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Charity Fundraising by Journalists RSS

During the course of a working week, most local and regional newspaper journalists will feature a fundraiser doing his or her bit for a worthwhile cause.

But sometimes the journalists themselves become the story when they don their running shoes or strap on a parachute for a charity close to their hearts.

This is the section of HoldtheFrontPage where we celebrate reporters’ charity activities – and give you the chance to donate to the good causes they support.

We never tire of hearing about your efforts so if you are a journalist raising money for charity, email us at editor.htfp@and.co.uk

April 17, 2012

Regional daily editor to run London Marathon

Disabled charity will benefit from epic feat

April 11, 2012

Photographer takes on charity ride for hospital that treated son

Toddler had operation at Great Ormond Street

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April 5, 2012

Reporters felt the heat in fire walking challenge

Brave pair took part in charity event

April 4, 2012

Reporting pals pounded streets for trio of charities

Journalists took on half marathon

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April 3, 2012

Traditional dishes key ingredient for journalist’s book

Proceeds will go to children’s charity

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April 3, 2012

Journalist steps up to challenge to raise £1,000

Charity dance contest was success

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March 30, 2012

Athletics writer wins newspaper’s annual charity run

Proceeds could top £60,000 for hospital

March 29, 2012

Reporter tops £5,000 target in sports stadium challenge

Team raised funds for local hospice

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March 28, 2012

Newspaper team slept rough for good cause

Challenge raised money for food bank

March 27, 2012

Weekly launches fundraising bid for African children

Chief reporter will volunteer in Uganda

March 26, 2012

Reporter clocks up mileage for London Marathon

Journalist’s feat will help homeless shelter

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March 22, 2012

Jockey turned journalist gets back in saddle to raise £27k

Racing writer has column in regional newspaper

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March 7, 2012

Comedians back Welsh journalist’s charity bid

Auction is latest fundraising bid

March 6, 2012

Former journalist takes on second marathon challenge

Ex news editor will run for environmental charity

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March 2, 2012

Journalist to scale heights in memory of late colleagues

Former reporters will be remembered at charity event

February 28, 2012

Journalist on a marathon mission to save centre

Former reporter is training hard

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