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Ellie Conquers Kilimanjaro and Raises Thousands for Charity

Ellie Conquers Kilimanjaro and Raises Thousands for Charity

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2015

Eighteen-year-old Ellie Allan, from Rothley, undertook the eight-day expedition last month (Oct), in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT).

Ellie – a Loughborough Endowed Schools student – was a childhood friend of Joe Humphries, the... Read More »

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#beHeartsafe for SADS Awareness Week 2015

#beHeartsafe for SADS Awareness Week 2015

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2015

The campaign – which is urging people to #beHeartsafe – marks the third annual SADS Awareness Week, which takes place from 3-10 October.

And a major conference on SADS, with delegates including doctors and sports professionals, takes place... Read More »

Tags: Events, Heartsafe, SADS

In the Heart of the City its all 'Hands On' at Leicester Sports Fest 2015

In the Heart of the City its all 'Hands On' at Leicester Sports Fest 2015

Posted: Thu, 10 Sep 2015

The popular Sports Fest organised by LCC's sports regeneration unit in partnership with sporting partners and health and well- being agencies from across the city and county was also celebrating its 10 anniversary of providing a galaxy of sporting opportunities... Read More »

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Leicestershire Youngster Organises Concert in Support of Local Charity

Leicestershire Youngster Organises Concert in Support of Local Charity

Posted: Wed, 19 Aug 2015

Sixteen-year old pianist Christian Smaditch, from Leicester Forest East, will host a musical evening at Leicester Cathedral on Saturday 3 October in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT).

The evening will take place as Leicester prepares to welcome... Read More »

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A Very Special Mile for Joe

A Very Special Mile for Joe

Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2015

Joe's Jog, now in its second year, will take place before the Mattoli Woods Rothley 10k running event, which takes place in the Leicestershire village on Tuesday 16 June.

The event will raise funds for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT), which was... Read More »

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Gateley’s run the Gauntlet in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Gateley’s run the Gauntlet in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Posted: Wed, 03 Jun 2015

LOCAL law firm Gateley's is preparing to run the Gauntlet tomorrow in its fund-raising efforts for the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT).

The firm, which supports the JHMT as its chosen charity, will be among around 40 local businesses submitting a team... Read More »

Tags: Events, Gateley

Century Cycle Challenge Cyclists go the Distance to Make a Difference

Century Cycle Challenge Cyclists go the Distance to Make a Difference

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2015

Waiting for the 300+ riders at the 3rd feed station ( The Black Horse, Castle Rising - 84 miles out) was members of the JHMT events team including Val and Angie, who along with the staff from the Black Horse, helped serve a never ending supply of coffee,... Read More »

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Runners Limbering up for Marathon Effort in Aid of Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Runners Limbering up for Marathon Effort in Aid of Joe Humphries Memorial Trust

Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2015

It's a particularly big achievement for 39-year-old Liz, from Syston, because she had to pull out of last year's race due to injury.

Liz said: "I was lucky enough to win a ballot place in the London Marathon in 2014 and decided to use the place as an opportunity... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

Debenhams Spring Trends Fashion Show

Debenhams Spring Trends Fashion Show

Posted: Wed, 04 Mar 2015

A huge thank you to all of the personal shopping team at Debenhams and Liz Donaghy for putting on another amazing evening for us.

It was a totally different show to last time looking at capsule wardrobe essentials for Spring and a great demonstration from... Read More »

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Free Goodies on Offer at Charity Fashion Show

Free Goodies on Offer at Charity Fashion Show

Posted: Fri, 20 Feb 2015

The event, at Debenhams in Highcross Leicester, takes place next Thursday (26) from 6.30pm in the store's ground-floor cafe.

Tickets cost just £5 and funds raised will be going to the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust, which campaigns for greater awareness... Read More »

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Chance to Win Two Tickets to Charity Dinner for just £5

Chance to Win Two Tickets to Charity Dinner for just £5

Posted: Fri, 20 Feb 2015

The dinner dance, held in aid of the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust, will take place on Saturday 25 April at Leicester's King Power Stadium.

