Save the pounds while walking to raise money for Boston’s St Barnabas Hospice

FAMILIES individuals and dogs are invited to take part in a sponsored stroll along the river for St Barnabas’ Boston Hospice.

The hospice, on Green Lane, is looking for volunteers to join the sponsored walk from its base up the river path to Antons Gowt or Langrick, and back.

The 3/5-mile sponsored walk will take place on Saturday, March 5, at 10am.

The walk is suitable for young and old alike but under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

The route is wheelchair, bike and pushchair friendly and dogs must be kept on a leash.

St Barnabas Boston hospice has been providing palliative care, free of charge to people through inpatient care, day hospice care, hospice at home and other services.

It needs £450,000 a year to run its services free of charge to the hundreds of patients and their families.

l More information: Chris Fox on 01529 415545.