MES Building Solutions - 2015 Cycling Challenge

In August, MES are undertaking another mammoth Cycling Challenge - London to Edinburgh, 6 days, 480 miles. We are delighted to be raising funds for three local charities and are reaching out to you for support:

MIND Newark
Joel - The Complete Package
The Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance

If you feel you can help, please keep reading and click on the links. Please check back with us in August via our Facebook and Twitter pages to see how the team got on, how the legs have faired and if saddle soreness has been overcome. And, in the meantime, a huge thank you from us to you on behalf of MES and our fantastic chosen charities.


  • Alex Hole
  • Tom Reynolds
  • Andy Taylor
  • Andrew Pickersgill
  • Chris Jones
  • Paul Shipley
  • Dan Prescott
  • James Hargreaves
  • Andy Beardsley
  • Matthew Crowther
  • Steve Turnbull

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A total of £5,181.75 has been raised for this fundraising event. £5,181.75 has been raised from 90 website donations. £0.00 has been raised from offline donations. 172.72% of the fundraising target of £3,000.00 has been reached.

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For further information visit the twitter feed.

  • Fri, June 23 2017, 10:38 AM : Sweden commits to becoming carbon neutral by 2045 with new law.
  • Thu, June 22 2017, 12:37 PM : A useful reminder of when our services are needed throughout the construction process. Call us on 01636 653055.
  • Thu, June 22 2017, 12:36 PM : Here’s a handy link to all Building Regulations Approved Documents:-
  • Thu, June 22 2017, 9:24 AM : Wow, just wow @paulmshipley.Completed the Ironman 70.3 Challenge at the w/end in 5hrs 19mins, finishing in 21st pla…
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Supported charities

Joel the Complete Package

We support families who are trying to conceive, through pregnancy and parenting after experiencing pregnancy or baby loss.

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Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance

Every year we fly approximately 1,000 missions and each year the generous people of Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire help us to raise the money to do this! They help us raise the £1.9M we need to keep our ambucopter flying. Please continue to spread the word, together we can keep this vital lifesaving service operating for many years to come.

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Newark Mind

Newark Mind is an independent charity working across Newark and Sherwood, providing information, support and guidance on mental health issues. A service user led organisation, we have been in existence since 1982, with a remit of providing services to people who have had, or are experiencing mental ill health. We not only support individuals, but also to their families and close others who are affected by the situation as a whole and aim for services to be responsive, inclusive, relevant, accessible and user led.

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