Author Archives for Aimee Royle

Lots of ways to support us this festive season

November 23, 2020 3:06 pm Published by Comments Off on Lots of ways to support us this festive seasonDespite 2020 creating many difficulties for us all, it certainly hasn’t dampened our super supporters spirit - and at this time of year they’re feeling festive with lots of amazing ways you can shop, entertain and challenge yourselves whilst supporting your local children’s hospice charity.

Sensory crafts for a special day

November 10, 2020 4:43 pm Published by Comments Off on Sensory crafts for a special dayThree-year-old Mya has been staying at the hospice for a respite stay. During which she’s been getting creative and enjoying some super sensory fun with our care team.

Nominate us to receive £1000 with 12 Days of Giving

November 9, 2020 4:33 pm Published by Comments Off on Nominate us to receive £1000 with 12 Days of GivingWe need your help to become a lucky recipient of 12 Days of Giving -  a campaign run by the amazing people at Ecclesiastical Insurance. The 12 Days of Giving is designed to provide vital funding by donating £1000 to 120 charities over 12 days in the run up to Christmas.

Fireworks night excitement

November 9, 2020 11:53 am Published by Comments Off on Fireworks night excitementWe made sure the 5th of November was a night to remember for the children currently staying at our hospice with lots of firework and autumnal fun!

Fabulous Race for Grace team take on the Beachy Head Marathon

November 4, 2020 12:16 pm Published by Comments Off on Fabulous Race for Grace team take on the Beachy Head MarathonAn amazing team of fifty family, friends and teachers from across Surrey, Sussex and Ireland came together this October to take on the Beachy Head Marathon in memory of five-year-old Grace.

Super cyclists take on the first Surrey Hills Epic

November 2, 2020 3:39 pm Published by Comments Off on Super cyclists take on the first Surrey Hills EpicSaturday 10th October marked what is hoped to be the first of an annual Surrey Hills Epic off-road bike ride.  As the sun rose at 6.30am, 12 riders gathered at Newlands Corner to begin the 80 mile ride which included 8,300ft of climbing all in aid of Shooting Star Children's Hospices. 

Virtual London Marathon Legends

November 2, 2020 2:51 pm Published by Comments Off on Virtual London Marathon LegendsThe affects of the COVID-19 pandemic have been far reaching - in particular halting all mass participation events like the Virgin Money London Marathon this year. However this didn’t stop 34 superstar runners who took on the Virtual London Marathon at the beginning of October in aid of Shooting Star Children’s Hospices - raising a phenomenal £131,000!

Spooktacular Halloween hospice fun

October 27, 2020 2:29 pm Published by Comments Off on Spooktacular Halloween hospice funSome supported children who have been at the hospice for respite care have been getting into the Halloween spirit recently with some fab-boo-lously fun and sensory activities.