Are you based in Darlington Newton Aycliffe or Bishop Auckland and pride yourself in your charitable giving? This is your chance to do something amazing, and raise money for an important local cause.

Latimer Hinks Solicitors Limited is challenging local businesses, teams and organisations to generate as much money as possible for the Darlington and Bishop Auckland MRI Scanner Appeal. The firm will provide 10 businesses with a £125 start-up investment in order for them to put their innovation and money-making skills to the test to grow the amount as much as legally and ethically possible, in three months.

We invite you to apply for the challenge with your fundraising ideas. The best 10 ideas, in the view of the judging panel, will be given £125 to raise as much money between July 1st and September 30th.

How does it work?

• Get your team together and request an application form by emailing: with the subject header 125 Challenge

• If your application is successful, Latimer Hinks Solicitors will be in touch with £125 investment to get started

• Fundraise over the three months to raise as much as you can.

Applications must be received by Wednesday 27th June and the 10 winning businesses will be notified by Friday 29th June.