Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Ilfracombe dentist swaps the seaside for the high seas

Ilfracombe dentist swaps the seaside for the high seas

A dentist from Ilfracombe has swapped the seaside for the high seas; Maureen Richards has volunteered to work on a charity ship, which will visit Guinea to provide dental care to some of the world’s poorest people. Maureen, from Torrs Park Dental Surgery, will spend a month on board the Africa Mercy ship, which is […]


Oasis Dental Care hosts dental awareness day

Oasis Dental Care hosts dental awareness day

Oasis Dental Care, Hucknall, hosted a dental awareness day to encourage people to visit their dentist and convince both adults and children that going to the dentist is not a scary experience. The practice, located on Portland Road, opened its doors to allow people to have a look around the surgery and get involved in […]


Bradford Dentist Preparing To Hit The Roads For Charity

Bradford Dentist Preparing To Hit The Roads For Charity

A dentist from Bradford is preparing to hit the roads to complete a cycle challenge to raise money for a good cause. Dentist Mark Ray, from Ravat and Ray Dental Care in Manningham, will be cycling around nine of the chain’s dental practices on September 20th to raise money for Bridge2Aid, a dental charity that […]


Reading Dentist Hosts Ball to Raise Money for Charity

Reading Dentist Hosts Ball to Raise Money for Charity

A dentist from Reading hosted a ball in a bid to raise money for charity, on Saturday. Professor Bob Khanna, from the DrBK Clinic located on Queen’s Road, invited dentists from all over the country. They attended the International Academy of Advanced Facial Aesthetics charity ball to raise money for the Make a Wish Foundation. […]


Flying Doctors Hoping to Tap into Dental Budget

Flying Doctors Hoping to Tap into Dental Budget

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is hoping to use parts of the excess dental budget to fund a mobile dental service in Queensland. The service is hoping to use some of the $4.1 million promised by the Government to fund a mobile service, which should be up and running by the end of 2012. […]


Shirts Flood In For Sunderland Dental Appeal

Shirts Flood In For Sunderland Dental Appeal

The people of Sunderland are getting behind an appeal launched by Michael Oliver from Oliver’s Dental Studio; the dentist appealed to football fans to give up their old red and white striped shirts to help the people of Africa. Since Michael Oliver featured in the Sunderland Echo asking for fans to donate their Sunderland shirts, […]


BDHF Urges Parents To Remember Dental Checks As Kids Go Back To School

BDHF Urges Parents To Remember Dental Checks As Kids Go Back To School

The British Dental Health Foundation has urged parents to remember to take their children for dental check-ups as they prepare to go back to school. Representatives from the dental health charity, which campaigns to raise awareness of the importance of good oral health, claim that now is the perfect time to arrange check-ups for children. […]


Durham Dental Team Completes Charity Challenge

Durham Dental Team Completes Charity Challenge

A team of Durham dental workers has completed a charity trek across Hadrian’s Wall to raise money for Help the Heroes. The team of eight, which was made up of dentists, dental nurses, a dental student and two receptionists from Durham City Smiles, completed the 26 mile walk earlier this week. The team raised a […]


Cottingham Dentist Taking On Trek To Raise Money For Teenagers With Cancer

Cottingham Dentist Taking On Trek To Raise Money For Teenagers With Cancer

A dentist from Cottingham, East Yorkshire, is trekking to raise money for teenagers affected by cancer. Chris Branfield will be joined by friends to complete a 170 mile coast-to-coast challenge from Morecambe to Bridlington to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Unit at Castle Hill Hospital in Cottingham and the trust’s unit in Leeds. During […]


Truro Dental Duo Hitting the Roads for Charity

Truro Dental Duo Hitting the Roads for Charity

A dentist and practice manager from Truro, Cornwall are preparing to hit the roads to raise money for charity. Dentist, Andy Ridout and practice manager, Alex Vining are taking part in the ‘Staples to Naples’ banger rally, a 3,500-mile open road challenge. The dental duo will set off this weekend from Staples Corner in London […]