Punters dig deep and raise £1500 for children’s charity

A sell-out virtual horse race night at The Globe Inn Tamworth, has raised £1500 for local children’s charity, Simon’s Heroes. The fundraiser, hosted by Simon’s Heroes and compere Nigel Crane, on 10th November, included a fish & chip supper, 6 thrilling races, a Grand Auction and raffle. Charlotte Abbott, Chairman,...

Local charity helps empower children through music

Simon’s Heroes children’s charity has purchased an ensemble of musical instruments for the Rainbow Room, which caters for children with additional needs within the Tamworth area. The Rainbow Room is run by Two Rivers Primary School and located within Anker Valley Primary Academy and plays a pivotal role in fostering...

Simon’s Heroes celebrates 10-year milestone

Simon’s Heroes children’s charity has celebrated its 10-year milestone with a special event for its beneficiaries and their families. The charity, based in Tamworth, was founded in 2013 and strives to enhance the lives of local children in need. It has processed over 90 grants to date, which has included...

Comedy night raises lots of laughs and £1200 for charity

A charity comedy night has raised over £1200 for local children’s charity, Simon’s Heroes. The fun-packed evening was organised by Darren Mortiboy of Mortified Live Comedy in conjunction with Two Gates Sports and Social Club, who host a charity fundraiser every year for local causes. Three top acts performed to...

Local charity brings joy to Elizabeth

Three-year-old Elizabeth Lowe, who has Rett Syndrome, has been gifted a specialist swing and trampoline from Simon’s Heroes children’s charity to enhance her physiotherapy and general well-being. Rett Syndrome is a rare neurodevelopmental disorder which is characterised by typical early growth and development, which is then followed by a slowing...