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Great North runners from Northgate Vehicle Hire donate over £1,500 to charity
CHARITY EFFORT: A team of runners from Northgate Vehicle Hire have donated £1,570 to charity. Natalie Simmons, Jon Lapworth, Danielle Kelly and Tim Walker of the Darlington branch all completed the 13-mile Great North Run with impressive times – particularly Mr Lapworth who finished in one hour 58 minutes. The charities to benefit from their efforts are Cancer Research UK, Children with Cancer UK and Diabetes UK.
DIABETES: A professor from James Cook Hospital will be at the Dolphin Centre on September 30 to talk about diabetes. Prof Rudy Bilous will be in the Stephenson Suite from 7pm to give advice on how to reduce diabetes risks and complications. Admission is free and for more information contact David Moyes on 01325-252807.
MACMILLAN: Head 2 Toe hair salon on Nightingale Avenue is hosting a raffle and coffee mornings from Tuesday to Saturday in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. There are 52 raffle prizes on offer and handmade cards will also be on sale with all proceeds going to the charity. Any new customers will be offered a ten per cent discount on services all week.
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