Daily News Roundup – 27 January 2015

Categories: In The Media.

St Giles Hospice thanks Tamworth for helping them care for record amount of people

Tamworth Herald
St Giles Hospice has kick-started the New Year by saying a huge thank you to its loyal supporters in Tamworth who helped fund its vital services throughout 2014.

Brothers who launched St Barnabas Hospice Trust appeal meet Ed Miliband

Lincolnshire Echo
Ed Miliband has met a 17-year-old who launched a campaign with his brother to raise £28,000 in their mother’s memory for St Barnabas Hospice.

Mayor of Barnet turns first sod at building of new Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice centre

Harrow Times
The Mayor of Barnet donned Wellington boots as he turned the first sod at the site of the new Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice.

Cambridge binman to run London Marathon complete with brightly coloured beard – and a bin on his back

Cambridge News
Stephen Hider, who has dyed his beard pink to aid his fundraising, will take on the London Marathon with a bin strapped to his back in aid of Arthur Rank Hospice.

Opportunity to study for a PhD on rural palliative care provision

End of life studies blog
Dr David Clark from the University of Glasgow highlights a new PhD opportunity.

Labour’s Ed Miliband to pledge longer social care visits

BBC News
Ed Miliband is to set out Labour’s “10-year plan” for the NHS including, 5,000 extra home care workers to treat terminally ill people in their own beds.

A selection of stories from the international editions of ehospice today…

Tracking the blogosphere

ehospice International
This new regular feature from ehospice tracks the thoughts and ideas of people writing about hospice and palliative care and related issues.

National Palliative Care Association officially launched in Tajikistan

ehospice International
On Wednesday 21 January, the official notification of approval arrived for the new Tajikistan National Palliative Care Association (TNPCA).

Beyond the NICU – Kali’s Story

ehospice International children’s edition
The latest Little Stars film tells Kali’s story, which shows how children’s palliative care can actually save lives that would have been otherwise shortened.

Have you read the latest articles from the UK edition of ehospice?

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