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Annual LATCH Golf Day Raises Over £7,500

Published: August 3rd, 2018 in Past events, Uncategorized

The LATCH Welsh Children’s Cancer Charity Annual Charity Golf Day was held at Glamorganshire Golf Club on Friday 12th July, attended by over 120 local business people and golf enthusiasts. The Charity Golf Day, which is now in its 22nd year, was a resounding success, with £7,500 raised during the day. Phil Parker, who organises… More»

Programme of Events for Teenagers This August

Published: July 31st, 2018 in Uncategorized

To help support teenagers with cancer, LATCH has arranged a Programme of Summer Events, featuring a range of exciting activities. The events and activities will provide an opportunity for teenagers to meet others in similar situations, build confidence and learn new skills. So far, over 15 teenagers have responded to say that they would like… More»

Summer of Free Films

Published: July 25th, 2018 in Uncategorized

LATCH and Film Hub Wales are pleased to present viewings of some of the latest family films at Pontardawe Arts Centre absolutely free this August! Film Hub Wales aims to bring more films to more people in more places which is a perfect match for us and our aim to support children with cancer and… More»

LATCH Accommodation Refurbishment Complete

Published: July 11th, 2018 in News, Uncategorized

The LATCH home from home accommodation has undergone a complete transformation over the past few months, with no stone left unturned in our aim to provide a first class, modern environment for the families we support. The refurbishment involved repainting of all bedrooms, lounges and the LATCH kitchen area. New carpet has been fitted throughout,… More»

Skye Edgecombe Announced as Young Ambassador

Published: July 9th, 2018 in Uncategorized

LATCH held its second Ambassador Event at the Premier Inn, Cardiff North, back in June, with a huge turnout of people who had expressed an interest in becoming a LATCH Community Ambassador. The audience was made up of a broad range of supporters, many of whom had one thing in common – they’d all received… More»

Loteri Cymru Makes LATCH an Official Beneficiary Charity

Published: June 19th, 2018 in Uncategorized

After a brief hiatus, Loteri Cymru is back with an improved game which helps support five fantastic Welsh charities, and we’re pleased to announce that LATCH has been chosen as one of the first beneficiaries. The new game setup guarantees a minimum of 20% of all lottery proceeds will go to charitable causes. However, Sterling… More»

LATCH Welcomes First Junior Ambassador

Published: June 12th, 2018 in Uncategorized

LATCH held its first Ambassador Event at Ferryside Yacht Club a few weeks back, and we were thrilled to be joined by supporters from nearby communities who were keen to find out more about how they could become LATCH Community Ambassadors. Ava Phillips, age ten, attended the event, as she and her family were supported… More»

Community Ambassador Events Planned Across Wales

Published: May 2nd, 2018 in Uncategorized

The LATCH Team will be holding a number of Community Ambassador Events across Wales during May and June. The first two confirmed events are set to take place at 6.30pm at Ferryside Yacht Club on Friday 11th May and at 6.30pm at the Premier Inn, Cardiff North on Wednesday 13th June. The events aim to inform our valued… More»

LATCH Becomes a Skydive Swansea Charity Partner

Published: May 1st, 2018 in Uncategorized

We’re thrilled to announce that LATCH Welsh Children’s Cancer Charity is now an official Charity Partner of Skydive Swansea. Skydive Swansea is the only Skydiving group in Wales, committed to providing a safe environment using highly qualified instructors to allow people of all ages to experience the ultimate adrenaline rush over the Gower Peninsula, with the added… More»

LATCH Home from Home Accommodation Upgrade Begins

Published: April 18th, 2018 in Uncategorized

The LATCH home from home accommodation is undergoing an exciting refurbishment project from Monday 16th April which will help to provide a more modern, comfortable experience for the families we support. For health and safety reasons, this requires a total shutdown of the entire LATCH floor, meaning all of our eight bedrooms will be unavailable… More»

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