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Ollie’s Story

By |2019-05-16T09:28:46+01:00March 28th, 2019|Box4Kids Stories|

Oliver was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL) when he was just eight years old. Ollie was super fit and massively into his sport, especially football with his favourite team being Norwich City. Here at the Barrie Wells Trust we were delighted when we received Ollie’s nomination form as we knew we had the perfect [...]

Phoebe’s Story

By |2019-06-12T14:39:43+01:00March 1st, 2019|Box4Kids Stories|

In October 2011, Phoebe suffered acute liver failure two weeks before her second birthday. Last weekend we invited Phoebe, now aged 9, her mum Lesley-Anne and best friend Sophie to Carlisle Racecourse for a fun-filled day out at the Afternoon Jumps, courtesy of our fantastic charity partner, The Jockey Club. Our deserving guests were able [...]

Strictly Come Dancing stars meet the Barrie Wells Trust

By |2019-06-12T14:45:48+01:00February 1st, 2019|Box4Kids Stories|

A night to remember What a fantastic night to remember at the FlyDSA Arena Sheffield on Thursday 31st January. We arranged an extra special Box4Kids experience for our deserving guests which included a meet and greet with all the stars before the show! Sydney, Isabella, Jenna, Ellie and Lucy were given exclusive access to the [...]

Ayden’s Box4Kids VIP experience

By |2019-06-12T14:44:35+01:00January 25th, 2019|Box4Kids Stories|

Ayden, aged 10 was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) in July 2016 when he was just 8 years old.  On Saturday 12th January we were able to treat Ayden and his family to a VIP day out watching Coventry City F.C take on AFC Wimbledon as part of a new box donation from Coventry City [...]

A Rak-Su Surprise

By |2019-04-29T10:27:38+01:00November 26th, 2018|Box4Kids Stories|

  Our VIP guests were treated to an extra special Box4Kids event this month at Liverpool Echo Arena. Three very special guests; Ella, Kieran and Seren, who have all been diagnosed with serious illnesses including; cerebral palsy, congenital nephrotic syndrome and Wilms tumour, were treated to an evening in a VIP box watching Radio City Live. [...]

Cirque Du Soleil

By |2019-04-29T10:23:46+01:00November 9th, 2018|Box4Kids Stories|

Aiden, Elliot, Nieve, Owain and Renai are all receiving treatment at local hospitals for serious illnesses and were given the opportunity by the Box4Kids initiative run by the Barrie Wells Trust to have an evening in a VIP Box at the Birmingham Arena to watch ‘OVO’ Cirque Du Soleil last month. Our guests were treated [...]