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 Pedal to Paris with Team Theo...

Pedal to Paris with Team Theo

4 July 2014

Team Theo is recruiting inspired cyclists to sign up in a bid to support the Charity on the London to Paris, Tour De France edition cycle ride. The event, which takes place from 22nd – 26th July 2015 sees hundreds of cyclists joining together to cycle 300 miles over 4 days taking in the beautiful Kent countryside to Dover before crossing the Channel to Calais. The pièce de r...
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Young patients brighten up Grand Départ route...

Young patients brighten up Grand Départ route

3 July 2014

Patients at The Children’s Hospital are gearing up for the Grand Départ by welcoming the world’s greatest cyclists to the city by decorating an exclusive banner along the route. Artfelt, The Children’s Hospital Charity’s art’s programme has joined forces with manufacturers Firth Rixson to create a unique banner inspired by bike cogs, which will decora...
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Supporters across the UK unite for Make it Better D...

Supporters across the UK unite for Make it Better Day

30 June 2014

People from all over the UK came together on Friday to help raise much needed funds for The Children’s Hospital Charity’s Make it Better Day, which aims to raise as much money as possible in 24 hours to fund the transformation of The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield. From sponsored zumbathons, to ice cream sales, individuals and organisations united to help raise funds fo...
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You are helping to Make it Better for patient's lik...

You are helping to Make it Better for patient's like Carter

26 June 2014

One football-mad Sheffield youngster has more reasons than most to celebrate the arrival of the World Cup. The kick-off of the tournament marked four years since Carter Whitlam was discharged from Sheffield Children’s Hospital where doctors saved his life, The four-year-old, from Handsworth, was born with a left congenital diaphragmatic hernia and underwent surgery aaged just f...
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Orchestra backs appeal with concert in memory of fo...

Orchestra backs appeal with concert in memory of former hospital chief

25 June 2014

Hundreds of people are expected to come together on Saturday 28th June in celebration of Jeremy Loeb, the former Children’s Hospital Chief Finance Officer, who died suddenly last year. The Endcliffe Orchestra are performing a special concert in memory of Jeremy Loeb, who had played the clarinet with the orchestra since the early 90’s, to raise money for The Children’s H...
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Could you Make it Better like Ruth & Joe?...

Could you Make it Better like Ruth & Joe?

20 June 2014

A mum-of-three from Derbyshire has set the bar high by raising almost £2,000 for The Children’s Hospital Charity by hosting a Make it Better tea party. Ruth Allen, 45 from the Peak District, raised £1,900 last year by holding a tea afternoon at the local village hall to thank the hospital for saving her son’s sight through excellent care and treatment. At the ...
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