Category Archives: Charity

Is the United Kingdom facing a homelessness crisis?

The United Kingdom is facing a deep homeless crisis amidst deep cuts to local government spending and a severe lack of social housing.

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Leicester father vows to never give up on son

A passionate dad has promised never to stop fundraising until a cure is found for his seven-year-old son’s incredibly rare chromosome disorder.

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Salvation Army marks 150th anniversary with celebrations and events in Nottingham

Nottingham’s William Booth Birthplace Museum will host events to remember Salvation Army’s 150 years of charity service.

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Thousands of pounds for Nottinghamshire charities

After her daughter was diagnosed with a brain tumour, a mum from Hucknall has raised more than £14,000 for local charities and hopes to raise more.

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Retirement is just the start for former Nottingham professor

A retired QMC professor has raised more than £4,000 for human rights charity ActionAid – after cycling from end to end of mainland Britain.

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Nottingham charity could close down due to lack of funds

A charity in Lenton is on the verge of closing down after a bid for a three year continuation grant from the Big Lottery Fund has been rejected.

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Hucknall mum takes on Great Notts Bike ride for charity

A Nottinghamshire mum, who has raised more than £14,000 for charity after her daughter was diagnosed with a severe brain tumour, will swap her running shoes for wheels to help another.

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