A scramble for charity at Parley Golf Centre

A scramble for charity at Parley Golf Centre

Golfers from Parley Court Golf Club hit the spot when they raised almost £1,500 for Macmillan Caring Locally. The annual charity golf day saw the participants tee off in a game of 18 hole Texas Scramble. Parley recently invested £250,000 in the centre and the course...
Trekkers Peak marathon walk

Trekkers Peak marathon walk

A marathon trek of almost 30 miles has been completed in just 12 hours by 16 trekkers who took to Dorset’s 3 Peaks to raise funds for Dorset’s disability charity, Diverse Abilities. The route covered a cumulative ascent of 1,357m – more than the ascent of Ben Nevis....
All in the jeans at Ellis Jones

All in the jeans at Ellis Jones

Staff at Dorset law firm Ellis Jones Solicitors have thrown on their threads for the annual ‘Jeans for Genes’ appeal. The regional law firm has joined companies and organisations across the UK encouraging employees to don denim for the fundraiser. Proceeds are in aid...
Rugby Lunch Success

Rugby Lunch Success

A fantastic £27,000 has been raised at Diverse Abilities’ annual rugby lunch. Now in its 9th year, the event has helped the charity raise over £200,000 since 2010. Sponsored by Dixon Stewart, Glossbrook and Quantuma, the rugby lunch was hosted at Hoburne Holiday Park...
Paddle boarder makes splash for local charity

Paddle boarder makes splash for local charity

A 25 year-old local woman has made a splash by successfully completing a local charity’s 25th anniversary challenge in a rather unusual way. Charlotte Homer from Broadstone in Poole decided to take on Forest Holme Hospice’s 25km For 25 Years fundraising challenge but...