Charity news

Aardman & Catsnake capture the beauty of birds in film for RSPB Legacy

The majestic watercolour film celebrates the RSPB during Remember a Charity Week

AardRunners Grand Appeal Run

AardRunners raise over £3000 for The Grand Appeal

Partners took part in the charity's first ever virtual running event, the Grand Run

Animated film 'New Mindset' is launched on World Mental Health Day

Stephen Fry voices new Aardman animation on the shocking state of mental health worldwide

Gromit Unleashed 2: Trail Locations Released

With less than two months to go, The Grand Appeal have announced the trail locations for this summer's charity arts trail Gromit Unleased 2.


Breaking Bad star calls on nation to #ShareTheOrange to get people thinking differently about dementia.

Aardman shows the impact of Malaria in animated film as part of global awareness campaign

Aardman shows the impact of the world’s oldest and deadliest disease as part of global campaign demanding bold political action on malaria.

New 'Playtime with Pantosaurus' game helps keep kids safe from abuse

Aardman have produced a new game for NSPCC which aims to keep children safe from sexual abuse.

Gromit Unleashed 2: The Grand Appeal Reveals 2018 Trail Characters

Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Appeal is teaming up with Aardman for a new public arts train in 2018, featuring not one but three favourite Aardman characters.

Aardman announce charity art auction to support 'Aardriders' charity fundraising

Aardman will auction original and limited edition art to support Bristol Children's Hospital.

Giant Morph launches new Grand Appeal charity exhibition to mark characters 40th

A giant Morph sculpture will be touring Bristol this summer to promote the upcoming charity exhibition 'Morph: Still Naughty a 40' charity exhibition by The Grand Appeal.

Aardman produce 'Headbomz' with Valenstein & Fatt for Vodafone Ireland Foundation and ISPCC Childline

Aardman produce new animated film for schools programme designed to assist parents and teachers to show children how talking makes us stronger.

Aardman produce new animated film for Project Everyone's 'Global Goals'

Aardman continue their partnership with Project Everyone and release new film animated for Global Goals initiative.

NSPCC team with Aardman to create 'Talk Pants' awareness animation

Aardman has created a new animation for UK children's charity NSPCC to help parents keep children safe from abuse.

Aardman create short charity film for Bristol Ageing Better

Aardman team with Bristol Ageing Better to tackle loneliness amongst older people

Shaun the Sheep Invades London for Shaun in the City!

Wiltshire pupil has winning storyboard brought to life by Aardman and IntoFilm

Aardman have animated 13-year-old Hannah Mason's short film storyboard following a national storyboarding competition hosted by the film and education charity Into Film, the IPO and the Industry Trust for IP Awareness.

Giant Gromit sculptures set to go under the hammer live from Hong Kong!

Art bidders from around the world will have the chance to buy one of 70 unique decorated giant sculptures of world-famous animated character Gromit, when they go to auction tomorrow in Hong Kong and online!

Shaun in the City Art Trail Comes to London and Bristol in 2015!

Shaun the Sheep to have his very own charity arts trail next year in London and Bristol!

Aardman and Deki present the story of ‘Brigitte, Bruno and Ben’

Aardman and Bristol Charity ‘Deki’ have released a special 70 second film entitled ‘Brigitte, Bruno and Ben’. The film demonstrates through animation how a loan of just £10 can change the lives of an entire family in the developing world.

UK charity initiative Gromit Unleashed goes global

UK charity phenomenon, Gromit Unleashed is set for international attention in a new exhibition this summer of giant Gromit sculptures in Hong Kong.

Giant Gromits raise over £2.3million for Bristol Children’s Hospital

Charity phenomenon, Gromit Unleashed came to a fantastic finale this evening as 81 giant Gromit sculptures went under the hammer in an electrifying auction to raise money for Bristol Children’s Hospital.

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