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Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and The Bible and Gospel Trust (BGT) Working Together to Help Missionaries in Africa

The Rapid Relief Team (RRT) and The Bible and Gospel Trust (BGT) have combined their efforts in helping missionaries who have committed themselves to aid deprived families and children in Africa. ‘Bibles for Africa – Advent Hope Ministries, Inc.’ have recently been a recipient of consignments of Bibles from BGT and the special recycled soap […]

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The Great Nidd Bike Ride participants enjoy refreshments by Harrogate RRT

On Saturday 14th September, riders on The Great Nidd Bike Ride enjoyed welcome refreshments provided by Harrogate RRT. This challenging 50-mile ride takes the participants through beautiful Yorkshire countryside, including some gruelling hill climbs, so the refreshment stop was much appreciated! The ride starts from The Station Hotel in Birstwith and follows the River Nidd […]

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Manchester RRT help out at Run for Hope Salford

On Saturday 31st August, Manchester RRT attended the Run4Hope event in Salford. Despite the rain, there was an impressive turnout of runners, all running between 5-10k, to raise funds for Victory Outreach Manchester. Over £20,000 was raised for this great cause. What a result! Hosted annually, Run4Hope is not only an enjoyable event for all ages and […]

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Middlesbrough RRT supports Staithes RNLI event

The team from Middlesbrough were delighted to support the Staithes 2019 RNLI event. RRT provided around 500 meals for the attendees as well as distributing around 1200 bottles of our rebranded “bottled legend” water featuring our new mascot Cookie! The team were also able to present a cheque to the RLNI of £2,040.73 from donations […]

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NZ – RRT assists firie’s battling Hawkes Bay blaze

The Rapid Relief Team of Hastings were only too pleased to help out the hard-working firefighters by providing meals over two days, starting from breakfast Wednesday morning through to Dinner Thursday evening. Seven “long duration” fires had started in the region since Friday 31st January. Volunteers and professional firefighters from Waipukurau, Waipawa and Hastings were […]

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RRT Supports Earthquake in Le Teil

The Rapid Relief Team in France were called into action on Tuesday 12 November 2019 after a 4.8 magnitude earthquake hit the French town of Le Teil. The team served 1,000 meals to those affected by the earthquake, thanks to the incredible efforts of 52 volunteers. “I had not heard about this organisation before – […]

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