Lily and Harry's Christmas Gift for Sick Kids

Five-year-old Harry Talbot, from Newcastle-Under-Lyme, and his kind-hearted sister, have launched their own Christmas Appeal, raising over £3,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital, where Harry is a patient, having received more than three life-saving operations to date, including one to mend his brain and skull. Read more

Lisburn Mum recalls heartbreaking experience of newborn daughter's Christmas in hospital

Hundreds of children will have to spend this Christmas in hospital. It’s a situation no parent ever expects to find themselves in, and for Jade Mercer and her family, from Lisburn, her joy of welcoming newborn daughter Lacie soon turned to anguish as Lacie was whisked away and flown to Birmingham Children’s Hospital for emergency treatment. Read more

Sisters do their bit in a festive knit

Two sisters from Shrewsbury have been named as charity champions after rallying their schoolmates to do their bit in a festive knit and raising more than £520 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. Read more

LSH Auto announces new charity partnership with Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity

LSH Auto has announced Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity will be its official 2021 charity partner in the Midlands. To kickstart the 12 month partnership, LSH Auto will be supporting the charity’s new youth mental health fundraising campaign, Fight For All The Feels, which launched in October. Read more

Hillfield FC Reach £1k goal for sick kids

An eager kids’ football team from Solihull has scored a fantastic result for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity after working together to cover 935 miles and raising over £1,000 for sick children. Read more

HS2 Contractors give a hoot for sick kids

A leading engineering and construction company has been named as this week’s Charity Champion after raising £10,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity and donating a magnificent wood carved owl for the hospital’s school. Read more

Life-sized lego Noddy Holder to bring festive cheer to Birmingham Christmas shoppers in aid of city’s sick kids

With the doors of Selfridges Birmingham reopening today (2 December), shoppers will be greeted with more than just a stunning Christmas display – a life-sized LEGO recreation of Slade frontman Noddy Holder, one of the Midlands’ most famous musicians. Read more

Nursery afternoon tea raises £300 for sick kids

Kind staff and families from a Brierley Hill-based day nursery have put the icing on the cake for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity, after holding an afternoon tea for their tots and colleagues and raising £300 in memory of the much-loved sibling of a pupil. Read more

Sikh Temple rallies community to make £25,000 donation for sick kids

Kind-hearted worshippers from the Sri Dasmesh Sikh Temple in Birmingham have been named as charity champions after raising over £25,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity to help fund new life-saving equipment. Read more

Dame Julie Walters voices Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity’s first-ever TV advert

Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity is launching its first-ever television advert to help to raise vital funds for sick kids and their families. The appeal will help to make up the fundraising shortfall which has been caused by the outbreak of COVID-19. Read more

Dad takes on toughest cycling challenge ever-est for sick kids

A fitness-mad dad has been named as this week’s charity champion after cycling the height of Mount Everest and raising over £2,000 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity, following his son’s brain-surgery as a baby. Read more

Parents raise money for sick kids after shock triple diagnosis

A grateful couple from Redditch have raised over £1,160 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity after walking 30 miles and simulating the route of the traumatic ambulance journey that changed their family’s lives forever. Read more