The Keighley News has teamed up with Manorlands hospice this week to launch a massive fundraising appeal. The dedicated Sue Ryder centre urgently needs £1 million in the next year just to maintain its current level of services. The stories on this page explain just why it is so important you back the Million for Manorlands appeal, ensuring this inspiring charity can continue to provide its vital range of services to the terminally ill and their families in their hour of need. Million for Manorlands logo

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Sue Ryder Manorlands hospice in Oxenhope to receive £500,000-plus boost from Morrisons partnership

Keighley News: Lizzie Procter

10:41am Thursday 30th October 2014

OVER half a million pounds is set to be invested in new services at Manorlands as part of a charity partnership.

Plan for temporary office submitted by Oxenhope's Manorlands Hospice

Keighley News: Lizzie Procter, on the site of the proposed new temporary building at Manorlands Hospice

4:48pm Thursday 30th October 2014

OXENHOPE'S Manorlands Hospice has submitted plans to build a temporary office to provide more space for its community nurse specialists.

Haworth's second annual steampunk weekend promises entertainment and spectacle

Keighley News: Members of the steampunk weekend organising committee show off their outfits

7:26am Friday 24th October 2014

ORGANISERS of the Haworth Steampunk Weekend are making their final preparations for this year's event which will take place from November 21 to 23.

Laycock Village Hall hosts charity pop up restaurant in aid of Manorlands

7:25am Friday 24th October 2014

TWO women who will participate in a trek in Nepal to raise cash for Manorlands have collected another £700 for the cause.

Big donations to Manorlands from local transport company and Lady Freemasons

Keighley News: Debra and Chris Hagar preparing for their fundraising party

7:25am Friday 24th October 2014

MANORLANDS has this month received large donations from a bulk transport company and a Freemasons Lodge.

Manorlands receives £700 boost from Keighley Gala

Keighley News: Keighley Gala chairman Andrew Jackson, left, presents a cheque to Manorlands fundraiser Andrew Wood

7:24am Friday 24th October 2014

MANORLANDS has received a £700 boost from Keighley Gala.

Prime Minister David Cameron thanks Sue Ryder Manorlands hospice volunteers for their efforts

Keighley News: (11381451)

4:01pm Thursday 16th October 2014

MANORLANDS volunteers have been thanked for their efforts – by the Prime Minister himself.

'Monster' donation for Oxenhope Sue Ryder hospice Manorlands

Keighley News: Emma Kinsey and 'honey monster' Daniel Green with the cheque for Manorlands

6:46am Saturday 11th October 2014

MANORLANDS has received a 'monster' donation from Keighley market hall.

Baker Mike demo on offer to raise dough for Manorlands

Keighley News:

6:09pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

A DEMONSTRATION in your own home by Baker Mike is on offer to raise dough for Manorlands.

Hair-raising event for Manorlands

10:59am Monday 12th May 2014

The New Variety Club is the venue for a hair-raising fundraising evening in aid of two charities.

Quiz nights cash for Manorlands

Keighley News: Manorlands fundraiser, Matthew Binns, collects the cheque from David Whitehead at Haworth Old Hall

10:57am Monday 12th May 2014

Hostelry regulars at Haworth Old Hall have helped raised £1,400 during the past 12 months in support of Manorlands.

Numbers add up for bingo sessions at pub

Keighley News: Vanesa Slingsby, Guy Hargreaves, landlady Bev Cooney, landlord Colin Cooney, Cath Cooney and Sally Parfitt at the presentation

10:55am Monday 12th May 2014

Staff and regulars at the Dickie Bird pub in Long Lee have presented £900 to Sue Ryder.

Festa fun is tasty earner for Manorlands

Keighley News: Members of the Italian Association of Keighley and Brian Langford, of Powell and Family Funeral Directors, celebrate the Festa event raising £2,000 for Manorlands Hospice

10:53am Monday 12th May 2014

A ‘Festa’ evening organised by the Italian Association of Keighley raised £1,900 for Manorlands.

Tour show boost for hospice care

Keighley News: On your marks for Manorlands half-marathon spot

10:49am Monday 12th May 2014

An evening of wheely exciting entertainment is promised by the Sue Ryder charity.

Business club is a firm favourite for Manorlands

Keighley News: Sue Ryder regional fundraising manager, Hannah Taylor, presents Keighley News editor Richard Parker with the first membership certificate for the Manorlands Business Club

2:48pm Sunday 4th May 2014

Manorlands has launched a major new initiative that will see it forge a pioneering partnership with the district’s business community.

