Press Releases

Happy New Year from Momentum!

Thursday, January 01, 2015

Happy New Year to all our families and supporters.

We are currently working on several new projects …

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Places available in Royal Parks Foundation Half 2015

Monday, January 05, 2015

We are pleased to announce that we have 7 places in the 2015 Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon. 

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Kew Insurance Selects Momentum as their Charity of the Year 2015

Monday, January 12, 2015

Fantastic news - Kew Insurance Services Ltd have selected Momentum as their Charity of the Year. And…

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Teenager shaves head to raise money for Momentum

Monday, March 23, 2015

We are very proud of Jo Kichenbrand, a 16 year old pupil in year 11 at Rosebery School, Epsom.

On 26…

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Love Momentum on Valentine's Day

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Love was in the air in Kingston and Epsom on Valentine's Day weekend when we gave out heart-shaped b…

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Momentum launches Mo the Owl Pin Badges

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

We now have our very own 'Mo' pin badges - don't they look fantastic? These will be on sale for only…

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Momentum Heroes walk to support terminal cancer patient, Ollie Lovis

Sunday, May 17, 2015

We are pleased to say what a great success the Momentum Heroes Walk was on the 17th May at Nonsuch P…

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Momentum Garden Wins A Gold Medal At The RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

We are delighted to announce that the Momentum garden won a Gold Medal at the prestigious RHS Chelse…

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Just The Two Of Us Cabaret Evening raises £5k!

Sunday, June 07, 2015

'Just the Two of Us' was a Cabaret evening starring Amy Hill and Kieran Jae and took place at the Ve…

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Rugby star Alex Corbisiero on board as celebrity supporter

Monday, June 01, 2015

We are delighted to announce that we have a new Momentum Charity Patron - the England Rugby Player A…

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Momentum holds Charity Golf Day At The Richmond Golf Club

Friday, June 12, 2015

Our 10th Charity Golf Day at The Richmond Golf Club on Friday 12th June was a huge success with 18 t…

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Superhero Is Our New Patron

Friday, July 03, 2015

SUPER NEWS! We are delighted to announce that recently cast Spiderman actor Tom Holland is our new M…

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Go Gold for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

This September, why not join Momentum and GO GOLD for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. Every day a…

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Innovative Sensory Pain Distraction Unit bought for Kingston Hospital

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Momentum children’s charity today bought a brand new 3D Sensory Pain Distraction Unit to be used in …

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Bentalls raises over £13k for Momentum

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Since its support of Momentum children’s charity began in 2010, Bentalls department store has helped…

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Eyewear brand Walter & Herbert partners with Momentum

Tuesday, January 26, 2016


Made in England eyewear brand, Walter & Herbert, hopes to raise thousands of pounds for South …

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Momentum launches its 'Love Local' Valentine's campaign

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Momentum children’s charity will be spreading the love this weekend by handing out red love heart ba…

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Momentum provides 3D Pain Distraction Unit for use at Epsom Hospital

Thursday, February 18, 2016

We are delighted to have bought a brand new 3D Sensory Pain Distraction Unit to be used at Epsom Hos…

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Surbiton-based company Air Charter Service raises over £6,000

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Generous employees at Air Charter Service offices in Surbiton have raised an incredible £6,011.48 fo…

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TV's Anneka Rice supports local school's incredible fundraiser

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Anneka Rice, famous for her TV series ‘Challenge Anneka’, proudly presented a cheque for an incredib…

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Happy Easter from Momentum!

Monday, March 21, 2016

Momentum would like to wish you all a very Happy Easter!

Easter wouldn’t be Easter without some fun …

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Children's Charity £5,000 Refurb Brightens Up St Peter's Hospital Isolation Room

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Beautiful colourful images of Momentum children’s charity’s Mo the Owl mascot and his friends now ad…

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Global's Make Some Noise chooses Momentum!

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Momentum children’s charity is thrilled to have been selected as one of this year’s beneficiaries to…

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Hollywood star Tom Holland raises over £1000 for Momentum

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Momentum children’s charity has it own celebrity superhero in the form of its Patron the actor Tom H…

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Huge refurb project gets underway at St Peter's Hospital thanks to a £52,000 grant

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Momentum children’s charity is thrilled to have been awarded a £52,000 grant by The Wisley Foundatio…

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North Cheam Sainsbury's Partnership with Momentum raises over £10,000

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Generous donations from staff and customers at Sainsbury’s in North Cheam along with in-store fundra…

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Children's author Dame Jacqueline Wilson launches new boat

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Well-known author Dame Jacqueline Wilson, author of the famous Hetty Feather and Tracy Beaker childr…

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Momentum wins Gold Medal at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Momentum children’s charity, based in Kingston upon Thames, is thrilled to have won a Gold Medal for…

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Momentum's £5,000 refurb brightens up Epsom Hospital Isolation Room

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Beautiful colourful owl images now adorn the walls of the Isolation Cubicle on Epsom Hospital’s Case…

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Refurb complete at St Peter's Oncology Unit

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Stunning golden beaches and brightly-coloured tropical fish now adorn the walls of the Little Oaks W…

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The Community Foundation for Surrey donates over £7,000 to support children in Epsom

Friday, August 05, 2016

Momentum is delighted to have been awarded £6,484 by The Community Foundation for Surrey, which will…

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Go Gold this month for childhood cancer awareness

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

This month (September), we are encouraging people to ‘Go Gold’ in support of national Childhood Canc…

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Momentum announced as Winner of Best Charity by Kingston Business Awards

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Momentum children’s charity was delighted to be crowned the winner in the Best Charity or Social Ent…

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Momentum honoured to be a part of 'Rosiefest'

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Momentum was honoured to be invited to attend ‘RosieFest’, the recent celebration of Rosie Mitchell’…

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Momentum Sprinkles Some Christmas Magic at Santa's Special Party

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

A spell-binding magician, a beautiful fairy and a magical Santa’s Grotto delighted nearly 100 childr…

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Stunning 'Sealife' Theme Makeover at Kingston Hospital Thanks to Children's Charity Refurb

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Stunning scenes of blue seas and brightly-coloured tropical fish now adorn the walls of the Triage R…

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Kingston Mayor Delivers Christmas Gifts to Children in Hospital

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

The Mayor of Kingston, Cllr Geoff Austin, sprinkled some Christmas magic to the children on Sunshine…

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Jacqueline Wilson themed isolation room unveiled

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Much-loved local children’s author Dame Jacqueline Wilson is the inspiration behind a beautiful newl…

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Sealife makeovers transform rooms at Kingston Hospital

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Stunning scenes of blue seas and brightly-coloured tropical fish now adorn the walls of a bay in the…

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Clubbing together to help Kingston children’s charity

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

A Kingston club has made a £5,000 donation to Momentum children’s charity to buy specialist equipmen…

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Croydon University Hospital Paediatric Isolation Room transformed thanks to refurb

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Beautiful, colourful images of pond life including frogs, ladybirds and butterflies now adorn the wa…

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Children's author Jacqueline Wilson inspires Epsom Hospital Room makeover

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Much-loved local children’s author Dame Jacqueline Wilson is the inspiration behind a beautiful newl…

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Global's Make Some Noise donate £80,300 to Momentum

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Today, Momentum children's charity was thrilled to receive a cheque for an incredible £80,300 from G…

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