Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Golden coast fundraising dawns

16:35 11 July 2013

Archant

New Marie Curie fundraising group for North Devon.

A NEW Marie Curie Cancer Care fundraising group is to be launched on North Devon’s Golden Coast.

The volunteer group will cover Ilfracombe, Woolacombe, Combe Martin and Croyde, and work to raise money and awareness for the charity.

The Golden Coast Fundraising Group will hold its first meeting and launch at The Larkstone Café in Ilfracombe on Thursday (July 18) at 2.30pm. All welcome to come along and find out more. Light refreshments available..

They will also be supporting Marie Curie’s major fundraising campaigns such as the Great Daffodil Appeal or Blooming Great Tea Party.

“The new Fundraising Group on North Devon’s Coastline will make a huge difference locally, by helping to raise the vital funds needed to support Marie Curie Nurses, who provide free care to people with terminal illnesses in their own homes,” said Sarah Washington, community fundraiser for Marie Curie.

To join the group, or to find out more and other ways to support the charity, call Marie Curie on 01884 703535 or email sarah.washington@mariecurie.org.uk

0 comments

Other News Stories

12:24

Police confirmed that Mr Collins was the man recovered from the River Taw in Barnstaple on Saturday

Read more

The new Premier Inn in Bideford will be opening at Atlantic Park tomorrow (Friday).

Read more
60 minutes ago

Readers have been expressing both joy and frustration at Roundswell plans which include a new Costa Coffee, Aldi and Marston’s pub.

Read more

The brand new store in Clovelly Road has created 40 new jobs in Bideford.

Read more

Gazette readers have been donating generously to our Give A Gift appeal to deliver festive parcels to families in need across North Devon.

Read more
14:07

Devon County Council announced that both lanes of the Kenwith Viaduct will reopen today (Thursday)

Read more
14:00

Kayla’s Big Bash raised £640 for The Link Centre in Bideford

Read more
10:29

Can I recycle Christmas cards? What about my tree? When is my recycling being collected? Find out here...

Read more
Yesterday, 11:23

The Gazette can exclusively reveal Aldi, Costa Coffee and pub chain Marston’s named as proposals revealed for major retail development at Roundswell in Barnstaple.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:00

Support our Light Up A Life appeal 2016 and make a donation to Children’s Hospice South West or North Devon Hospice

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 11°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications