Events

Bupa Mini Great Run Series

01 January 2014
Bupa mini run start
Bupa Mini Great Run Series Suitable for Children aged 3 - 8. These races are all about the taking part :) Runs around the UK - follow the links below to secure your place!

Once you have a place confirmed by the race organiser, please email the Running Team. We will then send out a runners pack and tshirt!

Bupa Junior Great North Run
Location: Newcastle 
Date: September
Distance: 1.5km

Bupa Junior Great South Run
Location: Portsmouth
Date: October
Distance: 1.5km

Bupa Junior Great Birmingham Run
Location: Birmingham
Date: October
Distance: 1.5km

Bupa Junior Great Edinburgh Run
Location: July
Date: October
Distance: 1.5km

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Bupa Junior Great Run Series

01 January 2014
Josh and Max Moody at a Childrens run
Bupa Junior Great Run Series Suitable for children aged 9 - 15. Designed for all abilities with no pressure of world record finishing times. Runs around the UK - follow the links below to secure your place! Then email the Running Team so we can send out a runners pack and tshirt 

Bupa Junior Great North Run
Location: Newcastle 
Date: September
Distance: 4km

Bupa Junior Great South Run
Location: Portsmouth
Date: October
Distance: 2.5km

Bupa Junior Great Birmingham Run
Location: Birmingham
Date: October
Distance: 2.5km

Bupa Junior Great Edinburgh Run
Location: July
Date: October
Distance: 2.5km

Bupa Junior Great Yorkshire Run
Location: Yo...
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Other children's runs

04 January 2014
Children with Cancer UK running vest
Take a look at other children's runs happening in Swansea Bay.

Once you have a place confirmed by the race organiser, please email the Running Team. We're looking forward to hearing from you!

Let us know you're running
Admiral Swansea Bay Junior Runs Great day out for the whole family! Taking place in Swansea, Wales during September. Follow the links below to secure your place!

1km Run 
suitable for children under 11 years old

3km Run 
suitable for children aged 9 - 14 years old.
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Back 2 The Trenches

23 March 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 CWCUK to receive a 15% discount on your place! Once you have secured your place contact the running team on 0207 404 0808 or send us an email
Supporting you all the way We will keep in touch with you right up until race day, sending out a runners' pack full of helpful training and fundraising ad...
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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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The Spring into Summer Party

08 June 2014
Summer party at Villa Tiberio in Marbella
Our dear friend and supporter, Caroline Randerson, once more hosted her hugely successful fundraising party in Marbella, Spain.

The Spring into Summer Party
This was the seventh year Caroline hosted her wonderful Spring into Summer Party at the stunning Villa Tiberio in Marbella.

To date, Caroline has raised over £565,000 for Children with Cancer UK. An amazing achievement and we are very grateful for her continued support.

Gala dinner
Villa Tiberio is a magnificent restaurant and the perfect party venue. The evening began at 7.30pm, with reception drinks followed by al fresco dining, three course dinner, dancing with special guests and a...
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Opera at Syon 2014

11 June 2014
Great Conservatory in Syon Park
Two wonderful evenings of opera - each with a champagne reception and a delicious picnic - in the beautiful setting of the Great Conservatory in Syon Park.

Once again, Diva Opera provided two stunning evenings of entertainment, with productions of Mozart’s Don Giovanni, and Offenbach’s Les Contes d’Hoffmann.

So much money raised
This event raised over £100,000 this year - an outstanding achievement. A large part of this is thanks to generous sponsorship and to a wonderful selection of auction items.

View the auction items here. 

Picnics were served during an extended interval, all within the beautiful Great Conservatory in Syon Park - th...
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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 12th July

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

Co...
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The Children with Cancer Ball 2014

08 November 2014
So much fun at our 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

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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 send 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 with Virgin Money Giving to provide a secure online serv...
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