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West Suffolk: Have you signed up for the Girls Night Out in Bury St Edmunds on September 13?

19:30 31 March 2014

Past participants of Girls Night Out wear their pyjamas and go for a walk in the park to help launch the 2014 event, in aid of St Nicholas Hospice Care. From left: Elaine Channen, Marilyn Hughes, Rachael Leeves, Denise Griffin and Kelly Brinkley

Past participants of Girls Night Out wear their pyjamas and go for a walk in the park to help launch the 2014 event, in aid of St Nicholas Hospice Care. From left: Elaine Channen, Marilyn Hughes, Rachael Leeves, Denise Griffin and Kelly Brinkley

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This year’s Girls Night Out fundraiser for St Nicholas Hospice Care has been launched.

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The annual event saw 1,020 women take part last year, raising more than £115,000 for the hospice, which supports people in west Suffolk and Thetford.

Rachael Leeves, 28, from Bury St Edmunds, has helped launch this year’s fundraiser - taking place on September 13 - after losing her dad John Leaves, who had pancreatic cancer, in June and taking part in the walk in September. Mr Leaves and his family were supported by the hospice.

Participants of the moonlight walk wear nightwear and flashing bunny ears while walking 11.2 or six miles around Bury. To sign up visit www.stnicholashospicecare.org.uk or pick up a form at any of the hospice’s shops.

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