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September 6, 2018

Another challenge awaits us! this time it will be long distance days of cycling through the beautiful regions of France.

The routes have been carefully mapped out for us by Richard who will be leading the way encouraging us to keep going so as we can raise as much as money possible for another great cause in the name of The James Barney Foundation.

With this challenge we are raising money for the ba...

July 19, 2015

Cloughey Holiday Park, part of Lifestyle Homes N.Ireland Group charity funday... What an eventful yet superb day we had at Cloughey with all the wonderful holiday home owners coming together to raise funds for the James Barney Foundation on behalf

of supporting the Batey Rehab Project. With so many generous donations we raised over £200 for our chosen charity and we can't thank you enough for...

Being a person who has always had a love and fascination of history and events past and definitely a sentimentalist, for me trekking the Great Wall of China had always been a lifelong dream, so when Dannielle and I discussed over our next fundraising idea as soon as she said " Mum, why don't we walk the Great Wall of China? there are trekking trips you can do with a private guide that you can walk...

October 7, 2012

Congratulations to our 2012 Great Edinburgh 10km runners

Well done team for all completing the Edinburgh Run in under the hour.

Sunday 7th October 2012, was the 21st birthday of James Anthony Barney. What a beautiful bright sunny day for the run I was so excited, my first ever pro 10km!. Everyone was in great spirit and the atmosphere was electric. There was thousands of people there to run the race...

January 20, 2012

It was 10p.m. when one of the porters on our climb of Mount Kilimanjaro, tapped on our zipped tent to make sure we were awake. Little did he know that we had been awake for quite some time and not really had any sleep because of the gale-force freezing winds that were pounding the exterior of the tent. The wind, coupled with fears and excitement about what lay ahead for us all, allowed for about m...

December 11, 2011

On the 11th of December 2011 there was a 20 mile group bike ride from Nottingham Forest Football Ground, across the Midlands to Derby County Football Club. 

Close friends and family of the foundation packed their bikes into a van and congregated at the front of the Nottingham Forest Football Club on a wet and windy Sunday morning. Departing at 11am, the group quickly found themselves up against it,...

March 7, 2011

The first fund raising event held by the James Barney foundation was hosted on the 7th of March, 2011 at the offices of Wilson & Co. Accountancy in Leeds. A group of experienced fund raisers and philanthropists were invited to discuss the promising future of the charity and to come up with ideas to help benefit the lives of others. 

Money was raised by selling tickets to the dinner and through a si...

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