Acxiom's David Barker is taking on a challenge with a difference next week in a race called Spartathlon, a 153 mile foot race held annually in Greece since 1983 and takes place between Athens and Sparta.The Spartathlon aims to trace the footsteps of Pheidippides, an Athenian...

An Orpington man and his determined granddaughter took part in a sponsored walk to raise funds for the Freddie Farmer Foundation charity last weekend.Allan Day walked from Orpington Hospital to Trafalgar Square on July 24. He was joined for the final stretch by his granddaughter,...

Enterprising youngsters from Crofton Junior School on Towncourt Lane, Orpington set up stalls including a ‘teddy bear raffle’ and ‘beat the goalie’ in the school playground on May 18 to raise money for the Freddie Farmer Foundation.The Charity Day initiative was organised by Year 6...

The family and friends of an 11-year-old girl held a charity night to raise money for the Freddie Farmer Foundation.Georgia Strudwick, from Purley, was diagnosed with Rett Syndrome and her mum Lisa organised the event to raise money for the Freddie Farmer Foundation and Reverse...

84 players joined representatives of the Freddie Farmer Foundation charity at Shooters Hill Golf Club on July 8 for the 10th annual golf fundraiser.The event raised a wonderful £5,500.The day was supported by Dickie Russ from Coppards Removals who sponsored the nearest the pin and...

Prime Minister David Cameron is one of the artists who have contributed to a secret charity postcard art sale being held this month.Postcards painted by artists, schoolchildren, footballers and celebrities including quiz show host Bradley Walsh will be sold on July 8-9, raising money for...

Well done to the eight men and women who took part in the Freddie Farmer Sa Colobra Cycle Challenge over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend, it was seven consecutive days of cycling over some pretty tough terrain.The hairpins, loops, hills and mountains of Mallorca were...

The Freddie Farmer Foundation has been selected to be one of three benefiting charities for the  ‘Community Matters’ scheme at Waitrose on Masons Hill, Bromley throughout the month of May.Community Matters is a charitable giving scheme that runs throughout the Waitrose shops, it’s a similar...

Amelia Salisbury is the latest addition to the Freddie Farmer Foundation physiotherapy centre. She joined the team last week as apprentice physio assistant to our two resident physiotherapists, Colin Clifford and Judith Abbott, and alongside physio apprentice Sam Donovan.Amelia is currently training to achieve a Level...