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Charity Partners Announced for Huddersfield Blues and Folk Festival

Yorkshire Cancer Research and Reading Matters have been announced as the official charity partners of Huddersfield Blues and Folk Festival.   The new event, organised by Guerrilla Promotions and Marsh Blues Club, will take place from 12 noon to 12pm on Saturday, June 11.   Bands and solo musicians from across the country will perform on three stages, which include an ‘intimate’ acoustic tent, at the Ukrainian Club, Edgerton Road, […]

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Yorkshire County Cricket Club Partnership

Through the two-year partnership, which covers the 2015 and 2016 seasons respectively, YCCC along with its players, staff and supporters will be encouraged to get behind Yorkshire Cancer Research and play their part in supporting and promoting a range of exciting activities aimed at reducing the impact of cancer in Yorkshire, especially in young people.

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The Million Kilo Challenge will take place on March 12-13 next year, has been organised by two of the town’s most experienced personal trainers to celebrate the launch of their new business, thebodydocs. Ollie Holtam and Shaun Hallett will bring together a team of 14 people where they will be required to lift their own body weight more than a thousand times.

We’ve been named Official Charity of Yorkshire Asian Business Association

The Yorkshire Asian Business Association (YABA) has today announced that Yorkshire Cancer Research will be its Charity of the Year in 2015. The partnership with YABA will help to promote awareness within local communities and help the charity gain a greater understanding of the cancer-related problems that exist in order to improve outcomes for Asian cancer patients.

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