Latest King Billy’s News featured the Town’s Celebrations earlier in the Month together with our special un-veiling feature at the Guest House – “Kyla” the Eagle On the Thursday the town square had various activities organised by various groups and organisations of Settle. We had “Post Cards to the Palace” – “Painting Portraits of the […]
On the weekend of September 7th/8th, myself Paula Thomas and friend Lisa Price will be taking on the National 3 Peaks, Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon followed by the Yorkshire 3! We are raising money for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham so that they can purchase a Heart in a Box machine. This machine can keep a donor heart beating outside of the body until surgeons are ready to transplant, giving them precious extra time if an operation is particularly tricky due to scar tissue etc.
This is a cause close to my heart as my husband Rhys Thomas – an ex professional Welsh Rugby player – is waiting for a heart transplant and his will be a particularly complicated operation.
With the new “opt out” system being talked about for England as it is in Wales we are hoping to raise awareness for the need of donors as well as raising money for this revolutionary machine. Any one wishing to donate can do so via our Just Giving page
You can also donate via text to 70070 with the message SIXP48 £donation.
We look forward to ending our challenge in Horton in Ribblesdale!
: a day of stunning walks and trail runs The beautifully dramatic landscape of the Yorkshire Dales will be the setting for an exciting day of trail runs and walks on Sunday 21st August. Starting in Settle, participants can choose to take part in a 5, 16, or 26 mile walk or 5 or 16 mile […]
‘Engagement work’ highlighted in progress report Bainbridge, 28 June 2022 Many people have been helped to enjoy and better understand the Yorkshire Dales National Park in the past year, a meeting has heard today. Farm open days, outdoor classes for schools and volunteer-led nature walks were among the activities run by a wide range […]