Building work is set to start on Berkshire’s first children’s hospice. The groundbreaking ceremony for the £5m Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service build will be held at Snowball Hill in Woodlands Park on Wednesday, September 23.
Pilgrims Hospice’s chief executive has spoken of her distress that thieves stole three collection tins containing more than £1,000 donated by a family who had raised the money at a loved one’s funeral.
The Revd Carol Gully talks about her role as Spiritual Care Chaplain to The Rowans Hospice.
A hospice could be moving to a new home after being given five acres of land for free. St Catherine’s Hospice supporter Bill Bridges donated the land the hospice in Crawley after seeing the care it gave to his mother and a close friend.
Earlier this year St Luke’s Hospice announced plans to move into Clifford House to form a new ‘hub’ to allow an increase in its community services for patients with terminal illnesses. Now a planning application has been lodged with Sheffield Council.
One very special guest paid a visit to a county hospice. Monmouth Show’s male champion Hereford bull, Adzor Lyric, visited St Michael’s Hospice yesterday.
Hundreds of people joined St Margaret of Scotland’s Hospice staff last week to celebrate a historic moment which was broadcast live to countries across the world.
Ahead of the House of Commons debate on the Assisted Dying Bill on Friday 11 September, we roundup some of the press coverage surrounding the issue:
From across ehospice editions: