Press Releases

Happy New Year from Momentum!

Thursday, January 1, 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 5, 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 2…

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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 1, 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 7, 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 1, 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 3, 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 1, 2015

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

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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 9, 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 8, 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 3, 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 5, 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 5, 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 4, 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 5, 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 6, 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 6, 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 7, 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 7, 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 8, 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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Berkeley Homes (West London) and Momentum Launch 3 Year Partnership

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Berkeley Homes (West London) has today launched a new partnership with Momentum, a Surrey based char…

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Be A Superhero For The Day

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Momentum children’s charity will be holding a one-mile sponsored walk on Sunday 14th May at King Geo…

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Young Girl Has Long Locks Chopped To Support Other Cancer Sufferers

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

A young girl from Caterham, who has recently battled cancer, had her beautiful long locks cut off in…

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New St Peter's Hospital Refurb Inspired By Jacqueline Wilson

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

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Hollywood Spiderman Tom Holland raises funds for Momentum

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Kingston-born celebrity, and current Hollywood Spider-Man Tom Holland has today announced that he wi…

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Momentum Wins Gold at RHS Hampton Court Flower Show 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

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

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Stunning 'Secret Garden' for Children Unveiled at Kingston Hospital

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Momentum children's charity has teamed up with local award-winning garden designer Tom Massey to cre…

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Stunning 'Sealife' Makeover of Isolation Room at Epsom Hospital

Thursday, August 3, 2017

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

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Local Celebrities, MPs and Companies Support Momentum's Childhood Cancer Awareness Month Campaign

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Spiderman actor Tom Holland, Alan Partridge actress and Momentum's new patron Felicity Montagu, come…

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Former Kingston Mayor Raises Over £30,000 For Sick Children Locally

Friday, September 22, 2017

The former mayor of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames Geoff Austin, through the Mayor’s Char…

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£10,000 Makeover Transforms Playroom at Queen Mary's Hospital for Children in Sutton

Friday, October 20, 2017

A playroom at Queen Mary’s Hospital for Children in Sutton has been completely transformed thanks to…

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American Drive-In Movies Theme Transforms East Surrey Hospital

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Pictured Left to Right: Ward Manager Ellen Parker, Momentum Family Support Worker Kerrie, George Woo…

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Special Christmas Craft Evening Held for Momentum Echoes

Wednesday, December 6, 2017


Momentum children’s charity held a very special festive evening for its Bereavement Support Group…

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Surbiton Based Company Delivers Christmas Gifts To Sick Children Locally

Thursday, December 14, 2017

This week dozens of presents were kindly donated by Surbiton-based company Genuine Solutions to Mome…

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Charity brightens up Kingston Hospital's Sunshine Children's Ward

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Stunning pictures of a colourful fairground scene and tropical sealife have brightened up Sunshine W…

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Stunning new Croydon University Hospital refurbishment

Monday, February 19, 2018

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

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Beautiful holiday home refurbishment provides respite breaks for children with cancer

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

A complete refurbishment of a holiday home in the New Forest will enable much-needed respite holiday…

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A record year for the Richmond May Ball on Richmond Green raising £75,000 to support charity

Monday, May 21, 2018

The Richmond May Ball 2018
Friday 11th May saw 450 guests enjoying a Laurent Perrier champagne recept…

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Hot air balloons and spring meadows come to Epsom Hospital Children's Ward

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Momentum Children’s Charity has just completed its sixth project for Epsom Hospital, proving once ag…

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Momentum Children's Charity and Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals set out to create the perfect play setting for children with cancer

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals, Momentum Children’s Charity and Berkeley Homes come together to ce…

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Charity patron and Spider-man star visits children at Kingston Hospital

Friday, June 1, 2018

Tom Holland, Spider-man star and patron of Momentum Children’s Charity, spent yesterday afternoon pu…

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Momentum Charity Golf Day 2018

Friday, June 8, 2018

The Momentum Charity Golf Day took place on Friday 8th June at the beautiful Richmond Golf Club.


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