Amazing people doing something amazing!

We’ve had some amazing people this year take on some very difficult challenges, jumping from a plane, cycling, walking 100K, climbing UK mountains and we even have two people going to China to walk the Great Wall later in the year!
Why not challenge yourself this year – Do something amazing!

Challenges:
Belvoir Blast
Sunday 30th September 2018
”Belvoir Blast – Open to all, this sportive is for the lads as well as the lasses. There is a choice of 3 circular road routes (28, 58 and 100 miles).
http://2wheelsandapieceofcake.co.uk/events/belvoir-blast/

TREKFEST
1st September 2018
Take on TrekFest – choose your distance, choose your charity!
Whether you run, crawl, trek or jog either 25km or 50km, you’ll be challenging yourself in one of the UK’s most rugged national parks, the Peak District. Take in the UK’s most incredible scenery as you make the miles count for Dove Cottage Day Hospice.
http://www.trekfest.org.uk

Coast to Coast Cycle Ride
Dates for 2019 not yet confirmed
Starting with your back tyres dipped in the Irish Sea in the seaside town of Whitehaven, the cycle challenge encompasses some of the best scenery Britain has to offer as you tackle the tough 136-mile ride to Tynemouth
https://www.globaladventurechallenges.com/…/coast-coast-cyc…

Or set your own challenge… If you wish to fundraise and take on a challenge for Dove Cottage please get in touch and we will support you through your journey! Email georgina@dovecottage.org

Amazon Smile

We are now registered with Amazon Smile, when you shop online you can select Dove Cottage Day Hospice and they will donate money to the hospice!

Easter Egg Hunt raises £600!

Despite the usual British weather we made the most of the Easter Egg Hunt, supporters still came and got wet and muddy for a Chocolate Easter Egg. We would like to say a massive thank you to all of you who braved the ‘proper’ British weather, you helped raise £600 for your local hospice!

Auction of Promises at Wing Village Hall

Dove Cottage, Ridlington held an Auction of Promises on Friday 23rd March at Wing Village Hall and raised an amazing £3713.21, with just over 80 generous local people attending the fantastic event! The evening included a ploughman’s supper and a bar.
The fundraising committee and volunteers over in Ridlington put on a great event and a huge thank you to everyone who donated, bid and helped at the event! We would also like to thank Jeff Dale for being our extremely brilliant Auctioneer for the night, we couldn’t of done this event without any of you!

THANK YOU!

Auction, Table Top and Vintage Clothes Sale

THIS SATURDAY – 17th MARCH

At Dove Cottage, Stathern, LE14 4EX

Come and have a browse, we have 100’s of items in for the Auction and Table Top Sale starting at 12 noon. If you can’t make the day then please look at our Facebook page and if you like anything you see you can phone us on 01949 860303 and leave a bid with Georgina or Amanda.

Fitness Camp

Sign up to getting fitter for summer!

Stanley Fitness are supporting Dove Cottage Day Hospice, you can sign up, get fit and help your local hospice.

We’re very excited to announce that Richard Stanley a fitness instructor will be holding classes to get you fitter for summer. Starting April 2nd, 5pm, he will be running classes Monday, Wednesday and Friday at £67 per person for the month.

If you would like more information please phone Richard on 07722 387209.

‘Get fitter and help Dove Cottage’

https://www.stanleyfitness.com/

 

Sponsored Slim!

Over in Ridlington the Fundraising Team, staff and volunteers are working extremely hard to raise lots of money! They have lots of events planned for the year and even Ruth Lees, registered manager at Dove Cottage, Ridlington is on a sponsored slim to raise money for the hospice! To show her your support and encouragement please visit: https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/RuthLees1

Fitness Camp…

We’re very excited to announce that Richard Stanley a fitness instructor will be holding classes to get you fitter for summer. Starting April 2nd, 5pm, he will be running classes Monday, Wednesday and Friday at £67 per person for the month.

If you would like more information please phone Richard on 07722 387209.

‘Get fitter and help Dove Cottage’

https://www.stanleyfitness.com/