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Great Yorkshire Run Launches! ...

Great Yorkshire Run Launches!

7 May 2014

The Great Yorkshire Run has launched in Sheffield! Join the thousands of people in Sheffield city centre for the 10km on Sunday 28th September 2014. Run as part of Team Theo and help the thousands of children who visit our Hospital.   The Bupa Mini Great Yorkshire Run also features a 1.5km Mini event suitable for children aged 3-8 years and a 2.5km Junior event for 9-15 yea...
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Doncaster teenager nominated for fundraising award...

Doncaster teenager nominated for fundraising award

30 April 2014

An inspirational teenager who battled back from a brain tumour to raise £15,000 could scoop a national honour. Jack Butt, aged 13, has gone the extra mile to thank Sheffield Children’s Hospital after doctors there removed his tumour in seven hours of life-saving surgery. He has been nominated for the Institute of Fundraising’s prestigious Child Fundraiser of the Yea...
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iPad donation helps young patients...

iPad donation helps young patients

29 April 2014

Young hospital patients are to receive an iPad and other technology thanks to a £1,000 donation from an aid charity. White Rose Children's Aid International Charity awarded the money to help The Children's Hospital Charity buy an iPad and Switches for the Occupational Therapy department at Sheffield Children's Hospital. The iPad will help young patients who have dif...
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Baking it Better for The Children's Hospital Charit...

Baking it Better for The Children's Hospital Charity

28 April 2014

Young patients at The Children’s Hospital, Sheffield, are in for a tasty treat today as The Children’s Hospital Charity celebrates the launch of Make it Better Day with local bakery Fancie. Patients, their families, and their friends will be joining volunteers from Fancie, Sheffield’s finest cupcake company, to make and bake cakes to kick off the launch. To mark the...
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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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