The Bristol branch of Michelmores law firm have chosen Above & Beyond as charity of the year.

After receiving a number of nominations from various Bristol charities, the staff selected Above & Beyond.

The partnership with the charity will see the firm raise funds for the area of greatest need within the hospitals.

The team already have a number of fundraising events in the pipeline, including quizzes, sweepstakes and dress-down days. 

Paul Beanlands, CSR partner for the Bristol office, said: "It is a priority for us as a firm that we actively engage and support the communities where we live and work.  We are delighted to be supporting such a fantastic charity.

“We are looking forward to some exciting fundraising activities this year and are committed to raising a significant amount of money for the organisation as the work they are doing is invaluable.”

Gemma Jenkins, Above & Beyond corporate partnerships fundraising officer, said: “I’d like to say thank you to the team at Michelmores in Bristol for choosing Above & Beyond as their charity of the year.

“I’m looking forward to working with them to help them raise as much as possible for Bristol’s hospitals.

“It’s only thanks to the support of businesses like this that we can continue to support the NHS to deliver the best possible patient care.”

If you are interested in fundraising for Bristol’s hospital with your colleagues, contact Gemma on [email protected].