Action For Children … 150th Anniversary Celebrations


The National Children's Home and Orphanage was founded in 1869. In 2019, now called Action for Children, it celebrated its 150th Anniversary nationwide, as illustrated here within our circuit.


Welcome to Cookham Rise!

Welcome to Cookham Rise!

Cookham Rise … Celebrate with food … Inevitably!

Cookham Rise … Celebrate with food … Inevitably!

Enjoying the Celebrations at Cookham Rise.

Enjoying the Celebrations at Cookham Rise.

Enjoying the Celebrations at Cookham Rise.

Enjoying the Celebrations at Cookham Rise.

Arriving at Old Windsor.

Arriving at Old Windsor.

Margaret talks about Action for Children.

Margaret talks about Action for Children.

The Anniversary Cake

The Anniversary Cake

Jo cuts the Anniversary Cake

Jo cuts the Anniversary Cake

Enjoying the Celebrations at Old Windsor

Enjoying the Celebrations at Old Windsor