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​Mum runs for charity that supported her following near-fatal house fire

​Mum runs for charity that supported her following near-fatal house fire

News   •   Aug 12, 2018 16:02 BST

Nineteen years ago, we supported Jackie's family when her son was rushed to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary after their house set on fire. Now Jackie is taking on the Great North Run to raise money for us.

Father of sick toddler tackles Great North Run for charity

Father of sick toddler tackles Great North Run for charity

News   •   Jul 26, 2018 18:16 BST

Steven Saunderson, 46, is taking on the Great North Run on Sunday 9 September to support The Sick Children’s Trust, a charity which kept him by his 19-month-old son Murdo’s hospital bedside throughout months of treatment.

Miracle survivor takes on Great North Run - again!

Miracle survivor takes on Great North Run - again!

News   •   Jul 26, 2018 14:07 BST

A South Shields man who survived being hit by a bus at just 11 years old is taking on the Great North Run for the second time on Sunday 9 September for The Sick Children’s Trust.

Devoted Mum prepares to take on 100km challenge for The Sick Children’s Trust

Devoted Mum prepares to take on 100km challenge for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   May 17, 2018 09:10 BST

Jessica is lacing up her trainers to get ready for the London2Brighton challenge, where she’ll run 100km from the capital to the coast, on Saturday 26 May as thanks for supporting her at Rainbow House when her son needed lifesaving surgery at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Butcher triples London Marathon fundraising target and raises over £6,000 for charity

Butcher triples London Marathon fundraising target and raises over £6,000 for charity

News   •   May 03, 2018 09:48 BST

Mark Dean completed the Virgin London Marathon and has raised over £6,000 for The Sick Children's Trust.

Alan gets set for London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Alan gets set for London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Apr 16, 2018 17:04 BST

Alan, from ArgoGlobal, will run this Sunday's London Marathon in a personal challenge to raise funds for The Sick Children's Trust.

Keen runner to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust to thank them for supporting close friends
Devoted grandfather taking on marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Devoted grandfather taking on marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Apr 12, 2018 12:01 BST

David Rayner is lacing up his trainers and getting ready to run the Virgin Money London Marathon later this month to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust as thanks for supporting his stepdaughter when her baby daughter required lifesaving treatment miles away from home.

Daisy inspires her uncle to run marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Daisy inspires her uncle to run marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 28, 2018 09:18 BST

James Semmens, Company Director at Stone Specialist Gerald Culliford Limited which support The Sick Children's Trust, will be taking on the London Marathon next month to raise money as thanks for supporting his family when his niece needed hospital treatment far away from home.

Grateful dad to run London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

Grateful dad to run London Marathon to raise money for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Mar 27, 2018 11:33 BST

Tom Fowler, who stayed with us at Acorn House along with his wife Gemma in 2010, is running this year's Virgin Money London Marathon for #TeamSCT and hopes to raise over £500 to thank The Sick Children's Trust for providing them with free 'Home from Home' accommodation when they needed it most.

Neighbour and friend of Lowings family to raise thousands in memory of teenager Harry

Neighbour and friend of Lowings family to raise thousands in memory of teenager Harry

News   •   Mar 20, 2018 09:00 GMT

Andrew Harvey, 43, from Bacton, is training five days a week to complete the Virgin Money London Marathon and raise £2,500 for The Sick Children’s Trust which supported his neighbours, Tracey and Gary Lowings, with free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation while their son, Harry, battled for his life in two specialist hospitals miles away from home.

 Friend running to raise money for family of little boy in desperate need of a new heart

Friend running to raise money for family of little boy in desperate need of a new heart

News   •   Mar 19, 2018 15:20 GMT

Emma Ford is taking on her first ever marathon challenge to raise money for The Sick Children's Trust who continue to support her close friends, Tracy and Adrian Bloor, whose son Alexander is in desperate need of a new heart. She will run the Virgin Money London Marathon on 22 April alongside 16 other #TeamSCT runners.

Dad prepares to take on half marathon to thank The Sick Children’s Trust

Dad prepares to take on half marathon to thank The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Feb 13, 2018 09:10 GMT

Next month, Tim will be running the Brentwood Half Marathon to raise money for us as thanks for supporting him and partner Victoria at Stevenson House in 2013 when their son Jack was born.

From baker to marathon runner: Becs takes on 26.2 miles to raise money to keep families together

From baker to marathon runner: Becs takes on 26.2 miles to raise money to keep families together

News   •   Jan 13, 2018 08:17 GMT

Becs Hurst is joining #TeamSCT to raise money in this year's Virgin Money London Marathon. Becs has been supporting us since 2015, helping to raise awareness and fund for Big Chocolate Tea and most recently taken part in Vitality 10,000.

Having The Sick Children’s Trust’s Acorn House made a horrible time more bearable – it stopped us from drowning.

Having The Sick Children’s Trust’s Acorn House made a horrible time more bearable – it stopped us from drowning.

News   •   Oct 13, 2017 11:48 BST

We stayed at Acorn House for five nights whilst Elijah recovered and we will be forever grateful to The Sick Children’s Trust. Elijah was eventually diagnosed with viral meningitis which had been caused by the parechovirus. And nearly a year on from those horrific few weeks, Elijah is doing so well and we’re very proud of our little boy!

Family raise £8,000 in memory of three year old son

Family raise £8,000 in memory of three year old son

News   •   Oct 11, 2017 11:07 BST

Reuben Lavric sadly passed away last August and since his family have been tirelessly fundraising for The Sick Children's Trust along with TOFs and The Children's Hospital Charity.

HMS Audacious raise £2,700 for The Sick Children’s Trust

HMS Audacious raise £2,700 for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Oct 04, 2017 16:18 BST

A team of seven runners from HMS Audacious have raised over £2,700 for Crawford House by taking part in the Great North Run.

ArgoGlobal selects The Sick Children’s Trust as its chosen charity

ArgoGlobal selects The Sick Children’s Trust as its chosen charity

News   •   Oct 01, 2017 13:07 BST

As part of ArgoGlobal's fundraising for The Sick Children's Trust, 14 employees will be racing in the Royal Parks Half Marathon.

Family go above and beyond to show support for The Sick Children’s Trust

Family go above and beyond to show support for The Sick Children’s Trust

News   •   Aug 01, 2017 12:41 BST

Great British Long Distance Runner Mark Draper is running this year's first ever Bedford Half Marathon on behalf of The Sick Children's Trust to thank them for supporting his niece Erin when she was seriously ill.

Local man puts on running shoes to raise money for charity

Local man puts on running shoes to raise money for charity

Press Releases   •   Jul 31, 2017 11:00 BST

David Rez, 37, will be taking on this year's Great North Run to fundraise for The Sick Children's Trust.