Fundraise for Ashgate Hospicecare
We are delighted that you want to raise money to care for patients in North Derbyshire with life-limiting illnesses. Your fundraising will ensure that a Hospice at Home service, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week will be available for everyone who needs care.
Andrew and Gail's story
On the 29th August, local Preacher, Andrew Spolton and his wife, Gail, set off on a challenge that would take them 485 miles across many varied regions along an ancient pilgrimage from Saint Jean Pied de Port at the foot of the Pyrenees to Santiago de Compostella in North West Spain.
The route, which took the couple 6 weeks to complete, follows a traditional path walked by pilgrims for over 1,000 years, to visit the tomb of the apostle St James. This became an important pilgrimage during the time of the Crusades when pilgrimage to Jerusalem was unsafe.Read more
Sarah's Cakes 'N' Mates
Hundreds of people turned out for the Sarah's Cakes 'N' Mates fundraiser in memory of Sarah Winder.
The event, which was based at Matlock Town Football Club, held several bake sales, raffles and a tombola offering several prizes including VIP tickets to see the Human League and a weekend away. The whole event managed to raise an amazing £7263.25 for Ashgate Hospice.Read more