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Heidi’s Heroes is a Cheltenham-based charity that provides practical support, care and courage to people of all ages across Gloucestershire when they need it most.
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Peter on his Harley Davidson

Peter takes on the One Day Harley Challenge Cheltenham Harley Davidson biker Peter Vinicombe is taking to the saddle this summer for a mammoth 900 mile......

Tickets for our Summer Ball go on sale

Tickets for our sparkling Summer Ball are going on sale this weekend – from March 17th – so get in quick! We’ve a great night lined......

We’re having a summer ball!

Join us on Saturday 16th June for our Heidi’s Heroes Summer Ball. This is the first time we’re holding our ball at this time of year,......

Super swimmer Henri earns his hoodie!

He’s done it again! Water-loving Henri Hawkes-Reed has swum his way to earning a free, charity hoodie – after completing his Heidi’s Heroes loyalty swim card......

Choir prepare to raise the church roof

Members of Gloucestershire Police Male Voice Choir are staging a second fundraising concert in aid of us. On Friday June 23rd, the choir will be performing......

Lorea limbers up for half marathon

A 31-year-old Cheltenham woman is donning her trainers to run the Tewkesbury Half Marathon in May, in aid of Heidi’s Heroes. Lorea Sarobe, from Springbank, is......

Free swims, T-shirts and hoodies!

Children who learn to swim or improve their swimming with Heidi’s Heroes are now celebrating with ten free swims. Thanks to @Leisure Cheltenham and Cheltenham Lido,......

BBC film and record at cancer fitness class

We were pleased to welcome BBC Points West and BBC Radio Gloucestershire to one of our fitness classes for cancer patients. This class, taken by Clare......

Meet our prime picklers!

We’re ‘pickled pink’ at the latest fundraising efforts of stalwart Cheltenham supporters Janet and Ken Wood. The husband and wife team have been busy in the......

Woods on Water – they’ve done it!

THEY’VE DONE IT!!! Our four Heidi’s Heroes have successfully completed the Woods on Water Thames Challenge. Paul, Tom, Richard and Malcolm were greeted by friends and......

Day 3 – Woods on Water

Monday Day 3 – it was another early start for our fundraisers after a cold night of rough camping with no showers or toilets. The Heroes......

The Woods on Water event is now under way

  With the River Thames shrouded in early morning mist and an Autumnal chill in the air, our five Heidi’s Heroes fundraisers took to the water......

Choirs sing out for Heidi’s Heroes

Inspiring voices from Gloucestershire Police Male Voice Choir and Winchcombe Community Choir will be singing out next week in support of Heidi’s Heroes. The special fundraising......

Heidi’s Spring Ball raises nearly £1800

We’re delighted to announce that our first Heidi’s Spring Ball raised almost £1800 for our new registered charity! More than 60 guests joined Paul, Tom, Millie,......

Pembrokeshire here they come!

Kind-hearted Colin and Emma Parsons from Cheltenham are preparing to stride out on a 189 mile trek along the scenic Pembrokeshire Coastal Path in aid of......