The flash mob at Acorns Tewkesbury.

Spine-tingling moment 60 flash mob singers came to superstore

This was the magical spine-tingling moment when around 60 singers took shoppers by surprise as they suddenly burst into song in a giant flash mob at the official opening of Acorns new charity superstore in Tewkesbury.

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Acorns Children's Hospice at Birmingham Pride 2024

Acorns proud to be stronger together at Birmingham Pride 2024

For the first time ever Acorns Children’s Hospice joined one of the biggest and most important LGBTQ+ festivals in the UK – and it was a spectacular success.

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Verity Sheldon

Touching tribute in memory of brave Verity

An emotional one-minute applause was held at Walsall FC’s final game of the season to remember a girl who died after a brave two-year battle against cancer.

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Some of the teddy bears which were auctioned for Acorns Children's Hospice.

Grrr-eat donation of rare teddy bears claws up cash at auction

An un-bear-lievable donation of nearly 40 rare teddy bears has raised more than £1,600 for Acorns at auction.

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At the opening of the John Overton Suite

Touching tribute as plaque unveiled at new family rooms

Acorns has officially opened vital new family rooms so parents can stay by their children’s side 24-hours a day.

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An Acorns shop volunteer cuts the ribbon declaring Acorns Erdington superstore open. He is using large scissors and stands in front of a balloon arch

Acorns makes its Erdington debut with huge new superstore

Acorns makes its Erdington debut after opening the charity’s biggest-ever superstore.

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Aston Villa supports Acorns Children's Hospice

Aston Villa supports Acorns in Europe

Acorns logo made a welcome return to Villa shirts for the Club’s Europa Conference League clash against Ajax.

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Two healthcare professionals at Acorns wearing scrubs interact with a large touchscreen monitor.

How Acorns is breaking new ground in education, learning and development

Kerrie Sprason, Head of Talent Acquisition and Development shares how Acorns ground-breaking Academy came about.

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Magical new hydrotherapy pool making waves

A state-of-the-art hydrotherapy pool featuring multi-sensory light and sound for children has opened.

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Matt and George’s ‘oarsome’ Atlantic row for Jack

Read about how the Worcester Buoys rowed the Atlantic in 40 days in support of Acorns

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Five adults are stood at the main entrance to a hospice.

Acorns secures £145,000 training fund boost

Acorns has received a £145,000 boost towards employee training, thanks to a leading global glass manufacturer.

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Pictures shows mum Sam playing with son Alex as an example of the kinds of families supporters will be helping Acorns care for this Leap Day.

Leap into action for Acorns this February 29th

Make your extra day count this Leap Year and help ensure Acorns care never stops

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Superstore is a success as Acorns opens biggest store

The shelves were stacked, the signs were up and the lights were on as Acorns opened its biggest ever store.

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Sporting the Acorns logo on their new football shirts - AFC Wulfrunians

Scoring a hit with Acorns logo on stylish football kits

The logo of Acorns Children’s Hospice is taking pride of place on a host of smart new football shirts worn by AFC Wulfrunians.

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Four men in smart clothing holding picture frames featuring colourful images created by children cared for at Acorns.

Remembering Acorns Trustee, Jim McCarthy

It is with great sadness we share the news that longstanding Acorns Trustee, Jim McCarthy has passed away.

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A tribute to Benjamin Zephaniah

Benjamin Zephaniah will be remembered by Acorns for the amount of pure joy he brought to children and families.

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Ambassador Moin shares his story at the House of Lords

Pride of Britain winner and Acorns Ambassador Moin was guest of honour at the House of Lords for a special event.

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Mum and daughter Aime and Charlee sit in front of cinema screen

Movie magic as sparkling new cinema room unveiled

The magic of the movies has come to Acorns in the Black Country with the opening of a sparkling new cinema room.

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Child with glasses playing with Magic Carpet Technology

Cutting-edge technology opens-up new worlds for children at Acorns

Acorns Children’s Hospice is using the very latest in cutting-edge technology to help open-up new worlds of experience for local children.

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Masterchef winner Dan Lee with Sue Brown and Steph Edwards

Masterchef marvel cooks up a storm to officially open kitchen

Masterchef winner Dan Lee cooked up a winning dish to help Acorns Children’s Hospice launch its brand new, state-of-the-art kitchen.

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Woman picking out a dress in an Acorns Charity shop

Make second-hand clothes your first choice in re-loved revolution

Shoppers are being challenged to look good, do good and feel good and join the re-loved revolution to help support local children…

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Trevor Johnson sitting next to a screen that has writing dedicated to him from Acorns

Looking to the future with the CEO of Acorns

Our CEO, Trevor Johnson, spoke to the Express & Star recently about Acorns, the challenges the charity has faced and our plans for the future.

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Supporters at start line of bubble rush race

Final call to take part in Acorns biggest-ever Bubble Rush – don’t miss out!

It’s the final countdown as the world’s foamiest fundraiser prepares to blast off in the Black Country to raise vital funds for local children…

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