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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]

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 10:49

No mountain high enough for Sharon!

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.   
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:18

Charity Car Wash Gleaming Success

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.
Wednesday, 28 February 2018 13:12

Small & Mighty takes on the Atlantic Challenge

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,…
Thursday, 22 February 2018 11:56

Here comes the Sun

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…
Thursday, 22 February 2018 11:17

Ladies of Bigbury Souper Day!

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.
Thursday, 22 February 2018 10:12

A Giant Easter Open Air Panto for DFW

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…
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 10:47

Three times around the world

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.
Tuesday, 03 October 2017 17:58

Chief Executive proud to be back

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…
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 20:25

Devon Freewheelers Charity Ride out 2017

So, Devon Freewheelers is a Motor bike base charity (hence – ‘Riding for life’), with all the emphasis on ‘BIKES’. So why, in heavens name, like other charities have we not had a (recent) charity Ride-out for other likeminded bikers? WELL NOW WE HAVE!