Keep on running – supporting the Willen Hospice

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin

The cancellation, or postponement, of mass events in 2020 has been a necessary response to the Covid 19 pandemic but it has also led to the loss of much needed fundraising for UK charities.

That is why when the Milton Keynes half marathon was postponed in May David decided that his training, and fundraising, must go on. With the rearranged date being 6th September, and continued uncertainty as to whether it will go ahead then, David pledged to run the half marathon distance (13.1 miles) every month until the event takes place.

The charity he is supporting, Willen Hospice, provides care to patients with life limiting illnesses in his hometown of Milton Keynes and is a charity close to his heart. Alongside Hospices all over the country it provides its support services free to families but needs to raise £4.7 million every year to keep going.

At the time of writing, June 2020, David has completed two half marathons, with another two to go, before the planned event in September.

https://www.willen-hospice.org.uk/

https://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/DavidKnight50

Related Articles

Loveday & Partners team up with The Big C to be the main sponsors of the Norwich 100 Cycle ride on Sunday 6th June 2021.
We are pleased to announce Loveday & Partners are Gold Members of Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Mark & Jonathan take part in the Ride 4 Recovery Challenge in aid of The Norfolk Community Foundation
Loveday & Partners walk 10 miles for Charity in North Norfolk

Contact us

COVID-19 Update

Dear Client,

We have been closely monitoring the global progression of the COVID-19 virus, and have implemented measures intended to safeguard our employees’ health and safety and the continuity of our business.

Please also be assured that these uncertain times have not affected our dedication or commitment to provide our valued clients with the best quality of services.

We have a responsibility to our clients, our staff and our wider community. We intend to stay vigilant, responsive and proactive to the challenges which lie ahead.

We wish you, your families and loved ones good health and we thank you for your ongoing trust and loyalty.

The Directors, Loveday & Partners.