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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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The Sick Children’s Trust was there for us when we didn’t think our precious baby girl was going to make it; without them I don’t know how we would have survived.

The Sick Children’s Trust was there for us when we didn’t think our precious baby girl was going to make it; without them I don’t know how we would have survived.

News   •   Apr 03, 2018 12:24 BST

We supported Rhiannon and Zak in Chestnut House for three weeks when their daughter Luna was recovering from necrotising enterocolitis.. Luna has since battled pneumonia, been declared profoundly deaf and had stoma reversal surgery at Addenbrooke’s Hospital. When the family returned to Cambridge for Luna’s second operation, Rhiannon and Zak stayed with us again at Acorn House.

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.

Having a room to stay in at Acorn House gave us a quiet place to be together and reflect on how lucky we had been.

Having a room to stay in at Acorn House gave us a quiet place to be together and reflect on how lucky we had been.

News   •   Feb 12, 2018 11:36 GMT

Pollyanna's parents were supported by The Sick Children's Trust at Acorn House after she underwent lifesaving surgery at just 12 weeks old.

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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