Events

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...
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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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Zombie Evacuation Race

01 January 2015
Zombie Evacuation Race
Prepare yourself for the most challenging course of your life, where only the fittest survive!

You will not only be tackling muddy covered obstacles, you will be dodging the zombies! They are hungry to stop you finishing the race alive - run faster or become one of them! 

The Zombie Evacuation Race is a fun, exciting, adrenaline-pumped, action-packed day out for anyone that that loves to get ‘stuck in’ and has the drive to outrun any zombies that get in their way. 

Find out more about Zombie Evacuation Race

How to get a place Every Children with Cancer UK runner will receive 10% off their entry fee using the discount code CWCUK.

To se...
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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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