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Chairman Brendan McConville pledges his support for Steven Agnew’s proposed private Members Bill to improve outcomes for children

Brendan McConville has campaigned for many years through his “a lifetime of difference” appeal at The Buddy Bear Trust School to see conductive education become a ‘mainstream’ part of the education and therapy for children suffering from cerebral ...

Gary McCausland, TV Presenter & Property Developer makes a surprise visit!

Gary McCausland, TV Presenter and Property Developer made a surprise visit to present a cheque for £1000 to help with the work of the Buddy Bear Trust. While he was here he was  saw little Caleb Kerr take his first independent steps! We were ...

Ulster Teachers Union Conference Supports Buddy Bear Trust

The 2012 Ulster Teachers Union Conference took place in Newcastle this month and was attended by Miss Illdiko Veres, Principal of Buddy Bear Trust and Mr Brendan McConville, Chairman Buddy Bear Trust. At the Conference Mrs Gillian Garrett, th...

HEBRON SCHOOL OF Martial Arts Supports Buddy Bear Children

Megan Sutton, a student at the North West College in Omagh was so impressed with the work of the staff of the Buddy Bear School in helping children with cerebral palsy that she asked her friends at the Hebron School of Martial arts run by William ...

Banbridge Lions Club support Buddy Bear Trust School

Paul Bennington, President of Banbridge Lions Club
Children with cerebral palsy at the Buddy Bear Trust School in Dungannon will benefit from the generosity and endeavours of the members of Banbridge Lions Club said Brendan McConville, Chairman of the Trust.  Children attend the Buddy Bear School ...

Conductive Education

Short Literature Review on Conductive Education    A Report for the General Teaching Council in Northern Ireland   Presented by   Dr Despina Galanouli   School of Education/GTCNI   Queen’s University Belfast   March 2010   Conductive Education – ...

Darren Clarke Portrait for Buddy Bear

  PRESS RELEASE Dungannon Council Offices   Photo:  Mr Kenneth Reid Mayor, Mr Brendan McConville, & Mr Alan Burke Chief Executive Portrait of Darren Clarke Champion Darren invited to be a Patron for Disabled” “We all need a Buddy and a Champi...

Killicomaine pupils raise £400 for The Buddy Bear Trust

On Thursday 10th February 2011, a cheque for £400 was presented to the chairman of The Buddy Bear Trust. The pupils of Killicomaine Junior High School had raised the money last term by having a Christmas themed non-uniform day. Ba...

Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce Supports Buddy Bear Trust

Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce  selects the Buddy Bear Trust charity.     Mrs Phyllis Agnew (Tughans Solicitors) with Mr Campbell and Mr Danny Kennedy, MLA Minister       The Lord Mayor of Belfast looks on whi...

World Snooker Referee

GENEROUS GIFT FROM WORLD SNOOKER REFEREE TO BUDDY BEAR TRUST     Mrs Geraldine Donaghy, Buddy Bear Trust representative and volunteer from Blackrock with Mr Len Ganley and Miss Ildiko Veres, Principal. Mr Ganley refereed four World Snoo...