Promoting care excellence worldwide as healthcare professionals visit from Singapore

Shooting Star Children’s Hospices welcomed some wonderful international visitors at the beginning of the month – all the way from Singapore!

Hands down an A.C.E visit to Christopher’s for our marathon runner Anthony

There is only a few days left until this year’s London Marathon, and our team of fabulous #ShootingStar runners are doing their last minute prep before the big day. One of our amazing runners, Anthony Davies, had some rather particular last minute preparations to do – so paid a visit to Christopher’s in need of some finishing touches to his intergalactic costume!

A very hoppy time at our Easter Party

It was a day of smiles and sunshine at Christopher’s as supported children and their families welcomed lots of furry friends and enjoyed some fun activities and entertainment at our Easter Party.

Family Fun Day

Over 300 supported family members came to Christopher’s for a fun day of celebration at the end of the summer. Held annually at our Guildford hospice, the event is a chance for families to come together and enjoy various stalls, meet wonderful visitors (from feathered friends to a real life mermaid!) and relax in a safe, comfortable environment. 

Beach buddies at Christopher’s this summer

Making the most of the beautiful summer, our supported children and their families had the beach brought to them as Christopher’s had all things seaside-y for the families to enjoy at the beach themed activity day.

A special day of luxury and laughter for supported families

The Rolls Royce Enthusiasts Club Surrey Section, and walled garden, The Medicine Garden in Cobham, treated 28 families to a special day out with luxury cars, fun entertainment and a delicious barbecue, all set to beautiful surroundings.

If you went down to Christopher’s last week you’d be sure of a big surprise…

Children and families could ‘bearly’ contain their excitement last week as a very special Teddy Bear’s Picnic took place at Christopher’s.

Record numbers shine at the Sunrise Walk

On a fresh and bright Sunday morning, 3rd June, a record number of early birds took part in a walk with a difference to raise vital funds for Shooting Star Chase’s families.

Simon Cowell and Lauren Silverman host a day to remember at The Dorchester

Vice President, Simon Cowell and patron Lauren Silverman, led a host of stars in treating supported children and their families to an exclusive afternoon tea at The Dorchester.

Shooting Star Chase London Marathon team give their heart and sole to raise huge amount!

On Sunday 22 April, 77 Shooting Star Chase runners raised £124,000 and counting after taking to the streets of the capital on the hottest Virgin Money London Marathon on record.