The Machars Marie Curie Cancer Care fundraising group are holding an 8k ‘Twilight Walk of Life’ at Kirroughtree on Saturday, August 2 and they are looking for Galloway Gazette readers keen to take part.
You can pick up a registration form at Scent O’Galloway, 22-24 Albert Street, Newton Stewart, or call the local fundraising office on 01292 478 328.Pre-register before July 18 and receive a free t-shirt! Registration fee £10 or £20 on the night.
Claire Stuart-Paulin,Community Fundraiser for Wigtownshire, said: “Once you have registered the organisers will send you a sponsor form, any sponsorship raised will be very much appreciated. Come along to the Kirroughtree Forest Park visitor centre between 5.00 – 6.00pm and the walk will start at 6.30pm.
“After the walk there will be live entertainment and inspiration speakers to finish off the evening so stay a while and make a night of it.”
Marie Curie Cancer Care gives people with all terminal illnesses the choice to die at home surrounded by the people and things we cherish. Our nurses allow families to make the most of the precious time they have left together providing patients and their families with free-hands on care and emotional support, in their own homes, right until the end.