Charity

Cardiff woman plans to walk for 24 hours for charity

A Cardiff woman is taking on a 24-hour walking challenge to help raise funds for her friend’s seven-year-old son. Nia Thomson, 38, a production manager with the National Theatre Wales met Kasia Thompson, 38, at Freshers Week at the University of Aberystwyth in 2001 when they both joined the karate club. Kasia’s son Leon, 7, from Codsall, West Midlands, lives with cerebral palsy, global development delay and sensory processing issues as well as being non-verbal. Over the last few years the Thompson family and their supporters have raised over £80,000 for a selective dorsal rhizotomy operation carried out at Alder […]
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Lord’s Taverners Wales’ community cricket programme doubles capacity to cope with demand

LORD’S Taverners Wales’ free community cricket programme, ‘Wicketz’, is now running twice weekly sessions at its Llanrumney hub to accommodate the increasing demand experienced since restarting at the end of August.   Every Tuesday, youngsters can book to attend one of the two sessions that now run after school from 4:00pm-4:45pm or 5:00pm-5:45pm at Llanrumney […] Latest Cardiff News…


Jeff Aston ‘Ever Present’ runs the London Marathon in Cardiff for City Hospice

Jeff Aston will run the London Marathon in Cardiff on October 4 in support of Welsh charity City Hospice. A familiar sight on the streets of North Cardiff as a member of the Les Croupiers running club, Jeff has entered every London Marathon event since the inaugural marathon in 1981. His dedication to the event […]
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Cardiff storage firm partners with Cerebral Palsy Cymru

Cardiff company blue self storage has partnered with local children’s charity Cerebral Palsy Cymru to provide a full year of free storage. Cerebral Palsy Cymru is Wales’ leading charity for children and families living with cerebral palsy in Wales. The charity was founded by a group of families in 1992 to provide specialist therapy and support […]
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City Hospice opens new store in Rhiwbina

Welsh charity City Hospice has opened a new store in the village of Rhiwbina. The store was officially opened by one of their ambassadors, Cardiff Blues and Wales rugby star Ellis Jenkins, and West End star Sophie Evans. The charity’s new store on Heol y Deri, Rhiwbina features clothing, accessories, crafts and homewares. The City […]
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