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'Celebrity news' news stories:
Jun 02 2016
Midsummer Ball raises over £290,000
Our star studded Midsummer Ball at Banqueting House raised a staggering £290,000 in support of our work with seriously ill children and their families.
May 23 2016
Help put families first this Children’s Hospice Week
Together for Short Lives is calling on the public to support Children’s Hospice Week to shine a light on children with life-shortening conditions and the services they need. HRH Duchess of Cambridge offers a message of support for the campaign.
Oct 01 2015
VIP treatment for families at One Direction Concert
Families enjoyed the ultimate 1D experience at London's O2 Arena last night.
Jun 04 2015
Midsummer Ball raises £400,000 for Together for Short Lives
Midsummer Ball hosted by Simon Cowell raises £400,000 for UK children’s charity Together for Short Lives and unveils new year-long Rolls-Royce Motor Cars charity partnership
Jun 03 2015
Simon Cowell hosts Midsummer Ball for Together for Short Lives
Patron Simon Cowell hosts Midsummer Ball and a night of star studded entertainment to raise funds for Together for Short Lives, the UK charity for seriously ill children.
May 14 2015
Celebrities help make moments count for Children’s Hospice Week 2015
A whole host of celebrities are helping make every moment count for this year’s Children’s Hospice Week (11-17 May). The campaign is led by national charity Together for Short Lives and is the only awareness and fundraising week for children with life-limiting conditions and the services, like children's hospices, that provide a vital lifeline to families. Together for Short Lives Patrons Simon Cowell and Holly Willoughby both shared a memorable moment as part of the campaign.
Nov 03 2014
Phillips live 24 hour TV marathon for Text Santa
TV presenter Phillip Schofield will be taking part in an exciting TV marathon on Monday 1 December, kick starting ITV’s annual fundraising charity extravaganza Text Santa!
May 23 2014
Simon Cowell supports Children’s Hospice Week
Simon Cowell, Patron of Together for Short Lives, visited Haven House Children’s Hospice this week (20 May) ahead of Children’s Hospice Week this coming June. After a tour of the hospice, Simon spent time with children and families, who rely on the hospice for much needed care and support.
May 07 2014
Children’s Hospice Week, 13 – 20 June 2014
Join us for this year’s Children’s Hospice Week (13 – 20 June), the UK's only awareness raising and fundraising week for children with life-limiting conditions and the services, like children's hospices, that support them.
Dec 01 2013
X Factor winner’s single in aid of Together for Short Lives
The X Factor winner’s single will be in aid of Together for Short Lives and Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity.