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Disney’s Aladdin the Musical

This month, Disney generously awarded KidsOut with complimentary tickets to see ‘Aladdin’, the new West End musical at the Prince Edward Theatre in London. 29 children and 21 adults visited the theatre to see the production earlier this month. The theatre is something a lot of children might take for granted – be it for … Continue reading Disney’s Aladdin the Musical

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World Stories Recording

KidsOut were at the University of Essex last week filming student volunteers’ audio recording stories in multiple languages such as: Arabic, Cantonese, Mandarin, French and Italian for our World Stories project. Keep your eyes peeled for the video which will showcase our wonderful relationship and support from the language and linguistics department and not forgetting the … Continue reading World Stories Recording

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RAF Exclusive Event

The Royal Air Force celebrates its first 100 years of service this year, prompting a series of commemorative celebrations throughout the country.  Over the recent sunny weekend of 21st and 22nd April, a gala celebration event was held at the Guildhall in London.  KidsOut invited children to attend the celebrations, with 257 children attending the … Continue reading RAF Exclusive Event

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2 weeks at KidsOut – my experience

Here at KidsOut HQ, Jack Harrison, star of upcoming band The Verse has been undertaking a 2 week work experience placement at the office, to find out what it’s like to work within the charity sector. Here’s what he had to say about his two weeks here!   On Monday the 16th April I began … Continue reading 2 weeks at KidsOut – my experience

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A Troll-tastic Fun Day!

Earlier this month, KidsOut sent 43 children on a Fun Day to Everyman Theatre in Leeds to see the hit movie ‘Trolls’!  The children all had such a fantastic time, according to the Children and Young People’s Domestic Violence Worker, who told KidsOut: “Thank you very much for offering this opportunity to our clients. We … Continue reading A Troll-tastic Fun Day!

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KidsOut Lift Off to Warwick Arts Centre

“Ready, Steady, Lift Off!” Earlier this month, children and adults from a community group in Erdington that provides support and awareness of Autism travelled to Warwick Arts Centre for the ‘Ready Steady Lift Off’ wacky astronaut arts programme.  The children sang, coloured, danced and played their way through the 7 stages of astronaut training, working … Continue reading KidsOut Lift Off to Warwick Arts Centre

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KidsOut’s Question of Cymru a success!

On Friday 6th April, local businesses gathered at Cardiff City Hall for a twist on the usual black tie fundraising evenings hosted by KidsOut, and put their Wales related knowledge to the test for KidsOut’s Question of Cymru, raising over £20,000! 300 business men and women gathered at the City Hall for an evening filled … Continue reading KidsOut’s Question of Cymru a success!

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Toy Box packing a huge success!

In the last few months KidsOut have been concentrating on our Toy Box service, whereby the charity send a box of brand new toys to every child that is relocated from refuge, and rehomed in a new area, left to start again. From the charity’s perspective, this has involved auditing, sorting and packing thousands of … Continue reading Toy Box packing a huge success!

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Tough Mudder Diaries: Zoe

10-12 miles. 20+ obstables. Mental grit. Determination. Team work. Camaraderie. LOTS of mud! This is what awaits the 7 brave KidsOut team members (+friends and family) that are taking on the Tough Mudder challenge on Saturday 28th April (now just under 3 weeks away). For those who don’t know, Tough Mudder is probably the toughest … Continue reading Tough Mudder Diaries: Zoe

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A fantastic start to 2018 fundraising!

KidsOut once again returned to Elland Road Stadium, home of Leeds United, on 22nd March for our 6th annual black tie fundraising event.  The event was again in the style of popular TV quiz show ‘A Question of Sport’ – this is a format particularly enjoyed by all of our event attendees, and lends itself … Continue reading A fantastic start to 2018 fundraising!

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