Published on Friday 09 February 2018

Are you  a private landlord in need of a new tenant? Would you like to help local residents who have suffered homelessness? If so we would love to hear from you. Please get in touch with…

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Cycle For SPEAR: Ride London 2018

Published on Thursday 08 February 2018

Challenge yourself: Cycle for SPEAR! The next Ride London 100 will take place on 29th July 2018.  If you’re looking for a sporting challenge either for yourself as an individual or for you to share with…

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How can your Lenten efforts help local homeless?

Published on Thursday 08 February 2018

Lent is a period of penitence, reflection, and fasting leading up to Easter. Many use this as a time to take steps to improve their health or lifestyles, maybe bolstering up failed New Year resolutions. But…

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Wimbledon Half Marathon Various Dates 2018

Published on Friday 02 February 2018

Dates: 8th April 3rd June 14th October Starting at 9.30am, this picturesque course takes you running through the stunning grounds of Wimbledon Common. This inspiring route is organised by Run Through ( so you can…

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Richmond Riverside 10K, Sat 17th March

Published on Tuesday 23 January 2018

Take part in Richmond Spring Riverside 10k and run for SPEAR in the picturesque setting of Richmond’s Riverside on Saturday 17th March. Run alone or with a group of friends/relatives/colleagues. The location is amazing and…

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Trainee Project Worker Scheme

Published on Thursday 18 January 2018

SPEAR has successfully run a Trainee Project Worker scheme for more than ten years, with around 90% of participants going on to gain employment in the sector. Trainee Project Workers (TPWs) come from a very…

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SPEAR’s first full year in five Boroughs

Published on Thursday 18 January 2018

One of the key highlights of our 30th Anniversary was the growth of the SPEAR recovery programme into new Boroughs of SW London. 30 years of working with Richmond residents suffering homelessness has enabled us…

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Donate at No Cost Whilst You Shop Online

Published on Wednesday 10 January 2018

Are you bagging bargains in the online sales? Did you know that many internet stores will give a percentage of your purchase to SPEAR? This will be at at no cost to yourself if you access…

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Past: Show your love for SPEAR on Valentine’s Day – by running!

Published on Friday 05 January 2018

Tired of spending Valentine’s Day in overpriced restaurants and uninspired by the “special” set menus? Why not spend the day making memories doing something a little bit different?  Be it on your own, with friends…

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SPEAR Impact Report – Read how your support changes lives

Published on Tuesday 19 December 2017

At SPEAR we have been supporting people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in South West London since 1987. Our mission is to enable homeless people to find secure accommodation and work towards a positive future….

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