OUR MEDIA PARTNER
First News is the UK’s best-selling newspaper for young people, with over 2m readers every week. Our fundamental belief is that if the world is to become a better place, the next generation has to be better informed than the last.
With a fresh and innovative approach, we deliver the important stories that speak directly to young people, in a voice they can recognise and trust. We want all children to be informed, to have a voice and be heard.
OUR CHARITY PARTNER
Luna Kids Cinema has partnered with Save the Children for the second year running to help spread the magic of film for children and families. Save the Children believe that children’s potential is our brightest hope for a better future. That’s why we fight for children every day, standing by their side in the toughest places, and giving them a platform to raise their voice.
Every pound raised will ensure that children don’t just survive, but thrive, so that they can realise their full potential and go on to change the world. Please donate generously to play your part and help us change children’s lives for the better.
The Save the Children Fund is a charity registered in England and Wales (213890) and Scotland (SC039570). A portion of ticket proceeds from each Luna Kids Cinema ticket purchased goes directly to Save the Children.
OUR other PARTNERS
Magic Light Pictures makes imaginative entertainment for audiences, families and children worldwide. The company creates high quality films and products and has built the wonderful Gruffalo brand over many years.
Awards and acclaim for Magic Light’s films include four Oscar nominations, two Bafta awards, two International Kids Emmys, the European Film Aware, a Rose D’Or, three Cristals from the top global animation festival at Annecy, an RTS award, three Shanghai Magnolias and many others.
The company directly manages production, licensing, global distribution and marketing. Magic Light has sold its award winning films, ‘The Gruffalo’, ‘The Gruffalo’s Child’, ‘Roomon the Broom’, ‘Stick Man’, ‘The Highway Rat’ and ‘Revolting Rhymes’ to over 80 broadcasters worldwide. It runs an international merchandising programme with over 40 licensees and 300 products. The company’s filmmaking includes feature films such as Oscar-nominated animation Chico & Rita, comedy thriller Wild Target and natural history documentary One Life.
Turku is the oldest city in Finland and was named the European Capital of Culture 2011. The city is compact and easy for exploring the exciting mixture of old and new. A large part of city life, the main attractions, restaurants and shops are concentrated around the banks of the River Aura, the heart and soul of Turku. The town is gaining a reputation for its splendid restaurant scene and is known as the Food Capital of Finland. Turku is also home to the infamous Moomin World theme park situated in Naantali, perfect for the Moomins’ smallest fans. From 2 July, 2019 Wizz Air will launch a non-stop service from London Luton to Turku increasing accessibility for UK travellers to the city and the surrounding regions.
Finland is a year-round destination where visitors can enjoy anything from a weekend city break to a longer stay in a ski resort or cosy cottage. The country is full of extremes with four beautiful seasons and four distinct regions that include Helsinki, Lapland, Lakeland and the Archipelago. The things that make Finland special are closely related to nature and well-being. These include the Northern Lights, midnight sun, sauna, thousands of clean lakes, wild nature, ski resorts, Finnish design and, of course, Santa Claus to name a few.