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Kids of COPS super skydive raises £7,000 for the charity

A GROUP of daring children of fallen police officers have raised more than £7,000 for Care Of Police Survivors by jumping out of a plane. It was third time lucky for the 10 members of the group (pictured) who took part in a tandem skydive on Saturday 25 October. According to the organisers, all of […]

Amazing! Run to Remember raises £33,030 for COPS

A TREMENDOUS £33,030 cheque has been presented to Care of Police Survivors as a result of the “Run to Remember” in memory of PC Nicola Hughes. Nicola’s father Bryn, is pictured (left) presenting the cheque to COPS President Denis Gunn (right) and Sir Peter Fahy, Chief Constable of her force Greater Manchester Police, and a […]

Firefighter chips in charity cash for Care of Police Survivors

A FIRE fighter from Buckinghamshire has raised £1,000 for Care of Police Survivors. Mike Downard organised a charity golf day and said he wanted to raise money for a good cause. So after he met survivor Sue Pyke, he decided he would nominate the charity.

Supers-man walks the Welsh coastline raising cash for COPS

GWENT Police’s head of intelligence has spent 50 days walking the Welsh coastline to raise thousands of pounds for Care of Police Survivors. Det Supt Paul Griffiths has walked the entire 870 miles of the All Wales Coastal Path, so far raising around £2,800 for the charity – though he hopes for further donations. Paul endured […]

Everyone has a Ball at Chatsworth House COPS event

THE Black Tie Charity Ball held at Derbyshire’s Chatsworth House was a tremendous success, writes Lin Woodward. The event, held on 19 September, was organised in honour of DC Gary Freeman who was killed on duty 20 years ago. It was organised by his fiancee Angela Morgan (pictured with COPS Trustee Mick Foster), who worked […]