Fiona and Julia Cheerer volutneers

The RSPCA is calling on budding photographers and enthusiastic animal lovers to volunteer for a range of events this year.

From London Marathon to the Great North Run there are plenty of opportunities to get involved from cheering on runners or taking pictures to capture the day.

Whether Team Cat or Team Dog, the RSPCA is looking for a variety of volunteers to sign up for events which raise vital funds to help the animal welfare charity continue to rescue, … Continue reading…

James and Bertie

The Phantom of the Opera cast member will raise money for the RSPCA

A West End performer is taking on the London Landmarks half marathon to raise funds to help animals in need.

James Butcher, who is currently performing in the Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London, will be running the half marathon later this month to raise money for the RSPCA.

 

James, who trained at the Royal Ballet School and is also a ballet … Continue reading…

Trevor

Marine rescuer takes on challenge for charity

A seal rescuer is taking on a 100-mile cycle challenge to raise money for the RSPCA East Winch Wildlife Centre.

Trevor Wright, a volunteer for the British Divers Marine Life Rescue, will be taking part in Prudential RideLondon in August in support of the RSPCA’s wildlife centre in Norfolk.

 

Trevor, who lives in March, Cambridgeshire, with his wife Stephanie and their two rescue cats, said: “I’ve been volunteering for the BDMLR for … Continue reading…

Local community have shown real support for the yarn bombers but more donations are needed for group to hit their target

A secret society of yarn bombers, who have created more than 60 toppers on post boxes in Barnet, Brookmans Park and Potters Bar have had an eventful two weeks since they unveiled their beautiful array of hand-crafted Christmas scenes.

Sadly one topper in Potters Bar was set alight, and a further four stolen, leaving the secret society of … Continue reading…

RSPCA called to collect a dumped bulldog who was likely to have been dumped while still giving birth and needed emergency surgery

The RSPCA is caring for a sick bulldog who was dumped in an alleyway near to Florence Road, Finsbury Park, London on Sunday night (2nd).

The dog, who is thought to be aged between two and four years old, was covered from head to toe in her own faeces which left the RSPCA officer who  collected her unable … Continue reading…