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The return of the Great Manchester Run

The sun shone for the return of the Great Manchester Run with more than 130 runners raising an impressive £20,000 for Francis House.

Tuesday 5th October 2021

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Knit Off 2021 winners

The winners are revealed in the 2021 Francis House virtual Knit Off contest.

Thursday 23rd September 2021

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Reunited on Cheshire Three Peaks challenge

After a year of cancelled fundraising events, Francis House was delighted to reunite with supporters for the return of the Cheshire Three Peaks Challenge.

Thursday 15th July 2021

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Chick appeal’s win during Covid-19

Despite being hit by lockdown restrictions the Francis House Easter Chick appeal 2021 proved to be a winner and raised a remarkable £30,000.

Tuesday 18th May 2021

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