Category Archives: Charity

Bay MP And Donna Air unite to support new Care2Save shopping website set to benefit hospices and charities in Torbay

Adrian Sanders MP showed his support at a Westminster event last week (Wednesday 10 December) for Care2Save.co.uk, the newly-launched shopping site that will help raise funds for charities across Torbay when people shop online .

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Dogs Trust Ilfracombe prepares for influx of abandoned dogs this festive season

Thirty six years on from the birth of its famous slogan “A dog is for life not just for Christmas”, the UK’s largest dog welfare charity, Dogs Trust, which has a local centre in Ilfracombe is bracing itself for another busy Christmas.

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Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust’s zoos weather indifferent year

One of the South West’s largest conservation charities has announced its results for the year. The Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust is the charity that runs Paignton Zoo, Living Coasts in Torquay and Newquay Zoo in Cornwall, as well as several nature reserves in Devon.

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£1,000 building material grant available to Devon community groups

RGB Building Supplies’ ‘Well Built Community Fund’ has already given away £1,000 worth of building materials to a charity, sports club and most recently a primary school. The builders merchant, which has a branches across the region, is now asking for community groups to get in contact and apply for the grant.

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Devon Race For Life sponsorship money making a difference

Ruth Chamings, the events manager for Cancer Research UK in Devon is calling on everyone who took part in Cancer Research UK’s Race for Life events across the county to make their Race for Life count – by returning their sponsorship money as soon as possible to help beat cancer. Last year, a third of the women who took part in Race for Life didn’t return any sponsorship money.

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