Halifax Resident Wins £7,500 for YCT

Halifax Resident Wins £7,500 for YCT

A Halifax hero won £5,000 for themselves and £15,000 towards their chosen charity at the Sky Bet Ebor Handicap race in York. Ahead of the 2021 Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival, York Racecourse and Welcome to Yorkshire gave people in the region the chance to nominate...
Donation in loving memory of Joan Webber

Donation in loving memory of Joan Webber

We would like to pass on our condolences to the family and friends of Joan Webber who passed away 91 years young. A collection was made in her memory and £180.00 donated to Yorkshire Children’s Trust. 100% of this donation will be used to support local children...
Covid: Children’s Mental Health

Covid: Children’s Mental Health

The mental health of children and young people has not improved since last year’s lockdown, a survey by NHS Digital suggests. It found one in six children in England had a probable mental disorder in 2021 – similar to 2020, and up from one in nine in 2017....
Christmas Appeal 2021 – Please help!

Christmas Appeal 2021 – Please help!

Christmas Appeal 2021 – Please help! Its the 1st October! and that means its time to launch our Christmas Present appeal for Yorkshire Children’s Trust. Every year, our team visit local hospitals with sacks and sacks of presents for children on the local...
Charity Jigsaw Festival Update

Charity Jigsaw Festival Update

Due to the pandemic, the Annual Jigsaw Festival at St. Martins in Brighouse that is normally held over August bank holiday weekend became an online event. Over the last several months, over 1500 jigsaws and puzzles have been sold, raising over £16,000 for local...
David donates coins and stamps

David donates coins and stamps

David donates coins and stamps We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to David W. who has surprised us with a big package in the post this morning. David had read on our website that we collect postage stamps and old and foreign currency and we are able to...