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Gym raises funds for out box bullying charity in SAS mountain climb

A GYM in Melksham  has raised over £1,700 for an ‘outbox bullying’ programme for children, by taking part in an SAS-style mountain climb.  The Contender Gym reports, “Exercise High Walk, more…

Marie Curie’s Great Daffodil Appeal comes to Melksham

Terminal illness charity, Marie Curie, has launched its annual Great Daffodil Appeal.  Held every March, the appeal calls on people to donate and wear one of the charity’s daffodil pins…

Think pink! Curves’ big fundraising month to help breast cancer charities

CURVES in Avonside,  Melksham, is waiving all services fees for new customers this month in their continued efforts to raise money for breast cancer charities. Manager Sue Armstrong said, “This…

An abseil adventure for Wiltshire Air Ambulance

EXPERIENCE Avon Gorge in Bristol from a different perspective – by abseiling down the iconic landmark. Wiltshire Air Ambulance is holding its first ever abseil and is looking for adventurous…

Pie and pud evening raises £147 to help end Polio

MELKSHAM Rotary celebrated Rotary day on Saturday 23rd February with a fundraising ‘pie and pud’ evening raising £147 for Purple4Polio. The club reports, “Melksham Rotary members enjoyed a Pie and…

Fundraiser at the ArtHouse Cafe raises £1,000

The ArtHouse Café was full to capacity for the ‘Medical Aid for Palestinians’ (MAP) fundraiser evening meal organised by Joan Phelan and Judith Gradwell on 8th February. The group reports,…

Think pink! Curves launches fundraising month to help breast cancer charities

CURVES in Avonside,Melksham, is waiving all services fees for new customers in March in their continued efforts to raise money for breast cancer charities. Manager Sue Armstrong said, “This is…

‘A Bit of a Do’ for Smile Train

LOCAL woman, Sandra Sharratt will be running this year’s London Marathon in aid of Smile Train.  1 in 700 children around the world are born with a cleft lip or…

Marathon runners’ charity event

THERE was a sell out success for a music & pizza night  held to raise money for Transforming Mental Health, a charity dedicated to funding mental health research. The event…

£1,000 support for children’s hospice

Throughout 2018 Melksham and District Floral Arrangement Society (MDFAS) has been busy raising funds for their chosen charity, Julia’s House Devizes.   The group says, “We held various fund raising…

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