Louise and Justine’s Chester Marathon Attempt in memory of Arabella Zoe‏

Louise Hyde 45 and her fantastic friend Justine Wilkinson 42 both from Blackburn are going to run, walk and perhaps even crawl the Chester Marathon on the 5th October 2014 in memory of Louise’s beautiful granddaughter Arabella Zoe that was born on the 22nd June 2014 at 21 weeks. Arabella devastatingly fell asleep shortly after […]

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Dan conquers Tough Mudder

Daniel Fielding, a 33 year old Darrener… despite having a glass-back, two very dodgy knees and various long-standing football injuries I’m looking to push myself to my very limits, all in the name of an extremely worthy cause – Friends of Serenity. On the 2nd August, Broughton Hall, Skipton – Tough Mudder. Tough Mudder is […]

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UPDATED! Greg tackles Tour de France stage in support of charity

July sees the start of the biggest annual sporting even in the world, the Tour de France and for Greg Suligowski it also signals the start of a personal challenge in support of the Friends of Serenity. Greg, who is originally from Blackburn, will be undertaking a gruelling leg of the 2011 Tour, cycling over […]

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Mark Kelly fundraises for Friends of Serenity

  Local man Mark Kelly fundraises for Friend’s Of Serenity whilst achieving his own personal goals.   Mark who works for Charter House in Burnley, got in contact after being told about our charity offering to help us raise awareness and much needed funds.  On the 7th September Mark is participating the the Bupa Great North […]

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Keen supporters run the Manchester 10k

We are lucky here at Friends of Serenity to have the support from many people in the community that follow and support our charity and raise funds towards our aspirations. The latest are Fran Bury (31) from Blackburn and Cheryl  Waters (36) from Wigan.  The pair are running the Manchester 10k on Sunday 18th May.  We […]

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Aching Arms Support

  Friends of Serenity is delighted to work alongside Aching Arms to supply dedicated bears for their Luke’s Angel Boxes. We hope that the bears bring some comfort to bereaved parents. Aching Arms is a baby loss charity run by a group of bereaved mothers who have experienced the pain and emptiness of leaving hospital without […]

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Serenity Ball Raffle and Auction Prizes Announced

Following the generosity of local and national business plus local people Friends of Serenity can announce the current list of Auction and Raffle prizes for the Serenity Ball being held on the 4th of April. If you would like to register your interest for any Auction Prize before the ball please send your reserve and […]

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Friends of Serenity “Charity of the Year”

Friends of Serenity is over the moon to confirm it has been chosen as charity of the year to Manchester based engineering firm Simon Carves Engineering Ltd. More information about this partnership can be found here.

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Survival of the Fittest

On Saturday 9th November 2013 a team of 5 particpated in a punishing 10k run with over 30 obstacles and over 70-100 pieces of kit.  The race took part around Manchester’s Sport City and the home of Manchester City’s Etihad football ground. The team set off in their race in wave 3 at 10.00 a.m. […]

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‘Friends of Serenity’ gets a big push with ‘Survival of the Fittest’

October Press release within the NHS newsletter give ‘Friends of Serenity’ a boost, ahead of the team event ‘Survival of the Fittest’.  To read why we became what we are please read.  http://www.elht.nhs.uk/news/Friends-of-Serenity-gets-a-big-push-with-Survival-of-the-Fittest.htm

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