Mary's Meals

Mary"™s Meals provides life-changing meals to some of the world"™s poorest children every day they attend school.


Hilary's Race the Train - Bury to Rawtenstall

I am Racing the Train (Bury to Rawtenstall) on Sunday 19th June 2016 for Mary’s Meals because I like new challenges

Mary’s Meals

Mary’s Meals is an international movement that sets up school feeding projects in communities where poverty and hunger prevent children from gaining an education. The charity now feeds 1,101,000 children every school day and it costs just £12.20 / €14.50 / $19.50 to feed a child for a year.

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I always wanted to enter a "Race the Train" event, so there was no excuse when I heard about the Bury to Rawtenstall Race the Train being staged on Sunday 19th June 2016.

The course is about 11 miles long, so further than the 10km distance I normally race. I can guarantee I won't beat the train, but I am sure I will have a great time running along a beautiful & interesting route.

I decided to raise money at the same time & to support Mary's Meals. This is a charity I am involved with through Rotary Ramsbottom.

Mary's Meals sets up school feeding projects in some of the world's poorest communities where poverty & hunger prevent children from gaining an education. It costs just £12.20 to feed a child with Mary's Meals for an entire school year.

Thank you for any donations you decide to make - the money will support a great cause.

Donating through JustGiving is simple, fast and totally secure. Your details are safe with JustGiving - they'll never sell them on or send unwanted emails. Once you donate, they'll send your money directly to the charity. So it's the most efficient way to donate - saving time and cutting costs for the charity.

To donate just click the link JustGiving

Photos

'What We Do' Main Pages:

Iconic image for Ramsbottom. 
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John Lindsey Photography www.JohnLindsey-photography.com

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The work we do with the local community of Ramsbottom

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Ugandan Charity

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National Cookery Competition 2017. The winners going forward to the District Final in November are Amelia Tweddle & James Hilton. Picture shows Keith Crane, James, Amelia, Claire Gallie - Head of Food Technology.

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Retiring Rotary President Frank Unsworth welcomes Jon Lövgreen and Jennie

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We are on Facebook

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A great evening out supporting a good cause

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Our Vocational work in and around Ramsbottom.

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Some information about the page content

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Art work by Kevin Thomas

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A tour of the Irwell Works Brewery

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You can make a donation to Ramsbottom Rotary Club using your PayPal account, or a debit/credit card using the Donate button below.

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This year's duck race takes place on Sunday 26th May

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Art work by Kevin Thomas

Art work by Kevin Thomas

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Page to link to Just Giving

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Photos of events old and not so old.

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Testament for Les Norris

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Join us on May 26th for our annual Duck Race.

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The things we do for the Youth of Ramsbottom

We link with Woodhey High School, with a National Cookery Competition, Youth Speaks & we also interview all the ones going onto College of Uni.

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we are looking for

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Jo Novak - Ninety years old & still attending meetings.

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The Flying Scotsman passes through Ramsbottom - photo by kind permission of Joel Yates.

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Below is a list of this year's prize winners

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This years annual Duck Race takes place on Sunday 27th May 2018. You can buy a duck on line for this year's duck race - see below.

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Mary"™s Meals provides life-changing meals to some of the world"™s poorest children every day they attend school.

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Reindeer Ramble

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