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Santas on the run this December!

Santas on the run this December!

Join us at our festive fun run, the Santa Sprint! Entry includes your free Santa suit and a medal, and it's suitable for all ages and abilities to take part! Join us on 10th December in:

Tavistock, Devon

Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Give the gift of childhood

Give the gift of childhood

This Christmas, we're asking if you will support us by giving the gift of childhood memories to children living in the UK.

With your support, we can give children the break they need.

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Yay! There's still time for others to sign up here for lots of festive fun:

Hey @TavistockHour - does anyone have a megaphone we could borrow tomorrow?! Would be a huge help! #TaviHour

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Refer a Child

Refer a Child

Do you work with a disadvantaged child who could
benefit from a CHICKS break?

Anyone that works with children in a professional
capacity can refer to us. To find out how click below!

Refer a child