Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Bolton dentist prepares for gruelling Ironman challenge

Bolton dentist prepares for gruelling Ironman challenge

A dentist from Bolton is preparing for a gruelling Ironman challenge in a bid to raise money for a local hospice. Dr Zuber Baghasi, from the Synergy Dental Group, will take on a trio of lung-busting events this July to raise money for the Bolton Hospice. The Ironman challenge comprises of a 2.4-mile swim, a […]


Uttoxeter dental nurses gear up for 84-mile charity trek in memory of lost loved ones

Uttoxeter dental nurses gear up for 84-mile charity trek in memory of lost loved ones

A pair of dental nurses from Uttoxeter is gearing up to take on an 84-mile trek in memory of lost loved ones. Kelly Bradley and Stephanie Black are training hard for their West-to-East hike, which will begin on March 29th. The dynamic duo is planning to complete two 20-mile training walks in advance of the […]


Perthshire dental team raises over £4,500 for cancer charity

Perthshire dental team raises over £4,500 for cancer charity

A dental team from Perthshire is helping to bring smiles to others by raising money for charity. Staff at Infinityblu Dental Care in Pitlochry raised more than £4,500 for good causes in 2017 and the team is already looking forward to building on last year’s success in the months ahead. Over the course of the […]


Burnley dental team all smiles as cancer charity donations top £2,000

Burnley dental team all smiles as cancer charity donations top £2,000

A dental team from Burnley has plenty to smile about after raising more than £2,000 for a local cancer charity. The team from Briercliffe Road Dental Practice has been working tirelessly throughout the year to raise money for the Rosemere Cancer Foundation. At the beginning of the year, the practice revealed its charity of choice […]


Dentaid launches festive appeal to help refugees

Dentaid launches festive appeal to help refugees

One of the UK’s leading dental charities, Dentaid, has launched a festive appeal to help refugees. Dentaid has been helping refugees in Uganda for many years and more recently, they have undertaken projects in Greece. This Christmas, representatives are hoping to encourage people to donate towards programmes, which could enable thousands of people living in […]


Dynamic dental duo raises hundreds for charity after completing the Great South Run

Dynamic dental duo raises hundreds for charity after completing the Great South Run

A dynamic dental duo from Chichester has completed a 10-mile run to raise hundreds of pounds for the Alzheimer’s Society. Dr Magdalena Butler and Sarah Stone, the owner and clinic co-ordinator at Family Dental Clinic, donned their trainers to compete in the Great South Run. Sponsored by Simply Health, the 10-mile course is based in […]


Essex dental nurse to face phobia of heights to raise money for Zambia charity mission

Essex dental nurse to face phobia of heights to raise money for Zambia charity mission

A dental nurse from Essex is preparing to face her phobia of heights in a bid to raise money to fund a charity mission to Zambia. Rianne Dearing-Aspinall, 23, will tackle a 500-metre, 100mph zip-wire across Mount Snowdon to raise money for her trip. Rianne, who suffers from a fear of heights, has admitted that […]


Kind-hearted Texas dentist makes patient’s dreams come true after unprovoked attack

Kind-hearted Texas dentist makes patient’s dreams come true after unprovoked attack

A dental patient from Texas was left speechless with tears running down her face after a kind-hearted dentist fixed her front tooth for free. Twenty-eight-year-old Kyleigha Scott had visited Dr Kenny Wilstead to have an infected wisdom tooth removed, but the generous dentist decided to fix her broken front tooth at the same time. Dr […]


Syrian dentist launches appeal to fund qualification to work in the UK

Syrian dentist launches appeal to fund qualification to work in the UK

A Syrian dentist who fled his home country to seek refuge, has launched a fundraising page to raise money to fund qualifications, which will enable him to put his skills to use in the UK. Anas studied at the University of Damascus and worked at a dental practice close to the city for four years […]


Paisley dental nurse to embark on Uganda mission to help children orphaned by HIV

Paisley dental nurse to embark on Uganda mission to help children orphaned by HIV

A young dental nurse is preparing to swap Scotland for Uganda after securing a place on a volunteer programme to help children who have been orphaned as a result of HIV. Zoe Adams, 25, will travel to the African country in February as part of a project to support children who have lost parents. Zoe […]