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Kooko wearing a Ty Hafan wristband

Go, Kooko! One of our youngest fundraisers walks for Tŷ Hafan three years on the trot

  All the way back in August 2021, Kooko decided to take part in the Walk a day in their shoes challenge to raise money for Tŷ Hafan. Kooko, along with her mum, Ceri, walked an admirable five miles and...
Supercars at an Ty Hafan Family Fun Day

Banish those back to school blues!

It might be back to school soon but that doesn’t mean that summer fun is over. Postponed from its original date in July due to unseasonally high winds and driving rain, Tŷ Hafan’s annual Family Fun Day will now take place...
Patrick Lord takes on Ironman Wales for Ty Hafan

Patrick takes on Ironman Wales in memory of two very special people

Armed with a wet suit, a bike and a pair of trainers, Patrick will be heading to Tenby to take on Ironman Wales, a long-distance triathlon that puts athletes through their paces with a 2.4-mile sea swim followed by a...
Maria Timon Samra, Chief Executive of Ty Hafan with James Harper of the Principality launch Ty Hafan's new Dark Runs

Tŷ  Hafan and Principality join forces for some Spooktacular Fun Runs

Charity fun runs with a difference are coming to South Wales this October. A series of spooktacular charity Dark Runs will be organised Tŷ Hafan’s Children’s Hospice, who provide specialist care and support for children with life-shortening conditions and their families.   ...
Jenna Lewis, Ross McCabe, Helen Thomas, Jo and Lee McCabe

Thousands take part as sun shines on ABP Barry Island 10K

Thousands of runners descended on Barry Island on Sunday for the 2023 ABP Barry Island 10K, with recently unsettled weather making way for blue skies and sunshine. The 10K took runners on a scenic tour of the town with highlights...

Actor Huw’s Spanish pilgrimage for Tŷ Hafan 

Acclaimed Welsh actor Huw Davies is preparing to walk almost 500 miles across northern Spain later this month in memory of his nephew and father-of-one, Rhys Tom, who died unexpectedly earlier this year at the age of 31.  Huw, also...
Chris Thomas and Rick Strang

A life-changing weekend for Tŷ Hafan’s All Stars

Last weekend was life-changing for the Tŷ Hafan All Stars ice hockey team in more ways than one as they took part in the annual charity tournament at Vindico ice arena in Cardiff.   When Dreams Come True team member Craig Poynter...

Morrisons raise £5 million for children’s hospices

Welcome news has come this week for children’s hospices including Tŷ Hafan and families caring for a child with a life-shortening condition with an announcement from Morrisons that they have reached £5 million pounds in their fundraising efforts for charity partner...
Scarlett All stars hockey

Tŷ Hafan dad Chris to make All Stars ice hockey debut

The fantastic Tŷ Hafan All Stars ice hockey team will be back on the rink at the annual charity tournament in Cardiff this weekend (Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 July) – with Tŷ Hafan dad Chris Thomas making his team...

The Rusty Screws take on their final challenge for Tŷ Hafan

There’s nothing rusty about these prison officers! Nigel Thomas, Peter Phillips and Michael Morris have supported Tŷ Hafan through several incredible challenges and have recently taken on their final mission. Their target was to raise enough money to pay for...

Steve serenades the streets of Swansea in aid of Tŷ Hafan

Swansea-based busker, Steve Bagnulo, has been taking his talent to the streets to raise money for Tŷ Hafan – and his energy is infectious! You can find videos of Steve performing on his Instagram account, but today, he would like...
Family Fun Day postponed due to severe weather

Family Fun Day postponed due to severe weather forecast

Due to severe weather forecast for Saturday 15 July 2023, we have taken the decision to reschedule our Family Fun Day.  The safety of attendees, vendors, suppliers and volunteers must always come first. Please accept our sincere apologies for any...