Category Archives: charity events

Dementia Awareness Week

This week is Dementia Awareness Week and the  Alzheimer’s Society is asking everyone across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to unite against dementia. Their website states that: Dementia is set to be the 21st century’s biggest killer. But awareness and understanding … Continue reading

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Tesco Bags of Help scheme

Tesco teamed up with Groundwork to launch its community funding scheme, which sees grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 – all raised from the 5p bag levy – being awarded to local community projects. Bags of Help offers community groups … Continue reading

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Crowdfunder

Bobby Scheme launches new donation page to raise funds This week the Bobby Scheme has launched a new donation page in a bid to gain some fundraising support. Our Crowd Funder page aims to raise awareness of the Bobby Schemes … Continue reading

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Local Charities Day

Today is Local Charities Day – a new government initiative to put small, local charities and community groups into the spotlight, helping them thrive and demonstrate the great work they do in their areas. The Office for Civil Society is contributing … Continue reading

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Nationwide Building Society

  We were delighted to hear that Nationwide Building Society customers have nominated The Cambridgeshire Bobby Scheme, CPS Trust to feature in their Community Match programme in branch. Community Match is their in-branch, local charity voting scheme. Each quarter, branches feature three local … Continue reading

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Royal visit!

The Cambridgeshire Bobby Scheme is celebrating 15 years of service with a royal visit. Last Friday,  September 23, the Duke of Gloucester visited the scheme to recognise the work of the charity, which has provided support to almost 25,000 vulnerable … Continue reading

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Peterborough Predators score a winner!!

I wrote a blog a few weeks ago about the Stuart Allen Memorial Shield ice hockey match held on June 18th between the Peterborough Predators and MK Rumble – an annual match to remember Stuart who tragically died in a … Continue reading

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