The Bath Half 2015

  The largest single day charity fundraising event in the southwest region is The Vitality Bath Half Marathon and with a record number of the 15,000 runners taking part on behalf of a charity, the race is set to beat the £2 million raised last year.   This year Give Pie’s top charity, Teenage Cancer […]

A New Year A New Challenge: Ride Dartmoor for Teenage Cancer Trust

With a new year brings new challenges and Teenage Cancer Trust certainly has some brilliant ones in store for you, including the incredible Ride Dartmoor. So if you’re new year’s gym resolution is starting to flag, read on, sign up and give yourself a brand new goal.   Ride Dartmoor offers two routes lengths, 21 […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month – What is Breast Cancer?

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a month designed to help get breast cancer detected earlier and potentially save lives. Most people have heard of breast cancer but the signs and symptoms aren’t always so well known and Breast Cancer Awareness Month seeks to change this. So what is breast cancer? When DNA becomes […]

Teenage Cancer Trust Flashmob in Southgate Bath

If you were in Southgate Bath today you might have seen some very enthusiastic, and slightly soggy, supporters of Teenage Cancer Trust taking part in a flashmob to encourage people to run on their behalf in the Bath Half Marathon next year. The Bath Half Marathon has chosen Teenage Cancer Trust as their lead charity […]

Negative Responses to “No Make Up Selfies” are Shocking

These campaigns can make a lot of difference and whatever they raise is only good news   Viral marketing campaigns are a creative way for charities to raise money and awareness for important causes, but it is shocking such well-meaning campaigns are receiving a negative response. The latest campaign of the ‘no make-up selfie’ is […]

Things Worth Sharing: #nomakeupselifie raises £8 million in just six days!

by Niamh Harkett Some people may argue that the #nomakeupselfie trend has missed the mark, but no-one can discredit the tremendous achievement of raising £8 million in just six days! The donations raised have enabled Cancer Research UK to fund ten new clinical trials, that just last week they wouldn’t gave been able to support. […]

GivePie’s Great Bath Bake-Off raises over £100

Cake baking and selling event at Bath Spa University’s Students’ Union has raised an impressive £116 for Teenage Cancer Trust By Ben Franks | 16 May 2014 Here at Pie Magazine, we’re incredibly proud to be giving back. At our latest event we managed to raise a fantastic £122 for Teenage Cancer Trust, which will go towards raising awareness of cancer […]

The 33rd Annual Bath Half Marathon

Runners braved the wet and powered on in the name of charity, loved ones and personal bests   On the Bath Half Marathon’s 33rd year a new record of attendance was broken as 11,300 runners braved the damp conditions to run the 13.1-mile course. Runners of various abilities took part, some striving to beat personal goals, while […]

Spooky Story Night: A Success!

Pie Magazine raises awareness for Teenage Cancer Trust at Halloween fundraiser On October 30th Pie Magazine held its first charity fundraising event for Teenage Cancer Trust. The idea behind Spooky Story Night was to create a fun evening just in time for Halloween that would give Bath Spa Creative Writing students a chance to share […]

Pie Magazine Supports Teenage Cancer Trust

You could help teenagers all over the southwest today In the UK, around seven young people aged between 13 and 24 are diagnosed with cancer every day. That means that every day for seven teenagers and young adults their lives are no longer about meeting friends, going to parties, playing video games or worrying about […]