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London to Paris Bike Ride: Every month between Jun-Sep 2022
Published at 01-02-2020

The London to Paris Bike Ride is an awesome cycling challenge and is by far one of the best fundraising events in Europe, attracting hundreds of riders each year and raising thousands for charities nationwide.

Sahara Desert Trek – March and November 2022
Published at 20-01-2020

This long-weekend charity challenge takes you on a four-day trek across the ever-changing landscape of one of the world’s largest deserts – the Sahara!

Virtual Dog Jog 2021-22 – participate when and where you choose!
Published at 10-01-2020

Dog Jog is a brilliant opportunity to accomplish your personal goals with your dog; whether you are raising money for a worthwhile cause close to your heart or simply keeping fit.

Colour Obstacle Rush – Nottingham: 18th June 2022
Published at 06-01-2020

Colour Obstacle Rush is back with the biggest run in the world that combines the fun of colour and obstacles. It will be the most memorable, fun and colourful run of your life!

Kilimanjaro Trek – June, September & October 2022
Published at 01-01-2020

Its snow-capped summit rises high above the dusty African plains; huge permanent glaciers flow down from the summit, spectacular views and beautiful ice formations are the reward for pushing our limits both physically and mentally on this, the mightiest of charity challenges.

Spirit of Recovery Awards 2019
Published at 03-12-2019

Friday 29th November saw the 2019 Spirit of Recovery Awards take place, hosted by Cafe Sobar, our social enterprise in Nottingham.

The kind way to do Christmas…
Published at 07-11-2019

Café Sobar, the award-winning social enterprise where all profits go to the addiction recovery charity Double Impact, is offering a thoughtful alternative to the usual office Christmas party. For £25 per head you can enjoy a Christmas mocktail upon arrival, three mouth-watering courses, and tea or coffee.

Graham’s blog - The Robin Hood half – The Magnificent 7 (29.09.2019)
Published at 11-09-2019

I can’t believe it’s a year since our Recovery Running Team took on the Robin Hood Half to celebrate our 20th Birthday as a Charity. This year our “Magnificent Seven” signed up to take on a tough course around our beautiful home city of Nottingham.

Graham’s Blog – The Great North Run – GNR (08.09.2019)
Published at 11-09-2019

After the marathon task (excuse the pun!) of running 20 half marathons in 2018 I took a break from blogging about running but continued to run of course! This year has been a different challenge for me as I have been quietly clocking up the miles in my 1200 miles in 12 months challenge.

Grant to help Recovery Academy model scale up
Published at 01-05-2019

Scaling for success: Double Impact wins support from the School for Social Entrepreneurs and Postcode Innovation Trust.

New Boston Recovery Pathways Project launches
Published at 02-04-2019

Double Impact are please to announce the launch of a new project based in Boston, Lincolnshire.

Cafe Sobar is 5 years old!
Published at 29-01-2019

Double Impact’s social enterprise, Cafe Sobar, is 5 years old this week. The cafe was set up to give people in recovery a safe place to socialise and to provide voluntary work experience to those in recovery.