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Nov 27 2015
Having a Baby animation wins again
Hurricane Media and Together for Short Lives' animation 'We're having a baby' has won the 2015 Media Innovation Award.
Nov 25 2015
Comprehensive Spending Review: response
Together for Short Lives Chief Executive Barbara Gelb responds to the Comprehensive Spending Review
Nov 20 2015
The Sun on Sunday Santa Hospice Appeal
Some UK hospices set to benefit from new appeal.
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!
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.
Feb 08 2013
Text Santa raises over £5.2 million for six UK based charities
Text Santa, ITV's annual charity fundraiser, raised over £5.2 million for six charities last December, including Together for Short Lives, exceeding the 2011 total by £1.1million, it was announced today.
Jan 18 2013
X Factor Tour ticket giveaway for families
Together for Short Lives is giving away three pairs of free tickets to The X Factor Live Tour to children with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition and their parent or carer.
Jan 14 2013
One million sales for James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’
The Official Charts Company confirmed that James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’ has now clocked an incredible 1 million sales. Record Label Syco is donating all proceeds from these sales to children’s charity Together for Short Lives.
Jan 07 2013
James Arthur hits the No 1 slot again
James Arthur’s single ‘Impossible’ hit the number one spot for the third time yesterday! The sales will benefit charity Together for Short Lives to whom Syco are donating all proceeds.