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The Sick Children’s Trust launches ‘My Christmas Wish’ appeal

The Sick Children’s Trust launches ‘My Christmas Wish’ appeal

Press Releases   •   Nov 01, 2018 00:01 GMT

No child should wake up on Christmas Day without their family by their side. That’s why charity The Sick Children’s Trust is asking the nation to dig deep to support families with seriously ill children in hospital this Christmas, by donating £30 to keep them together in free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation.

The Sick Children’s Trust to benefit from BGL Make a Difference Fund

The Sick Children’s Trust to benefit from BGL Make a Difference Fund

Press Releases   •   Oct 24, 2018 15:29 BST

BGL Group, a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services, to support families with children in hospital

Take part in The Sick Children’s Trust Golf Day and play one of the finest courses in South East England

Take part in The Sick Children’s Trust Golf Day and play one of the finest courses in South East England

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2018 12:37 BST

Following last year's sell-out event, The Sick Children's Trust's Golf Day is back this time on Friday 22 June at The Addington Golf Course.

Costcutter raise over £1,000 to support families with sick children in hospital with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation

Costcutter raise over £1,000 to support families with sick children in hospital with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation

Press Releases   •   Mar 19, 2018 21:44 GMT

Costercutter Supermarkets Group has raised over £1,000 for The Sick Children's Trust to keep more families with seriously ill children together in free 'Home from Home' accommodation.

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I had only just started to look pregnant when my baby girl arrived 106 days early. After spending four months in hospital we finally took her home this week just in time for Christmas.

I had only just started to look pregnant when my baby girl arrived 106 days early. After spending four months in hospital we finally took her home this week just in time for Christmas.

News   •   Dec 10, 2018 16:08 GMT

Will and Vicky Simpson stayed with us at Stevenson House after Sophia was born at 24 weeks gestation weighing just 1lb 10oz. She overcame many challenges during the initial few weeks of her life and was transferred to Broomfield Hospital, closer to home, at just eight weeks old. Miraculously her parents took her home for the first time last Wednesday, which is where they will celebrate Christmas.

Grateful parents share story to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’ at carol service

Grateful parents share story to thank charity for ‘Home from Home’ at carol service

News   •   Nov 30, 2018 12:09 GMT

Mark and Poppy Dean will share their story to over 700 people at The Sick Children's Trust's Christmas Carol Service on Wednesday 12 December. Mark and Poppy were supported at Chestnut House when their son, David, was rushed to The Rosie Hospital at just a few hours old. The couple will join a celebrity line-up featuring Alan, Carr,

In the middle of the night, when I couldn’t sleep, I was able to express and take milk up to Leo on the ward and would sit with him so he knew he wasn’t alone.

In the middle of the night, when I couldn’t sleep, I was able to express and take milk up to Leo on the ward and would sit with him so he knew he wasn’t alone.

News   •   Nov 20, 2018 11:02 GMT

After a very long labour baby Leo suffered from a pneumothorax when he took his first breath. He required lifesaving treatment at The Rosie Hospital, an hour away from the family's home. His parents and older brother, Jenson, stayed in Chestnut House for five days whilst he recovered and Leo made it home when he was 12 days old. He turned one year old in May this year.

Family and friends to ‘Run for Sophie’ and raise thousands in her memory

Family and friends to ‘Run for Sophie’ and raise thousands in her memory

News   •   Nov 08, 2018 16:39 GMT

A group of friends who have already raised over £12,000 are taking on the adidas Fulham 10km city run to raise even more money for The Sick Children’s Trust in memory of three year old Sophie Pokorny who tragically passed away at the end of the summer.

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Wanted: the nation's jazziest pair of jammies

Wanted: the nation's jazziest pair of jammies

Blog posts   •   Oct 11, 2018 17:10 BST

The Sick Children’s Trust has launched a nationwide search to find the person who owns the jazziest jammies. From checks to stripes or even polka dots…if there are patterns on your pyjamas, we want to know about it!

Join in the chocola-tea fun to help families with sick children.

Join in the chocola-tea fun to help families with sick children.

Blog posts   •   May 15, 2018 10:46 BST

Celebrity Ambassador Sian Welby shares why she thinks you should be getting involved in Big Chocolate Tea!

My reason for wanting to run a marathon in support of The Sick Children’s Trust

My reason for wanting to run a marathon in support of The Sick Children’s Trust

Blog posts   •   May 04, 2018 12:24 BST

Read Mark Dean's account of his London Marathon experience. Find out why he wanted to run for The Sick Children's Trust, how he prepared for the big day and if he will ever want to run another marathon again!

Vote for us at your Sainsbury's Local as their Charity of the Year!

Vote for us at your Sainsbury's Local as their Charity of the Year!

Blog posts   •   Jun 12, 2017 16:46 BST

Sainsbury's Local Charity of the Year voting has officially opened! We are asking you to place your votes before 25 June and help us become your Sainsbury's Local chosen charity.

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The Great Big Sports Quiz!

The Great Big Sports Quiz!

Events   •   Jul 17, 2018 13:06 BST

Join us for a brand new event, The Great Big Sports Quiz, on Thursday 1 November at Browns Brassiere in The City of London.The Great Big Sports Quiz will see teams pit their wits against our star-studded sporting line up to see if they can beat the pros at their own game. Will their brains match their brawn?Begin your evening with an exclusive drinks reception and meet our sports stars as they ...

Nov 01 - Jul 17

Browns Brasserie, City

All Out For Cricket in The City

All Out For Cricket in The City

Events   •   Jul 01, 2018 12:59 BST

A round-robin T6 tournament in the heart of London set in the beautiful grounds of the Honourable Artillery Company near Moorgate, with cricketing stars on hand to help teams. All Out For Cricket in The City is not to be missed by any cricket fan!Now in its seventh year, All Out For Cricket in The City returns as a daytime only event, meaning more time out on the pitch! You'll enjoy nine cricke...

Sep 03, 09:30 - 18:00 BST

THE HAC Armoury House City Road London EC1Y 2BQ

The Snowflake Ball

The Snowflake Ball

Events   •   Aug 10, 2016 14:44 BST

A sumptuous evening the Marriott Hotel Metro Centre. Kick off the party season in style and join us for our annual Snowflake Ball with BBC radio presenter, Alfie Joey as our master of ceremonies, live music, a sparkling drinks reception and a festive four course dinner. Tickets are £50 per adult. To book: email caroline@sickchildrenstrust.org or call 0191 282 5825.

Dec 03 - Dec 04

The Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre, Marconi Way, MetroCentre, Gateshead, NE11 9XF

The Snowflake Ball

The Snowflake Ball

Events   •   Sep 30, 2015 17:25 BST

A sumptuous evening at The Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre. Join the North East Fundraising Committee for their annual Snowflake Ball with drinks reception, three-course dinner and entertainment from the wonderful Scarlet Street Band and Steve Keys DJ. Tickets are £50 per adult. To book: call 01914932233 or email lesley.johnston@marriotthotels.com kate.harland@marriotthotels.com

Dec 04 - Dec 05

The Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel MetroCentre, Marconi Way, MetroCentre, Gateshead, NE11 9XF

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CIBC Miracle Day 2015

CIBC Miracle Day 2015

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