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March 2020

Mandalorian Running Club

Tue 3 March 2020 @ 8:00 AM - Thu 29 October 2020 @ 5:00 PM

A Virtual Event from a galaxy far far away.. Desperate to get your lock-down exercise in and still want to help our cause? Why not take on this amazing virtual event to help the children and families of Derian House Children’s Hospice. The Mandalorian Running Club is believed to be the earliest known running club. Originally set up a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, its purpose was to help bounty hunters stay in shape and keep…

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August 2021

NGS Open Garden Event

Sun 8 August 2021 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Derian House, Chancery Road, Astley Village
Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1DH United Kingdom

Come and visit our amazing gardens! On Sunday 8th August we’ll be opening the gardens at the hospice giving you a second chance to visit our colourful and fun outdoor spaces as well as the opportunity to speak to our passionate volunteers and even meet Shuna, our pet therapy dog. There will be homemade cakes and refreshments available to purchase as well as a selection of gardening essentials and Derian House goodies. Parking at the hospice is free with spaces also available on…

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October 2021

Derian Day

Fri 1 October 2021

Happy birthday to us.. happy birthday to us.. Derian Day is our annual birthday celebration! Derian House Children’s Hospice opened in October 1993 and today cares for more than 400 babies, children and young people from across Lancashire, South Cumbria and Greater Manchester.   It is because of your kind donations that we are able to do this. Thank you for your support, together we can make a difference. Let’s join together and turn Lancashire GREEN to celebrate Derian’s birthday.…

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November 2021

Trees of Love

Mon 8 November 2021 @ 8:00 AM - Mon 3 January 2022 @ 5:00 PM
Derian House, Chancery Road, Astley Village
Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1DH United Kingdom

Dedicate a Tree of Love this Christmas! Why not dedicate a Tree of Love at Derian House at Christmas. For a donation of £100 you will light up a 6ft Christmas tree in the gardens here at the hospice and we will also personalise a plaque besides your tree with your own special tribute or message. To dedicate a tree or for more information, please contact the team via email at ellie.smith@derianhouse.co.uk or complete the form below.

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Jingle All The Way 5

Sat 13 November 2021 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Ho Ho Ho! After four amazing years and missing 2020 due to Covid-19 – Chorley’s Jingle All The Way for Derian House is coming back in 2021. Jingle All The Way V is a sponsored walk of approx 15 miles, setting off from Chorley the bunch of merry men (and women, children & dogs!) head to the top of Rivington Pike and back to Chorley dressed as Santa. Organised by our Community Ambassador Neil Hailwood, Jingle All The Way is now a staple event…

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December 2021

Deck The Halls

Wed 1 December 2021 @ 8:00 AM - Wed 5 January 2022 @ 5:00 PM
Anywhere, anytime!, United Kingdom

It’s time to untangle those fairy lights and ‘Deck the Halls’ for Derian House!  Christmas just wouldn’t be the same without the joy of festive light displays, and this year we’re asking people to go the extra mile in decorating their homes to raise money for our children and young people. Deck the Halls will see homes, schools, workplaces and clubs all turning on their lights for Derian and creating a show-stopping display to wow their neighbours. Want to see…

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Lights of Love

Fri 3 December 2021 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Blackburn Cathedral, Cathedral Close
Blackburn, BB1 5AA

Our Lights of Love service returns for 2021! After a year away, we are delighted to announce that our annual Lights of Love musical celebration will be taking place at Blackburn Cathedral on Friday 3rd December 2021 at 7:30pm. Featuring your favourite Christmas carols performed by The Rawstorne Singers as well as music from The Local Vocals Choir, and more! Refreshments will be available to purchase on the evening and our popular selection of Derian House charity Christmas cards will…

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February 2022

£50 Business Challenge – Networking Breakfast

Fri 11 February @ 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Charnock Farm, Wigan Road
Leyland, PR25 5DA United Kingdom

