that allows them to pool their collective buying power to get better deals on their energy bills – releasing savings for their mission. Unlike other businesses and individuals, voluntary organisations like churches are often unable to benefit from price comparison websites, as they are […]

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