Mary Peters Trust

Lighthouse Communications client the Mary Peters Trust supports young athletes to realise their potential by providing both financial and advisory support. Since its inception more than 40 years ago, the Mary Peters Trust has made a staggering number of Awards making a difference to the lives of thousands of young athletes from across Northern Ireland.

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Schools urged to take part in Mary Peters’ ‘Trainers for the Trust’

28th September 2018

Mary Peters Trust, Northern Ireland’s leading sporting charity, has launched a ‘Trainers for the Trust’ initiative in its continued race to raise £1 million ahead of Dame Mary Peters’ 80th birthday next year. The fundraising campaign, entitled ‘Mary’s Race to a Million’, is a direct investment in the future of sport in Northern Ireland, and…

Dame Mary Peters CH, DBE celebrates ticking ‘pulling a pint’ off her bucket list in the Dark Horse, Belfast to launch the final push towards ‘Mary’s Race to a Million.’

Mary Peters Trust launches the final push in ‘Race to a Million’

10th August 2018

The Mary Peters Trust has launched a series of events in a final push in its ‘Mary’s Race to a Million’ fundraising campaign which aims to hit its £1 million target before Dame Mary Peters’ 80th birthday next year. For more than 40 years, the Mary Peters Trust has played a huge part in the…

GRANT THORNTON RUNWAY RUN SCALES NEW HEIGHTS Richard Gillan, Managing Partner of Grant Thornton in Northern Ireland, Chris Henry, Ulster Rugby star and event ambassador, and Gail McKee of charity partner Make-A-Wish Foundation join runners at the starting line at last nightÕs Grant Thornton Runway Run at Belfast City Airport. The hugely-popular event attracted a record number of runners as 600 local businessmen and women took part in the 5k run on the tarmac of the airport. Teams of four from organisations across a wide range of sectors came together for the third year of the leading business advisory firmÕs event.

Grant Thornton Runway Run scales new heights

23rd June 2017

The hugely-popular Grant Thornton Runway Run 2017 attracted a record number of runners last night (Thursday, 22nd June 2017) as 600 local businessmen and women took part in the 5k run on the tarmac of George Best Belfast City Airport. Teams of four from organisations across a wide range of sectors came together for the…