A tale of two kittens (and their mum)

I had cause to celebrate the patter of tiny feet recently. Or should I say paws. Yes, I’ve become the proud owner of three (you heard right, three) new cats – two kittens and their mum, courtesy of the good people at Cats Protection.

KADA

KADA (Kids Against Domestic Abuse) is a small charity set up and is run by four teenagers. The aims of KADA are: • To raise awareness of the impact on children and young people of domestic abuse • Raise funds to purchase equipment for children who have experienced or are experiencing domestic abuse • To promote the Read More …

Join the fight – breast cancer awareness month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and this year marks it’s 25th anniversary. The facts Breast cancer is now the most common cancer in the UK with around 46,000 new cases diagnosed every year.  One in nine women will be affected by the disease at some stage in their life.

English Electric Preservation

English Electric Preservation works to restore and preserve historic trains. Started in 1998, the group is based at the GC Railway Nottingham who run regular steam and diesel service through the summer months, as well as open days,  miniature rallys and the Santa Express! All the money they raise goes towards continuing to rescue and restore Read More …

South Wales Animal Rescue

South Wales Animal Rescue is a small non-profit animal rescue run entirely by volunteers. They rescue all animals,  from hamsters to horses, and place them with safe, reliable homes. Sadly, although they would like to be take in every animal, due to rising costs they now have a maximum number on the amount of animals they can take in and care for. Unfortunately Read More …

Help Lewis Walk

Lewis Brierley is an 11-year old son from Manchester. He was diagnosed at a very young age with Spastic Diplegia Cerebral Palsy. Lewis is a happy little boy who would love to live a normal life and do things like playing football with his friends. However, he has to rely on a wheelchair to get around Read More …

World Animal Day – a day in the life of one animal charity

Today is World Animal Day and our guest blog comes from one of the many animal welfare causes that fundraise with easyfundraising. Equine Market Watch is dedicated to improving the welfare of horses and ponies in markets and auctions.  The charity is run entirely by unwaged volunteers and offers an equine sanctuary base in Herefordshire as well as foster homes.  Read More …

Howzat! Mildenhall Cricket Club is our website of the month

Mildenhall Cricket Club in Suffolk caters for all ages, from 7 to 70. They run six senior sides at the weekends, plus a midweek team and a Ladies team. We’ve awarded them the title of Website of the Month as we really liked the way they update their site each month to show our latest competition.