Real Aid Shoeboxes Deadline

20th November 2016 all-day
Bridlington Priory Church
Church Green
Bridlington, East Yorkshire
YO16 7JX

Thank you for your support

The deadline for the Real Aid Christmas Gift Box Appeal 2016 has now passed, and Bridlington Priory received a fantastic response. A total of 69 shoeboxes were given to Real Aid. A big thank you to those who participated!



Real Aid Christmas Box Appeal 2016. Bridlington Priory is supporting the ‘Real Aid’ Charity Christmas Gift Box Appeal for children in Romania and Moldova.

Suggested items to include:

  • Colouring book & crayons
  • Notebook/exercise book
  • Pens & pencils
  • Chalks
  • Skipping rope or ball
  • Playing cards
  • Soap & facecloth
  • Toothpaste & brush
  • Small first aid kit & plasters
  • Comb
  • New underwear
  • Stocking fillers
  • Puzzle or small toy (no batteries)
  • You may like to send a card – please print & keep the greeting simple.

Remember: To comply with customs regulations do not pack:-

  • Chocolate, sweets, any food items, war-related toys, anything sharp or breakable.

Please pack in a shoe box, do not seal, mark Boy or Girl together with age. The box can be wrapped in fancy paper, please ensure the lid is wrapped separately & not sealed.

Please tape a donation of £2 underneath the box lid to go towards transportation.

The deadline for the Real Aid Christmas Gift Box Appeal was 20th November 2016.