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Date: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 15:30
PINK sparkles and cartoon characters adorn the face of a brave five-year-old girl with a superhero “Super Eye”. Jess Charnock has had five operations – one for every year she’s been alive – to help improve sight in her left eye, but also wears an eye patch on her good eye to make the weaker eye work harder. Jess has been wearing the patch since she was just eight weeks old, but when she started More...
Date: Friday, March 8, 2019 - 20:00
A £4MILLION appeal to fund a vital piece of equipment for children facing life-threatening conditions will be given a six-figure boost next week….and it’s odds-on to be substantially more. Betfred boss Fred Done will donate all profits from over-the-counter bets made on Tuesday, 12th March in his 1,630 betting shops to the iMRI Appeal. The date is the first day of the world-famous Cheltenham More...
Date: Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:30
A WIDOWER who watched his wife battle pneumonia and sepsis for months before sadly passing away in hospital is taking on the Virgin Money London Marathon. Andy Smith made a daily 110-mile round trip from Bingley to Wythenshawe in Greater Manchester for three months to visit his wife Sharon in hospital, before she deteriorated and died in June. He has now decided to take on the 26.2mile Virgin More...
Date: Friday, February 15, 2019 - 16:30
TV CHEF Gino D’Acampo was moved and inspired when he met young patients in the Starlight Ward. The star has been an avid supporter of Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital Charity since meeting patients caught up in the Manchester Arena attack in 2017. He chose to make them his nominated charity when My Pizza & Prosecco Bar in Manchester’s Arndale launched in November that year. After a More...
Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 16:15
Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital patient, Ella Chadwick, has won Child of Courage at this year’s Pride of Britain Awards for her amazing fundraising efforts for the hospital. Ella was joined on stage by host of the show, Carol Vorderman, and X Factor stars Simon Cowell, Robbie and Ayda Williams, Louis Tomlinson and Dermot O' Leary when she was presented with her award. Aged 11, Ella was born More...

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