Shedding the pounds for Manorlands

Keighley News: On your marks for Manorlands half-marathon spot

2:57pm Sunday 4th May 2014

Slimming World members have been shedding pounds to raise pounds.

Bronte Tractor Run for Manorlands

Keighley News: On your marks for Manorlands half-marathon spot

2:55pm Sunday 4th May 2014

Dozens of vehicles will take part in this weekend’s Bronte Tractor Run.

On your marks for Manorlands half-marathon spot

Keighley News: On your marks for Manorlands half-marathon spot

2:53pm Sunday 4th May 2014

Sue Ryder hospice Manorlands is urging people to snap up the charity’s final 25 places in the Great North Run.

Passion for fashion Manorlands cash

Keighley News: Fashion show proceeds are presented to Manorlands fundraiser, Matthew Binns (far right) by, from left, Councillor Glen Miller, Nikki Carroll, Trudy Pilmoor, Victoria Smith and Kim Reddyhoff

2:25pm Friday 2nd May 2014

Proceeds from an annual charity fashion show in aid of Manorlands have soared past the £3,000 mark.

Party and a ball bring £820 total for Manorlands

Keighley News: Simon Harrison of A1 Stairlifts and Kevin McGrann, of Powerhouse Media

12:20pm Friday 25th April 2014

Two businessmen have presented an £820 cheque to Manorlands.

It’s a ‘major’ boost for Manorlands

Keighley News: Silsden Allstars’ fundraising members Faith Jordan, Sam Ravenscroft, Mel Pickard, Jodie Ellis, Bethan Ravenscroft and Becky Ackroyd

9:20am Friday 25th April 2014

Silsden Allstars majorettes have given a £2,000 boost to Manorlands.

Now disabled can join in train race for Manorlands

Keighley News: Cyclists of all abilities line up to race a steam train from Keighley to Oxenhope

9:00am Friday 25th April 2014

Cyclists of all ages and abilities will try to prove they are faster than a train at a fundraising event next month.

Concert for Manorlands celebrates teacher’s life

Keighley News: Teacher Mo Hooley, who died of cancer aged 55

2:34pm Thursday 24th April 2014

The life of a teacher, who taught until three days before she died of cancer, will be celebrated at a special charity concert next month.

Couple’s diamond celebrations boost Manorlands

5:40pm Sunday 20th April 2014

A Keighley couple celebrating their diamond wedding asked for donations to Manorlands instead of gifts from friends and relatives.

Dunwells play in Yorkshire again in aid of Manorlands

Keighley News: The Dunwells

7:00am Sunday 20th April 2014

Upcoming folk band The Dunwells (pictured) are to perform at a Keighley club in aid of Manorlands.

Mascot race for Manorlands is a huge success

Keighley News: Some of the mascots, pictured in the Airedale Shopping Centre, which will be taking part in the race at Wetherby on April 13

6:30am Friday 18th April 2014

More than 70 cuddly characters from across the UK took part in the Manorlands Mascot Gold Cup.

Company’s staff hit the road for Manorlands

Keighley News: Some of the 100 staff of Acorn Stairlifts who took part in the Keighley BigK 10k run

5:29pm Thursday 17th April 2014

A Steeton company has given a major lift to Manorlands.

‘Kind-hearted’ Keighley News readers smash £1m Manorlands hospice target

Keighley News: Manorlands’ palliative care services manager Lizzie Procter (right) toasts hitting the fundraising target with some bubbly for staff, fundraisers and volunteers

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Congratulations – you’ve done it!

Praise heaped on successful Keighley News Manorlands campaign

Keighley News: Kris Hopkins MP

7:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

Community leaders have welcomed news of the success of the Million for Manorlands appeal.

Couple inspire each other in their marathon challenge for Manorlands

Keighley News: Adam Brunskill and Bethany Wise, who have taken part in running events to raise money for Manorlands

4:07pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A couple put their best foot forward to raise money for Manorlands.

Mascots warm up for big Manorlands race

Keighley News: Some of the mascots, pictured in the Airedale Shopping Centre, which will be taking part in the race at Wetherby on April 13

4:05pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Mascots are under starter’s orders for a Manorlands money-spinner.

Star trekkers hoping to peak for Manorlands Nepal challenge

Keighley News: The team taking part in the Manorlands Nepal trek are (back row, from left) Sam Procter, Adam Howarth, Ellison Ainsworth, Tom Schofield and Colin Featherstone, with (front, from left) Liz Leith, Liz Plews, Sue Cottier, Mandy Smith, Debbie Gibbs, Anne Cowa

1:01pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Adventurers taking part in Manorlands’ 40th-anniversary trek to Nepal have met up for the first time.

