ParcelHero Curiocities quiz full image. Copyright 2017 August 15, 2017

ParcelHero Presents: CurioCities, a city quiz

Can you name a hundred cities around the world? Do you know your Cardiffs from your Casablancas?

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#PHWinterWorkshop charity boxes February 03, 2017

#PHWinterWorkshop is Almost Over

The time has come to bid farewell to ParcelHero’s #PHWinterWorkshop charity auction. The last of our boxes have been listed on eBay and are available to bid on right now. We have seen great interest in our boxes, with the Tony Visconti David Bowie memorial box being the highlight. Every winning bid goes to Great […]

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#phwinterworkshop boxes December 06, 2016

A Closer Look at Some of #PHWinterWorkshop’s Gift Boxes – Part III

This Christmas, ParcelHero are auctioning gift boxes designed by artists from all over the world. All money raised goes directly to Great Ormond Street Hospital. Last year we raised nearly £1,000 for Oxfam; this year we want to do better and raise £1,500. This money will be enough to purchase a portable heart monitor and can […]

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December 05, 2016

A Closer Look at Some of #PHWinterWorkshop’s Gift Boxes – Part II

Last year ParcelHero raised almost £1,000 for charity, this year we intend to raise £1,500 for Great Ormond Street Hospital. To hit this target, we sent artists all around the world a blank wooden box and asked them to cover the box with their designs and place a little something inside. We are now auctioning […]

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ParcelHero's charity boxes ready for ebay auction December 02, 2016

A Closer Look at Some of #PHWinterWorkshop’s Gift Boxes

These stunning boxes have been sent to us for ParcelHero’s #PHWinterWorkshop charity auction. Last year we raised nearly £1,000 for charity and this year we want to do better. Our target is £1,500 and to hit this figure we are auctioning off a selection of boxes that have been decorated by artists from all over the […]

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October 28, 2016

The #PHWinterWorkshop Is Coming – Will You Help Raise £1,500 For G.O.S.H?

We are at it again. After the huge success of last year’s fundraiser for children’s charity Great Ormond Street Hospital, we are very pleased to announce our Winter Workshop is now cranking into action, with new elves and a new target – £1,500 – enough to cover the cost of a portable heart monitor. Smiles […]

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March 23, 2016

Bid Now! It’s The G.O.S.H. Mumblesale

In search of some new kids toys and clothes for the little ones? Fancy bidding and raising money for a great cause? Welcome to the ParcelHero #Mumblesale – where you can buy great new kids toys, clothes and accessories and raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital, all at the same time. This is Mum’s […]

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January 25, 2016

Marmite or Vegemite? Which Is Better? You Decide – Vote Now

As the dust settles on the sticky Vitamin D-rich battlefield, two giants emerge panting and facing one another; both hold wooden spoons dripping in black nectar.

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December 22, 2015

A Mountain Rescue Hero: Announcing The Everyday Volunteer Hero 2015

As the UK faced a tirade of flooding and severe weather conditions last month, volunteers like Ian Peckitt, a member of his local Mountain Rescue Team in Scarborough, rallied together to help those who truly need it. Described as a ‘true hero’ by his wife and son as our Volunteer Everyday Hero 2015 braves treacherous terrain day […]

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December 16, 2015

Using Dance To Strengthen the Community: Announcing the Everyday People’s Hero 2015

Having your own dance crew does seem pretty spectacular, especially when it’s primarily role is bringing a community together under the banner of hip-hop with some pretty impressive dance moves. Thomas Glynn, our ParcelHero People’s Hero 2015, established the UC Crew to break-down social barriers in St Helens and bring those from all generations closer together through the power […]

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December 14, 2015

Talking to Paula: The Everyday Hero Winner Who Brought The Ice Bucket Challenge To The UK

Do you know someone like Paula? Paula delivers babies on weekdays,  runs marathons on weekends and falls from the sky when she finds the time to board an aircraft and put a parachute on, all in the name of charity. To date, Paula has raised a little over £25,000 for varied causes. Oh, and she brought the Ice Bucket Challenge […]

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December 09, 2015

Coaching For Gold: Announcing The ParcelHero Everyday Sports Hero

87 year old John Dunne is not only adored by his family, but by the community of disabled athletes and sporting people he has coached and developed back into winning shape; with some even going on to win Paralympic bronze and silver medals. This is the tale of our Everyday Sports Hero 2015. Get it there in […]

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