2015 Events

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Highcross Shopping Centre

Getting ready for the event… Highcross runners collect the flag from Leicestershire County Cricket club… Fantastic event at the Highcross Shopping Centre, big thanks to Highcross and Tina Barton who heads up ‘Wotbox’ in the Highcross for hosting and looking after us for the registration event… At the end of the day Leicestershire Fire and […]

Leicestershire County Cricket

Getting ready for the event… The match was rained off but that certainly didn’t dampen our spirits, we had a great day and the players even had time to sign-up….fantastic! Big thanks to Leicestershire County Cricket Club for their usual very kind and enthusiastic support… Highcross Shopping Centre collect the flag 15th September…

Leicester City Council

Preparations for the event at City Hall… Event day was great… The flag was handed to the next hosts at the end of the day… The Federation of Muslim Organisations (FMO) who will be holding their event at Madani High School Evington Valley Road Leicester…it’s going to be a great event.

NHS Blood and Transplant

Getting ready for the event…   Event Day, what an amazing day… Not only that but Rik had the platelet suite named after him… what an absolute honour, Rik spoke about the major impact the use of blood and platelets played in his treatment, without blood products he would not have survived treatment… The next […]

Sabras Radio

Preparing for the event…   Event day was amazing… the live singing was fantastic, if you weren’t there you missed a treat, dhol (indian drums) were mesmerising, fantastic indian dancers burnt up the floor, music with all the latest hits, fun with the Sabras presenters and of course signing-up lifesavers… we were outside the Sabras […]

George of ASDA

 George of ASDA have designed the Pass It On flag… I’m sure you will agree they have done an amazing job… They have gone on to take part in the Pass It On games laid on by Leicestershire Police…   And then gone on to lay on on an amazing registration event as a Pass […]

BBC Radio Leicester

BBC Radio Leicester were the second of our 31 hosts for ‘Pass It On’… read on to find out how Leicestershire Police handed over the flag see the pictures from the event at the bottom of the page… Below : the run-up to the big day… The The Chief Constable of Leicestershire Police hands over the flag […]

Leicestershire Police

  Preparations… The spit kits arrived and the flag was hoisted! …as the first host Leicestershire Police planned an ambitious multi faceted day of activity! Event day: At the start of the day… Rik found himself thrown off Mansfield House Police Station in Leicester City Centre (on a tension wire)… Rik carried the flag down […]

Pass It On – Leicester

#passitonleicester … We held 31 events during September and recruited an amazing 2068 new lifesavers to the Anthony Nolan register..wow! September was blood cancer awareness month and to mark it we ran no less than 31 registration drives, one on each and every day but we were not alone… read on to find out more! Making Leicester […]

Thaliwal & Co Charity Evening

  Thaliwal & Co is a well known and much respected local firm of solicitors, they had their annual charity fundraiser and very kindly invited us along …We had a stall at the event held at the very prestigious City Rooms.  A very big thank you to Ranjit Thaliwal for his very kind invitation and […]

Misterton Hall Lutterworth

We were very kindly invited to set up an awareness stand at Misterton Hall Lutterworth at the very popular annual Plant, Food and Craft Fair, it was a very busy day with over 50 stands and big crowds. A very big thank-you to the owner Heather Craven for her very kind invitation and of course […]

Regent College Leicester…

We were once again at Regent College Leicester, signing up young lifesavers… the college always make us feel so welcome, we recruited a fantastic 161 to the Anthony Nolan register… we had some fun too… the students were amazing they helped sign-up fellow students, they did some fundraising as well: laid on and supervised a […]

Queen Elizabeth College Leicester

We were once again at Queen Elizabeth College Leicester and recruited an amazing 337 new donors to the Anthony Nolan register, a big thanks to Helen Bull at the college for helping organise the day and of course a very big thanks to all our wonderful volunteers who came from the college itself, De Montfort […]