The experience of Christmas in Lapland for children with life limiting illnesses

Founded in 1987 with 30 years of funding

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Parkgate Carnival 2017

Parkgate Carnival Celebration Like No Other Raises £9,400 A riot of colour, music, carnival rides, art and craftwork, enthralling performances, lip-smacking food and glorious sunshine made for the perfect Sunday for Northern Lights Children’s Charity as it hosted its 30th Anniversary celebration Carnival. This carnival didn’t need elaborate floats or[…]

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30th Anniversary Message from our Patron

Our Patron – Dr Hilary Jones As a Patron and passionate supporter of Northern Lights I’m thrilled to be part of the celebration of its last 30 years. From the very first time I was privileged enough to fly out to Santa’s Lapland with a group of the most wonderfully[…]

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Northern Lights Go South Abseil 2017

Northern Lights Go South Abseil After the outstanding success of our abseil in 2015, we have managed to secure another chance to bring this fundraising opportunity to you. Abseiling 100 feet down Leasowe Lighthouse will provide you with unbelievable views across the river. It’s an experience that you will never forget…and all[…]

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30th Anniversary

30th Anniversary In 2017 we celebrated our 30th Anniversary. Northern Lights started the celebrations early on 1st December 2016 when we launched the Lapland Challenge. We are also planning lots of events throughout the year, as a result we hope to have 30 different events. So we need your help with organising and supporting the events. If you[…]

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Lapland 2016

Lapland 2016 The Northern Lights Children’s Charities annual trip to Lapland for children with life limiting illnesses took off to Kittila in Northern Finland, north of the Arctic circle, early Friday morning 16th December. Alder Hey Children’s Hospital in Liverpool and Arrowe Park Hospital on the Wirral nominated the 20 very[…]

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30th Anniversary Lapland Challenge

The Lapland Challenge The Committee of Northern Lights have challenged themselves to the Lapland Challenge. The challenge is to walk/run/swim/cycle the distance to Lapland between 1st December 2016 and 30th November 2017. How many times can we travel 2235 miles from Neston to Lapland? Ideally we will travel this distance 20 times, the[…]

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The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Buckingham Palace  announced  on  Tuesday  2  June  2015  that  Northern  Lights  were  to become recipients of The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Services (QAVS) for 2015. The Queen’s Award The Queen’s  Award for  Voluntary  Service  is  the  highest  award  given  to  local  volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work[…]

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Elephant Coffee Santa Dash 2016

After the success of last 2 years of the Neston to Parkgate Elephant Coffee Santa Dash we are running the event again!! So join us on Sunday 11th December 2016, starting at Elephant Coffee in Neston down the Wirral Way and The Parade to Elephant Coffee Parkgate.   Join Us… We[…]

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A Message From Our Patron

Dr Hilary Jones I am delighted to write in support of the 25th anniversary of the Northern Lights charity coming up on the 22nd April and I can only hope that the charity exists for many many more years to come as its work is so brilliant and inspiring.  On[…]

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