Ben Palmer, Church Communications Officer

Portrait of Ben Palmer
Ben was the Church Communications Officer at The Children’s Society until early 2017, and has been involved with the charity ever since his Grandma first gave him a collection box, many years ago!
Carol singers performing outside

‘O holy night! The stars are brightly shining’

There is nothing that stirs the soul and encapsulates Christmas quite like this carol...

6 Dec 2016
woman and girl holding christingle candles

Break the darkness with the light of Christingle

We shuffle in, out of the cold. It isn’t long before we are handed a bizarre object. As the lights fade, sweets are stealthily swallowed.

Then darkness.

1 Dec 2016
Woman looking at clothes in charity shop

Waste not, want not

Giving is good for us

30 Nov 2016
covers of two Christmas cards, one with a castle and one with a dove

Connect through Christmas cards

Have you sent your Christmas cards?

28 Nov 2016

What's pants about your local area? What's tops?

They are simple questions but through them we’ve been able to listen and understand what is going on in thousands of young people’s lives.

7 Aug 2016
The Church team around a Christmas tree

Advent: Wishing you a very merry Christmas!

Christmas is here! We hope that you have enjoyed the journey through Advent as much as we have.

25 Dec 2015