Leicester Children's Holidays

A New Committee Member at Leicester Children’s Holidays!

A New Committee Member at Leicester Children’s Holidays!

Our new committee member, Bryon Brotherton MBE joined Leicester Children’s Holidays in January 2022. Leicester born; After serving 39 years in the British Army, Bryon has returned to Leicester, with his two sons and wife, Sally. Over the years, he has had lots of experience working with young people.  Recently, he worked with the Army ...

Great news! Our present wrapping service is back

Great news! Our present wrapping service is back

Great news! Our present wrapping service is back on – starting on Monday 29th November until Thursday 23rd December. Why not come to our Visitor Centre (in the Highcross shopping centre, Leicester – upper mall, next to the post office) and get your presents wrapped for a small donation to our wonderful charity. We are ...

Hilltop Holiday 2021

Hilltop Holiday 2021

It is wonderful to let everyone know that we have been able to take 40 children from across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland on a much-needed holiday to Hilltop Outdoor Centre in Sheringham, Norfolk this August. We set off on Monday 2nd August from our old base - Shaftesbury Hall, Holy Bones in Leicester - with ...

Charity support from Rachael Shipman of Morgan Betts & Co

Charity support from Rachael Shipman of Morgan Betts & Co

Leicester Children’s Holidays have great support from some people and companies in Leicester and beyond – none more so than Rachael Shipman from Morgan Betts and Co. Here is some information about Rachael’s (and her brothers) work: Morgan Betts & Co are an insurance broker with a difference. Founded by Rachael Shipman and Joseph Betts, ...

Sarah Palmer – Granville

Sarah Palmer – Granville

Sarah Palmer – Granville has dedicated her expertise to Leicester Children’s Holidays in the development of our new visitor centre. Sarah, who is based in Earl Shilton, Leicestershire, has been an interior designer for 26 years and has worked for retail clients, holidays parks and a Midlands brewery. For 18 months Sarah has run her ...

Warm welcome to Matt Piper

Warm welcome to Matt Piper

Former Leicester City FC player Matt Piper has taken on the role of ambassador for Leicester Children’s Holidays at a ‘crucial’ time for the charity. The appointment of the former star winger could not have come at a more important time as the charity starts to plan its holidays for children in the spring and ...