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23 May 2016
Scotland is asked to give a big ‘welcome home’ to an ex-pat as he completes a 560-mile run between Germany and Glasgow to raise money for Children 1st.
22 April 2016
Teams from 17 leading Scottish organisations took on the heat of Dragons’ Glen, smashed the target and raised £150,703.14 for Children 1st, Scotland’s National Children’s Charity.
26 February 2016
Children 1st has welcomed proposals published today by the Scottish Courts and Tribunals Service to ensure child witnesses are treated fairly in the justice system.
24 February 2016
Today a group of school children from Glasgow, Clackmannanshire and East Lothian gathered at Children’s 1st’s office in Edinburgh to present films they had made about family rules, discipline and punishment in the home.
29 January 2016
Children 1st is delighted to announce that players of People’s Postcode Lottery have awarded it £600,000 for 2016.
27 January 2016
Children 1st has thanked players of the People’s Postcode Lottery for enabling it to support children and families across Scotland through difficult times.
06 January 2016
Juliette Paton, who has been a volunteer fundraiser with Children 1st for over three decades, has received an MBE for her services to the charity in the New Year’s Honours.
15 December 2015
Ex-pat John McGurk is aiming to raise £30,000 for Children 1st by undertaking a 560 mile run between Germany and Glasgow next year – and he’ll do it all in his kilt.
10 December 2015
Children 1st has revealed that a quarter of children and families it supported last year were affected by domestic abuse.
09 December 2015
Kind-hearted pupils from one of Edinburgh’s biggest secondary schools have donated sack-loads of toys, games and other Christmas gifts for children receiving support from charity Children 1st.