Businesses – let’s talk (and have breakfast!)! At 8am On Friday the 11th of February at Charnock Farm in Leyland we are hosting a networking meeting to launch our £50 Business Challenge for 2022. We would love for businesses to join us to network with each other and to hear about our £50 Business Challenge for 2022. The itinerary for the morning consists of (subject to change), 8am – Doors open. 8am – 9am – Networking between yourselves. Welcome Tea…

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March 2022

£50 Business Challenge

Tue 1 March - Wed 1 June

Businesses – take OUR money! A work bake sale? A sponsored lunchtime walk? Or even a golf day? Running from March to June, our £50 Business Challenge will see us hand businesses across the North West of England £50 in return for their pledge to turn it into more funds for the children and families of Derian House Children’s Hospice. Last time the campaign raised almost £40,000 – can your business top this years leader board? To see how our…

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April 2022

Open Garden Event – April

Sun 3 April @ 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Derian House, Chancery Road, Astley Village
Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1DH United Kingdom

Come and visit our gardens! We’re opening up our gardens for the second year running as part of the National Garden Scheme. Come along and visit our colourful and fun outdoor spaces and see the changes we’ve made for 2022. Meet our Pets as Therapy dog, chat to our volunteers and enjoy homemade cake and refreshments. There will be activities for all the family including a scavenger hunt, bubble art, face painting and pirate themed crafts and games. Parking at…

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Stars & Cars 2022

Sun 10 April @ 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Bolton Arena, Arena Approach
Horwich, BL6 6LB

Fire up the engines! Stars & Cars is back for 2022! After two years of missing out due to the pandemic – the countries largest collection of Movie & TV replica vehicles are re-assembling to raise money for Derian House Children’s Hospice. Being held on April 10th at Bolton Arena in Horwich, Stars & Cars will bring a selection of film characters, props, celebrities and of course your favourite iconic Movie & TV vehicles to the North West of England.…

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May 2022

Chorley 10k

Sun 8 May @ 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Chorley, Chorley, United Kingdom

The Chorley 10k returns in 2022! Take on the Chorley 10k for Derian House Children’s Hospice! Still in it’s early years – the Chorley 10k is a well established event that in it’s first year sold out within just a couple of weeks. 2022’s Chorley 10k takes place on Sunday the 8th of May in the hometown of Derian House Children’s Hospice and is gearing up to be yet another successful race put on by the experienced team at Fylde…

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June 2022

Supercar Showtime 2022

Sun 12 June @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Hoghton Tower, Preston, PR5 0SH

Vrooooom! One of the largest events of our yearly calendar “Supercar Showtime” is back for 2022! Hosted at Hoghton Tower in Preston, Supercar Showtime brings together the finest examples of Porsche, Ferrari, Lamborghini and many more household super car names from across the country all in one place . Since the beginning of the event in 2017 the team at Supercar Showtime have raised over £100,000 for the children and families of Derian House Children’s Hospice. Tickets are available now,…

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Morecambe Bay Walk

Sat 25 June

Let’s hit the Bay! In 2022 we are once again guiding supporters of Derian House Children’s Hospice across Morecambe Bay to raise funds for our children and families. Starting off in Arnside, our Guide to the sands Michael Wilson will lead our party to the picturesque village of Grange-over-Sands. This 7 mile walk can be challenging so expect various weather conditions and maybe even a 50 meter wade through water up to 2ft in depth. You should be prepared, this…

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Dive For Derian – June

Sun 26 June
Cockerham, Lancaster, LA2 0DY

It’s time to dive! After 78 brave people jumped out of a plane for us during 2021 – Dive For Derian is back for 2022! Now the dates are finalised, get ready to strap yourself in and fly up to 11,000ft or 15,000ft with us to take part in Dive For Derian! Once the door of the plane opens you will jump out attached to your British Skydiving qualified instructor and experience speeds of 120mph as you fly through the…

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