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Newick Bonfire Parade

3rd November 2018 was the evening that ten GLCT supporters armed with collection buckets walked three miles round Newick village, taking part in the traditional Newick Bonfire Parade, which precedes the spectacular fireworks display and lighting of the enormous bonfire on the green. This year of all charities taking part, GLCT had the largest number… Continue Reading

Beach Boyz Tribute Band

On 28th October 2018 Golden Lion Children’s Trust were once again invited to make a collection(and enjoy the show!) at the Beach Boyz Tribute Band Concert, this time at the Hawth, Crawley. Ably assisted by some of the ex-BCal ladies, who had danced a special routine on stage during the evening, this was a chance… Continue Reading

Merlin’s Magic Wand

Visits to Merlin’s Magic Wand venues are always great fun – whatever the weather. During Autumn 2018 GLCT visited Chessington World of Adventure, Thorpe Park and Legoland Windsor with groups of children from Peanut Ward, East Grinstead; Grove Park Secondary, Crowborough; Woodlands Meed, Burgess Hill; and Herons Dale Primary, Shoreham-by-Sea. Thank you to everyone at… Continue Reading


In September 2018 GLCT were invited to be one of sixty organisations at the NetXP Business Exhibition held at the South of England Showground. The theme of the day was golf. A prize in the auction was a cake resembling a golf course. When the gentleman placing the winning bid handed the cake to the… Continue Reading