2014 Photos

We're really looking forward to seeing all the amazing photos and videos from Wear a Hat Day 2014! Don't forget to keep up to date with Wear A Hat Day on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube. Have you read our photo tips?


Highlights from 2013

Buckingham Primary School children got involved with some colourful, creative, and highly original hats.








Cherry Lane Garden Centre braving the cold for Wear A Hat Day









27 months old Abbey fighting two in-operable cancerous brain tumours

Allied Bakeries London made special hat wearing cupcakes

ArjoHuntleigh for our umbrella group Maggie Harvey Trust

Astrium Portsmouth team, all showing their support

The Winning Hat of BCMS Coporate Ltd's hat competition

1st Bocking Brownies paid to have a non-uniform meeting, where they made their own hats and listened to a talk about having a brain tumour   

Kitchens (Catering Utensils) Ltd in Bristol, Bath and Cardiff are supporting Wear A Hat Day.

Not all of our supporters are human...

Debbi Gittoes wearing her hat under the sea

Another species to add to our supporter list

Ditcham Park School pupils, wearing Easter themed hats

Finlay braving the Scottish snow in his sombrero

Kitchen preparation for a local fundraising event

The Martin's Rubber Company showing their support

Supporting Wear A Hat Day is easy, once you get into the habit

Even the statues were wearing hats on Wear a Hat Day - Barrow. This one is of Emlyn Hughes football captain for Liverpool and England who lost his battle with a brain tumour on the 9th of November 2004

Jake Turton, and some of his school's staff that helped organise a Wear A Hat Day

 King George V School, Hong Kong, one of our fantastic international supporters.

Year 6 students, Kiera McCormack and Katie Nesbit, organised their own fundraising event at Lakeside Primary School

Lorraine Jukes, organiser of the Oxford family walk for Wear A Hat Day

Louise Claire Millinery Group, showing a varied selection of hats

Pupils from Marsh Gibbon C of E School, supporters of member charity Taylan's Project

Staff of the Museum of London wearing their hats

 Children enjoying Wear A Hat Day in Luton.

Staff from Peopletime LTD, showing their support

Staff from QD stores, who sold our car hats

Brain tumour scientists and science students, university staff, Three Belles & friends and BTR volunteers wear their hats at the Wall of Hope

WCVA staff wearing their hats in support

Wetherby Racecourse put on a special Wear a Hat Wednesday, thankyou for your support

Hungry hat wearing patrons queue up to get a free burrito with our Wear A Hat Day partners Benito's Hat 

East Claydon School made their own top hats

Belgian School Ecole Internationale Le Verseau joining in Wear A Hat Day

We were delighted to receive support from Get Ahead Hats the nationwide milliners, who create a lasting impression 


2012 Photos

Thank you so much to all who have supported our 2012 Wear A Hat Day.  It is thanks to people like you that we will be able to research better treatments and improve outcomes for brain tumour patients.


Groupama Insurances, Croydon














Balfour Beatty Rail Projects Ltd














Little Owls Preschool, Hutton, Weston Super Mare












BCQ Group Ltd. Buckingham










Barclays South Warwickshire & Leicestershire Mortgage Team

Station House Care UK, Crewe




























Park Lane School, Macclesfield
























Bourton Meadow School, Buckingham

Marsh Gibbon Church of England School

Eastbourne Council, Eastbourne

Enotria Winecellars, London and Bath
































BMW Vines Group






























Many thanks to Beachborough School for getting so many involved!

Birchington Methodist Church in Kent 




























Showan Hydraulics, Canterbury














Melanie Hennessy & her daughter Daisy Boo, Redcar

Burstead Golf Club, Billericay Essex






















Staff from The Leisure Database Company show their support on the day

Museum of London staff got involved to show their support

Lynne and Chloe from The Hat Shop, Cheltenham

Cake sale at French Connection Head Office

Hat wearing at Christies Hospital in Didsbury, Cheshire

Wear A Hat Day at Flor-Unikon, London 






























Debbie and her boys, Huddersfield

A Wear A Hat Day gathering in a Luton pub

An amazing Hat Cake made by Rosie Louth

Allied Bakeries, Walthamstow

CommsGroup join in on the day

Rebecca and Natasha get involved in a BIG way!

Charity Ball, Woodhall Spa and District Round Table, organised by Peter Lee































Leighton-Linslade Cancer Support Coffee Morning with the Mayor













Wetherby Racecourse
























Fareham College

BCMS Thornaby

BCMS, Haslingdon Office

Toys R Us, Head Office Maidenhead

Pulford School
















Pegasus PR

Sainsbury's Torquay

Penny Mourdant, MP for Portsmouth North

 East Claydon School

WD Bathrooms, Sheffield














BCMS Corporate

1st Rainham Brownies and Leaders














Dogs even got involved in wearing hats!

Nadine Powry, Neville Lovett Community School

Laura Birch supporting Wear A Hat Day with 'the dandy trust'

The Hot Food Company, Crookes

The lab team at Peninsula College of Medicine & Dentistry


WD Bathrooms, Sheffield



Parr Nursing Care Home, St Helens

Mr Bens, Crookes

Friends of Natalie Group

First Steps Tots & Toddlers, Crookes














Primrose Children's Centre, Sheffield
















EADS Astrium, Portsmouth

Bradley C.

Alder King LLP 

Museum of London, Archaeology

Moore Blatch

Buckingham Primary School

Aurora Hair Artists, Crookes

Motaquote Head Office, Williamstown

Thomas Holme's Collection

Thank you to Mia & Dea for donating their pocket money for the last few weeks and for selling badges at school!

Michelle Billins' Coffee Afternoon

Petersgate School, Clanfield

HPS Group Ltd, Marlow

Coppleston Primary School

Reading resource team, Thames Valley Police



IDBS, Kensington

Boyd Coughlan Accountants, Buckingham

1st Wigmore Brownies

Medway Brain Tumour Support Group

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