Daily News Roundup – 27 August 2014

Categories: In The Media.

Duchess of Gloucester GCVO to open Cavendish Wing at St Mary’s Hospice


Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Gloucester will officially open a new extension at St Mary’s Hospice in Ulverston on 10 September.

Nursing team at Grantham’s new ‘hospice in the hospital’ announced

Lincolnshire Echo

The nursing team which will provide specialist end of life care for people at Grantham’s new “hospice in the hospital” has been announced.

Get planning your Hospice Half Hour fundraiser

Yorkshire Evening Post

The Yorkshire Evening Post is challenging local people to raise as much money as possible in 30 minutes during Hospice Care Week for St Gemma’s and Sue Ryder Wheatfields Hospices.

A cause close to home for Jersey Hospice Care

Jersey News

Health Minister Deputy Anne Pryke, alongside hospice CEO Steve Harvey, chairman Dr Gari Purcell-Jones, and neuro care worker Sarah Kean have been getting soaked for the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

Overseas nurses and midwives ‘face shorter assessments’

BBC News

Nurses and midwives who complete their training in hospitals outside Europe will now face shorter tests to check they are fit to work in the UK.

Five steps to run a promoted tweet campaign

Charity Comms blog

Dignity in Dying has drawn up five steps to running a promoted tweet campaign, following its recent campaign in support of the Assisted Dying BiIl.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *