Championing Young People


The Starr Trust supports young people aged 10–18 to fulfil their potential through sports, arts and education, by giving a helping hand to achieve their goals at a time when they really need it.



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    Our Champion Nathan in the Media

    Our young Champion Nathan continues to get media attention for his incredible Diana Award for services to wheelchair racing. Click here to read the story in Brighton & Hove Independent.

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    Young Champion Nathan chats to Allison Ferns live on BBC Sussex – Monday 11 September

    Our young Champion Nathan recently won a prestigious Diana Award for his services to wheelchair racing, and popped into the BBC Monday afternoon to appear live on the Allison Ferns show. He talked about his love of wheelchair…

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    Starr Water Wars Press Coverage

    Check out this feature in The Argus on our multi sport event ‘Starr Water Wars’.

    12 teams of local businesses battled it out at Hove Lagoon Watersports, going head to head in fun activities such as paddle boarding,…

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    Teleticket nominates the Starr Trust as its Charity Partner!

    Teleticket, the agent friendly flight consolidator has nominated us as their Corporate Charity Partner and we could not be more excited!



    Michelle Wheatley, Customer Engagement Manager at Teleticket said:
    “With our…

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    Champions Updates September 2017

    Our Champion Mia is busy fundraising this Autumn, even after she underwent a recent hip operation.
    Having recently taken part in the first UK Disability Pride event held in Brighton on 9th July, and having watched…

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    Starr Water Wars raises in excess of £4000 – Sunday Sep 3rd

    Last Sunday we held our ever popular Family Fun Day at Hove Lagoon and managed to raise an incredible £4000 with money continuing to come in.

    Our multi sport event ‘Starr Water Wars’ saw 12 teams of local businesses battle…

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