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2019 calendar

BEDFORDSHIRE’S BIGGEST AFTERNOON TEA Sunday 24 March

SKYDIVE Saturday 6 April, Saturday 22 June and Sunday 8 September

LONDON MARATHON Sunday 28 April

MILTON KEYNES MARATHON Monday 6 May

BUBBLE RUSH Sunday 16 June

WOBURN ABBEY TRIATHLON Saturday 7 Sunday 8 September

LONDON TO BRIGHTON CYCLE RIDE Sunday 15 September

LONDON TO PARIS CYCLE RIDE 18-22 September

CHRISTMAS MARKET Saturday 23 - Sunday 24 November

SANTA RUN, BEDFORD Sunday 1 December

LIGHT UP A LIFE Sunday 1 December

A CHRISTMAS CAROL CONCERT Monday 9 December

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FIREWALK and

Bedfordshire’s

BIGGEST

afternoon tea

Sunday 17 February at Keech Hospice Care

Sunday 24 March

Walk barefoot over coals heated to 1,112°F! or if you have little ones you’d like to keep on their toes, why not take the Legowalk challenge instead?

The Cross Keys, Pulloxhill (near Ampthill)

Come along for a perfect afternoon of drinking fine teas and eating lots of scrumptious cake. £25 including a glass of prosecco

Sign up at www.keech.org.uk/firewalk or www.keech.org.uk/legowalk.

www.keech.org.uk/afternoontea

SKYDIVE

4-10 October 2020

Saturday 6 April, Saturday 22 June and Sunday 8 September

TREK

The ultimate adrenalin rush! “It’s an amazing feeling and gave me a huge sense of achievement. I’ve now done two!” Lesley, skydiver

跋涉

CHINA 2020

“I’ll never, ever forget trekking for Keech Hospice Care, nor will I ever be the same again. I have laughed, cried but, most of all, I’ve lived.” Kerry, Kerala trekker Take the walk of a lifetime along the Great Wall of China. To find out more or sign up, go to www.keech.org.uk/trekchina

Sign up at www.keech.org.uk/ skydive

MARATHON TIME!

Brighton Marathon (Sunday 14 April) London Marathon (Sunday 28 April) Milton Keynes Marathon (Bank Holiday Monday 6 May)

If you’re running in any of these or signed up for another exciting running event, we’d love to support you! Get in touch on letmehelp@keech.org.uk

01582 707940

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WOBURN ABBEY TRIATHLON

Saturday 7 Sunday 8 September Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire

Sign up today for one of the UK's most loved triathlons! Get in touch on letmehelp@keech.org.uk

www.keech.org.uk/whats-on


Walk, run or dance your way through eight scented bubble stations. Sunday 16 June at Cranfield University, near Bedford and Milton Keynes. Come and join hundreds of other Bubblers for an incredi-bubble summer of multicoloured, frothy fun! Walk, run or dance your way through eight scented Bubble Stations along the 5km route as bubble cannons create a 4ft-deep bubble bath around you. Then continue the fun at the Bubble Party with great music, food and drink.

Don’t miss out! Sign up at www.keech.org.uk/bubblerush or call 01582 707940 (9am-5pm, Mon-Fri).

CYCLE FOR KEECH! London to Paris Cycle Ride (18-22 September) Prudential Ride London (Sunday, 4 August) London to Brighton Cycle Ride (Sunday 15 September) If you’ve signed up for these or any other cycle challenges, let us know so we can support you. Get in touch on 01582 707940 (9am-5pm, Mon-Fri) or email letmehelp@keech.org.uk.

01582 707940

letmehelp@keech.org.uk

www.keech.org.uk/whats-on


Keech at Christmas SANTA RUN

Sunday 1 December, Bedford Embankment “An absolutely moving and amazing day – so many ‘Santas’, young and old, all wanting to raise awareness and money for Keech.” Julie, Santa Run Bedford Join hundreds of Santas to walk, jog, dance or sprint your way across the finishing line. This fun-filled 5km run has become a firm favourite with all the family. www.keech.org.uk/santarun

SMILEY SAM

From 28 November 24 December Smiley Sam, Santa and the Sleigh take to the roads around Bedford, Luton and surrounding areas.

KEECH CHRISTMAS MARKET

www.keech.org.uk/smileysam

Saturday and Sunday, 23 and 24 November, Barnfield College, Luton

A CHRISTMAS CAROL CONCERT

Start your Christmas shopping here with over 40 stalls offering beautiful handmade crafts and gifts, unique cards and decorations.

Monday 9 December at the Priory Church of St Peter, Dunstable

www.keech.org.uk/christmasmarket

Organise your own great Keech event Why not organise your own fundraiser in aid of Keech Hospice Care? Whatever you do, we have a team of fundraising experts to help and guide you. Contact the team on 01582 707940 or at letmehelp@keech.org.uk to get started. Here's some popular community events already on the calendar for 2019.

Quiz Night

Saturday 16 February Raynham Way Community Centre, Luton £9 including ploughman’s supper.

Barton Summer Fayre Saturday 15 June Barton Village Hall Entry: £1; concessions 50p.

60s and 70s Night

23 March, 26 October (both on Saturday)

Barton Village Hall £15 including fish and chip supper.


More events at the hospice a life

Take a hospice tour

Sunday 1 December

We’d love you to come for a tour and see first-hand how we’re supporting our patients and their families every day at the hospice.

Our memorial service to remember loved ones and shine a light in their memory on Keech’s Christmas tree.

Tours take place once a month on Wednesday (10.30am, 2pm and 6pm).

Open to the public (advance booking needed). For more information, visit www.keech.org.uk/lual

To book or find out more, email letmehelp@keech.org.uk, call 01582 707940 or go to www.keech.org.uk/tours

ch.org.uk/whats-on

Further details at www.kee

Have fun fundraising and do something amazing for Keech Hospice Care! As a charity, around 70% of our funding for our care services comes from our local community and supporters. We depend on you: every year, we need to raise around £6 million to continue making the difference when it matters the most to our patients and their families. We're enormously grateful for whatever you can do or give.

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Registered Charity No. 1035089

Tel: 01582 707940 letmehelp@keech.org.uk www.keech.org.uk/whats-on

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Your Events Guide 2019  

Your Events Guide 2019, is packed full of exciting events and fundraising challenges. What are you signing up for? Get involved: if not now...

Your Events Guide 2019  

Your Events Guide 2019, is packed full of exciting events and fundraising challenges. What are you signing up for? Get involved: if not now...

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