Sport Relief gets off to a flying start

Daily Echo: Sheri Meadows, left, and Jessica Hatchett will be ‘spacehopping’ from Chandler’s Ford to the city centre for Sport Relief.

12:23pm Friday 21st March 2014

IT’S been months in the planning – now Sport Relief is finally here.

Fabulous fundraising efforts for Sport Relief

Daily Echo: Mayoress Mary White will be running the Sport Relief Mile dressed as a bee.

10:50am Wednesday 19th March 2014

FOUR managers from one of the biggest supermarkets in Hampshire pedalled across the county not once, but twice, for Sport Relief.

Get buzzing for Sport Relief world record attempt

Daily Echo: Josh White, Mary White, Josie Gough,Noah Gough, Ben Gough and David Gough at Sport Relief Mile 2012 in Southampton.

11:59am Friday 14th March 2014

PEOPLE from Southampton are being are advised to buzz like a bee for Sport Relief and help break a world record.

Pupils complete Sport Relief Mile - on a rollercoaster

Daily Echo: Pupils complet Sport Relief Mile - on a rollercoaster

7:55am Thursday 13th March 2014

RAISING money for charity has been quite a scream for one Southampton school – after completing a Sport Relief Mile on a rollercoaster.

Community groups urged to bid for Sport Relief aid

Daily Echo: Sport relief mile runners in Southampton, 2012.

12:00pm Monday 24th February 2014

TIME is running out to claim your share of £50,000 from the Daily Echo.

Cheerleaders ready to go the extra mile for Southampton

Daily Echo: Liberty Pride and Solent Ravens Cheerleaders in Southampton

7:13pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

PICK up your pom poms for Sport Relief. That is the challenge from two of Southampton's biggest cheerleading teams ahead of a special fundraising event next month.

Echo joins £50,000 cash giveaway

Daily Echo: Pop stars Little Mix are backing Sport Relief

10:52am Tuesday 21st January 2014

Today the Daily Echo joins forces with Sport Relief’s Community Cash to give away £50,000 to good causes across Hampshire.

Louis pops on a pinny for charity

Daily Echo: Louis Smith poses in an apron for Sport Relief

1:22am Wednesday 15th January 2014

Louis Smith swaps his pommel horse for a pinny as he joins the fund-raising efforts for this year's Sport Relief.

Sport Relief making life miles better

Daily Echo: Beryl Hatchley, right, with Vera Culley.

11:12am Friday 23rd March 2012

A GROUP for elderly blind people is giving a big cheer to everyone running in this weekend’s Sport Relief Mile.

Thousands rise to the Sport Relief challenge

Daily Echo: The Jurassic Jumpers take the lead

9:51am Monday 22nd March 2010

THEY took a deep breath, waited under starter’s orders then hit the road for a giant jogging fundraiser in Southampton.

Thousands take part in city's Sport Relief mile

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2:05pm Sunday 21st March 2010

THOUSANDS of runners took to the streets of Southampton today for the Sport Relief mile.

On the run for Sport Relief

Daily Echo: Francis Benali at Springhill School for Sport Relief

11:00am Sunday 21st March 2010

HAMPSHIRE has been awash with red and white as hundreds of people donned rival football kits and sprinted round the school field for Sport Relief.

Star pulls out of Sport Relief mile

Daily Echo: Craig David takes on Motown

11:35am Saturday 20th March 2010

SOUTHAMPTON'S premier singing export has had to pull out of the Sainsbury's Sport Relief Mile tomorrow.

Rower's world record attempt for charity

Daily Echo: FUNDRAISER: Gus McKechnie.

8:10am Saturday 6th March 2010

SERIAL Southampton fund-raiser Gus McKechnie will be attempting to set a new world record on a static rowing machine in aid of Sport Relief.

Miranda’s ‘hell’ on wheels during charity ride

Daily Echo: MIRANDA HART: Flattered to be likened to French and Saunders

5:12pm Wednesday 3rd March 2010

HAMPSHIRE celebrity Miranda Hart was feeling the pain from the Sport Relief Million Pound Bike Ride, describing the last 20 minutes of one of her spells on the bike as “hell”.

Given the sack

Daily Echo: Giant sack race in aid of Sport Relief at Hedge End

7:45am Tuesday 23rd February 2010

PUPILS, teachers and Sainsbury’s staff will all take part in a giant sack race today.

Charlie gives green project team a treat

Daily Echo: Charlie Dimmock is joining the cast of Calendar Girls

12:21pm Thursday 18th February 2010

DESPITE already receiving a helping hand from a city homeless group, allotment holders in Southampton will be grateful for advice from this visitor.

Over £62k up for grabs for city groups

Daily Echo: Little Britain stars David Walliams

11:10am Wednesday 20th January 2010

THE Daily Echo has teamed up with Sport Relief to give away more than £62,000 to deprived groups and organisations in Southampton.

Download the Sport Relief application form

Daily Echo: Sport Relief 2008

11:28am Wednesday 20th January 2010

THE Daily Echo has teamed up with Sport Relief to offer £62,000 to groups and organisations across Southampton.

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