Category Archives: Press Release

The Fun Walk – Virtual Event Will Raise Thousand for Charity

The annual Fun Walk took place as a virtual event through September with 85 organisations registered and an estimated fourteen hundred participants walking to raising money for good causes. The Fun Walk organised by Basildon, Billericay and Wickford CVS on behalf of local MP John Baron is normally held at Barleylands Farm, but was changed […]

Last chance to participate in this year’s virtual event!

With one week left to participate, MP John Baron’s Fun Walk has already raised thousands of pounds for Charity, with help from local businesses. John Baron said “We are delighted to see so many organisations participating in this year’s virtual event. We know the bonus pot provides a big incentive to Charity supporters to take […]

John Baron MP wishes the 1,300 people taking part in the Fun Walk well

Over 80 Charities and good causes approach the start line. As Chair of The Fun Walk Trust and Committee, John Baron MP is wishing all participants well in their fundraising during September. With the virtual event kicking off on September 1st, the 80 plus registered charities and good causes report over 1,300 participants are ready […]

Charities gear up for September Fun Walk

BOSP at September 2019 Fun Walk

MP says bonus pot sponsors deserve special thanks. Nearly 80 organisations have now registered to take part in next month’s Virtual Fun Walk with participants able to walk the distance anytime during the month to raise money for their favourite charity or local good cause. Many of the organisation are regular participants including Quilters Junior […]

Fun Walk Presentation Reveals £105,000 Raised For Charities – Charities receive £35,000 Bonus From Local Businesses

On Friday, 22 November, The Fun Walk Trust (a registered charity) held its annual Presentation evening at Anisha Grange Care Home, Billericay, during which it disclosed:– total monies raised during the 2019 Fun Walk– the bonus awarded to each charity courtesy of donations from local businesses– total monies raised since the annual event started in […]

Fun Walk ’Bonus’ Presentation on 22 November – Charities to receive bonus monies after another record year

The Trustees and management of The Fun Walk Trust will be announcing total monies raised in this year’s Fun Walk at a special Presentation to charities of their bonus on 22 November. The total sum will combine the monies raised by the charities themselves on the day with the bonus monies donated by businesses and […]