A former headteacher who played a key role in a St Margaret’s Hospice campaign through her insightful blog has died.
Seven hundred and fifty handcrafted steel flowers have been planted in the grounds of Shrewsbury Castle, with each one for sale to raise funds to provide respite care for those who need the help of the Severn Hospice in Shropshire.
Since 1981 Kemp Hospice has been providing specialist care to people living with the difficulties of a life-limiting illness in Wyre Forest.
Hull Daily Mail
Stagecoach East Midlands launched the Daffodil Bus last month to raise £1,000 for Marie Curie by encouraging people to send in touching messages to those who have passed away, which will then be printed on the bus.
NHS England is to investigate proposals to contract out cancer and end of life services in Staffordshire to a consortium.
NHS England blog
“As a busy GP, clinical lead and adviser to commissioners, I recognise that taking national policy recommendations and turning them into a locally-relevant, deliverable implementation plan is complex,” writes Sarah Mitchell.
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