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Keyline Colchester helps children’s charity park toy cars

Keyline Colchester helps children’s charity park toy cars

Press releases   •   Dec 21, 2017 18:30 GMT

​The Colchester branch of Keyline was delighted to donate materials to The Sick Children’s Trust to enable the charity to build a shelter for outdoor toys kept at Acorn House.

Michael Crawford hosts afternoon tea in Cambridge for Sick Children’s Trust

Michael Crawford hosts afternoon tea in Cambridge for Sick Children’s Trust

Press releases   •   Sep 04, 2015 15:04 BST

Tickets now on sale for an afternoon of tea and fizz with our President Michael Crawford CBE in Cambridge.

Acorn House cooks up £5k funding

Acorn House cooks up £5k funding

Press releases   •   Jun 23, 2014 16:52 BST

Community award from Engage Mutual ensures special space for families of sick children

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Acorn House gets baking to raise some dough for the return of Big Chocolate Tea

Acorn House gets baking to raise some dough for the return of Big Chocolate Tea

News   •   May 16, 2019 16:02 BST

Our Cambridge team at Acorn and Chestnut Houses alongside volunteers baked away for families and supporters on Wednesday 1 May to raise £560 as part of Big Chocolate Tea.

Mum’s marathon mission for charity that helped during daughter’s meningitis battle

Mum’s marathon mission for charity that helped during daughter’s meningitis battle

News   •   Mar 07, 2019 16:51 GMT

Becks Jones will be running the iconic race on Sunday 28 April to raise £7,000 and thank The Sick Children’s Trust for supporting her family in free ‘Home from Home’ accommodation just minutes from her daughter’s hospital bedside.

Seeing Bobby laugh and play with his sisters in an environment other than the hospital ward gave us the small glimmer of hope we so dearly needed.

Seeing Bobby laugh and play with his sisters in an environment other than the hospital ward gave us the small glimmer of hope we so dearly needed.

News   •   Jan 14, 2019 16:31 GMT

At just five years old, Bobby, was involved in a car accident which left him with life-threatening injuries. and was airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. He had just a 10% chance of survival and within 48 hours underwent three brain surgeries. It was during this time that Jeff and Carly were told about Acorn House, which became their home for four months.

Chief Naval Petty Officer and colleagues fundraise on board HMS Westminster to thank The Sick Children's Trust

Chief Naval Petty Officer and colleagues fundraise on board HMS Westminster to thank The Sick Children's Trust

News   •   Jan 07, 2019 12:33 GMT

Chief Naval Petty Officer Ryan ‘Nobby’ Halls, 32, organised a fundraiser aboard HMS Westminster, the Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy, last year to thank The Sick Children’s Trust for supporting his family over Christmas 2016 when his daughter, Sadie, was diagnosed with bronchiolitis and rushed to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge, miles from the family’s home in Thetford.

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Boogie Nights

Boogie Nights

Events   •   Aug 13, 2015 15:34 BST

Dance the night away at a 'Boogie Nights' fundraiser for The Sick Children's Trust at the beautiful Swavesey Windmill in Cambridge. With music and dancing, this is a fun evening raising money for our Cambridge 'Homes from Home'. Tickets cost £5 and are available by calling 01223 586806 / 01223 274191 or by emailing sandra.peckham@sickchildrenstrust.org.

Sep 26, 19:30 - 23:30 BST

Swavesey Windmill, Hale Road, Swavesey, Cambridge, CB24 4QP

Dame Vivienne Westwood and Harry Potter talk

Dame Vivienne Westwood and Harry Potter talk

Events   •   Sep 16, 2014 09:42 BST

Ian Kelly, award-winning actor and writer will give an illustrated talk about his recently published biography of Dame Vivienne Westwood and his acting career to the Cambridge Committee. Tickets are £10 including a wine reception and are available from here: http://www.sickchildrenstrust.org/Get_involved/Committees/Cambridge/index.html Photo credit: Wikipedia

Nov 14, 19:30 - 21:00 GMT

Newnham College, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge

Cambridge Fundraising Committee Tea Party

Cambridge Fundraising Committee Tea Party

Events   •   Sep 15, 2014 16:41 BST

The Cambridge Fundraising Committee will be joined by famous authors; Diane Redmond and Adele Geras to talk about their varied writing careers over a delicious afternoon tea at Freemasons' Hall in Cambridge. Tickets are £12 including afternoon tea and are available from here: http://www.sickchildrenstrust.org/Get_involved/Committees_and_Committee_Events/Cambridge_Committee/index.html

Oct 08, 13:30 - 16:00 BST

Freemasons' Hall, Bateman Street, Cambridge