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Memorial gig in memory of Olivia raises funds for Leeds Mind

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On Saturday 8th of June The Glennie family organised a very special concert to raise funds for Leeds Mind in Huddersfield. The family have a very personal reason for supporting Leeds Mind. In the words of Diane and Alex Glennie:   "We should have been celebrating Olivia's 21st birthday today, June 6th 2019 instead we organised

Yorkshire 3 Peaks

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Leeds Mind Fundraising Event Fancy a challenge?  Why not join Team Leeds Mind as we take on the Yorkshire's highest peaks; Whernside, Ingleborough and Pen-y-Ghent.  For just £50 registration fee you cover the cost of your place, fully qualified guides and insurance, plus a suggested £250 fundraising target for Leeds Mind, all participants will receive

We need your help at the Leeds 10k – Sunday 7th July 2019

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We had an amazing first year as a partner charity for the ASDA Foundation Leeds 10k and we are looking forward to seeing the amazing "Team Leeds Mind" runners pounding the streets of Leeds on Sunday 7th July. If running isn't your thing you can still be part of the team as a volunteer route

Supercars and Coffee fundraising  event

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On Sunday June 9th Leeds Supercar Meet will be gathering at SRS Automotive in Baildon for a “Supercars and Coffee” fundraising event.  The event is being organised by celebrity tour manager Jason Holman, who has personal reasons for choosing local mental health charity Leeds Mind. Jason, a celebrity tour manager by trade, has personal experience of losing friends and clients to suicide.  Jason said “In December 2017 a friend of mine, model

Stars take to the field for local Leeds charities

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May 19th will see a host of big names don their boots and shin pads to take to the pitch at Elland Road, all in the name of charity. The match is set to see famous faces such as Danny Dyer and Lee Ryan supporting Leeds Mind and the Children’s Heart Surgery Fund, two charities

New Rothwell store supporting mental health with a local twist

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  You can find Mind shops in more than 150 communities around England and Wales, selling high quality items mostly donated by members of the public. The newest addition to this vital fundraising arm of the national mental health charity is coming to Rothwell, with a local twist. Money raised from sales will not only

Help to celebrate the 21st January 2019 as “Multi Coloured Monday”

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Blue Monday is a name given to the third Monday in January, reported to be the most depressing day of the year. Many people who are living with depression know that those feelings are not dictated by the date, so we have decided to rename the day Multicoloured Monday, and celebrate the 21st January. We

Ilkey Fundraiser for Tom and David

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This is a guest blog, written by fundraiser Tom Ellis. A big thank you to Tom, David, Oliver and Rachel! Every year myself and my colleague David do a walk for charity. This year my eldest son (Oliver) and my colleagues daughter (Rachel) joined us. We normally do a walk up to Top Withens in

The North Leeds Food Festival 2018

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What an amazing two days we had at this years North Leeds Food Festival, the sun was beating down on Soldiers Field, Roundhay Park from start to finish and this years event was bigger and better than ever.  The total raised this year is a fantastic £3,200.00. A massive thank you to everyone who gave