Category: Charity Work

Thursday 2 February 2017

Launching our 2017 charity partnership: Macmillan Cancer Support

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) Yesterday we launched our charity partnership for 2017 with Macmillan Cancer Support! There are around 2.5 million people living with cancer in the UK, with this number set to grow to 4 million by 2030. Macmillan provides support to those affected by cancer and offers independent advice on a range of issues –  including treatments, dealing with emotional […]

Thursday 26 May 2016

Majestic York open again!

We were very excited to re-open Majestic York last month – four months after the floods forced its closure.  The first week was a week of celebration – tastings, fizz and fine wines open, delicious nibbles from local deli The Hairy Fig, competitions and 20% of in-store sales going to The York Flood Appeal. If you haven’t heard the story, Majestic York flooded on 27th […]

Friday 9 January 2015

Majestic Charity of the Year 2015: Prostate Cancer UK

5 / 5 ( 3 votes ) We’re really excited to announce that we’ve chosen Prostate Cancer UK as Charity of the Year 2015, following a staff vote in November last year. The aim of the partnership is to raise funds in order to help the charity provide vital support and information to men and their families, and find answers by funding research into causes and […]

Thursday 20 November 2014

PUPDATE – Dogs for the Disabled

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) We’ve enjoyed a great partnership with Dogs for the Disabled, our registered Charity of the Year, so we’re putting in a big push with lots of activity at Majestic HQ to help raise as much money as we can. Dogs aren’t just Man’s best friend, they have a profound impact on our lives. If the millions of Dog owners […]

Friday 28 March 2014

Majestic Raises Over £54k For Children With Cancer UK

4.5 / 5 ( 2 votes ) We’ve raised £54,646.36 for Children with Cancer UK as part of a year long partnership in 2013. This sum was raised by collection tins in stores, mobile phone and sat nav recycling, staff activities, raffles and social events. Staff fundraising activities included the Marathon du Médoc, a 26.3 mile race around Bordeaux’s famous vineyards. For 26 years Children […]

Monday 10 March 2014

Say Hello To Sherry, Shiraz and Bosco: Our 3 Labrador Puppies

4.6 / 5 ( 14 votes ) Our very special sponsored pups are just embarking on their exciting journey to become assistance dogs for our Charity of the Year 2014, Dogs For The Disabled. Sherry and Shiraz are sisters and were born at the end of last year. Bosco was born in November so is a little older. All of the Dogs for the Disabled […]

Thursday 16 January 2014

Majestic Charity of the Year 2014: Dogs for the Disabled

5 / 5 ( 210 votes ) We’ve chosen Dogs for the Disabled as Charity of the Year 2014, following a staff vote in November last year. Dogs for the Disabled is a life-transforming charity, creating exceptional partnerships between people living with disability and specially trained assistance dogs. Through practical tasks the dogs offer freedom and independence to children and adults with physical disabilities and […]

Monday 2 September 2013

We’re running the Marathon du Médoc for our charity of the year Children with Cancer UK

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) This Saturday a Majestic team of 10 are running the Marathon du Médoc 2013! They will be amongst 8000 runners from around the world tackling the 26.3 miles through some of Bordeaux’s most famous vineyards. The brave runners are… Aimee Knight, Cirencester @majesticcir James Fenton, Abingdon @majesticabi Thomas Watson, Wakefield @majesticwkfld George Randall, Chiswick @majesticchswick Oliver Carr, High […]