Home-Start Cambridgeshire

Home-Start Cambridgeshire

Home-Start is one of the UK’s leading family support charity, a voluntary organisation offering support to families who have at least one child under five when family life becomes difficult. All round the country local schemes recruit and train volunteers to support local families with young children at home. We operate in Cambridge City, East and West Cambridgeshire, South Cambridgeshire, North & South Fenland – offering consistent and seamless support to families across the County….

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Wrestling for charity

Wrestling for charity

Little Miracles is an award winning Cambridgeshire and Suffolk based charity and parent led support group for families with children that have autism, additional needs, disabilities and life limiting conditions. We are based in Ely and put on weekly sessions every Saturday for our members. We offer different themed sessions with a sports hall, sensory room, cinema room, arts and crafts room, general toys/ play room and a quiet room to mention a few. Themes…

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Charity Fun at Hale Fen

Charity Fun at Hale Fen

Camelot Creature Comforts the pet shop on Hale Fen held its yearly Charity Fun Dog Show at the beginning of September. There they all were! The scruffiest, the cutest, the cuddliest pooches, all vying for many prizes in the ten different categories on offer. They ranged from; the Best Puppy (Under 12 months), the Best Pedigree, Best Crossbreed, Veteran (Over 7 years) to the Prettiest Bitch and Most Handsome Dog, Young Handler, Scruffest, Dog The…

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363MCC Gets the Money!

363MCC Gets the Money!

The 363 MCC are as well known for their charity fund raising as for their immaculate bikes and leathers. Back in May the club held their annual commemorative fund-raising for charity event called Crowning Around at the Crown Inn on Littleport’s Main Street. The bikers assembled again at the Crown on an auspicious weekend in the following month to present cheques for the cash raised. President Mark Robinson gave £3,000 to East Anglian Air Ambulance…

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Stuart Seekings Remembered

Stuart Seekings Remembered

The Stuart Seekings Memorial Cup competition held over three days was won by Ely City who defeated Littleport Town FC 3-1 in the final at Littleport Leisure Centre on Thursday 20th August. Both Littleport and Ely defeated Isleham and Little Downham 7-1 respectively to reach the final. There were some glimpses of good football being played when Ely City fielding a mixtures of Under 18’s, 1st and reserve team players dressed in an very old…

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Can you challenge yourself for Charity?

Can you challenge yourself for Charity?

East Anglia Children’s Hospices ask: Can you challenge yourself for Charity?   Would you like to see Cambridge from a unique perspective? Do you know anyone brave enough to scale the 80 foot drop off the historic Cambridge Guildhall? Registration is open to be part of the East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) Cambridge Abseil on Sunday 18th October. Sign up, take part and help raise valuable funds for EACH, who care for children and young people…

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Looking Back at the Littleport Fun Run

Looking Back at the Littleport Fun Run

The yearly Littleport 10k run on July 26th turned out to be a triumph for one particular local man. The seasoned and serious Ely Club runner, Matt Holmes of Holmes Furnishers shop fame had clocked a personal best to finish in 21st place. “It has been my ambition to run under 40 minutes, and I can’t believe I did it in a time of 39 minutes and 12 seconds,” Matt told Littleport Life. And in…

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The Lions Club of Littleport

The Lions Club of Littleport

Anybody noticed a subtle change in our club’s title? We get confused with Littleport Lions Korfball club, they are very nice people too, but it was confusing when Facebook and others got it wrong so hence the slight change. We are still the same club working at raising funds for charities and individuals be it Local, National or Internationally. We have supported Littleport Leisure’s Fun Day on Sunday 7th June by having a “Win Every…

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Remember. Celebrate. Change Lives.

Remember. Celebrate. Change Lives.

A leading cancer charity has created a special place where people can remember and celebrate the lives of loved ones they have lost to cancer. Losing someone you love can leave you feeling lost. So, Macmillan Cancer Support have created a permanent place where friends and family can come together, share memories and even change lives. Local fundraising manager, Jessica Levin says “The website allows you to create a lasting legacy for your loved one…

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