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How to raise money for charity at no extra cost to you…

Here’s a new easy way to raise money for the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store  that does not involve parting with extra cash. Everyclick.com has launched a new way to donate – it’s been christened “Give as you Live”. So when … Continue reading

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James Raper 1948 – 2014

James Raper 1948 – 2014 The sudden death of James Raper brought a deep sense of sadness to everyone connected with the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store. As one of the Store’s most loyal volunteers James had not only spent … Continue reading

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Sign up here to help maintain a “critical, financial safety net for families in crisis”

Furniture Re-use Network calls on the Coalition Government to overturn Vital Funding Decision The Furniture Re-use Network (FRN) has recently launched an e-petition that if successful, will maintain a critical, financial safety net for families in crisis. Backed by its … Continue reading

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Two years on and L&MFS / St George’s Crypt link continues to reap benefits

In September 2011 St George’s Crypt opened its second charity shop. Having recently taken over a former Co-op supermarket building on Armley Town Street the charity which is best known for providing emergency accommodation for homeless people asked L&MFS if … Continue reading

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Throughout November Waitrose Supermarket supports L&MFS

Throughout November the Meanwood branch of Waitrose has once again chosen the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store to be one of the beneficiaries in its Community Matters scheme. That means that at the end of the month L&MFS together with two other … Continue reading

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Store wins top royal community initiative award

The Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store has won a prestigious community initiative award. The Duke of York’s Community Initiative Awardis presented annually to a small number of Yorkshire based organisations which in the words of its assessment panel are: “of … Continue reading

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Andrew’s Marathon run raises over £1,100

With a time of just 3 hours, 22 minutes and 7 seconds Andrew Webster’s efforts in the 2012 London Marathon raised just over £1,000 for the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store. Overall, from a field of 37,000 runners, Andrew finished … Continue reading

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Store’s 25th anniversary walk collects more than £1,000

I want to take this opportunity of thanking everyone who supported the L&MFS25. It gives me a great deal of satisfaction to report that by the time I have collected in all my sponsorship the Leeds and Moortown Furniture Store, … Continue reading

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