News and Stories - Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity

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Keiano’s Courage

"He’s such a bright, caring boy and has not let one surgery hold him back."

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Daring Duo Brave Baltic Temperatures

Daring duo Finn and Gavin braved baltic temperatures to help children in hospital.

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Hope’s Hospital Story

"We never thought there would be so much fun and laughter in hospital!"

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Superhero Abseil Brings Cheer to Children in Hospital

A Marvel-lous surprise for children and young people in hospital!

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Joshua’s Greatest Gift

"By the time he was ready to go to theatre, he was asking ‘to go for his special sleep' to get his new liver!"

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Brave Joey Lights Up Christmas

Little Joey lights up Christmas at the hospital!

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Aidan’s Determination

"Our strong, rugby-playing son was not only fighting for his life, but also for the use of his legs."

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Myles’ Hospital Journey

"The charity activities provided such relief. For that time, we were able to enjoy the environment and forget that we were actually stuck in hospital."

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Mad for the Miles

Cycling 1000 miles following daughter Orla's brain tumour battle.

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Mara’s Marching Mates

After 5 months in hospital with 'medical miracle' baby Mara, the Henderson family joined Team ECHC to Lap the Map!

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A Momentous Ben Nevis Mission

Zahir raised over £21k with an incredible trek to the top of Ben Nevis, in honour and memory of his daughter Raheen.

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Youth Workers in A&E

We are proud to fund Scotland’s first dedicated mental health service for children and young people at A&E.

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