Waitrose donates £19,000 to homelessness charity Bethany
UPMARKET grocery store chain Waitrose awarded over £19,000 to Edinburgh-based homeless charity, Bethany Christian Trust, in an effort to prevent and tackle homelessness across Edinburgh and Scotland’s East Coast.
Former referee celebrates 25 years as school lollipop man
ALEX McGunnigle used to be responsible for keeping order on the pitch during some of Scotland’s biggest football games, but for the last quarter of a century he has undertaken a completely different challenge – ensuring children find their way safely to school.
Charity cyclist tackles Cairngorms riding length of Scotland
AN engineer from Fife is to attempt to cycle the length of Scotland in under 24 hours this weekend – a feat of endurance that will include a 6,000 metre ascent through the Cairngorms - all in aid of a children’s charity.
Search on for charitable teenagers with initiative
FIVE students who built a pizza oven from recycled materials, and then sold their pizza for charity, won last years Merchant Company Initiative Prize - and organisers are now seeking this year’s charitable brainstormers.