Monthly Archives: July 2017


Box4Kids’ weekend of rugby league

By | 2018-04-26T16:04:56+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Our Events|

Last weekend we invited five very deserving children to enjoy some thrilling rugby league matches at Leigh Centurions and Wakefield Trinity. The weekend kicked off on Friday 21st July with a visit to Leigh Centurions. We invited children from Warrington and Halton Hospital, Wigan Hospital and local cancer charity, The Joshua Tree, to enjoy an [...]

Athletes surprise Box4Kids at Anniversary Games

By | 2018-04-26T16:04:56+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Our Events|

The Anniversary Games is one of the biggest athletics sporting events of the year, attracting big stars including Britain’s Mo Farah, Laura Muir and Katarina Johnson-Thompson. Thanks to a kind box donation from British Athletics, Barrie was able to welcome five deserving children to watch some of the superstars of the track from the comfort [...]

Barrie visits our Patron, Katarina Johnson-Thompson

By | 2018-04-26T16:04:56+00:00 July 4th, 2017|News|

Barrie Wells has been supporting leading British heptathlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson in her pursuit of sporting glory since she was 15 years old. So, when Barrie decided to create his own charity to help other deserving young people, Katarina was keen to get involved. The Barrie Wells Trust provides VIP experiences for seriously ill children and [...]