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Search continues for owner of £1,000 winning lottery ticket

Could it be you? Wadebridge Children’s Hospice South West shop manager Kirstie Madden and shop volunteers Julian Collinson, Danielle Broad and Debbie Chantler are still on the lookout for the owner of a winning lottery ticket bought in their shop.

The search is still on for the mystery winner of a £1,000 lottery ticket bought in Wadebridge.

The lucky Children’s Hospice South West lottery ticket was bought in the charity’s Molesworth Street shop on October 9 but has not been claimed since the draw on October 12.

Shop manger Kirstie Madden said: “The team and I have been asking everyone coming into the shop to check their tickets.

Bristol Airport and flybmi join forces to take Santas on the Run fundraising to new heights

Bristol Airport and flybmi are supporting this year’s Santas on the Run fun run in Bristol on Sunday, December 9 in aid of Children’s Hospice South West.

The annual Santas on the Run 2k fun run is taking place in Bristol on Sunday, December 9. It’s the biggest and most spectacular festive charity event, which attracts thousands of people from the city and beyond, of all ages and abilities.

Organised by Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW), participants are given a Santa suit to wear on the day and asked to raise sponsorship, which goes directly towards supporting families at CHSW’s local hospice, Charlton Farm.

Baby Rupert Will Lead Santas on the Run at Eden

CHSW Santas on the Run runner numbers

Rupert Connor-Latus will be just 9 weeks old on Sunday 9th December when he will be Santa number 1 at Children’s Hospice South West’s (CHSW) Santas on the Run event at the Eden Project.

Santas on the Run is a 2km sponsored festive fun run which Rupert’s mum Sammy was keen to get him signed up for before he was even born along with siblings Flynn, Robyn and Evelyn.

Barnstaple engineering firm takes up the fundraising challenge for children’s hospice

Jason Legg of Aero Stanrew presents a cheque for £8,712.04 to Children’s Hospice South West fundraisers Josh Allen and Dominic Scotting

Staff at Aero Stanrew in Barnstaple have raised nearly £9,000 for Children’s Hospice South West.

Nine teams at the engineering firm at Roundswell, a division of TT Electronics, were challenged to take part in a month of fundraising in August.

Efforts included a Mexican chilli day, prize draw and cream tea, as well as bucket collections at the North Devon Show, Okehampton show, Hatherleigh show, at Tesco Barnstaple, Asda Bideford and after each show at Circus Wonderland in Barnstaple.

Instow marines put the fun in fundraising for children’s hospice

Sergeant Joe Long and colleagues from 1 Assault Group present a fundraising cheque to Children’s Hospice South West community fundraiser Josh Allen at the charity’s Little Bridge House

Royal Marines based at Instow have raised more than £500 by holding a family day for Children’s Hospice South West.

The 11 Amphibious Trails and Training Squadron opened the doors of the Arromanches Camp in July, giving family and friends the chance to enjoy a range of activities on the North Devon base, which carries out training and trialling for landing craft operations.