Community Champions

Celebrating charity work and good deeds in the Wiltshire and Swindon business community.

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Fundraising appeal for air ambulance and older people hits the heights

Written by Peter Davison on .

Fundraising appeal for air ambulance and older people hits the heights

A Cricklade lettings agency, which launched an appeal to help two Wiltshire charities, has smashed its fundraising target.

mlettings hoped to raise £800 to split between Wiltshire Air Ambulance and Cricklade Open Door, which supports older people living in the community. But the response was so great, in the end

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Bragging rights up for grabs as Thrings cyclists prepare for Paris bike ride

Written by Peter Davison on .

Bragging rights up for grabs as Thrings cyclists prepare for Paris bike ride

A team of cyclists from commercial law firm Thrings who successfully completed this year’s gruelling Bristol-to-Paris bike ride have thrown down the gauntlet to their successors to raise a record-breaking amount of money for Bristol children’s hospital charity, Above & Beyond.

While spending four days pedalling 430km from Bristol to

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