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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  • News

    An Update On Some Of Our Champions

    Some words from runner Stephen:
    “Since injury it has taken a few months to get confidence and fitness back, but through training sessions and speaking to people I am slowly moving forward positively. I have competed…

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    Hooray For Hove And Portslade

    Summer. Think of Strawberries. Pimms. Garden parties. Warm summer evenings. Laughter. Hove Business Association brings you ‘Hooray for Hove and Portslade’
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    Join HBA for the first Hove Museum garden party in a very, very long time. Enjoy…

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    Meet Our Ambassadors

    Our Ambassadors are passionate about inspiring others to help our Champions. They have a personal connection with the Starr Trust, which has affected them. Our honorary Ambassadors are our representatives, who help us build community connections. We are extremely grateful…

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    Young Chefs Cook up a Storm

    Photo from left: 3 Northbrook college student chefs, Abigail Illes, Russell Williams of Bailiffscourt Hotel, Robert Whittington (chef winner), and Richard Hopton of Hilton Brighton Metropole





    This June young up-and-coming chefs from Northbrook College went…

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    200 Years Since The First Organised Bike Ride

    In 1817, the first verifiable bicycle was born and this week is the 200th anniversary of the first organised bike ride.

    Why not celebrate this by signing up to our amazing 4-day King Alfred Bike Ride, cycling…

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    We need your sponsorship to help us win!

    Please sponsor our CEO Rob Starr and our Patron Robin Cousins who will be dressing up and performing songs from Hairspray at our ‘Night at the Musicals’ Midsummer Ball on June 24th at Hilton Brighton Metropole - it…

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