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Female-only pink taxis scheme to be piloted in Nottingham
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Female-only pink taxis scheme to be piloted in Nottingham

Pink, female-only taxis driven by women are to be trialled in a city. Mary Storrie, co-founder of the Rosie May Foundation – a charity set up in memory of her murdered daughter – hopes to launch the Think Pink taxi scheme in the spring in Nottingham. The charity is behind a similar scheme in Sri...

Pink taxis to keep women safe set to come to Nottingham
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Pink taxis to keep women safe set to come to Nottingham

It has come after recent events in the UK he woman behind a scheme that delivered female-only taxis for women in Sri Lanka who were getting harassed on public transport says they could be on their way to Nottingham. Mary Storrie and husband Graham set up the Rosie May Foundation in memory of their murdered...

Sharing my wonderful experience with the Rosie May Foundation!
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Sharing my wonderful experience with the Rosie May Foundation!

Over the summer of 2021, I spent a couple of months volunteering for the Rosie May Foundation. In true pandemic fashion, my internship was fully online, which meant that although I wasn’t able to work on some of the projects I was hoping to, I was easily able to help increase engagement and their reach...

BlogNovember 9, 2021February 21, 2022
Happy birthday to Rosie our little Pink Tuk Tuk, two years old today!
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Happy birthday to Rosie our little Pink Tuk Tuk, two years old today!

Two amazing years since Rosie, our beloved little pink tuk tuk has been in the Rosie May Family. In two years she has certainly earned her keep and has been so busy helping the local community of Bingham, especially during the pandemic in 2020 and the aftermath ever since! She has delivered medication, hot meals,...

Recent Rosie May Fundraising
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Recent Rosie May Fundraising

Over the past few months, we’ve had so many people fundraising for the Rosie May Foundation! From half marathons to school affiliations, we’ve managed to raise money to fund many of our incredible initiatives.  On the 26th September, Richard Fox, raised over £1,000 from his Windsor Half Marathon! Richard is the director of Musical Theatre...

BlogOctober 7, 2021February 21, 2022
The View From The Front Line
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The View From The Front Line

We 💜 this clever illustration which represents our pink tuk tuks working both in the U.K. and in Sri Lanka. Read our article ‘The view from the front line’ about how we flexed to survive the pandemic ‘In 2019, the London Marathon raised £66.4m for charities; Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day, £63.5m; and Macmillan’s World’s...

Give back a Cake and Chat
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Give back a Cake and Chat

Can you help the Rosie May Foundation bring joy into the life of a lonely person? Read Nottingham Local News about how you can help support our CAKE & CHAT and make a difference to people like Christine in our local community. Contact em@rosiemay.com to find out how you can as a local business or...

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