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Barrie Wells

Katarina Johnson-Thompson helps to host Box 4 Kids

Barrie Wells and guest host Katarina Johnson-Thompson provided three seriously ill children with a VIP experience watching LFC play Chelsea in an executive box on Saturday.

Seriously ill children get the VIP treatment through Box 4 Kids last weekend

Through our unique Box 4 Kids initiative, the Wells Sports Foundation hosted two different Box 4 Kids events last weekend, providing very deserving young children with an unforgettable experience watching their favourite sports teams play at Alliance Park and King Power Stadium in true VIP style.

Barrie bags 'Best Charity' at the Corporate Awards

The incredible hard work that Barrie Wells and the team at the Wells Sports Foundation have put into developing Box 4 Kids was recognised at the Corporate Engagement awards on Tuesday 28th October with Barrie Wells picking up two golds and a bronze.

Smiles all round for the children at Alder Hey Hospital, Beth Tweddle and the Wells Sports Foundation

Liverpool FC faced Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday which if you saw was perhaps not the result Liverpool was hoping for. However, the executive box at Anfield that Barrie Wells uses purely for the Foundations ‘Box 4 Kids’ scheme, was still filled with many smiling faces. 


6 young children who are all undergoing treatment for cancer received a real VIP style experience in the executive box at Leicester City football club this weekend courtesy of Box 4 Kids and new partnership with Caesars entertainment UK.

Athlete Support

Since 2009 Barrie has helped fund 22 of Britain’s best athletes, including Jessica Ennis, Beth Tweddle, Dai Greene, Holly Bleasdale and Jenny Meadows. Find Out More »


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