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The Wates Family

The William Wates Memorial Trust

Help us to support projects that encourage young people
experiencing severe disadvantage to keep away from anti-social behaviour
and criminal activity, enabling them to fulfil their potential.

Raised so far


Our goal


Grand Total raised by Tour de Force/Le Loop since the inaugural tour in 2006 to our most recent 2023 tour: £5,034,522.

Ways you can support WWMT:

If you’re looking for a life-changing challenge, Le Loop could be for you. This cycling event is our primary fundraiser and follows the route of the Tour de France each year, one week ahead of the pros.

Find out more about Le Loop  

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We welcome fundraisers of any kind, so whatever project you have in mind, you can create your fundraising page here. 

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Prefer to simply make a donation? That is wonderful too!


William Wates

Our current fundraisers