The Driving Force takes anyone who has cancer and is registered with a GP in Bonnybridge, Denny or Banknock to hospital appointments for FREE.

Wonderful service. Drivers are all lovely people and do an amazing job. Great charity, don’t know where I would have been without them.

New services available

April 11, 2018

The Driving Force is very pleased and proud to announce that we have started offering more services to local people with cancer. These are: Podiatry/chiropody-nail cutting for people receiving radiotherapy and chemotherapy; they will continue to get this in their own homes until any nail changes due to their treatment have resolved. Hairdressing-in people’s own homes monthly, if needed, during chemotherapy, or radiotherapy treatment or while their hair is still affected by these therapies. Massage/Reiki/Relaxation/Aromatherapy/Mindfulness Manicures/pedicures. If you would like more information or would like to see if you are eligible for these please leave your name and phone number with your Bonnybridge/Denny GP reception and one of our coordinators will be in touch.

Event: Burn's supper

Many thanks to everyone who worked so hard to make our Burn's supper such a success. We would especially like to thank the Jolly Beggars who provided all the entertainment, Bonnybridge golf club for the venue and Sheena Weir for the meal. We raised £400. Our next event is a coffee morning at St Helen's church, Bonnybridge on 12th May.

Event: Charity bowls match

Many thanks to the Provincial Grand Lodge of Stirlingshire who had a charity bowls match and raised money for ourselves Bonny bridge Gala committee, Bonny bridge boys football club and Bonny bridge historical society.

Event: Bingo Night

Well done to the fund raising committee for all their hard work organising our very successful Bingo night - they raised over £1600! We would like to say thank you to all the businesses and people who kindly donated prizes thank you to the committee and supporters of The Archie Russell Centre for all their help thank you to the Bridge Inn who donated the catering thank you to all who baked and donated refreshments thank you to our excellent Bingo caller and a great big thank you to everyone who attended it was a really fun night.


Anybody with cancer who is registered at either Bonnybridge, Banknock, Denny Cross, or Carronbank Health Centre can use our drivers to take them to and from hospital appointments and treatment sessions for cancer

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