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Trump’s $43 million fundraiser: Ex-president prepares for $250,000-a-head glitzy Mar-a-Lago bash hosted by hedge fund manager John Paulson to close the fundraising gap with Biden

Donald Trump is gearing for the biggest political fundraising event of the 2024 election season to date on Saturday when a group of ultra-wealthy donors will descend on Mar-a-Lago for a gathering that’s expected to rake in $43 million for the Republican presidential hopeful. The fundraiser for the ex-president dubbed the …

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Grand National-winning jockey Graham Lee, 48, is now paralysed from the neck down after a spinal fracture he suffered falling off a horse, as his family raise £200,000 to fund his care

Graham Lee suffered life-changing injuries during fall at Newcastle Racecourse  He is now paralysed from the neck down, with family raising £200,000 for him  Lee said he felt ‘humbled’ by the support towards him after donations flooded in  By Oli Gamp Published: 12:53 BST, 3 April 2024 | Updated: 11:51 …

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Tearful Kate Garraway reveals her late husband Derek Draper felt like a ‘complete failure’ and she feels ‘ashamed’ of her huge debts to fund his care

Kate Garraway has emotionally revealed her late husband Derek Draper felt like a ‘complete failure’ after being left bed-bound by his battle with Covid. In a moving appearance on Good Morning Britain, the tearful presenter said that she ‘won’t give up’ her cause to shine a light on the underfunded …

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Cash-strapped community clubs earn share of £400,000 windfall through ‘Cash4Clubs’ programme… after Flutter UKI doubled the fund amid unprecedented applications

Flutter UKI initially set aside £200,000 in funding for this year’s programme The fund was doubled after 1,282 applications were made by clubs and charities Grants of £2,000 each will help improve facilities, equipment and coaching By Michael Pavitt Published: 07:00 GMT, 22 February 2024 | Updated: 10:32 GMT, 22 …

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London Marathon wheelchair race prize fund to be made same as able-bodied races in historic first | Athletics News

London Marathon: “We are proud of our history in championing participants with disabilities, from introducing our first wheelchair race in 1983 to hosting IPC World Championships on multiple occasions. We are delighted to continue our commitment to disability sport with this landmark move” Last Updated: 22/02/24 8:50am The London Marathon’s …

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Chelsea will ‘BLOCK any attempts from Tottenham to sign interim captain Conor Gallagher’… despite mulling the player’s sale during the January window to fund striker purchase

Chelsea are prepared to block any approach from Tottenham over Conor Gallagher during the upcoming transfer window – despite mulling a move for their interim captain – according to reports.  The 23-year-old academy graduate was among the legion of players the west London club were preparing to offload over the …

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Australian cricketers create ‘fighting fund’ for national netball players in pay dispute | Cricket News

Australia’s cricketers have thrown their weight behind the country’s netballers, creating a “fighting fund” to help them through a pay dispute with their governing body. Australia’s Diamonds captured the Netball World Cup in August amid a background of disharmony and Super Netball players have been out of contract since September …

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Morocco earthquake: Doctor drives ambulance 1,800 miles from London to Marrakech to help with aid efforts as British charity launches ‘urgent relief fund’

A doctor has driven an ambulance from London to Morocco to help with the earthquake effort, as a British charity also launches an ‘urgent relief fund’ to help families.   The hero left home at 2am on Saturday, after he heard news of a 6.8-magnitude earthquake hitting Morocco just before midnight, …

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AustralianSuper: Australia’s biggest superannuation fund is hit with massive bombshell

The corporate regulator is taking legal action against Australia’s biggest superannuation fund – accusing it of engaging in practices that could diminish retirement savings over a 10-year period. The Australian Securities and Investments Commission has accused of AustralianSuper, the trustee of Australia’s largest super fund, of failing to identify members …

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