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Have yourselves a Merry Little Christmas...

Posted by Date: December 16th 2015 Category: Our Work

Have yourselves a Merry Little Christmas...

‘Chestnuts roasting by the open fire’ still evokes an idyll of Christmas in our minds – despite the fact that most of us have never actually experienced hot roasted chestnuts, but the image none the less assures us that we’d love them if we ever did.

Christmas and idylls of childhood sort of go hand in hand – and that’s why...

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The £1.5 Million Christmas Present for London's Children

Posted by Date: December 4th 2015 Category: Our Work

The £1.5 Million Christmas Present for London's Children

Over £1M has been donated to The Childhood Trust Christmas Give already in the first 5 hours of a ten day campaign.

This is the third time we have been a Champion Funder on our partner charity's site www.thebiggive.org.uk and we have been pinning our hopes on it being a bumper year - and it looks like it's going to be!

We have carefully...

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The twelve days of Christmas is just ten days this year....

Posted by Date: December 2nd 2015 Category: Newsletter

The twelve days of Christmas is just ten days this year....

We're all familiar with 'the twelve days of Christmas' with its partridges in pear trees, five gold rings and never ending verses of lords-a-leaping etc.,

Well this year, we are messing around with the idea a little, for good reason. Christmas is about celebrating, about giving and about children - so our gift to London's poorest children this year is the...

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