Tag: The Children’s Centre

Lighthouse abseilers drop in to help charity

Lighthouse abseilers drop in to help charity

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first ever abseil from the top of Douglas Head Lighthouse took place on Saturday (April 12) to raise funds for The Children’s Centre. Twenty-two took part, including MHKs Laurence Skelly and Kate Beecroft, with the fundraising total for the event expected to be around £5,000 when all the sponsorship money is collected. Participants made […]

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Learn a new skill at charity’s Crafternoon Tea workshops this Sunday

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you want to learn a new skill – and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea – then The Children’s Centre has just the thing for you this weekend. A ‘Crafternoon Tea’ event is being held at the charity’s Community Farm on Sunday April 13 offering a chance to get some expert tips in bread making […]

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Statement from The Children’s Centre re Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Due to the forecast for high winds and heavy rain tomorrow (Saturday April 5) the Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil, which was due to take place from 10am, has been postponed for safety reasons. The event, organised by The Children’s Centre to raise funds for its charitable projects, will now take place on Saturday April 12 […]

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Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil this Saturday

Douglas Head Lighthouse abseil this Saturday

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The first ever abseil from the top of Douglas Head Lighthouse is being held on April 5 – it is organised by The Children’s Centre to raise funds for its charitable projects. It will be the first time ever that abseiling has been allowed from the top of the lighthouse and promises to be a […]

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Learn a new skill at charity’s Crafternoon Tea workshops

Learn a new skill at charity’s Crafternoon Tea workshops

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you want to learn a new skill – and enjoy a delicious afternoon tea – then The Children’s Centre has just the thing for you. A ‘Crafternoon Tea’ event is being held at the charity’s Community Farm on Sunday April 13 offering a chance to get some expert tips in bread making and felt […]

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Barclays Wealth and Investment Management gala event raises more than £3,000 for charity

Barclays Wealth and Investment Management gala event raises more than £3,000 for charity

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

A celebration of the partnership between Barclays Wealth and Investment Management and The Children’s Centre raised more than £3,000 for the Isle of Man charity. The gala dinner, at the Villa Marina in Douglas, was an opportunity to reflect on what was achieved in 2013, when The Children’s Centre was one of the charities of […]

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Jump to it! Charity’s tandem skydive places going fast

Jump to it! Charity’s tandem skydive places going fast

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Places on an 11,000 feet tandem skydive event taking place at Jurby in June are going fast. The Children’s Centre has a limited number of places left for what will be rare opportunity to skydive on the Island. Tandem skydiving gives novices to parachuting the opportunity to experience one of the best adrenaline fuelled extreme […]

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Tower Insurance sponsor children’s charity calendar

Tower Insurance sponsor children’s charity calendar

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tower Insurance has sponsored The Children’s Centre’s calendar for the eighth successive year. This year’s theme was for the charity to ask its supporters to provide recipe ideas to suit a range of tastes, and which are also suitable for young children. The Children’s Centre’s Nursery Chef Sammie Gatt co-ordinated the process of going through […]

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Sign up for Lake District run and help children’s charity

Sign up for Lake District run and help children’s charity

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Children’s Centre is appealing for fundraisers to take part in one of the UK’s most picturesque running events in July. The Lakeland Trails Marathon and Half Marathon has been described by Runners’ World magazine as ‘the most scenic trail Marathon in Britain’. It takes place on July 6 with a spectacular route in the […]

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Barclays Wealth and Investment Management senior figure to address charity dinner

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The head of the Private Clients, Intermediaries and International business at Barclays Wealth and Investment Management will visit the Isle of Man to address a gala dinner which will raise money for a local charity. Shaun Phillips, who is responsible for the UK and offshore jurisdictions including the Isle of Man, will speak about organisational […]

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