At the end of May, we were delighted to welcome the Galaxy’s favourite Wookie, Chewbacca, for a surprise appearance to meet and greet patients ahead of a special screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story.
We are refreshing our board, ambassadors and patrons, to put the right people in place to power our growth.
Over 100 MediCinema patients and families joined Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends on their expedition to London at special preview screenings of Christopher Robin last month.
“You run out of things to talk about when you’re in hospital for a long time and not doing much – with yourselves and with others – and MediCinema is the tonic to that.”
The force was strong in hospitals throughout the UK on May 4th and the four days running up to it when we made Star Wars Day last all week!
MediCinema is seeking a talented comms professional to join our team and help power our growth.
Watch Christopher Robin a day before release and help us bring the magic of cinema to thousands of MediCinema families.
In partnership (and thanks to!) Vue, we have recently launched a new advert to promote MediCinema which features our patron, acclaimed British actor, Simon Pegg!
MediCinema are having our very own Feel Better Festival!
We're recruiting an experienced Executive Assistant to support our CEO and small, friendly head office team!
In conjunction with 20th Century Fox, Showcase Cinemas are showing special advance screenings of Love, Simon with all proceeds going to us!
Earlier this year Dame Diana Rigg Rigg, acclaimed English actress and MediCinema patron, spoke at an event to inspire people to support MediCinema.
Loneliness and social isolation are incredibly damaging to people’s health, both mentally and physically, but MediCinema helps.
Ten incredible people, have teamed up to take on the Virgin London Marathon and raise vital funds for our work.
Our young patients and their families enjoyed their very own frozen adventure with some extra special guests.
We're delighted to announce the latest in a series of new appointments to our board of trustees: Kezia Williams, Head of Theatrical Distribution at Entertainment One.
As part of a series of trustee appointments in support of MediCinema’s growth strategy, Crispin Lilly, Chief Executive of Everyman Media Group, has been appointed to our board of trustees.
Our super supporters have raised vital funds for us in a wide variety of ways.
We’ve been able to offer our patients and their families some very special screenings over the last few months!
Help us raise £1,000, and if we do six of our partners will each donate £1,000 too!
MediCinema have the chance to win up to £5,000 from the Aviva Community Fund, but we need your votes to get there!
We recently ran a survey asking everyone who comes to our MediCinema screenings what they think of our service, and the results are in!
Our fantastic fundraisers have found so many incredible ways to raise vital funds for our screenings.
MediCinema is all about giving patients and their families the chance to have a break from life in hospital and all that goes with it, but some patients can’t come to our regular screenings.
Halloween Night Fever is BACK! Join MediCinema and Alex Zane at Café de Paris for our annual gala event this October.
Vue MD, Kevin Styles, and DDA Group CEO, Lawrence Atkinson, have joined our board of trustees.
Charity screening of Superman (1978) to fundraise for us and celebrate Kelly Warnell's last day of her 365 days in film challenge.
MediCinema presented at a recent Swarovski lunchtime lecture in the Swarovski Office in London
Lewis Hamilton treats our patients to an afternoon in the fast lane!
Disney holds a special gala screening for Cars 3 to support and celebrate its charity partners
Want to fundraise for MediCinema but not sure how? Here are a few ideas!
Our key achievements in each of our seven MediCinemas in 2016.
To thank our wonderful volunteers, we heard from one every day during Volunteers Week 2017!
Star Wars droids bring the light side to MediCinema patients!
We're recruiting a Senior Fundraising Officer with experience in corporate fundraising!
MediCinema are in with the chance to do bucket collections at Chelsea Football Club matches, but we need your votes to get there.
Tune into BBC Radio 4 to hear Sir Derek Jacobi present our appeal!
Join #TeamMediCinema for the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100!
We're recruiting a Cinema Manager for our CW+ MediCinema in Chelsea and Westminster Hospital!
Give a night at the movies to thousands of patients like Robert.
Run for MediCinema! Take part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon or Virgin London Marathon in 2017!
On Wednesday 4th May 2016, the Force was strong inside the ICAP MediCinema at our Guy’s Hospital in London, where Mark Hamill surprised patients at the special #May the 4th screening..
Over the last year we have been working with the amazing team at Jollywise to overhaul and bring our website back into the present by a complete online rebrand.
On Wednesday 13th April the first MediCinema in Italy opened its door inside the University Hospital Agostino Gemelli in Rome to an amazing preview of The Jungle Book.
Our annual industry film quiz extravaganza was once again held this year, but with a scary Halloween theme!
On October 26th 2015, we held a premiere night fundraising screening of the latest British treasure - SPECTRE - at our St Thomas MediCinema in London.
The magic of Disney has once again been brought to our MediCinemas, this time in the beautiful shape of Cinderella’s glass slipper!
On August 3rd 2015 our brand new Yorkhill MediCinema was officially opened with a red-carpet premiere style event showing Minions in 3D!
Two charities, ourselves and CW+, have partnered together to bring a state-of-the-art cinema to Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. The CW+MediCinema was officially launched in October at a special event in the hospital attended by donors, supporters, hospital staff and patients.