Events

Quiz Party 2014

14 May 2014
A table of happy guests at our 2014 Quiz Party
This year, Bobby Davro hosted our Quiz Party, making sure that the evening was a sure fire success. Our wonderful guests were also crucial to this success and our thanks go to them too.

Fun and Photos
Our annual Quiz Party is not your usual sort of quiz at all. It's an evening of non-stop fun - and even includes singing and dancing too!

This is the 18th year of our Quiz Party.

Take a look at our photos to see just how much fun everyone had. We'll have video of the evening to show you later.

Take a look at our Flickr page to see the photos

So much money raised
We are delighted that over £69,000 was raised to help Children with Cancer UK....
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Back 2 The Trenches

21 June 2014
Women runnig in mud
Back 2 The Trenches is an exhilarating mud run, with a number of different lengths and event types running throughout the year in Redhill, Surrey.

Find out more about Back 2 The Trenches

How to get a place Visit the Back 2 The Trenches website and choose a race to enter Register your details, and be sure to include the discount code - see below. Once you have secured your place call our Sports team on 020 7404 0808 or send the Sports team an email
Discount codes:
The Big Push, 21st June: 20% with code BACKTTTCWC
No Man's Land, 20th September: 15%  with code BACKTTTCWC
The Western Front, 18th October: 15% with code BACKTTTCWC
The...
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Big Fun Runs

19 July 2014
Runners at a Big Fun Run
With runs all over the UK, this 5k fun run is perfect for all the family. Find your nearest race in the list below and sign up. Make sure you select Children with Cancer UK as your chosen charity, and you can use our exclusive BOGOF code CWCUK241 to get all your friends on board! Big Fun Run dates and locations
Newcastle
Sunday 25th October

Derby
Sunday 19th July

Brighton
Saturday 25th July

Southampton
Sunday 26th July

Maidstone
Saturday 8th August

Nottingham
Sunday 9th August

Liverpool
Saturday 15th August

Sheffield 
Sunday 16th August

Leeds 
Saturday 22nd August

Manchester
Sunday 23rd August

Birmingham
Saturday 12th September
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The Children with Cancer Ball 2014

08 November 2014
Children with Cancer Ball
The 2014 Christmas party season started on Saturday 8th November with a spectacular evening of entertainment.

Our CHILDREN with CANCER Ball raised almost £440,000 to help fight childhood cancer.

View photos of the evening

A spectacular evening of entertainment With the help of our wonderfully generous guests, our annual fundraising ball raised almost £440,000 towards our work to help children with cancer.

Thank you to everyone who contributed to this astounding achievement.

Our headline band was pop legend Billy Ocean. with other entertainment provided by Rod Stewart Tribute, Paul Metcalf, Rollacoaster Big Band and Bobby Davro

Take...
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Tough Mudder

01 January 2015
Impression of a Tough Mudder run
Tough Mudder is a series of hardcore 10-12 mile obstacle race - mud run events designed by British Special Forces to challenge the toughest of the tough. 

How to get a place We are currently recruiting a team for the 2015 Tough Mudder Events.

To register your interest in one of our charity places in the 2015 Tough Mudder Events, please complete our online enquiry form or call our Sports team on 020 7404 0808 or send the Sports team an email Supporting you all the way We will keep in touch with you right up until race day, sending out a runners' pack and your Children with Cancer UK running vest.

Online fundraising We’ve teamed up ...
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Climb Kilimanjaro

23 January 2015
Kilimanjaro
Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest mountain in Africa and one of the largest free standing mountains in the world.

Approximately 24 miles wide and 49 miles long, it dominates the savannah of East Africa.

It consists of three peaks: Shira, Mawenzi, and Kibo (the highest point of which is Uhuru). You will be climbing Mount Kibo peak in this challenge.

Many more dates available - visit Discover Adventure

Itinerary Day 1 & 2: London – Nairobi
Day 3: Trek Marangu Gate – Mandara Huts
Day 4: Mandara Hut – Horombo Hut
Day 5: Acclimatisation Trek
Day 6: Horombo Hut – Kibo Hut
Day 7: Acclimatisation Trek
Day 8: The Summit
Day 9: Horombo Hut – Mara...
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Top Model 2015

13 March 2015
Top Model 2015 finalists
A search for new model talent.
We were delighted to be chosen for the sixth year as the partnered charity for Top Model UK

The finals weekend took place on Friday 13th and Saturday 14th March 2015 at the Hilton Metropole in central London.  Standard, VIP and Platinum VIP tickets were available for all shows.

Internationally published London Fashion Week designers Omar Mansoor and Lenie Boya were two of the designers showing on the runway at the Grand Finals 2015.

Outstanding fundraising from Top Model UK Top Model UK raised over £22,000 for Children with Cancer UK in 2015.

And they have raised a staggering £73,000 for us over the last...
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RAG abseil down the Spinnaker Tower

26 April 2015
abseiling down Spinnaker Tower
We will be holding our RAG abseil event at Spinnaker Tower on Sunday 26th April 2015.

We will be in partnership with Southampton RAG and Portsmouth RAG.

The Spinnaker tower is Portsmouth’s tallest landmark. Our brave group of abseilers will be descending from a terrifying 94m.

Soaring 170 metres above Portsmouth Harbour and the Solent, the Spinnaker Tower is taller than the London Eye, Blackpool Tower and Big Ben!

Fundraising and registration
Registration fee: £25.00
Minimum Sponsorship: £175.00

Participants will be fully supported to reach their fundraising targets and we will be there on the day to cheer you on!

Please get in touc...
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Fashion show, dinner & cabaret

14 May 2015
The Bull Hotel
A successful evening of fabulous fashion, shopping, live music and delicious food - and all in aid of children with cancer!

This was the second year of this special fundraising event in aid of Children with Cancer UK.

Over 100 guests enjoyed a super evening of entertainment Following their welcome drinks our guests shopped enthusiastically at our fabulous luxury stalls, including:

Stella & Dot Jewellery Fino Olive Oil The Secret Garden (florists) Arbonne Skincare Tina Sparkle Cashmere
Our lovely stall holders also donated to the raffle and donated 10 per cent of their sales for the evening to Children with Cancer UK.

A deli...
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Spartan Races

16 May 2015
Spartan races
Designed by extreme athletes and Royal Marines, these courses aren’t designed for the faint-hearted… 

The Spartan Races are THE thing to experience if you love a challenge - with muddy obstacles lining the course, your adrenaline will be at an all-time high. 

Spartan Races are the global leaders in obstacle racing, they are tough and will thoroughly test your strength, stamina and mental determination… but they are also an exhilarating and fun day out. 

Find out more about Spartan Races

How to get a place We are currently recruiting a team for the 2015 Spartan Races.

To register your interest in the 2015 Spartan Races, please complet...
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