Paul Lesley and Chloe on a car journey in 2007 1

Remembering Chloe

A story without a happy ending, but one that hopefully gives others in similar situations some insight into moving on when a tragedy happens. Christmas 2006 was like most other peoples Christmas, family Christmas dinner and relatives visiting in the afternoon, my wife’s father had died suddenly two months earlier so her mother was spending […]

Jagger and Woody present as Cinderella cast deliver treats to Noah’s Ark

Teaming up this Christmas, strong Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital Charity supporters Jagger and Woody from Heart FM and the cast of the New Theatre’s Cinderella brought much-needed Christmas cheer to the young patients at Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales. Cinderella, Prince Charming and Buttons helped Jagger and Woody to deliver sacks of presents to […]

Hospital Based Volunteers Needed

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board are currently looking for volunteers to support a new Meet and Greet Service at the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales and Women’s Unit at the University Hospital of Wales. They are also looking to expand this service further across their other hospital sites in Cardiff and the Vale. […]

Superstar pays visit to Noah’s Ark

Baywatch and Knight Rider superstar, David Hasselhoff, visited sick children at the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales in November. The star, nicknamed “The Hoff” visited the hospital with his girlfriend Hayley Roberts to spend some time with the young patients. Following his visit to the Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales, David said; “If […]


Noah’s Ark would like to welcome all our new volunteers and thank you for all your hard work over the last year, your help and support is very much appreciated. Without all our volunteers our events would not have been the success they have been. Individuals as well as groups within the community have helped […]

Cardiff Half Marathon

A record 15,900 runners took part in the Cardiff Half Marathon this year, which is now the second biggest 13.1 mile race in the country after the Great North Run. For Noah’s Ark it was also a record breaking year as 102 runners strode out to raise funds for the charity in our new running […]

Family Fun Walk

The sun shone down on our very first Family Fun Walk on the 21st September and what a day it was! The fun 3k walk started with a party atmosphere at the Norwegian Church, Cardiff Bay as the DJ and Curves got the walkers warmed up and ready. We saw 238 walkers in total and […]