Power Pleas is delighted to announce that Dave Padfield will be taking part in the prestigious Vélo Birmingham, a 100 mile cycle ride throughout Birmingham, Sandwell, Dudley, Worcestershire and Staffordshire on roads that will be closed for the event to take place.
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Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club have inaugurated a Rachael Heyhoe Flint Award to commemorate the huge contribution that the late Baroness Heyhoe Flint made both to the Football Club in particular, but also the City of Wolverhampton.
The special celebration to mark the contribution of the late Baroness Rachael Heyhoe Flint to the lives of hundreds of local children with mobility problems through the annual collection on Saturday 22 April 2017 was a tremendously happy occasion.
On Thursday 20th January 2017 Darren Langston died peacefully at his flat. Darren was a committee member of POWER PLEAS and a great fund-raiser for the charity at our annual Wolves collections.
It is with deepest sadness that we heard today that we have lost a true friend of this charity. Baroness Heyhoe Flint, known to us as Rachael, and our Patron, was our greatest supporter.
Wolverhampton Mountain Biker Joe Deans cycled 38 gruelling miles across the Isle of Man in the “End to End” mountain bike challenge in September and raised £210 for the Wolverhampton wheelchair charity POWER PLEAS to go towards a trike for a disabled child.
POWER PLEAS are proud to announce we have been selected to receive funding from the Co-op Local Community Fund. But we need your help.
A £16,000 boost for Wolverhampton Wheelchair Sports Club to buy 10 Sports Wheelchairs for local youngsters was celebrated at Molineux Stadium on Saturday April 23rd 2016.
Wolves staff and players will give their support to the 22nd pre-match collection for local wheelchair charity POWER PLEAS, at the game with Huddersfield Town on Saturday 3 October 2015 (12:30pm).
Wolves’ Vice President Baroness Rachael Heyhoe-Flint was joined on Tuesday night by Major Sylvia Parkin, Deputy Lieutenant for West Midlands, to make a special half-time presentation to POWER PLEAS of The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.