Make It Count

Raising Invaluable Funds For The Shakespeare Hospice

This year, we’re aiming to raise £30,000 for The Shakespeare Hospice, a charity providing care and support to patients and families affected by life limiting illness.  If you’d like more information about the hospice, please see our website at

Our services are free to patients, their carers and families, but not free to provide. Please consider raising money through sponsorship to help our Hospice, it really does make such a difference.

A pledge to raise £100 in sponsorship can help us provide the following for our patients and their families:

You can help us raise £30,000 by:

Pledging to raise £100

Whichever route you choose, you can pledge to raise £100  in sponsorship. Whatever distance you’re cycling, remember to tell your friends and family.  Gathering sponsorship from loved ones, neighbours and work colleagues all adds up!

You can fundraise on-line (see below) or use our sponsorship form.

Make a donation in lieu of sponsorship

Choose your own amount to donate to help us continue our services when you register online for the event  We can claim gift aid on this, so please do consider a donation.

Buy A Cycling Jersey

You can purchase The Shakespeare Hospice cycling jersey online for £35 (we anticipate orders will be cut off early June – to be confirmed.)

Fundraising On-line

Fundraising online really is easy, quick and safe to use.  Please click here  to start fundraising on Just Giving.

Cycling for someone special

Taking part in The Great Shakespeare Ride will undoubtedly be a memorable event, and you’ll be part of a big team. Lots of our cyclists like to use the challenge to remember their loved ones, which makes it all the more special.

If you are riding in memory of someone special please contact us to make your tribute known.

Match Funding

Could you double your fundraising efforts by asking your employer to match fund? So many of our supporters find this a great way to increase their sponsorship.