Race for life is a national event where women gather to beat over 200 types of cancer together.
Over the past few years, homelessness in the UK has risen by nearly 25%. That may not seem a lot but, for a country as rich as ours, it’s a shocking statistic. Why the increase? The reasons for this can be complicated. People can be forced out their home because they can no longer afford […]
Panto season is upon us and one charity has released a spoof-documentary which takes a humorous look behind the scenes at the hidden world of Panto cow farms.
Today over 1400 uniforms were packed in the Lincs2Nepal van to be sent to Nepal.
YJA have had the pleasure of meeting fundraisers Keith Busfield and Nick Butler, who are cycling with 30 others, following the 1290 route of Queen Eleanor’s funeral bier from Harby to London. The Queen Eleanor Cycle Ride (QECR) was founded in 2008 and raises money for The Connection at St-Martin-in-the-Fields, a charity dedicated to providing specialist […]
When Major (retired) Rob Holland heard about Ben Parkinson’s amazing road to recovery he was stirred into action. Ben was badly maimed eight years ago when his Land Rover hit a mine in Afghanistan. Then aged 22, he was left in a coma for four months during which […]
This summer, residents of Lincoln are going to be in with the chance of shooting down a huge foam-filled water slide. The event is bound to prove very popular but only four hundred will experience this thrill of going down the gigantic slide. Thrill-seekers will have the chance to buy a £3 lottery tickets to secure […]
As a Comic Relief fundraiser, there will be a celebrity bake off on BBC 1. Sixteen famous celebrities will take part, all competing to become the Comic Relief Bake-off star. The celebrities are: Victoria Wood the comedian, Gok1 the fashion expert, Sarah Brown wife of former Prime Minister Gordon Brown and education campaigner, Zoella (Zoe […]
Bushfires earlier this year have caused a lot of trouble for the wild koalas who are now being treated by Australian charities.
The buzz is around, social media sites are going crazy, everyone is preparing for the big up and coming event: ‘Comic Relief 2015’! Preparations and organisations are beginning to form as the tradition of the red noses appear back in stores, this year with brand new funky designs: a robber, astronaut, superhero, mad professor, cute […]