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Charity Race Night – Steeton Cricket, Friday 30th June, 7pm

June 15, 2017

Come join us at Steeton Cricket Club on Friday 30th June at 7pm for a fun filled Charity Race Night! There will be a yummy, summer BBQ on sale and plenty of drinks flowing from the bar. There will also be a raffle, the main prize being a Kindle Fire! It is free entry and Totes are from £1.00 with…

The Annual Charity Ball 2017

June 14, 2017

A HUGE thank you to those who attended the Ball on Friday at The Coniston Hotel Country Estate and Spa, we hope you enjoyed the evening, it was a great success!  Also a HUGE thank you to everyone that has donated, contributed and also supported us over the last few months!  Your contributions towards the event, including the raffle and auction…

Kids day

The Black Horse Fundraising Event!

June 13, 2017

A big thank you to the Blackhorse Skipton and Lou Whiteside for organising the kids party event on Saturday, supported by so many local businesses providing kids entertainment, it was wonderful to see so many local children and families attend and have a great time! As the beneficiaries we received a total of £365.00 on the day, contributing to the…

Raffle Tickets

Raffle Tickets for sale!

May 25, 2017

*************** RAFFLE TICKETS FOR SALE************ Winners announced 10th June! £5 per raffle ticket. Prizes include; – an overnight stay at The Coniston Hotel including dinner, breakfast and use of the Spa – a trip to Budapest for two including €100 each spending money – £50 SAKS hair salon voucher – £100 pamper package to use at The Sugar Club, Skipton…

Man U Shirt

Manchester United Signed Shirt!

May 22, 2017

Today we have received a donated Manchester United football shirt signed by 12 of the players, including, Phil Jones, Anthony Martial, Sergio Romero, Juan Mata, Michael Carrick and Matteo Darmain! The shirt will be used on the 9th June at our Annual fundraising Ball in the live auction where it will go to the highest bidder. Big thank you to…

Science behind holidays

The Science behind how holidays make your child happier and smarter!

May 19, 2017

Dr Margot Sunderland, a child psychotherapist, is the Director of Education and Training at The Centre for Child Mental Health.  Dr. Margot Sunderland’s article in the Telegraph on ‘ the science behind how holidays make your child happier and smarter’ reinforces the objectives of The Principle Trust Children’s Charity- to contribute to positive childhood development both physically and mentally and…

Meet the new team!

May 18, 2017

Here at the Trust we have a bright new team focused on our goal, to provide respite holidays for disadvantaged children and their families. Take a look at our latest blog to read a little more about them and why they love their new roles so much! Hayley, Development Manager Hayley has an extensive background in charity work and fundraising.…

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Pop Quiz!

May 18, 2017

What a great turn out it was last night at our ‘Pop Quiz’, big thank you to everyone that came and supported us for a fun evening! We raised a circa of a £330 which is fantastic!! Thank you to Venue Sports & Music Bar for hosting and supporting us, the pizzas were yummy!

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Children’s Gala Day!

May 18, 2017

In conjunction with The Black Horse in Skipton on Skipton Gala Day on Saturday 10th June, we will be providing an afternoon full of entertainment for children and their families 1-4pm. Entertainment includes: Face Painting Bouncing Castke Soft play Magic tricks Balloon modelling Arts and crafts Special guest appearances from some of your children’s favourite princesses and comic heroes Party…

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The Principle Trust Children’s Charity Annual Ball 2017

May 1, 2017

We will be hosting our next annual fundraising event in June. The line up for the night includes a live band, The Rolling Keys, Comedian, Mike Lancaster, a live auction and showcasing of a Ferrari California, courtesy of JCT600. Funds raised will go towards our new ‘Log Cabin Appeal’. Over the next 2 years, we have a fundraising target of…