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Statement from The Children’s Centre re Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Due to the forecast for high winds and heavy rain tomorrow (Saturday April 5) the Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil, which was due to take place from 10am, has been postponed for safety reasons. The event, organised by The Children’s Centre to raise funds for its charitable projects, will now take place on Saturday April 12 […]

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Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil this Saturday

Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil this Saturday

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first ever abseil from the top of Douglas Head Lighthouse is being held on April 5 – it is organised by The Children’s Centre to raise funds for its charitable projects. It will be the first time ever that abseiling has been allowed from the top of the lighthouse and promises to be a […]

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Learn a new skill at charity’s Crafternoon Tea workshops

Learn a new skill at charity’s Crafternoon Tea workshops

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you want to learn a new skill – and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea – then The Children’s Centre has just the thing for you. A ‘Crafternoon Tea’ event is being held at the charity’s Community Farm on Sunday April 13 offering a chance to get some expert tips in bread making and felt […]

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Moore Stephens supports Manx Breast Cancer Support Group

Moore Stephens supports Manx Breast Cancer Support Group

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Moore Stephens Isle of Man is proudly supporting the Manx Breast Cancer Support Group’s “Isle of Woman” campaign to help raise funds for a dedicated Breast Care Ward at Nobles Hospital in conjunction with a health awareness campaign for Moore Stephens staff. “As a firm we are pleased to be able to help Manx Breast […]

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Jump to it! Charity’s tandem skydive places going fast

Jump to it! Charity’s tandem skydive places going fast

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Places on an 11,000 feet tandem skydive event taking place at Jurby in June are going fast. The Children’s Centre has a limited number of places left for what will be rare opportunity to skydive on the Island. Tandem skydiving gives novices to parachuting the opportunity to experience one of the best adrenaline fuelled extreme […]

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A run for his money: Scottish Widows colleague to enter London Marathon for charity

A run for his money: Scottish Widows colleague to enter London Marathon for charity

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Scottish Widows investment dealer Paul Dunn is entering the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 13th to raise funds for Anthony Nolan, the blood cancer charity and bone marrow register. For the Douglas 33-year-old father of one with a second child due soon this will be his first marathon. He was inspired to enter by […]

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Walkers stepping out to help save lives

Walkers stepping out to help save lives

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Right now 14 patients in the Isle of Man are waiting for organ transplants. The more people who register to be donors, the greater the chances there are for these patients to live longer and more fulfilling lives. To promote awareness of this issue members of the Organ Donation Committee at Noble’s Hospital will be […]

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‘Manx Miracles’ celebrates phenomenal first year success

‘Manx Miracles’ celebrates phenomenal first year success

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Manx charity is celebrating its phenomenal success to date, just one year since its launch. ‘Manx Miracles’ had set itself a two-year target of raising £80,000 to build a new Sensory Playroom at the Island’s Pre-School Assessment Centre (PSAC) in Pulrose, but thanks to the overwhelming generosity of local residents and businesses, it has […]

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Friends Provident International Harbour2Harbour Sponsored Walk launched

Friends Provident International Harbour2Harbour Sponsored Walk launched

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new charity event – the Friends Provident International Harbour2Harbour Sponsored Walk – is being launched tomorrow (Saturday 29th March), with the help of a number of government Ministers and Parish Walk winners Robbie Callister and Sue Biggart. The walk will take place on Sunday May 11th 2014 and has been organised by Southern Community […]

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Miquando web donation boosts Manx Breast Cancer Support Group event bookings

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Miquando, the Island’s number one directory and online booking system, has charitably launched Manx Breast Cancer Support Group on its website, enabling residents to book tickets online. The charity is urging people who want to attend its key events, which this year include the Lionel Richie and Showaddywaddy Tribute, Fat Montys , Isle of Woman […]

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