Neston Cricket Club President with Ross Walker from Forresters

Record breaking year for Neston Cricket Club

6th September 2019

Neston Cricket Club has raised more than £30,000 during its popular Marquee Week, making it a record-breaking year for the Parkgate venue. The event is a vitally important time in the club’s fundraising calendar and includes the Summer Ball, the Parkgate Proms and the ever popular Sporting Lunch, which was  sponsored by intellectual property attorneys… Read more »

Rob Lloyd training for London Marathon

Businessman and star of TV’s Secret Millionaire to run the London Marathon for charity

25th March 2019

Rob Lloyd is in full training for the London Marathon challenge in aid of Sense and has organised a major fundraising event to be held at The Midland Hotel in Manchester on April 11. Former Manchester United and England footballer Lee Sharpe is set to headline alongside award-winning comedian John Gillan and MC Paul Booth,… Read more »


Local businesses asked to brew up for charity

11th September 2018

A local charity is asking businesses to put the kettle on to help people with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses. St Ann’s Hospice, which operates from three sites in Heald Green, Little Hulton and at Wythenshawe Hospital, is holding a special Time for Tea campaign during Hospice Care Week, which this year runs from 8th… Read more »

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Local housing association unlocks door to success with latest challenge

21st August 2018

Team members from a Stockport housing association are hoping they can unlock the door to success with their latest challenge. Equity Housing Group has signed up to a brand new charity of the year partnership with St Ann’s Hospice, pledging to carry out a variety of activities over the next twelve months with the aim… Read more »

Recruiters raise £21,000 for St Ann’s Hospice at annual charity ball

27th June 2018

The Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) held its 2018 annual Charity Ball in aid of St Ann’s Hospice. The event was generously sponsored by Knightsbridge Contractor Insurance. The night raised over £21,000 for APSCo’s chosen charity St Ann’s Hospice which will have a significant impact on the support that the charity is able to… Read more »

ultimate accumulator

Could your business be the Ultimate Accumulator?

24th May 2018

A local charity is calling for businesses to take on the ultimate corporate challenge this Autumn. The Accumulator Challenge is back for 2018, supporting St Ann’s Hospice as a Dragons’ Den meets The Apprentice fundraiser. Participating businesses will each be given £100 and challenged to turn it into the most profit over a month long… Read more »

midnight walk

Businesses and individuals take part in epic Manchester Midnight Walk

30th April 2018

A new-look Manchester Midnight Walk attracted a capacity turnout of 1,200 walkers and business teams, who voted the changes a big success. Organisers St Ann’s Hospice were delighted with the response after its annual 10km city centre walk switched to a new start and finish line outside Manchester Cathedral. The charity’s flagship fundraising event was… Read more »

Lee Wolstenholme boxes for royal manchester children's hospital

Stockport businessman takes to the ring in charity boxing match for the Royal Manchester Childrens Hospital

9th April 2018

The Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital played a vital role following the city’s terror attack in May 2017, its world-class major trauma and wider medical teams providing young people from the region with life-saving treatment and support at a time when the nation was in shock. Founded in 2012 by former professional boxer Glenn Williams, Cheshire… Read more »