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  • Gallery: Mistletoe Ball 2017 30.11.17 - Thank you to everyone who attended the Mistletoe Ball 2017! The night was a huge success, raising £66,000 from tables sales, auctions and a raffle. Massive thanks to The Bigger Picture for capturing the evening so well. See if you can spot yourself!
  • Mistletoe Ball raises £66,000! 30.11.17 - More than £66,000 was raised at The Percy Hedley Foundation’s annual Mistletoe Ball. Over 300 guests enjoyed the Foundation’s annual fundraiser at Newcastle Marriott Gosforth Park, which was hosted by BBC Radio Newcastle’s Anna Foster. Money raised on the night will help Northern Counties School continue its pioneering work to help more disabled children and […]
  • Pudsey visits Percy Hedley School! 21.11.17 - Percy Hedley School students were over the moon when Pudsey Bear came to visit on Friday. The school dressed up in their pyjamas and fancy dress to raise money for the BBC’s annual Children in Need appeal. Huge thanks to staff at BT’s call centre in Longbenton for organising Pudsey’s visit and to Lang Shot Photography for […]
  • New Chair of the Board appointed 08.11.17 - The Percy Hedley Foundation is delighted to announce that Jonathan Jowett has been appointed as chairman of the Board of Trustees. The appointment comes as current Chair, Nick Swales, steps down in line with charity governance best practice, having been Chair for 9 years. Jonathan is a lawyer by profession and is Company Secretary & […]

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