News and stories

Read the latest news from War Child and the stories of the children and families we support around the world.

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Record Store Day 2024

Record Store Day UK have announced this year’s fundraising activities to support War Child UK.

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Festivals Unite

All funds raised from the prize draw will go to War Child's Gaza emergency response work and Medical Aid for Palestinians.

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What the World Needs Now is Love

Jack Savoretti and Katherine Jenkins OBE release NEW single ‘What The Worlds Needs Now is Love’ in aid of War Child.

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The anonymous charity record sale returns after three years. All records to be exhibited at NOW gallery from 2nd - 17th March 2024.

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Day of the Girl 2023

Caity Baser, Nilüfer Yanya & The Mysterines perform in support of War Child’s ‘Day of the Girl’ event series in partership with YouTube Music.

Take That in support of War Child UK.

Take That in support of War Child

Take That have announced a special one-off show in support of War Child on Wednesday 21st June. Iconic London venue KOKO will play host to the most intimate performance from the band in years, as they perform songs from their legendary three-decade spanning music catalogue.