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Morgans take on Sahara Desert for Hospice

Team Morgan ready to run the Marathon des Sables for charity in support of NI Hospice

Well-known for taking on marathons around the world, Hugh Morgan, CEO of Morgan Fuels, is soon to take on his biggest challenge to date. In just a few weeks Hugh will be participating in an event known as the toughest Read more »

Rix Petroleum takes on Ben Nevis

Employees of Grangemouth based Rix Petroleum will begin the eight-mile-long climb and descent of Ben Nevis on Saturday 3rd July, raising £2000 for the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation. The foundation supports people with motor neuron disease (MND) and is named Read more »

Ben Ball is back

Ben is excited to announce that Ben Ball is back this year and will be held at the iconic venue, the Roundhouse in Camden, London, on 8th December. Returning to the Roundhouse for the second time, Ben Ball 2021 promises Read more »

Essar donates £3,000 to provide dementia support

A significant safety milestone reached at Essar Stanlow has seen a £3,000 donation made to The Alzheimer’s Society. The award recognises the recent achievement of reaching one million hours without a recordable injury at the Ellesmere Port site. The funds Read more »

Rix Petroleum teams up with My Name’5 Doddie Foundation

The Grangemouth firm, Rix Petroluem (Scotland) Ltd has teamed up with a campaign launched by an ex-Scotland rugby star to help tackle motor neuron disease (MND). The charity was set up by Doddie Weir OBE and close friends after the Read more »

Breakout for Ben raises £159k on the road to £1million

Automotive charity, Ben, announces that its 10-day virtual active challenge, Breakout for Ben, has raised just under £159,000 – an amazing total that will help address its £1million fundraising shortfall. Ben invited the whole automotive industry to Breakout for Ben Read more »

Your charity nominations

Fuel Oil News would like to thank everyone who nominated a charity in response to our festive email. We are very pleased to announce that we will be donating £100 each to Macmillan, Mind and Midlands Air Ambulance charities. Mark Read more »

Holly hits a home run

Holly Needham, granddaughter of Jim Callow, the founder of Stourport-based Callow Oils, celebrated her 21st birthday by giving back to a charity close to the heart of the family, Parkinson’s UK. The charity has been extremely helpful to Jim and Read more »

Automotive charity launches Breakout for Ben – road to £1 million

This new virtual challenge, Breakout for Ben – road to £1 million, follows on from Ben’s rallying cry last year asking industry leaders for urgent support, following a 50% increase in service demand against a £1m income shortfall. An incredible Read more »

Ben appeal sees £0.5m pledged

Automotive charity, Ben, received pledges worth around £0.5m following its recent rallying cry to industry leaders. Companies got creative with ideas such as donating Christmas party funds, ‘Charity of the month’ schemes and donations linked to survey responses or sales/profit Read more »