7 February 2017 19:54 pm
If you’re planning a trip via Paddington Station this Friday, 10 February, then come and meet Paddington!TM. The nation’s favourite marmalade-loving bear from Peru, and mascot of children’s charity Action Medical Research, will be appearing at intervals throughout the day in ‘The Lawn’ area of the iconic London station....
12 September 2016 15:29 pm
This year we are celebrating 40 years of fundraising with Paddington BearTM. The much-loved bear from Darkest Peru has been at the heart of our fundraising ever since his creator, Michael Bond, met the charity’s founder, Duncan Guthrie, in 1976.
Paddington always likes to help wherever he can and so, after chatting over the matter with Mr Bond,...
5 August 2016 09:23 am
Horsham-based children’s charity Action Medical Research has launched a treasure hunt in the town to celebrate 40 years with Paddington BearTM as its official mascot.
A set of specially designed stickers have been hidden in small plastic tubs around the maze area of Horsham Park as part of a geocache-style treasure hunt which will run from...
17 June 2016 10:55 am
Action Medical Research is on the hunt for members of Paddington’s Make It Grow club as it celebrates 40 years with its official mascot Paddington BearTM.
Paddington has been at the heart of fundraising for the UK-wide children’s charity ever since his creator, Michael Bond, met Action’s founder Duncan Guthrie back in 1976 and his...
15 April 2016 09:05 am
A team from iTS Leadership in Bearsted are preparing for a 15-mile sponsored walk through central London for a UK-wide children’s charity.
They will be following the route of the London Underground Circle Line from Paddington back to Paddington as part of a bid to raise at least £2,500 for Action Medical Research, Paddington BearTM...
13 October 2015 10:57 am
A charity is urging walkers to join Team Paddington and conquer the UK’s highest mountains to raise funds to help save and change the lives of babies and children.
Action Medical Research is seeking teams of four to six people - at least three climbers and a driver - to take part in its Three Peaks Challenge from 2-3 July 2016.
11 September 2015 09:29 am
Schoolchildren are being urged to bring a bear for the day in support of Action Medical Research.
The children’s charity wants youngsters to bring their favourite cuddly toys to school in honour of its mascot, Paddington BearTM.
Bring your Bear is a fun and educational event that raises vital funds for the charity to help...
25 June 2015 10:34 am
Children’s charity Action Medical Research is celebrating the birthday of its faithful mascot Paddington BearTM on 25 June.
Paddington has been at the heart of fundraising for Action Medical Research ever since his creator, Michael Bond, met the charity’s founder, Duncan Guthrie, in 1976 and his friendly face has helped to attract...
11 June 2015 14:15 pm
Action Medical Research’s mascot Paddington BearTM will be the guest of honour at a dragon boat race in Paddington Basin to raise funds for the children’s charity.
The Paddington Partnership Dragon Boat Regatta, on the evening of Thursday, 18 June, is in its 15th year and this is the second time it has donated the proceeds to Action Medical...
5 February 2015 16:21 pm
New ‘Bring your Bear’ schools pack includes Paddington™ Movie Stickers
Paddington Bear has been at the heart of fundraising for Action Medical Research ever since his creator, Michael Bond, met the charity’s founder, Duncan Guthrie, in 1976 and this year he's been starring in the...
28 October 2014 14:30 pm
Davina McCall to unveil new PaddingtonTM ‘look’ for Action Medical Research’s Mascot on the Paddington Trail
TV presenter Davina McCall has designed a new suit to adorn her very own Paddington as part of London’s Paddington Trail, to celebrate the UK release of the Paddington film on 28 November this year. A steadfast supporter...
8 October 2014 15:01 pm
Paddington Bear™ has been at the heart of fundraising for UK children’s charity Action Medical Research since 1976. As the charity’s HQ is based in Horsham, the lovable bear is thrilled that the local museum will be featuring the ‘Paddington Goes to the Museum’ exhibition from 16 October until 31 December 2014.
