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07/07/2021

Whitstable family taking on 3 Peaks Challenge for HOLG

Published by Caroline, 7 Jul 2021

A father of-three whose wife died from cancer almost a decade ago, is taking on the 3 Peaks Challenge with two of their children. Julien Lawton, 51, is climbing Ben Nevis on Wednesday 7th July, Scafell Pike the next day and then Snowdon on the Friday. He’s taking on the challenge with Harrison, 16 and […]

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14/04/2021

TRUSTEE BRIAN CRACKS ON WITH EASTER FUNDRAISER

Published by Caroline, 14 Apr 2021

One of our trustees, Brian Downton spent the Easter weekend unlike the rest of us – taking on a 48-hour challenge to raise money for us! Starting on Good Friday, he took on the 4x4x48 challenge, to run 4 miles, every 4 hours, over 48 hours. It meant he was running late at night, over […]

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25/03/2021

HOLG Trustee Brian is running two marathons over Easter weekend to raise money for us

Published by Caroline, 25 Mar 2021

HOLG Trustee Brian Downton is taking on a mega challenge for us this Easter…the 4x4x48 challenge. That’s: A 4 mile run Every 4 hours For 48 hours Starting on Good Friday, Brian will complete 13 runs, totalling 52 miles – that’s two marathons in one weekend! Our very own Iron Man has taken on this […]

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05/03/2021

HOLG & Demelza – bereavement project partnership

Published by Caroline, 5 Mar 2021

HOLG’s bereavement specialists have collaborated with Demelza Hospice Care for Children on a £20,000 project. Demelza, based in Sittingbourne has brought us on-board to work with their families across Kent and provide training for Demelza staff in Kent, South East London and East Sussex. Our 12-month partnership will offer: Bereavement training for Demelza’s staff and […]

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