Children’s palliative care in Wales needs more “strategic attention” by ministers and the NHS, a new report says.
Stratford upon Avon Herald
The chief executive of Myton Hospice has hit back at criticism at its level of spending on senior staff, insisting people are getting value for money.
Ms Alexander, the MP for Lewisham East since 2010, has taken a special interest in end of life care in the past, chairing the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Choice at the End of Life during the last Parliament.
Marie Curie blog
Richard Meade talks about how important it is that a safety net exists for people living with a terminal illness.
Edinburgh Evening News
Scots Guard Paul Selwood has used what little time he has left to urge support for Marie Curie, the charity that is nursing him through his final days.
“I’ve been forced to pause my life before it’s barely begun. Facing the unknown is petrifying – but facing my friends is almost as hard,” writes Kathleen Brady.
North Devon Gazette
Noel Edmonds will get the chance to win £500,000 for Children’s Hospice South West during a special edition of his show, Deal or No Deal, to be aired on Friday.
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