10th Anniversary celebration

October 27th 2018   Shine 10th Anniversary event, held at the Kingsley Suite Hull University, was a very special night for co-founders Phil and Deborah Irvin. ” We were really looking forward to getting together with all those who have made Shine in Malawi all that it is today and it was such a wonderful night, […]

10th anniversary 27 October 2018

A time to come together and celebrate 10 years of Shine Relief Trust. Live music, auction, updates, dancing till late -this is an event not to be missed! £27 a head/ £200 table of eight* All proceeds will help Shine Village projects Starting at 7 pm with a drinks reception in the newly refurbished Kingsley Suite of the Hull […]

10 years walking

We are so thankful to all our fundraisers over the past ten years for taking on so many challenges, from 5/10K runs to half/full marathons, we have Zumba-ed, biked, walked, hiked and run in many parts the country and in Malawi too. We have held an 11 annual outdoor fundraising events each cycling 30 miles or […]

Kilnsea to Spurn Lighthouse Walk

8 mile walk from Blue Bell Café Kilnsea The Spurn Walk has been moved from Saturday 22nd September to January 2019 ( date to be confirmed) £5/£4 entry fee ( children free with paying adult) This is an 8 mile circular walk which includes beach walking and exposed areas through YWT nature reserve ** –  […]

Wakefield 8 Mile Walk raises over £500

Super Hero Walk Wakefield 8 Miles on 23rd June 2018 at Anglers Country Park Haw Park Lane Wintersett Wakefield Many thanks to Wakefield organisers David and Marjorie Ogier and Paul Wood who planned out both walks which enabled all abilities and families to take part! They received a lovely Malawian top each and all participants were awarded a […]

Summer News

Can you help us reach our target this summer and host a SHINE BBQ? We are looking to raise £3,000 to help Shine continue its work on the ground in Malawi. The following areas are in desperate need of support Shine Church bereaved families –  our small church community at Shine Village has been impacted by […]

Malawi visit May 2018

Malawi visit May 2018 Phil Irvin, Shine Relief Co-founder, and Trustee, recently spent his week’s annual leave with Co-Founders Suzen and Hastings in Malawi.  Its been nearly a year since the last visit when Deborah and Lynley, together with the Shine NZ team, spent 3 weeks on the ground. With grant applications in the pipeline to get […]

Shine Supper

Find out more about the beginnings of Shine Relief and the future plans in Malawi. Refreshments and food will be provided by Shine Relief and as we have a limited number of places it is essential to book* Children are welcome. To help us to cater for dietary requirements please complete the email confirmation you will […]

Challenge 2018

WAKEFIELD JUNE 23RD AND SPURN POINT REVISITED SEPTEMBER 22ND. ARE YOU READY? CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!  The theme this year is all about bringing out the hero in us all! An 8 Mile Walk may just be the challenge you need and if you want to take it a step further sign up for our Malawi […]


A short report on an amazing time in South Africa! The first two days of the meeting was an introduction to Regions Beyond Ministry, Paul Simpsons led the program to explain what Regions Beyond is all about to all new participants in this conference. The most outstanding activity in this was the values of Regions […]