Running For Diabetes UK

Running For Diabetes UK

On Saturday the 28th of April Paul Sycamore will be participating in his 2nd London Marathon. Juggling his own business, a family of 3 young children and a grueling, marathon – training regime can be challenging enough but Paul is also Type 1 Diabetic and therefore this can present an additional set of obstacles for the runner. I spoke to Paul about his training and reasons he is running 26.2 miles of London track in…

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363 MCC Motorcycle Club

363 MCC Motorcycle Club

On the 14th January officers from the motorcycle club went along to East Anglia Children’s Hospice to donate some wonderful art eggs for the children. The club would like to thank all for their donations! May the 4th will see the clubs annual show day at the Crown Inn in Littleport. Expect some awesome action packed shows, along with music and entertainments. Confirmed acts for the day are Phil Crawford, Graham Buxton, Rock Out and…

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Marathon Special – Each step for E.A.C.H

Marathon Special – Each step for E.A.C.H

“Each step for E.A.C.H” has been Amy Bailey’s mantra since she began training for the London Marathon in aid of East Anglia Children’s Hospice. The mum of 3 has juggled her usual daily routines alongside a training schedule she can incorporate with her family also. After a late placement from the marathon Amy began her training in January, attending the regular Littleport Park Run each Saturday morning with her 8 year old daughter and signing…

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BBC Children in Need Ramble and funds needed to help a young person in Littleport communicate by her laptop

BBC Children in Need Ramble and funds needed to help a young person in Littleport communicate by her laptop

When BBC’s Countryfile announced that their ‘Children in Need’ charity ramble was coming to Ely, without hesitation I was among 1,999 people who applied instantly to take part and was lucky enough to be picked out of a ballot and win a place to take part in such an amazing event. On the morning of Saturday 7th October, the day of the charity ramble, everyone gradually gathered on the green of the Ely Cathedral site…

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Children in Need Disco

Children in Need Disco

Derek Timbers will be hosting the disco at the Ex Servicemen’s Club on SATURDAY 13TH OCTOBER. All money raised will be donated to the BBC Children in Need appeal. The FANTASTIC INTERCITY DISCO is supplying the music. This event will start at 6 pm until late. Games and competitions are early on for the kids then music all the way to finish. HUGE RAFFLE! ENTRY ADULTS £5 Joanne Coe says that her youth club, ThePORT’s…

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The 363MCC Bikers Fund-Raiser

The 363MCC Bikers Fund-Raiser

A Grand Day Out at the Crown Inn. “A massive, massive thank you, to you all who attended Crowning Around yesterday. We had an amazing day and it was so good to see so many people there. Again, a huge galaxy sized thank you to the members of the 363MCC and the staff of the Crown and all the extra helpers for all your hard work it is much appreciated. And of course, thank you…

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A Message from the Littleport Branch of The Royal British Legion

A Message from the Littleport Branch of The Royal British Legion

Garth McGowan, Littleport Branch committee member, Parade Marshal and Poppy Appeal Organiser, wants to thank everyone who has supported the Legion over the past year, especially for all those helpers who participated in yet another successful Poppy Appeal. The Littleport Branch of the Royal British Legion wish you and yours a happy Christmas and happy and healthy New Year. About the Royal British Legion The Royal British Legion is the UK’s leading Armed Forces charity…

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Cycling for Little Miracles!

Cycling for Little Miracles!

Left to Right: Adam Mason, Levi Webb, Ryan Mason, (Adam’s young son), Michael Webb, and Jonathan Langley. They are all doing a charity cycle ride to Hunstanton to raise money for the Little Miracles Charity which supports families who have children with additional needs, disabilities and life limiting conditions. “The mileage isn’t as many as 100 ordinarily, but we are thinking of doing a different route which will take us up to the 100 miles….

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Branching Out in Littleport!

Branching Out in Littleport!

“Branching Out is a local charity based in Littleport opposite Millfield School on Grange Lane. We support people with learning disabilities to lead active and fulfilling lives during the day time, and part of the way we do this is by doing what we can to help the local community,” writes Susan Wiggans General Manager of Branching Out. “Did you know we have an apprenticeship scheme? We have recently taken on a new apprentice called…

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