Patrick Wilson and his #17. (Brent Martin)

Langley racer takes part in fundraising weekend

Auto racers will help with a Fraser Valley hospice society.

Langley’s Patrick Wilson is heading back to the Mission Raceway, this time for a mix of auto racing and fundraising.

Wilson will drive his new #17 Van Diemen Formula Continental at the course on the weekend of July 14 to 15.

The race weekend is also a fundraiser for the Mission Hospice Society.

In addition to two days of racing, there will be rides around the track in exotic cars at lunch time on both days, in exchange for a minimum donation to the Hospice Society.

Wilson currently sits in sixth place in the championship standings, after having to miss the first two weekends of the racing season while waiting for his new car to arrive.

Just Posted

VIDEO: Langley couple reunite with Tugger three years after his disappearance

A purebred Pomeranian is back with his parents, likely after years in a puppy mill.

Langley twins sell out sixth cancer fundraising concert

This Saturday’s Gone Country - Here for the Cure is a multi-artist show raising money for the cause.

Langley man fights for his life against flesh eating disease

The rare infection has landed Rob Erke in hospital since July 7.

Aldergrove Food Bank leader ‘retires’

Darlene Isaak has a ‘legacy written in the hearts and bellies of the vulnerable’

Junior cadets get glimpse of RCMP life in Langley

The annual summer event saw kids learn about policing.

VIDEO: Plant lovers helped raise more than $2,000 for charity

A Langley nursery opened up their private gardens for the 17th year in a row.

Hub for mental health and addictions treatment opens at B.C. hospital

St. Paul’s Hospital HUB is an acute medical unit that includes 10 patient beds

Restaurant Brands International to review policy over poaching employees

One of Canada’s largest fast-food company to review ‘no-poach’ franchise agreements

Calgary family’s vacation ends in tragedy on Texas highway

Three people died and four others were injured in the crash

Union construction cost competitive, B.C. Building Trades say

Non-union firms can bid on infrastructure, but employees have to join international unions

Trudeau to shuffle cabinet ahead of Liberals’ team for 2019

Trudeau could lighten the work loads of cabinet ministers who currently oversee more than one portfolio

Car calls 911 on possible impaired B.C. driver

A luxury car automatically calls Princeton police to scene of crash involving alcohol

BC Games marks 40 years in 2018

Cowichan Games a milestone for BC Games Society

VIDEO: Life’s a beach at this B.C. sand sculpting contest

More than $50,000 was up for grabs at the annual contest held in Parksville

Most Read