£250 to Carlisle Canoe Club

Carlisle Canoe Club was formed in 1959 with the objective of introducing people to and sharing the pleasures of paddle sport. They are a large, family friendly recreational canoe club, based next to the beautiful river Eden in Carlisle. Their mission is to encourage as many people as possible to safely enjoy the pleasure of paddling.  From April to…

£615 donated to Witton Albion Juniors

Witton Albion Junior Football Club provides open football to children (boys, girls, able and disabled) aged 4-18 in Northwich, Cheshire. They are a club affiliated to the non-league club Witton Albion but the juniors are run solely by volunteers. They have to source our own funding for kits, training pitches, match day pitches and equipment. Epic Kidz have…

Ross Cullen Competes at the World Championships

Earlier on this year the Dave Hitchen Fund provided a grant to Ross Cullen, an extremely talented 14 year old BMX rider. He wanted to go to the World Championships in Colombia to defend his World Title. Ross has now competed at the World Championships and has sent us a race report so we could share with everyone…

£617 donated to Appleby Scout Group

Currently in the Appleby Scout group there are around 30 children both boys and girls. Every year Appleby Scout group support the riders on the Eden Valley Epic Cycle Sportive by expertly manning the sportive food stop. They have made many friends with riders who participate in the event year after year. This year, thanks to donations received…