The Joe Humphries Memorial Trust (JHMT) is a local charity that campaigns tirelessly for better understanding and... Read More »

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Island challenge at De Montfort University raises more than £1,000 for charity

Island challenge at De Montfort University raises more than £1,000 for charity

Posted: Tue, 17 Feb 2015

STUDENTS from De Montfort University have raised more than £1,000 for charity by being marooned on an island.

Ten couples undertook a series of challenges to support the Joe Humphries Memorial Trust and Macmillan Cancer Support.


he event was staged... Read More »

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Students Plan Island Challenge in Honour of Joe

Students Plan Island Challenge in Honour of Joe

Posted: Wed, 11 Feb 2015

To mark RAG (Raise and Give) week, students from De Montfort's Demon Media society will be hosting 'Demon Island'.

Ten brave duos from 10 different university societies will be trapped on the island in De Montfort University's students' union from 9am... Read More »

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1 Week to go - A Celebration of British Comedy Songs

1 Week to go - A Celebration of British Comedy Songs

Posted: Sat, 31 Jan 2015

BBC Radio Leicester and the Charity group Applause bring together a number of well known Leicestershire public figures, local sporting celebrities and some of the best local choirs for a charity evening to celebrate the best of British Comedy songs from... Read More »

Tags: Events, Music

It's that special time of year again...

It's that special time of year again...

Posted: Sun, 07 Dec 2014

Time to play your part and nominate an inspiring young person for the Lord Lieutenant's Awards 2015 for Young People

Yes, it's that very special time of the year again. This search is on to find this year's candidates for the prestigious Lord Lieutenant's... Read More »

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Festive fun marks unveiling of life-saving new defibrillator

Festive fun marks unveiling of life-saving new defibrillator

Posted: Sat, 06 Dec 2014

The defibrillator, which will be available for the local community to use in emergencies, will be unveiled by AFC Andrews, which plays at Aylestone Recreation Ground, on Saffron Lane.

The club has raised funds for a new defibrillator and a special secure... Read More »

Tags: Defibrillator, Events, Joes Mini Heartstart, SADS

Annual Joe's (2nd) Photography Competition 2014 at De Lisle College

Annual Joe's (2nd) Photography Competition 2014 at De Lisle College

Posted: Wed, 26 Nov 2014

Joe's photography legacy brings out the best in students once again on the evidence of today's display (Friday 21st /11) at the school's annual JHMT & De Lisle Photography exhibition held earlier this afternoon.

The College Arts room was once again... Read More »

Tags: Events, Photography

Joe's Mini HeartStart 4 Sports

Joe's Mini HeartStart 4 Sports

Posted: Mon, 24 Nov 2014

...are you ready to save a life?

Joe's Mini Heartstart 4 Sports (JMHS4S) is a pioneering scheme, aimed at offering Junior sports club members including players, official and supporters the chance to learn key cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and how... Read More »

Tags: CPR, Events, SADS

Young People Awarded for Outstanding Commitment to Joes Trust

Young People Awarded for Outstanding Commitment to Joes Trust

Posted: Fri, 07 Nov 2014

De lisle College recently held their annual presentation evening to celebrate and acknowlege the efforts of students who have consistently given their very best to the diverse range of curriculum activity including exam results, outstanding achievement... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

Joe’s friends hold Bond-themed evening and raise £500 for charity

Joe’s friends hold Bond-themed evening and raise £500 for charity

Posted: Wed, 05 Nov 2014

A JAMES BOND-themed evening and balloon launch organised by friends of a teenager who died suddenly have raised more than £500 for charity.

Friends of Rothley teenager Joe Humphries got together to hold the events in his memory, to raise money for... Read More »

Tags: Events, SADS

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