Local charity makes a splash at special school

Simon’s Heroes children’s charity has purchased a number of puddle suits for use by the children who attend Two Rivers Primary School and Rainbow Room. Two Rivers caters for students aged 4-11 years old, who have a range of learning and physical disabilities and associated difficulties such as autism, communication...

Teenage boy with rare genetic disorder receives life changing specialist chair from local charity

13-year-old Aaron Collins from Tamworth, who has Bardet Biedl Syndrome, has been gifted a bespoke, reinforced chair from Simon’s Heroes children’s charity, to allow him to access learning and other opportunities, as well as support his communication and interaction with others. The condition, which required him to undergo a kidney...

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...