Sunday 11th December
9.30 am to 1.00 pm
Only 25p per card
Early drop off at 6 Green Close until 10th December - exact change please.
Delivery on 11th December throughout Hemingford Grey and Hemingford Abbots.
Posted: Sun, 04 Dec 2022 18:46 by Kim Loader
A grandad from Hemingford Grey is to walk 2000 miles - 5 million steps- in 200 days.
Between 15th June and 31st December.
In aid of East Anglia Children's Hospices.
Posted: Sun, 17 Jul 2022 11:26 by Kim Loader
The Anne Robson Trust is a pre-bereavement charity that passionately believes that "no one deserves to die alone". Liz Pryor, our founder and Chief Executive has recently been awarded the Member of the British Empire Medal (MBE) in the Queens 2022 New Year's Honour's list, for services to end-of-life care.
We work alongside NHS hospitals to train volunteers, who sit with patients in the last days and... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Feb 2022 10:56 by Kim Loader
Huntingdon District Council are supporting East Anglia's Children's Hospice again this year who will be collecting real Christmas trees for recycling on Saturday 15th January 2022.
To check availability and book your slot visit just-helping.org.uk/register-tree
Donations received from the Christmas tree collection provide vital funds for your hospice and other local charities.
Collections are available... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 16:35 by Kim Loader
In aid of Hunts Community Cancer Network.
HCCN helped support Derek and his family in the final stages of his life. So many people have asked to make a donation in his memory.
There will be a celebration his on Sunday 3rd October 2021 at Hemingford Pavilion. The day starts with a charity football match at 10:30am. A memorial service will take place in St James Church, Hemingford Grey at 2:30pm followed... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 02 Oct 2021 10:57 by Kim Loader
Thank You to all those who donated to, collected, organised or helped in anyway with the Food Bank Collection on Sunday 11th July.
Approximately 558kg of food items were donated - this is equivalent to 22 family parcels*, 28 for a couple or 35 for a single person.
* A parcel contains sufficient food for 3 meals per day for 3 days.
Posted: Sat, 17 Jul 2021 10:47 by Kim Loader
PLEASE SHARE WHAT YOU CAN SPARE
Items urgently needed include:
. Canned goods – no baked beans please!
. Tea & Coffee
. UHT milk
. Toilet rolls
You can leave your donation in a carrier bag on your doorstep/driveway between 10am-11am, Sunday 11 July, for collection by our volunteers, or you are welcome to drop off your donation at the Reading Room, High Street from 11am... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 09:06 by Kim Loader
There will be a collection for Godmanchester Foodbank on Sunday 18th October, commencing 11.00 am. Please leave your donations on your doorstep for collection or you can drop your donation at the Reading Room, High street.
This is the food we need:
Breakfast cereal, uht milk,tea bags, coffee, fruit squash, fruit juice, tinned cooked meat, tinned vegetables, tinned tuna
tinned oily fish, pasta & pasta... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 11:01 by Kim Loader
Call for good quality used sheets, duvets, and pillow cases. Throughout the country groups of volunteers have been sewing scrubs for hospitals, hospices and care homes. In the Hemingfords there is a very active group of sewers who have been very busy making scrubs, scrub bags and other items.They are linked to a network of local groups working out of Huntingdon. To date they have managed to equip Peterborough... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 11:28 by Kim Loader