DorSAR news

Dorset search and rescue are putting there £3,000 donation to very good use buying essential equipment for their recently formed Water Rescue Team. Once fully equipped and registered (they have already completed the necassary training) the team will be able to help in situations near and in the water, including flood rescue.


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 !

Challenge 2012 walk and cross country marathon

We should have most of the sponsorship monies in by the end of October from our 25 mile sponsored walk and  first cross country marathon both held on the 15th September. It looks as though the total rasied will be in the region of £9,ooo, what a brilliant effort from both participants and volunteers on […]


Unfortunatey our barn dance this month has had to be cancelled.:-( however we are rescheduling for next year at West Fleet holiday farm :-), date to be confirmed shortly.

Barn dance

Please come and join us at our barn dance on Friday 12th OCT 2012 7.30pm at Weymouth College.