Tag: charity

RBS raises over £14,000 for Charity Unique Achievement Campaign

As we are half way through our Unique Achievement Campaign, we wanted to reflect on this years events so far as we work towards raising £150,000 to go towards our young peoples programme as well as Survivors Assistance Network. We have been overwhelmed by the support we have received through this significant year as we commemorate…Read more »

Reflex Warrington Showcases A Peace Party

Reflex Bar in Warrington raises funds for Peace Foundation Reflex Bar located on Bridge Street in Warrington town centre have raised £391.22 after organising a “Peace Party” on behalf of the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation. Danny White, Bar Manager said “We wanted to give something back to the community and we wanted to…Read more »

Communities for Peace

Many of us have heard rhetoric about divided communities and rising tensions in the North West of England in response to change.  That change may be as a result of loss of local industry or significant jobs cuts or it may be in response to newcomers into a community who may come from different cultural…Read more »

Leeds Charity Ball set to return for another year

Leeds Charity Ball – In aid of the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation On Monday 22nd May, at around 10.31pm, a suicide bomber entered the Manchester Arena foyer and shortly afterwards, detonated his home made bomb. Salman Abedi killed 22 people that evening and injured hundreds more. Vickie Sharpe had attended the concert that evening…Read more »

Fashion for Peace brings communities together

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the IRA bomb in Warrington, local women joined forces to show support for a special charity fashion show, raising funds for the Tim Parry and Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation, writes student journalist Lisa Worth. Together with students from Warrington and Vale Royal College, stylists from John Lewis, Liverpool,…Read more »

Marking the 25th Anniversary of the Warrington Bombing

Warrington will fall silent on Tuesday 20th March as we mark the 25th anniversary of the Warrington bombing. On 20th  March 1993 two IRA bombs exploded on Bridge Street and killed 12-year-old Tim Parry and three-year-old Johnathan Ball. More than 50 people were injured. A commemoration service, attended by HRH The Princess Royal, will be…Read more »

Fashion Show for Peace 2018

Fashion Show for Peace in aid of the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Peace Foundation’s 25th Anniversary. Hameera Darr & Jackie Baine are hosting the fantastic this unique, cross community event in association with John Lewis. Join them on Monday 19th March 2018 at the Orford Jubilee Neighbourhood Hub, browse stalls, meet new faces and be…Read more »

UNIQUE ACHIEVEMENT CAMPAIGN 2018

The Peace Foundation is launching its UNIQUE ACHIEVEMENT Campaign to mark the 25th Anniversary of the IRA bombing in Warrington, which tragically claimed the lives of 12-year-old Tim Parry and 3-year-old Johnathan Ball. Speaking at Tim’s funeral, Colin said ‘If my son becomes a symbol for peace and gives everyone a new sense of hope…Read more »