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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 on three…

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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’ . Join HBA for the first Hove Museum garden party in a very, very long time. Enjoy the beautiful…

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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 head to head in a…

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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 through…

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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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A Champion Performance

Congratulations to our Champion Jessie-Jae for her theatre school performance on Saturday 3rd June. The show, which featured students of Goldman’s Theatre School in Brighton, Hove and Eastbourne was held at Roedean Theatre. Mel and Alex…

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Warm Up Bike Ride

For all those joining us for our King Alfred Bike Ride, this week’s warmup rides will be: Thursday at midday at the Peace Statue for a 2 hour ride. Saturday at 9.30am at the sea side of the…

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An Update On Some Of Our Champions

Tennis player Alicia has been extremely busy over the past few months. She spent a couple of weeks in Nottingham, firstly competing in a Tennis Europe event where she lost in the quarter finals to a Polish girl.…

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May 11th - Win Some Fantastic Prizes!

If you’re on either Facebook or Twitter, share our post or re-tweet about the Bike Ride on today’s page and you could win these fabulous prizes!       3 Brighton Palace Pier wristbands…

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An Update on our Champion Nisar

Big thanks to Jack at Nick Rivett Sport in Hove who helped our Champion Nisar choose his cricket equipment and gave us a great deal! Nisar was kitted out with a new cricket bat, shin pads,…

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Bike Ride Meeting

Bikers! Please note, our meeting on 2nd April has unfortunately been cancelled, but we will be holding a bike ride meeting on Saturday 22nd April. There will be a bike ride starting at the King Alfred Leisure Centre

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Secure Your Place For Starr Water Wars 2017!

Twelve teams of four battle it out to become the champions! Secure your place in this fun, exhilarating charity event with action packed activities. Be prepared to get wet! £300 per team - Corporate Package Hove Lagoon Watersports Kingsway, Hove,…

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Seaford Head Golf Club Donate £1445

Huge thanks go out to the lovely team at Seaford Head Golf Club who selected us as their Charity of Choice and managed to raise an amazing £1,445 for us. As ever we are so very grateful for…

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Starr Trust Champions’ Workshops

At the Starr Trust we are always looking for new ways to best support our Champions, old and new, and we’ve come up with an exciting programme of workshops for them. March 23rd saw the launch, and based on suggestions…

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This Mother’s Day the Starr Trust Celebrates the Lives of Three Amazing Mums!

All mums are amazing! – we know that – but as Mothering Sunday fast approaches we would like to give a very special shout out to 3 mums in particular: Claire Clements Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson Kim Freeman Claire is mum…

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An Update on our Champion Alicia

In February half term our Champion Alicia headed to the 16U National Tennis Event where she won her way through two qualifying matches into the main draw. Her performance earned her a place back at Roehampton in March,…

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King Alfred to King Alfred Bike Ride - July 2017

Brilliant news cyclists! We now have a free place on our King Alfred to King Alfred Bike Ride for someone worth £380 - all they need to do is raise at least £500 sponsorship. We also have a…

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