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25 May 2017
A team from a Shropshire house building company is preparing to tackle a unique charity challenge which will see their physical and mental skills tested. Galliers Homes, based in Shrewsbury, is taking part in the Hope Challenge from June 9 – 11 when staff will compete against other construction firms from throughout the UK. The teams will be asked to complete a trek through the Peak District...
22 Mar 2017
A student from Shrewsbury Sixth Form College aims to raise money in aid of the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA) through a theatrical challenge. Andrew Farrow, 17, from Shrewsbury has created ‘The Bald or Bald Cap Challenge’ as a result of his role as Uncle Fester in the MADA (Music and Dramatic Arts) performance of The Addams Family later this month. He said: “Uncle Fester in The Addams...
14 Feb 2017
Feel The Love! Shrewsbury’s leading yoga studio, and only HOT yoga studio, www.mysoulspace.co.uk, is today releasing the West Midland’s first ever Yoga Mannequin Challenge, to celebrate Valentine’s Day http://mysoulspacemysoulspace.liveeditaurora.com/videos Emma Burton, Director My Soul Space: “I was so impressed with how my students completed the Mannequin Challenge, it’s actually a HOT yoga...
03 Feb 2017
A group of Shrewsbury College students are attempting one of the most demanding mountain walks in the UK to raise funds for a local disabled boy. All 23 members of Shrewsbury College’s outdoor course will be taking part in the 24 Peaks Challenge on May 9, and the money raised from their charity challenge will go towards the Little Rascals Foundation, but more specifically, a six-year-old boy...
See if you can row faster than Olympic Rower Debbie Flood
30 Sep 2016
Debbie Flood, twice silver Olympic medallist at the Athens and Beijing games, is inviting people to challenge her and take part in a 250meter rowing competition on Saturday 15th October in the Square, Shrewsbury between 10am and 4pm. See how fast you can row 250m on a rowing machine. Place your name up on the leader board, and see how well you do against the rest of Shrewsbury and Olympian Debbie...
05 Sep 2016
An extraordinary show of strength which saw a man pull his car along from his wheelchair helped raise £400 for a military charity. Glen Leversedge, one of the members of the Shrewsbury Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club, completed the spectacular event on a town side road as part of a barbecue held in aid of SSAFA. The day took place at Origins Restaurant in London Road earlier this summer...
01 Sep 2015
A well-respected local businessman, with over 20 friends and family, will embark on a challenge ​this month ​which will see them trek 25 miles across the Shropshire hills in aid of charity. After suddenly losing his father John in 2013, Steve Timmis, is yet again set to take on a gruelling challenge to help others in his memory, which will involve walking over 25 miles continually from the Long...
A team of staff and students from Thomas Adams take on charity challenge
12 Jun 2015
Eager students will attempt to climb seven hills across Shropshire and Powys in just one day as part of a new charity challenge. For the first time youngsters from Thomas Adams School in Lowe Hill, Wem, will climb Hawkstone Park, Grinshill, Haughmond Hill, Clee Hill, The Lawley, Caer Caradoc and Corndon Hill - as well as travelling over 100 miles by road to get to each of them. The Hills of the...
Marketing support for small businesses in Shropshire
21 Jul 2014
After a fantastic 7 year stretch at the Hive (youth arts charity and community venue) in Shrewsbury - Habib Malik-Mansell has taken the bold leap to become self-employed - setting up an exciting new business which aims to deliver affordable, reliable and available assistance to Shropshire's small businesses when it comes to all things marketing and promotion. NewBold Horizons has now officially...
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