Manorlands shares in proceeds of Santa fun run

4:13pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Manorlands has shared in the proceeds of a Santa fun run.

Try your hand at country pursuits in aid of Manorlands

4:11pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A sixth annual action-packed challenge day is being staged in aid of Manorlands.

Green-fingered Brownies put boot in for Manorlands!

Keighley News: Members of 1st Thwaites Brow Brownies with the wellington boot planters they have created to support Manorlands

4:10pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Girls from a Keighley Brownie pack have been putting the boot into a local good cause!

Lift gift proves a life-changer for Manorlands home patient

Keighley News: ue Ryder regional fundraising manager Hannah Taylor, centre, joins Acorn Stairlifts’ European installations manager Georgie Chester and installation engineer Anthony Neild to thank the company for putting in a stairlift at the home of a Manorlands patie

5:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

A Keighley man being cared for at home by Manorlands has been given a new lease of life thanks to a Steeton company.

Councillor a-dresses his big ambitions on fundraising

Keighley News: Councillor Glen Miller sizes up a dress for the fashion show, with the help of event organiser Nikki Carroll, owner of Firth’s in Haworth

8:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

People still have time to support Worth Valley councillor Glen Miller, who intends to strut his stuff in a women’s frock at a fashion show for Manorlands next week.

A tasty donation for Manorlands down on the farm

Keighley News: Get active and help Manorlands

12:50pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Manorlands has received a tasty £2,000-plus donation following an auction of pork pies and fodder hay.

Hit your stride to help manorlands

Keighley News: Get active and help Manorlands

8:50am Saturday 5th April 2014

Manorlands is seeking runners to take part on its behalf in the Leeds Half-Marathon.

Ladies’ special booster for Manorlands

Keighley News: Sam Turner and Catherine Whiteoak with their cheque for Manorlands, part of the proceeds of the charity ladies’ night

6:10am Saturday 5th April 2014

A charity ladies’ night in Keighley raised £1,447.

Record numbers sign up for Manorlands Big K

6:00am Friday 28th March 2014

Keighley’s BigK 10K is on course for a record turnout.

Daffodil party is a thankyou for lovely care at Manorlands

Keighley News: Get active and help Manorlands

9:00am Friday 28th March 2014

Fundraising is blooming for Manorlands.

Ballot win gets Robert on run for Manorlands

Keighley News: Robert Morrisroe

7:00am Friday 28th March 2014

A Keighley man is striding out to raise money for Manorlands.

Brewery’s ale sales boost appeal for Manorlands

Keighley News: Manorlands fundraiser Matthew Binns, centre, receives a cheque from Bridgehouse Brewery sales and marketing director Simon Lamb, left, and co-owner David Halliday

6:40am Friday 28th March 2014

Sales of a Yuletide tipple have resulted in a cracker of a boost for Manorlands.

Duo turn £60 into £550 fund for Manorlands

Keighley News: Margaret Patel, from Manorlands, receives a cheque from Graeme Firth (left) and Tom Appelbee of Fenetic Wellbeing

5:53pm Thursday 20th March 2014

Bosses at an award-winning company have proved they are diamond geezers.

Sam set to join line-up for BigK 10K for Manorlands

Keighley News: Sam Newnham

5:51pm Thursday 20th March 2014

Keighley police officer Sam Newnham will be pounding a different beat this month.

organisers gear up for 10k Manorlands event

Keighley News: Regional fundraisers Karen Jones, left, and Rachel Cunningham fill goody bags for participants

5:49pm Thursday 20th March 2014

A massive operation has swung into action in readiness for Keighley’s BigK 10K.

Travel game is a winning move

Keighley News: Jill Buchanan, of Oxenhope, with the travel game she’s selling in aid of Manorlands and Haworth Parish Church

10:00am Wednesday 19th March 2014

A travel game is helping to boost Manorlands’ coffers.

On your marks for 10k run bid

Keighley News: Townend Close Nursing Home staff Sharon Sorsby, Alvin Cruz and Donna Ashton in training for the Keighley BigK 10K in aid of Manorlands

2:35pm Friday 14th March 2014

More teams are lining up to support the Keighley BigK 10K.

Singers’ support striking a chord

Keighley News: Sue Ryder fundraiser Karen Jones, right, receives a cheque from Cobbydale Singers members Elaine Isherwood and Christine Barrett

2:40pm Friday 14th March 2014

Manorlands fundraising struck a chord with the Cobbydale Singers.






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