Christchurch-based charity, Macmillan Caring Locally, has received The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service; the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK.
Christchurch Hospital’s Macmillan Unit is one of just 40 organisations to be awarded the HRH Princess Royal’s Training Award.
The family of late rock star, John Wetton, has raised over £3,500 for Macmillan Caring Locally, to have his name in lights at ‘Light Up the Prom’ on Bournemouth Pier Approach, on 20 October.
Carolyn Emsley, the wife of Macmillan Caring Locally chairman Michael Emsley, has braved a sponsored skydive, raising £6,000 for Christchurch Hospital.
Broadstone resident Gerry Robinson is rallying up support before he takes part in his 20th Macmillan Dorset Bike Ride for charity.
Two Dorset businesses came to the aid of a unique hotel that offers holiday retreats for cancer patients and people with life threatening illnesses.
A recent charity show entitled ‘This One’s For You’ has raised £3818.79 for Macmillan Caring Locally in Christchurch, Dorset.
Pam’s India trek for Macmillan cancer support
Parley Rotary over the moon