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Challenge 2012 Marathon The inaugural Hanger’s Heroes ‘Challenge’ Cross Country full & half Marathon took place in near-perfect still and clear weather conditions on Sat 16 Sept.  The event started and finished at West Fleet Farm in Chickerell – Weymouth.  The undulating course is exclusively off-road and predominantly follows national trails and bridal paths, whilst […]


On the 21st January, Hangers Heroes presented cheques to their 2012 chosen charities totalling £13,000.00 Our chairman thanked everyone who supported our events both participants and local businesses.  Of particular mention was :- Riskstop of Poundbury who raised in excess of £11,000, S.A.L.T who raised £1,660.00 Jacqui Norman who organised a garden party raising £1,400.00 Representatives from Dorset […]


On Monday 21st January we will be presenting cheques from last years fundraising to the charities we have chosen to support for 2012. A cup will also be presented to Challenge 2012 highest fundraiser. Pictures and further details to come !

Garden party at Birkin House

Garden party sponsored ny Jacqui Norman (St James’s Place partner) Our first fundraisng event of the year was a great success with a bonus of the weather being fantastic. Birkin House nr Dorchester was the venue for our garden party, there was a tombola and cake stall and the grand finale was the auction with […]

Cheque presentation 2012

Monies from our fundraising in 2011 have now all come in so on 20th Februaury 2012 we presented £2,000 each to our chosen charities. We also presented a cup to our Challenge 2011 highest fundraiser Cormac Lineham of The Pet Experience    Weymouth who raised  £557.08. For the first time we had a very close runner […]

Charity cheque presentation evening

  On the 7th February charity committee members gathered at Sunseeker International Osprey Quay Portland to present cheques to our chosen charities. Through our fundrainig efforts in 2010 and the generosity of all our supporters we have been able to give away a total of £14,500 to these charities. Also a cup was presented to  Joy who […]