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Nev, BA and a Torch at Dallas Airport

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Neville’s News Update December 2012

Wow! What a year. Fundraising has been more successful this year, primarily as a result of greater media coverage. Not only was carrying the Olympic Torch a great honour but it has truly raised the charity’s profile. I was chosen … Continue reading

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Rutland Water Sponsored Walk/Cycle

On March 25th twenty nine plucky souls completed over seventeen miles around Rutland Water, the cyclists actually went twice round!! The photos can now been seen on the site with more to follow. To date we have raised over £1400 … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Wishing you all a very happy Christmas and a prosperous new year!! 2011 was a fantastic year for fundraising, lets make 2012 even better!!!

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Fund raising in USA Oct/Nov 2011

During our two months in USA, Judi and Neville were successful in raising funds and interest as follows: 1) We visited Indiana University at Bloomington and gave a presentation to staff on the project thanks to meeting some of the staff in … Continue reading

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Visit to Ghana May 2011

Judi & I spent two weeks in Ghana in May, meeting with the builder, school staff, local chief and Fr peter who has been our link to ensure all monies correctly spent. The existing school has continued to deteriorate due … Continue reading

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Back home from the States

Just to let you know Judi and I are back from the States & go to Ghana on 12th May to have a look at things and check on the state of the old school which we understand is pretty dire. When … Continue reading

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News update from USA 2

Latest news form Nev, 1) Saturday 9th April I am giving a talk at Aldersgate Methodist Church in Tustin, CA. There will be a donation of $100.00 plus anything others decide to give. I will also be selling my marmalade … Continue reading

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News update from USA

Have now been in California 2 weeks and not idle. Have visited 5 schools, mostly primary seeking opportunities to give talks and earn some funds. Here arrangements for such seem to have to get the OK from PTA’s and I … Continue reading

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BBC to broadcast from the Maggs household

BBC Radio Leicester will hopefully be broadcasting a two hour show direct from the Maggs household on 29th May. More information to follow!!

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