22 September 2014 17:03 pm
Paddington makes a final plea for donations as he returns from a charity tour with Action Medical Research
Paddington BearTM is heading home after a successful mission during which he visited more than 100 sick children and babies in support of his favourite UK charity Action Medical Research.
The famous bear, who is set to hit the big screen...
7 August 2014 17:25 pm
Children’s favourite, Paddington Bear™, paid a visit to delighted young patients at the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital on Tuesday, August 5, as part of a new UK tour to raise vital funds for Action Medical Research.
The charity’s mascot, who is set to hit the big screen later this year, spent the morning with kids at the...
6 August 2014 20:11 pm
Paddington Bear is packing up his famous suitcase and setting off for a summer adventure in support of UK charity, Action Medical Research. The charity’s mascot, who is set to hit the big screen later in the year, will begin a tour around UK hospitals this August to visit sick children and babies in a bid to raise vital funds for breakthrough...
20 June 2014 17:04 pm
Children’s charity, Action Medical Research is calling on the nation to help celebrate its mascot’s birthday later this month. Paddington™, the lovable furry friend from all our childhoods, celebrates his summer birthday on Wednesday 25 June this year.
There are two ways that people can get involved and help ensure that Paddington...
23 May 2014 11:12 am
The 2,000 year-old legend of Dragon Boat Racing will be taking place at Paddington Basin on the evening of Thursday 12 June. The event has been running at Paddington since 2000 and will this year be supporting children’s charity Action Medical Research, Paddington Bear’s favourite UK charity. Paddington Bear himself will be making an...
1 October 2013 10:03 am
A new, fun, innovative and FREE phone and web app will enable people to buy uniquely personalised T-Shirts featuring their favourite children’s characters while raising money for good causes.
Action Medical Research and its fundraising mascot Paddington Bear are extending their partnership for the T-Shirt Booth app, which will enable young fans...
3 May 2013 11:18 am
Charity Christmas cards are big business, but are they all the real deal? Children’s Charity Action Medical Research is for 2013 launching a unique range of Christmas cards, from which ALL profits will go to the charity to help fund vital research for sick babies and children.
The cards will be launched on Tuesday 14 May at Progressive Greetings...
13 March 2013 14:00 pm
Paddington Bear and One Stop are again teaming up in 2013 to mobilise support for the UK children’s charity, Action Medical Research.
From 15 March to 15 May, all One Stop shops are placing Paddington-themed collection boxes on their countertops to raise valuable funds. The nation’s favourite bear is the mascot of the charity which finds and...
22 June 2012 17:46 pm
Join in Paddington’s birthday celebrations by visiting his wish list http://www.action.org.uk/support_us/company_support/paddington_bear
Paddington Bear celebrates his summer birthday on Monday 25 June.
When he was first found by the Brown family at Paddington station, the small bear wasn’t sure how old he was....
29 March 2012 15:33 pm
Action Medical Research’s mascot Paddington Bear is mobilizing support for the children’s charity which hopes to raise £10k in eight weeks.
From Monday 23 April to Monday 11 June, all One Stop shops are placing Action Medical Research collection boxes on their countertops to raise valuable funds for the charity. One Stop is a...
23 March 2012 17:59 pm
The small bear from Darkest Peru, who we have all loved for so many years, is now officially the nation’s best having been voted the favourite animated character in the UK.
Children’s charity, Action Medical Research’s mascot, has beaten an impressive shortlist including Aleksandr Meerkat and Super Ted.
The announcement was made at...
16 March 2012 15:03 pm
The traveler in Paddington Bear is back from Darkest Peru and is all set to make an exciting journey to the Olympic Stadium on 1 April. Children’s charity Action Medical Research’s mascot has been voted by the public to be one of 10 charity mascots taking part in a 100m race as part of the Gold Challenge Olympic Stadium Event.
11 March 2011 15:15 pm
Paddington Bear is encouraging primary schools, nurseries and children’s groups across the UK to register to take part in his annual Bring your Bear event this summer to raise vital funds for his favourite children’s charity, Action Medical Research.
The Bring your Bear concept is simple and fun. Just choose a day from May onwards when the...