Nandos have kindly offered to support West Berkshire Mencap as their local charity in Newbury and the staff are eagerly awaiting the opening on 31st October

West Berkshire Mencap Bounces to Success with Bungee Event

A Summary of the Day from our Fundraising Manager How brave were our jumpers! On Sunday 25th August at 7am I was up getting ready for the start of our bungee event! A event that had taken 9 months to organise between the Newbury Gastro Pub and ourselves. So much excitement was around this event …

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Berkshire Fitness and Wellbeing

We would like to say a massive thank you to Berkshire Fitness and Wellbeing, especially to Henna who has joined our fundraising group, for their support in our fundraising activities and for them organising events to help us to maintain and expand our high quality services! If you would like more information on Berkshire Fitness …

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Alex’s Amazing Trek in aid of West Berkshire Mencap

Alex, a very loyal supporter of West Berkshire Mencap, organised and took part in an amazing trek in aid of West Berkshire Mencap. We are so grateful to Alex for doing this and being so supportive of our work. By giving up his very valuable time and doing this trek he raised for us over …

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Learning Disability Week – What are we doing!

Next week is Learning Disability week! This is a fantastic week as it enables local Mencaps and other disability related charities to have a great opportunity to promote awareness of learning disabilities, the challenges learning disabled people face and to increase knowledge around what a learning disability is. We are kicking off our week with …

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Evers House Evening

Once again Evers House at St. Bartholomew’s School have done us proud with their efforts this year. At a recent house evening Senior Children’s Officer Zoe Dobson and some of our children were presented with a cheque for £3,382. This is a fantastic donation and has continued the support they have given us over the …

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