The Greatest Show Ball lives up to its name

On Saturday 22nd September we held our “Greatest Show” Charity Ball at the Doubletree buy Hilton, Hull. A total of 260 guests took their seats under the “big top” as the Ings Primary School Choir and Wedding Belles sang their repertoire of songs to welcome them.

Then it was time for our delicious circus-themed menu which included popcorn soup and funfair desserts.

We were treated to a spellbinding performance from a group of local aerial performers and our compere Nathan Major even serenaded us with a Greatest Showman classic.

Guests took part in fundraising activities such as our “Grand Balloon Pop” and our silent auction.

The event was our most successful ball EVER and raised a whopping £9,000!

A special thank you to the companies and schools that bought tickets to the event: Northern Gas Networks, ABP, Rollits, Trident, Harris Lacey and Swain, St Stephen’s, Wyke Printers, Houlton, Hobson Porter, Yorkshire Staffing Services, GGP Consult, MKM, Cobus Communications, Southcoates Primary, Ings Primary and Priory Primary.

Thank you to Agility Events, Ings Primary, Wedding Belles, Kevin Greene Photography, Trident, Miss Direction, Nathan Major, Dolly Daydreams Party Caravan, Influence Media for making the evening so special.

Check out the green screen photos from the event here: https://www.kevingreenephotography.co.uk/v/photos/85419vfm/children-s-university-ball-2018

Watch the fantastic video of the event by Influence Media:

The Greatest Show Ball

Our Greatest Show Ball was our most successful fundraising ball ever and was a truly unforgettable evening! 🎪We are so grateful to Influence Media for putting together this amazing video which perfectly captured the night. 🤹🏼‍♀️We wouldn't have been able to have a video like this if it wasn't for their support.Who can spot themselves in the video? 😊Such great memories to cherish! ✨#GreatestShowball

Posted by Hull and EY Children's University on Friday, 12 October 2018

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