Christmas is Coming!Well Halloween is over for another year, we can now focus on the best time of the year, yes Christmas is Coming! So, whether planning that Christmas office party or your little Shepheard is in the school nativity we have all you need here at Hollywood Fancy Dress. Get Nativity Ready. The best part of the school year is the...
Christmas 2021What does Christmas 2021 have install for you? Visiting the Christmas markets, visiting family, cinema trips or just roasting your chestnuts in front of the open fire. Or are you rushing around getting those last minute Christmas party essentials. Here at Hollywood Fancy Dress we can help you. New to us this year we have a range of little stocking...
Christmas Jumper Day 2015!ITV’s Text Santa is back this year for festive fundraising with Christmas Jumper Day! Follow in your favourite TV personalities footsteps and whip your winter woollies out and get your money making hats on to make this year a success! Where Your Money Goes Previous years have seen Save The Children’s Christmas Jumper campaigns raise huge amounts of money and support here in the UK. This Year ITV’s Text Santa will help make it the best year yet! Proceeds from this year’s fundraising will go to Macmillan Cancer Support, the Make A Wish foundation and, of course, Save The Children. With your support nurses will be on hand to help those suffering the effects of cancer, terminally ill children will get the Christmas they deserve and children in the UK and across the world will receive support when they most needed. What better reason do you need to get a team together and raise money this winter? Continue reading →
Doing It For The KidsOn the 12th of December the organisation ‘Save the Children’ is holding a “Christmas Jumper Day” to raise funds for their cause. The event is now in its third year and has so far managed to raise more than £1.6 million, so let’s see how much we can boost it by this year! Who Are 'Save The Children'? Since the early 1900's all the way up to this day Save the Children has been working to help children and families from Britain and all across the world through war and times of famine. With no political agenda and a philosophy to help anyone one in need regardless of their colour, country or belief they have saved millions of lives. In 1919 Eglantyne Jebb and her sister Dorothy Buxton decided that campaigning for children's' rights just wasn't enough and at a public meeting at The Royal Albert Hall the Save The Children fund was created. While Dorothy concentrated on political campaigning, Eglantyne made it her mission to make children's rights and welfare a major issue across the globe. When her 'Declaration of the Rights of the Child' was adopted by the forerunner of the UN, The League of Nation's and managed to inspire the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, everything looked to be very promising. Continue reading →