Tag Archives: The Toy Trust

The Toy Trust details its Around the World in 80 Hours 2021 fundraising event

The Toy Trust has detailed its new fundraising initiative for 2021: Around the World in 80 Hours, an industry-wide attempt to cover 40,075 kilometres, akin to circumnavigating the globe. Kicking off at 9am on Friday, June 11th this year, the event will call on the toy industry to take part, …

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Raise money and bag yourself a bargain with this year’s Toy Trust Media Auction

The 2021 Toy Trust Media Auction is now open and ready to accept bids. The auction will close at 3pm on Friday, January 29th. The second largest fundraising activity for the Toy Trust each year, the annual Media Auction gives companies the chance to bag themselves a media bargain, with …

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The Toy Trust cancels the 2020 Toy Trust Activity Day

The Toy Trust has announced its decision to cancel this year’s annual Toy Trust Activity Day. The move has been made in accordance to Government advice amid the deepening COVID-19 situation across not only the UK, but the world, and its impact on the UK toy industry. The Toy Trust …

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The annual Toy Trust Media Auction secures £105,000 at Toy Fair 2020

The annual Toy Trust Media Auction has secured an impressive £105,000 in money raised for the industry charity, the second largest total the initiative has ever achieved. The annual auction itself is the second largest fundraising activity for the Toy Trust each year, and this year, saw airtime and printed …

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ToyNews to run London Vitality Big Half Marathon for Toy Trust fundraiser

Pre-empting the need to shift the Christmas excess somehow, ToyNews’ own Robert Hutchins has struck upon no better idea than to undergo mile after mile of unbearable stitch and cramp pain in the name of the Toy Trust. On Sunday, March 1st, 2020, ToyNews – alongside a toy industry’s worth …

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Support the Toy Trust and secure your place in 2020 Vitality Big Half marathon

The toy industry charity, The Toy Trust is calling on all marathon runners, hobblers and gluttons for punishment to take part in the 2020 Vitality Big Half and help raise money for the vital work the organisation carries out here in the UK. The Toy Trust has secured a number …

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Generation Media raises over £1000 for Toy Trust after fancy dress Quiz Night success

Generation Media has raised 0ver £1,000 in funds for the industry charity, the Toy Trust by hosting a ‘G’ themed fancy dress Quiz Night. Over 60 industry members, from the likes of media owners such as Disney to bods at Super Awesome, competed in teams as they all battled it …

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The Toy Trust donates £10,000 to Mozambique’s Cyclone Idai relief efforts

Following the devastating cyclone that has hit South East Africa, The Toy Trust Committee has agreed to donate up to £10,000 on behalf of the UK toy industry to two charitable relief efforts to help in the region. Christian Aid, Samaritan’s Purse and Shelter Box will all receive £3,325 from …

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The Toy Trust takes to Oxford’s Wet N Wild for the 2019 Big Challenge

Taking place on Saturday, June 8th in Wallingford in Oxfordshire, the event will see large teams, small groups or individuals all take part in the traditional triathlon race which will feature an open water swim, a 65 mile bike ride and a 5km or 10km run.

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