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Knutsford First Responders collaboration with Bexton School Raises over £10,000!

The Cardiac Screening Day (in memory of Mat Hodge) will cost the KCFRT over £7,500 to run. We are delighted to be able to fully fund this event solely from donations from the Bexton community. George Hodge has sent a

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Hmm! Cake and coffee!

KCFRT attended another fantastic “Cake and coffee” morning at Bexton Primary school today in memory of Mat Hodge. We are aiming to raise £7,500 so that all Knutsford Hockey Club members can attend a heart screening.

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£3,488 raised for us by the outgoing Mayor!

Last night our Chairman Sal and Fundraising Lead Heather were at the Knutsford Mayor Making event and were presented with a huge cheque from the outgoing Mayor of Knutsford Peter Coan and his consort. He has raised a massive £3,488

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Success of our Recycling project

By Terry Griffiths. The story so far… The first bag of general recycling made just over £30. The second bag has just gone off to Recycling for Good Causes.  It will take a month or so to hear what it

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Jamie receives her Heartstart Award

Having left her native South Africa in 2016, to make a new life in the UK with her husband Howard and young daughter Isobel, Jamie joined our KCFRT Heatstart Team in 2017. As a fully qualified Paramedic in South Africa,

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Your story matters!

Have you attended one of our HeartStart courses and gone on to save someone’s life? Or did one of our First Responders attend to you or one of your relatives during a response to a 999 call? Have you ever

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Great work Terry!

Our dedicated volunteer Terry has had a great success with her fundraising scheme and has bene featured in the Knutsford Guardian this week. Well done Terry! https://www.knutsfordguardian.co.uk/news/17505206.knutsford-first-responders-delight-at-valuation-on-donated-coins/

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Ashworth Park “Crowd funding” for AED – Update

An update on our fundraising efforts to place a defibrillator in the Ashworth Park area of Knutsford – we are now at a total of £790 £985!!! Thanks to all who have contributed! We still have a further £1015 to

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Ashworth Park “Crowd funding” for AED

The Knutsford Community First Responder Trust are running a crowd funding scheme to raise £2000 to place a publically accessible defibrillator in the Ashworth Park area of Knutsford. In total 220 Leaflets will be distributed around Ashworth Park area and

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Annual KCFRT Volunteer Awards

For a few years now at the KCFRT Christmas do awards have been awarded to several of our volunteers to demonsatrate how much their hard work is appreciated. The Knutsford Guardian has published an article about this years event. Click

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