Super siblings Alex and Maisie are getting ready to run, crawl and climb in memory of their baby cousin Jack

Six-year-old Alex and his younger sister Maisie, who’s three (soon to be four!) are taking on the Spartan Kids race in memory of their baby cousin Jack who died in May, aged just 26 days old.

Family Fun Day

We welcomed over 250 family members to Christopher’s for our Family Fun Day on Sunday 1 September. The annual event, held at our Guildford hospice is a chance for families to come together and enjoy a wealth of fun and entertainment with various stalls, special visitors and a delicious BBQ all in a safe and comfortable environment.

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.

The brightest event of the year – the Sunrise Walk returns!

The brightest event of the year returns! Now in its seventh year, the Sunrise Walk is your moment to shine. This June gather your friends and family together to help raise money to support babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions, and their families.

Dame Joan Collins hosts a festive afternoon to remember at The Dorchester

International superstar and our wonderful Patron Dame Joan Collins brought some Christmas cheer to families supported by Shooting Star Chase by treating them to a Christmas Afternoon Tea at The Dorchester. 

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. 

Laughs aplenty as the Shooting Star Chase comedy night returns!

As summer slowly comes to a close and the night’s draw in – fear not as we have the perfect ‘pick me up’ to pop in your diary this autumn! Get set for an evening of excellent live stand-up comedy, as the Shooting Star Chase comedy night makes a welcome return.

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.

One Good Thing charity auction

High profile designers and celebrities came out in force for The One Good Thing Fashion Evening. Among the well-known names who have pledged their support by donating an array of wonderful pieces for auction are Keira Knightley, Jimmy Choo, Erdem, Burberry, Alexa Chung, Jasper Conran, Bora Aksu and The Duchess of Cambridge’s favoured designer, Suzannah….