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Your help and support allows us to continue to help sick children. Take a look at some of the latest news and events to see what we’ve been up to at Helping Hand, and don’t forget to visit the ‘Ways To Help’ page to find out how you can get involved!

FREE tickets to the amazing Gandeys Greatest Snowman Circus

Posted by on Nov 13, 2018 in Events Column, News Column | Comments Off on FREE tickets to the amazing Gandeys Greatest Snowman Circus

FREE tickets to the amazing Gandeys Greatest Snowman Circus

**Would you & the family like FREE tickets to the amazing Gandeys Greatest Snowman Circus?** We have 4 tickets per show, per day. 2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children. Courtesy of Gandeys Circus & Helping Hand, charity to the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. This one hour show features international circus artistes from Mexico, Ukraine, Switzerland and Europe. Packed full of comedy from Chico Rico, Europe’s super star clown, plus thrilling circus acts. Specially created, costumed and choreographed to be...

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Machu Picchu Adam & Greg

Posted by on Nov 6, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Machu Picchu Adam & Greg

Machu Picchu Adam & Greg

A huge thank you to Adam, Greg and everyone who supported them!! From Adam Montgomery – Back in January, after a long promise I had made myself, I whipped out the credit card, went online, and booked a charity trek to Machu Picchu and said “I want to raise £10k for charity.” Thankfully… less than a week later, Greg booked on to join me! I remember talking and saying… £10k is a lot of money… I have no idea how we are gonna get there!! BUT… I am delighted to confirm that we smashed the £10k target,...

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In Memory of Sammy Haveron

Posted by on Oct 30, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on In Memory of Sammy Haveron

In Memory of Sammy Haveron

Huge thank you to Linn Primary School, Larne, the parents, teachers and wider community who have donated a massive list of toys and games to the #RBHSC in memory of Sammy Haveron.

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Stairway to Heaven Walk

Posted by on Oct 30, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Stairway to Heaven Walk

Stairway to Heaven Walk

We would like to thank Kirsty and her family & friends for organising the ‘Stairway to Heaven Walk’ in memory of Baby George. Kirsty and her family donated £2,420 to the...

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Emma Chester Marathon

Posted by on Oct 30, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Emma Chester Marathon

Emma Chester Marathon

Huge thank you to Emma, Jack & Holly for visiting the #RBHSC today Emma ran the Chester Marathon and raised £1,613.22 for the hospital....

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Ronan and Carolynne McVeigh

Posted by on Oct 23, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Ronan and Carolynne McVeigh

Ronan and Carolynne McVeigh

Ciara McVeigh from St Mary’s Primary School Newcastle accepting a cheque £600 for Angel Wishes & £600 for Helping Hands (Paul Ward) from pupils attending Newcastle Primary School and St Joseph PS Tyrella. Ronan and Carolynne McVeigh would like to thank the children and their families for their generosity to this event. Included are Mr Fusco ( St Mary’s Principal), Mrs McMullan ( St Joseph’s Tyrella ) and Mrs McCann ( Newcastle Primary School Principal ), Ronan and Carolynne McVeigh. Huge thank you to all...

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Tour of the North Coast Sportive

Posted by on Oct 16, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Tour of the North Coast Sportive

Tour of the North Coast Sportive

Huge thank you to Bann Valley Road Club & everyone who supported their Tour of the North Coast sportive. Raising £8457.36, split between ourselves & Lighthouse  #HelpingSickCHildren #RBHSC ...

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TK Maxx, Rushmere Shopping Centre

Posted by on Oct 9, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on TK Maxx, Rushmere Shopping Centre

TK Maxx, Rushmere Shopping Centre

Nurses Kim & Alex receive a cheque for £1000 from Ella, Aoife, Rosha, Amanda & Eamonn  Special mention to TK Maxx, Rushmere Shopping Centre. #RBHSC...

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Friends Prep School

Posted by on Oct 9, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Friends Prep School

Friends Prep School

Thank you to Friends Prep School for their awesome donation  They held various fundraising events throughout the year in aid of the...

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Greg & Adam Macchu Picchu

Posted by on Oct 9, 2018 in News Column | Comments Off on Greg & Adam Macchu Picchu

Greg & Adam Macchu Picchu

Wishing Greg & Adam all the best! They’re currently trekking Macchu Picchu in aid of the #RBHSC So far the lads have raised over £11,000  Huge thank you to everyone who has supported them!...

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