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Maibel does a sponsored swim for Ty Hafan

Maibel’s fundraising challenge goes swimmingly!

On 24th February, Maibel, armed with a swimming cap and a bucket load of ambition, headed to Cardiff International Pool and Gym.  Maibel took on a three-kilometre sponsored swim in the competition pool with all donations going to Tŷ Hafan....
Owen and Stephen at ty hafan ahead of chef's night out

Top chefs aim to raise £1 million for Tŷ Hafan!

Among some of the best dishes money can buy, a fundraising target of £1 million will be on the menu at the forthcoming 2023 Chefs’ Night Out for Tŷ Hafan! The evening of Saturday 25th March will see 14 top...

Ian Waddell walks for Tŷ Hafan before retiring his boots

Ian Waddell is about to turn 85-years-old. And while that in itself is a feat to behold, on 6th March (which is the week of his birthday!), he will be braving the very early hours of the morning to walk...

The diary of a volunteer gardener

Our team of volunteer gardeners work hard to make sure our gardens are lovely for the children and families who visit us to enjoy. They’re simply amazing!  To celebrate their tireless work, we’d like to share some snippets from their...
Sinclair Group brings Ty Hafan car to the hospice

Sinclair Group has extended its fundraising mission for Tŷ Hafan 

Up until March this year, the generous Sinclair Group will be donating £10 from the sale of every used car sold.  This is an extension of the Group’s fundraising initiative in December last year, which saw £5,000 raised for us...
Cardiff City fc visits ty Hafan

Cardiff City FC has some fun at Tŷ Hafan!

Cardiff City FC has supported us for a long time, so we were delighted when the 1st team dropped into the hospice to wish us a merry Christmas and have some fun with the children! The Bluebirds spent time meeting...

Festivities at the hospice: a Christmas pantomime with a very special guest

Today was a very festive day at the hospice… Not only did we host a Christmas pantomime for families, but Santa Claus himself came to visit in a Wales Air Ambulance helicopter! This year’s Encanto-themed panto was produced and performed by some...

Fundraising success for Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice following very challenging year

Christmas has “come early” for Tŷ Hafan Children’s Hospice. Earlier this week (Tuesday 6 December) leading Welsh entertainers including ‘It’s a Sin’ star Callum Scott Howells and Steve Speirs of ‘The Tuckers’ thrilled a sell-out audience at Cardiff’s David’s Hall,...
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You did it! You raised £342,922 in 60 hours!

We had a goal of raising £250,000 between 10 am on 27th November and 10 pm on 29th November with our When Your World Stops appeal and, thanks to you, we did it… and then some!  We were amazed to have...
The Wales football team celebrating

Proceeds from Wales’ unofficial World Cup song go to Tŷ Hafan!

The World Cup has captured the attention of billions of people all over the globe this year and, as this is Wales’ first time qualifying in 64 years, it feels like a very special time to be Welsh.  It’s a...

Ride to the Rugby is back for 2023!

The upcoming Ride to the Rugby event will see a group of 50 brave cyclists – some of whom have only recently started cycling! – cycle 217 miles from Calais to Paris. They’ll reach their destination just in time to watch...
Volunteer gardeners holding their Wales in Bloom award

Our Volunteer Gardeners win a Wales in Bloom award

They volunteers began working on the Tŷ Hafan gardens in 2020, restoring our overgrown gardens to their former glory. They dedicate their free time to hard graft and creativity, making sure our outdoor space is not only a beautiful and sensory...