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Easter Egg Run...

An egg-stra special Easter Egg Run

22 April 2014

Hundreds of bikers followed former World Superbike Champion James Toseland as he led the Easter Egg Run to The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield on Sunday. The 13th annual Easter Egg Run saw James, a patron of The Children’s Hospital Charity, lead almost 1,000 motorbike enthusiasts through Sheffield for the ninth year in a row before delivering Easter eggs to children on the hos...
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Dad's Marathon Mission For Charity...

Dad's Marathon Mission For Charity

10 April 2014

A devoted dad has set himself the challenge of running 40 marathons in 40 weeks in aid of The Children’s Hospital Charity. Athletics enthusiast Damian Thacker, from Hathersage, found himself compelled to raise funds after his young son was treated by staff in the Sheffield Children’s Hospital’s special Burns Unit and decided to kick off the 40 marathon feat as he celebr...
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Updates From The New Build...

Updates From The New Build

3 April 2014

Throughout the hospital transformation we will be bringing you regular updates from the new build. Below are a few updates that we can bring you from around the site as construction gets under way.   8/10 Northumberland Road demolition on schedule... Contractors Simons say that the demolition of 8/10 Northumberland Road is going to plan. The building is being carefully d...
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John Lewis Dubbed Sheffield's Hottest Art Gallery A...

John Lewis Dubbed Sheffield's Hottest Art Gallery After Partnering With Charity

2 April 2014

The Children’s Hospital Charity has partnered with John Lewis Sheffield to curate the first public exhibition of photographs taken by young patients in the ‘Look Again’ exhibition. Artfelt, The Children’s Hospital Charity’s arts programme, funded artists from Bank Street Arts to work with children from The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield. Patients at th...
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Sean Bean Donates Appearance Fee to The Children’...

Sean Bean Donates Appearance Fee to The Children’s Hospital Charity

25 March 2014

The Children’s Hospital Charity has paid tribute to Sheffield superstar Sean Bean and local novelist Richard Old after receiving a £5,000 donation for their Make It Better appeal when Sean made a guest appearance at a London book reading. The famous actor, who has featured in blockbuster hits including Lord of the Rings, and popular series such as Game of Thrones, was asked t...
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Hospital staff stars honoured at awards evening...

Hospital staff stars honoured at awards evening

18 March 2014

Dedicated staff who look after children at Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust have been honoured at a special awards evening. The Sheffield Children's Star Awards 2014 saw 26 winners and runners up from departments across the Trust celebrated for going above and beyond in their roles over the past 12 months. Special guest Olympic silver medallist and current skeleton w...
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