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In memory of Jim, one of our fantastic hosts!

By |2019-10-23T10:48:24+00:00October 23rd, 2019|News|

Jim Lynskey, 23 was living with a condition called dilated cardiomyopathy which is where the heart’s ability to pump blood is decreased because the heart’s main pumping chamber is enlarged and weakened. Due to chronic heart failure in 2015 Jim was placed on the transplant list for a donor heart. It was here that Jim [...]

Congratulations to our Patron on becoming the World Champion

By |2019-10-18T10:39:55+00:00October 18th, 2019|News|

Congratulations to our Patron, Katarina Johnson-Thompson, who was crowned the World Champion on 3rd October 2019 alongside breaking the British record with 6,981 points which ranks her sixth on the all-time heptathlon lists. Katarina become involved with the Barrie Wells Trust when she was just 15 years old as part of the charity's former athlete [...]

Don’t let your executive box go to waste, Box4Kids video 2019

By |2019-11-08T15:22:06+00:00March 1st, 2019|News|

We have launched our brand new Box4Kids video, endorsed by actor David Morrissey. The video shows how much Box4Kids means to the children and families we support and how box holders can easily get involved with the initiative. Help us to make more special memories for seriously ill and disabled children by sharing this video to help us find more [...]

Panthers welcome the Barrie Wells Trust

By |2019-11-08T15:23:51+00:00February 7th, 2019|News|

'Saturday night was a good one for the Panthers as they beat the Lightning 2-1 at the Motorpoint Arena. More than 6,000 members of the Panthers Nation witnessed the win, with the Panthers dominating play and allowing the Lightning just 17 shots on goal. There was also a surprise special guest tucked away in one [...]

The Barrie Wells Trust features in Hello! magazine

By |2019-04-29T09:48:18+00:00January 22nd, 2019|News|

'The tear-jerking reason Kevin Clifton visited a group of young Strictly fans'     'He may not be taking part in the Strictly Come Dancing Live shows, but dance superstar Kevin Clifton made sure he brought smiles to some very deserving faces when he came to support his fellow dancers on tour. During Saturday night's [...]

We are in the Financial Times!

By |2019-04-29T09:47:43+00:00December 17th, 2018|News|

Our Chairman and founder, Barrie Wells, has been transforming lives since 2008 from sponsoring Olympic medallists to now persuading box holders at major venues to donate their executive boxes for seriously ill children. Read the full article in the Financial Times here