Family members and friends of Asfordby teenager Leah Reek who was killed in the horrifying explosion in Leicester have raised more than £5,000 in her memory for charity in just two days.
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Bruce Smith and his fiance Cathie got the dress for £150 and have donated it back to the charity.
Pancake Day relay runners brave the cold to raise cash for LOROS
Three local charities have benefited once more thanks to the charity coach-trippers of the Harborough area.
With an official VIP launch scheduled for February the Wigston Magna store will be the biggest of the 29 LOROS county stores.
“We really do have a challenge for everyone and with the introduction of a couple of new events, as well as the return of a few favourites, we have plenty to choose from."
A Leicestershire soldier completed a 100-mile charity walk around the county despite twisting a knee on an icy path in temperatures of -7C.
Charities that are set to benefit this year include: Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People, LOROS, Dementia UK, Alzheimer’s Society, and Prostaid.
The Pirates of the Caribbean star spent several hours at the shopping centre chatting to fans and accepting donations for the hospice charity.
Carl Stroud and his partner Roxanne Attenborough are taking on the trek in memory of Carl’s mum Pat who lost her battle to cancer in October last year.
He has two weeks to fill a yellow bucket with cash
A 'Doctor Who' fan raised hundreds of pounds for LOROS by wheeling a life-size Dalek from Beaumont Leys to the Clock Tower in Leicester.
The popular event, which encourages Santas to walk, run, or stroll for charities including LOROS, will return to the town centre on Sunday 3rd December.
The Leicester Marathon will be a team effort for the family and friends of a man who died earlier this year.
It’s hard enough to run a marathon, let alone with bare feet, but that’s exactly what Bob Allsopp did in aid of LOROS at the weekend.