£2,000 knockout

A charity boxing night raised a knockout £2,000 for the Royal Bournemouth Hospital’s new Jigsaw building. The Bransgore Rotary Club’s fundraising boxing night was held at the Carrington Hotel in December 2013. Guests enjoyed a Bournemouth Amateur Boxing Association inter-county boxing match and three course meal with money raised from ticket sales, a raffle and…

Wow! Railway fundraising record

Lewis-Manning Hospice in Poole celebrated smashing its own fundraising record at Luscombe Valley Railway last weekend (21/22 December). The charity, which offers free palliative nursing care to hundreds of local people living with cancer and other life-limiting illnesses, raised over £10,000 over the course of the year at the popular local attraction, beating their 2010…