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Allianz unleashes its inner superhero

Allianz Global Assistance UK had a heroic team of 100 volunteers working behind the scenes on Friday evening to answer phones for BBC’s Children in Need 2015. The volunteers were on hand at the company’s Croydon call centre, collecting over £53,163 in donations. Once again the call centre was a hive of activity, with an evening of fun events and […]

Gemini pair in marathon effort

Gemini Repairs Ltd UK have chosen St Richard’s Hospice for its charity of 2016, with two of its team – Dave Sargeant and Phil Coleman – set to raise funds by running the Virgin Money London Marathon 2016. Training is already well underway and both Dave and Phil are pounding the streets in the early hours prior to busy days […]

Bangers4BEN sale at BCA raises £26,550

BCA staged a special sale of Bangers4BEN cars at Blackbushe on Friday, 30th October to raise money for BEN – the UK’s dedicated charity for those who are working or have worked in the automotive industry. All the cars sold, and a substantial £26,550 was raised for the charity, pushing the total raised by Bangers4BEN this year to over £45,000. […]

CitNOW’s Bangers4BEN efforts pays off

Automotive video software expert CitNOW has raised over £2,000 for the charity BEN at the Bangers for BEN 2015 rally. The Wokingham-based firm doubled its efforts for this year’s event by entering two cars – a 20-year old Audi Cabriolet driven by CitNOW Commercial Director Alistair Jeff, and an 11-year old Chrysler PT Cruiser piloted by CEO Alistair Horsburgh. And […]

Autoglym receives charity award

Autoglym has been honoured with a special award for the work it does to support firefighters across the UK. The firm has been named the 2015 Corporate Supporter of the Year at the Fire Fighters Charity’s Spirit of Fire Awards. Liverpool Football Club was amongst the businesses shortlisted for the gong. Representatives from the business, including chief executive Paul Caller, […]

ACIS supports Boundary 500 SOS Challenge

Charity fundraisers who have raised hundreds of thousands of pounds in two-wheel motorcycle events are revving up for their biggest challenge to date – to get as many people as possible to make their own personal journeys to each of the UK’s three Zoe’s Place Baby Hospices. The Boundary 500 SOS Challenge is the brainchild of Northallerton-based Brian Laverick with […]

JCC raise over £43K for Macmillan

Macmillan Cancer Support has been Just Car Clinics’ official charity since 2012, with the partnership now stronger than ever entering into its fourth year. Sadly, six years ago (24th September 2009), JCC lost a work colleagues and friend, Sandra Hirst, who worked in the Leeds branch, to cancer. Unfortunately, cancer has touched the lives of so many of the team […]

Just Car Clinics score for great cause

The One Call World Cup was held this week and Just Car Clinics were invited to support a great local charity by putting forward two 5 a side teams to take part in this football tournament. The tournament was hosted by one of our key corporate clients One Call Insurance that took place at the Keepmoat Stadium, home of Doncaster […]

Floating on cloud 9 for BEN

BEN, the automotive industry charity, has announced that Kate Weaver, whose family has benefitted from BEN’s help, ran a 5k park run in under 40 minutes only 18 months after being told that she might never walk again. So far Kate has raised over £800 with funds still coming in for BEN and Dr Gardner’s Charity for Nurses. Not so […]

Axalta raises funds for leukaemia charity

Axalta Coating Systems is sponsoring a team of its UK employees to compete in the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research Blenheim Palace triathlon, which takes place on 14 June 2015. The four-strong team will be raising money for the charity Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research, which has been working to beat blood cancer for over 50 years. Julian Lambert, technical support representative […]

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