Charity news

  • Mr Tumble wins award

    Justin Fletcher signs good

    Children's television presenter Justin Fletcher, aka Mr Tumble, from CBeebies Something Special programme, has received an Outstanding Achievement Award at the Shine a Light Awards 2012 for helping and supporting children in developing good communication skills.

    On 22 Nov 2012 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Award-winning Christmas card

    Andrea with her certificate and the winning design

    Makaton Champion Andrea, from The Grange in Bookham, is one of the award winners in Mencap's National Christmas Card Competition. Andrea's colourful Reindeer design was chosen with three other national winners to be made into Mencap's Christmas cards for sale...

    On 02 Nov 2012 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Tesco donation

    Chief Executive Lysa Schwartz with the cheque from Tesco

    A new Tesco Express store in Blackwater has celebrated its launch with a donation to The Makaton Charity. Store manager Justin Thompson and his team presented Lysa Schwartz with a cheque for £500 as part of the launch celebrations.

    On 29 Jun 2012 / By The Makaton Charity