A new lottery has been launched in aid of Salisbury Hospice. Your Hospice Lottery also supports the work of St Helena Hospice, Arthur Rank Hospice Charity and The J’s Hospice, with members specifying which hospice they want to support.
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St Cuthbert’s Hospice is hoping to turn a much-criticised drinking game to good ends. Aware of the “neknominate” craze, the hospice wants people to sign up for its Midnight Walk fundraiser and nominate two friends to join them.
North West Evening Mail
St Mary’s Hospice is marking its 25th anniversary this year and students were asked to design a logo for the occasion.
The 79-year-old explorer, who conquered Everest in 1985, is main carer to Wendy, who has been diagnosed with motor neurone disease.
A disabled grandfather is making legal history in Scotland by launching the first court case seeking the right for help to end his life.
EU rules must be changed to allow more testing of potentially life-saving cancer drugs on children, The UK’s Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) says.
The way complaints are dealt with by the NHS in Wales is to be reviewed, the Welsh government has announced.
Sir Stephen Bubb, chief executive of Acevo, has urged the three main political parties to repeal the parts of the lobbying act that “exert a sinister influence on the charity sector’s voice”.