Posts Tagged with: cycling

Cycling buddies ride to Paris

Two keen cyclists took to the saddle this summer to ride over 300 miles from London to Paris, all in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. The two friends Angela Preece and Janice Wallace, both from Claines, set off on 20th July to complete their international challenge in just four days, raising over £4,000 to support… Read more »

Double summit challenge for hospice

A team of intrepid cyclists at Open GI took on a challenge with a difference last weekend, all in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. On Saturday 6th August, a group of Open GI employees travelled to the Lake District to take on a gruelling climb of the UK’s top two toughest cycling climbs, Hardknott Pass… Read more »

Cyclist to spend three days in saddle for hospice

An intrepid hospice supporter is in training for an epic three-day cycle ride in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Rob Clarke, a police officer from Halesowen, will be taking part in the annual Wolverhampton to Aberdovey charity bike ride in memory of his cousin, David Clarke, who was cared for by St Richard’s before his… Read more »

Worcester accountants exceed fundraising expectations

A team of five cyclists from Bishop Fleming’s Worcester office joined colleagues across the country to take part in a 325 mile cycle challenge in aid of charity. The Worcester team aimed to raise £2,140 for St Richard’s Hospice. However, when all pledged donations had been collected, the event organisers were delighted to discover that… Read more »

Venice to Rome Cycle

£149 reg fee PLUS Option A .. Raise a minimum of £1,600 in sponsorship Option B .. Pay £850 trip costs yourself and raise as much as you can for St Richard’s   Cycle through Italy, from the unique city of Venice on the Adriatic Coast to Rome, the Italian capital, renowned for its ancient… Read more »

Accountants to ride 325 miles for charity

A team of accountants from Bishop Fleming’s Worcester office are preparing to set out on a challenge to cycle in a relay between the firm’s Truro and Worcester offices in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. The ride that involves over 100 staff across the whole business will set out from Truro on 11th September. Relay… Read more »

Endurance cycle ride supports hospice care

Two intrepid friends from Worcester are about to embark on a gruelling bike ride from Worcester to Paris in aid of St Richard’s hospice. Phil Kelly, who works as a chef on luxury yachts, has previously completed a long distance cycle ride, travelling from Land’s End to John O’Groats. He challenged David Lloyd-Rumens, owner of… Read more »

London to Paris Cycle Ride

Four days, three hundred miles, two capitals, one awesome ride in the tyre tracks of the world’s greatest … then watch the finale of the Tour de France! This fantastic 300 mile, 4 day bike ride will take you through the beautiful Kent countryside to Dover, before crossing the Channel to Calais. The route follows… Read more »

Dedicated supporters cycle canal

Bill Richardson cycles Bham-Worc canal

A longtime supporter of St Richard’s Hospice has cycled the length of the Birmingham to Worcester canal in memory of his late wife who was cared for by the charity. On Saturday 27th June Bill Richardson, aged 66 from St.Peters, Worcester, cycled the 30 mile canal towpath from its start in Birmingham to Worcester to… Read more »

Three teenagers cycle the Dutch coast

Three teenagers will celebrate the end of their exams this year by cycling the length of Holland to raise money for St Richard’s Hospice. Ed Cullinane, aged 17 from Moreton-in-Marsh, who attends Sixth Form at Cotswold School, will be joined by his brother Harry Cullinane, aged 16, and cousin Will Chilton-Murphy, also aged 16, as… Read more »