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Nicholls & Clarke presents family fun day cheque

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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DIY and trade superstore, Nicholls & Clarke Building Materials recently presented Children Today with a cheque for £1,500 after hosting their free annual community family fun day in April. The eagerly awaited St George’s Fun Day had consisted of a series of free themed activities for all the family to enjoy, including bouncy castles, inflatable…
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Charity’s commemorative garden wins Silver RHS Tatton Flower Show

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Monday, July 29th, 2019
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A garden commemorating our 25th Anniversary has been awarded a silver medal and Best Construction at the prestigious RHS Flower Show Tatton Park. The garden was officially opened by Cheshire teenager, Loyd Wildridge, last week marking the silver anniversary of Children Today. Loyd, 19, from Great Sutton, who is severely mentally and physically disabled, was…
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Charity home money box

Children Today launches two more ways to donate

Posted by Emma - Wednesday, July 24th, 2019
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We’re very excited this July to launch two other ways donors can make a difference and support our charity! Home money boxes Way back in 2000 we launched our home moneybox scheme where donors could raise funds for Children Today with minimal effort. As part of our 25th anniversary we’ve relaunched our home money boxes…
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'wedding walk' fundraisers for children's charity

Sponsored ‘bridal’ walk raises funds for children’s charity

Posted by Emma - Monday, July 1st, 2019
Categories: News

Kind-hearted bridal shop employees have held a sponsored walk in aid of the charity Children Today. Gill Morris and Carole Brown from the Ivory Promise bridal shop in Bolton (pictured with Liz Oakes, Regional Fundraising Manager from Children Today in centre) took on the challenge of walking around the three large reservoirs Turton, Jumbles and…
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Children’s charity helps child with rare chromosomal condition get a good night’s sleep

Posted by Lexi Heselwood - Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Categories: News

  A five-year-old boy from Plymouth and his family have been given the gift of a good night’s sleep. Joshua has a rare chromosomal abnormality, which causes a variety of developmental problems and as a result has no concept of bedtime or understanding of danger. Due to the condition, Joshua displays Autistic traits and has…
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