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Christmas Fayre time!

Get ready for a wonderful festive evening at Barnstaple Town Council's Christmas Fayre. This annual event takes place in Barnstaple Pannier Market on Thursday 2 December 2021 from 6.30-8.30pm. There will be food, drink, music, festive shopping opportunities from lovely local makers and of course Santa will be there too! If you're in town for [...]

By |2021-10-22T11:01:51+00:00October 22nd, 2021|News|0 Comments

Join the Really Big Quiz!

Fancy pitting your wits against some fellow quiz-heads? Join the Simpkins Edwards Really Big Quiz on Wednesday 17 November at 7.15pm at the Barnstaple Hotel. All proceeds from the event will go to Care for Kids North Devon, as the Mayor of Barnstaple’s chosen charity this year. Doors open at 6.45pm for a delicious buffet, [...]

By |2021-10-20T10:23:38+00:00October 20th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Our Great North Runners did great!

Congratulations to our lovely team of Great North Runners, who took part in the world's largest half marathon on 12 September 2021. Jodie Wilson, Sarah Pile, Kim Kendall, Marie Dunphy and Becky Brennan ran the Great North Run in Newcastle and raised a fantastic £2,455.87 between them, which is an amazing amount! If you [...]

By |2021-09-17T09:29:18+00:00September 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join us for Halloween fun at our Spooky Run 2021 CANCELLED!

SORRY EVENT CANCELLED Get ready for our next spook-tacular running event; enter if you dare! Join us this Halloween for a fun 5K run around Rock Park in Barnstaple. There will be a prize for the fastest male, fastest female and fastest junior. Wear fancy dress and you'll also have the chance to win [...]

By |2021-10-11T13:12:31+00:00September 15th, 2021|News, Our events|0 Comments

Annual General Meeting 2021

We held our annual general meeting online again this year. In the meeting on 20 October 2021, we discussed what we’ve achieved over the last year, how much we have raised and what our principle aims are next year. If you missed the meeting and would like to find out more, you can download [...]

By |2021-10-22T11:23:44+00:00September 8th, 2021|News, Our events|0 Comments

Fundraise while you shop with easyfundraising

Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising free donations for Care for Kids North Devon with easyfundraising? There are over 4,000 shops and sites on board ready to make a donation – including eBay, Argos, John Lewis, ASOS, [...]

By |2021-08-05T12:11:18+00:00August 5th, 2021|News|0 Comments

More funding from Barratts

Great news! Barratt and David Wilson Homes have presented us with a further donation of £3,000! Last year the housebuilders awarded us £1,000 and this further funding will be a massive help to our charity. Two other charities have also benefitted from extra funding. Homestart Exeter, East & Mid Devon and Plymouth Drake Foundation. [...]

By |2021-07-21T09:35:24+00:00July 21st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Virtual 10K is a super (hero) success

The Care for Kids virtual 10k race took place on Sunday (4 July), with 138 runners taking to the streets of North Devon. Even Batman took time out of his busy schedule to support our charity! The virtual event replaced our annual Barnstaple 10km race, which normally attracts about 400 runners. With Coronavirus putting [...]

By |2021-07-08T11:42:52+00:00July 8th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Perrigo Charitable Foundation has donated £20,000 to our charity!

Today we are pleased to announce that we've been chosen as the Perrigo Braunton site’s charity of the year for 2021. The Perrigo Company Charitable Foundation has donated £20,000 to enable us complete another project at NDDH children’s ward. We will be using the funds primarily to refurbish cubicle 3 at the Caroline Thorpe [...]

By |2021-07-01T11:24:56+00:00July 1st, 2021|News|0 Comments
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