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This year the CRANTOCK BALE PUSH is supporting (2016)

Posted on 04/08/2016 by Bale Push Administrator in Charity Support General News Press Releases

As many of you will know we always support Cornish based charities, organisations and individuals. We feel it is important that all as the money is raised in Cornwall it should made available to help Cornish people. As there are so many good causes to support it is always difficult to make a final decision and this year has been no exception! However, for the 2016 Bale Push we have chosen Cornwall Hospice Care [in memory of Father Morley], Motor Neurone Disease Association [Cornwall Branch]and Help Izzy Walk as our main organisations. We will of course be making our usual donations to Crantock SLSC and Holywell SLSC and other local organisations. Here is a little information about each one….

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This Year we are Supporting (2015)

Posted on 01/09/2015 by Bale Push Administrator in Charity Support General News

Parkinson's UK Mid Cornwall

We first supported Parkinson's UK Mid Cornwall Branch in 2007 and again in 2010. The Mid Cornwall Branch has recently celebrated its offers the opportunity for Parkinson's suffers and their families you to meet other people in the area, get information and support as well as take part in activities. The services of the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly PCT and the support given to people with Parkinson's disease in Cornwall are excellent. Cornwall has a superb team of doctors headed by Dr Doug McMahon, who has a real passionate interest in Parkinson's as well as three Parkinson's nurses, a Parkinson's nurse consultant, a specialist physiotherapist and an occupational therapist.

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JAMES BAYLEY AND THE JOHN O'GROATS TO LANDS END CYCLE CHALLENGE

Posted on 28/07/2015 by Bale Push Administrator in Charity Support General News

For the last three years the Bale Push evening has inspired people to undertake challenges which some folk would consider crazy and others just plain mad!! In 2012 we witnessed the Holywell SLSC 12 hour Bale Push in the Village Hall Playing Field for the Carly Taylor Trust, in 2013 the same group of men pushed the Bale for 24 hours around the Playing field and in 2014 James Bayley decided to undertake an intense challenge of cycling from John O'Groats to Lands End to raise funds and awareness for the MS Trust. However not content with just doing the 10 solo cycle ride he decided to include a bale push on the 9th day after an already long day cycling.

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The Big Bale Push 2014 smashes all records

Posted on 16/09/2014 by Bale Push Administrator in Charity Support General News Press Releases

A record number of teams raced huge straw bales around Crantock Village last Friday evening whilst helping to raise a record sum of money at a wonderful annual evening of fun and Fund-raising.

Crantock Big Bale Push hosted an incredible 146 teams of four of all ages, who all enjoyed competing with each other whilst raising a record amount for Charities.

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John O’Groats to Land’s End with a twist

Posted on 18/08/2014 by Bale Push Administrator in Charity Support General News Press Releases

Local ex Newquay Hornets RFC player will be taking part on a solo 10 day cycle from John O’Groats to Lands End starting on 4th September.

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