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The latest news from Devon Freewheelers Volunteers and contributors, if you have an article for us to publish please email [email protected] 

Coastal endeavour for fundraiser Matt

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 13:29
Fitness fanatic Matt Bond of Matt Bond Signworks embarks on Climb South West's 100k endurance challenge for Devon Freewheelers.  Matt has turned his passion for running into a fundraising exercise whilst satisfying a personal ambition to beat this massive challenge.  Find out more from Matt himself....

No mountain high enough for Sharon!

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 10:49
Honiton adventurer Sharon Grove is well on her way to her next expedition and challenges the Rockie Mountains for Devon Freewheelers!  Sharon has been a fundraiser for the charity for a number of years and last year conquered the Grand Canyon.   

Charity Car Wash Gleaming Success

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:18
Volunteers from Devon Freewheelers have decided to continue with their Charity Car Wash event at their HQ in Honiton.  The third Sunday of every month is the easiest way to programme this into your calendars.

Small & Mighty takes on the Atlantic Challenge

Wednesday, 28 February 2018 13:12
Great Britain has a new entry to the Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge 2018, world renowned for being the most gruelling cross atlantic rowing challenge; and they're doing it for Devon Freewheelers.  Two men putting their lives on the line so that we can Ride For Life,…

Here comes the Sun

Thursday, 22 February 2018 11:56
Big Noise Chorus are set to perform a concert of uplifting songs to welcome in the Spring supported by the Exeter Flutes.  The monumental 200 strong choir will be rising to the occasion on Friday March 23rd 2018 in Exeter and have chosen the Devon Freewheelers…

Ladies of Bigbury Souper Day!

Thursday, 22 February 2018 11:17
The Ladies of Bigbury Golf Club donned their pinnies on Monday 12th February 2018 and hosted a Charity Soup Kitchen with puds lunch to raise funds for Devon Freewheelers, the three Club Captains Chosen Charity 2018 event.

A Giant Easter Open Air Panto for DFW

Thursday, 22 February 2018 10:12
A spectacular bit of family entertainment for you during Easter Break!  Our friends at the City of Light Theatre in Sidmouth are presenting Jack and the Beanstalk and all profits have been pledged to Devon Freewheelers.  The dates for your diaries are 12th - 14th April…

Three times around the world

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 10:47
Factoid for you!  Since the summer of 2016 to January 2017 our volunteer army in Devon have been providing whole blood for the purposes of transfusion to the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance.  Last month, Air Ambulance Co-Ordinator Dave 'Cookie' Cook was proud to install a…
Devon Freewheelers launched a new service to the people of Dorset in 2016 by transporting critical care blood for transfusion to the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance. The project has been a huge success.

Chief Executive proud to be back

Tuesday, 03 October 2017 17:58
I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the volunteers and Trustees of Devon Freewheelers for the invitation to return to the charity after my departure six months ago.
Monday the 31st of July saw the opening of the new Devon Freewheelers Hub in the Lace Walk Car Park, Honiton. The official opening was performed by Neil Parish, MP for Tiverton & Honiton, ably introduced by Honiton Town Crier, Dave Retter.The new office is based…