News & stories News Text Santa Haven House will benefit from this year’s Text Santa on ITV1. Together for Short Lives is the UK’s leading charity for children’s hospices and has been chosen as one of six beneficiary charities. The funds raised for Together for Short Lives will support the 53 children’s hospice services across the country including Haven House Children's Hospice. Alesha Dixon, Paddy McGuinness, Ant & Dec, Phillip Schofield and Christine Bleakley have been announced as this year’s hosts, bringing three hours of non-stop entertainment to our screens. There will be chart-topping live music performances and some of the biggest names in showbiz, including a George Clooney Downton Abbey special! Text Santa has raised £15 million for charities since the start of the campaign in 2011. All funds raised during the appeal will be equally distributed between the six charities.