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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 have meant that we have succeeded in raising a circa of £15.5k!!  Thank you again…

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 total so far of £750.00 that The black Horse have raised for us!! The Black…

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 – Return flights to any destination in Europe for two with Jet2 – Rendezvous Hotel…

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 Manchester United Football Club!

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 to provide quality time for children to spend with their families or carers – making…