Events

Tour de Charlie! Saturday, May 13, 2017

Charlie’s Heroes take to the saddle again to mount an epic cycle ride from Paris to Hemel Hempstead on 11th – 14th June 2015. Our trustees, Jason, Kyle and David plus 15 heroic friends of Charlie’s Gift will be undertaking this amazing challenge by riding 260 miles in just four days, to raise funds for our charity. In a novel twist from the many London to Paris bike rides out there, Charlie’s Heroes will be doing the ride in reverse (The route, not the cycling!) and going the ‘extra mile’ to complete their journey in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire! The planned...

Read article


A quiztastic night! Monday, January 30, 2017

The sound of laughter filled the hall at the 3rd annual Charlies Gift all age quiz night. From sports to great inventions, music and sounds to movies and TV shows, the evening had it all.  There were some imaginative creations in the playdough round, with President Donald Trump allegedly looking better in playdough than in real life. Chocolate bar tasting was a round for the kids, but the adults had as much fun as the children, with a trip down memory lane for most of them. We would like to...

Read article


Feeling quizzical? Monday, January 23, 2017

Saturday 21st November 2015 saw the return of the Charlie’s Gift family quiz night, with mixed teams of adults and kids being treated to an evening of trivia, fun and challenges! Unmissable this year was the Charlie’s Gift craft challenge round. This year’s crafty task gave everyone a chance to ‘shine’, with the goal of creating in just half an hour a sculpture using only 1 roll of kitchen foil! The Charlie’s Gift judging panel were impressed by some amazing creations being 'rustled up' by the talented teams in...

Read article


Tour de Charlie '15 - The returning Heroes! Saturday, June 20, 2015

A dedicated team of cyclists took to the saddle in June 2015 to mount an epic cycle ride from Paris to Hemel Hempstead, raising over £10,000 for Charlie’s Gift. The 19 - strong team of friends, known as Charlie’s Heroes undertook this amazing challenge, riding a phenomenal 220 miles in just four days! The intrepid team of cyclists, headed up by our Trustees Jason, Kyle and David, assembled beneath the iconic Eiffel Tower on Thursday 11th June, before waving ‘Au revoir’ to Paris and beginning their mounmental cycling challenge through rural France. From Paris the...

Read article