Posts Categorised in: Events & Challenges News

Nurses in superhero challenge

Superhero Nurses

A team of plucky nurses are set to take on a challenge with a difference. Seven nurses from the In-patient Unit – as well as the IPU Co-ordinator – at St Richard’s Hospice will be donning their supersonic costumes for the hospice’s Superhero Challenge next month. Aiming to raise more than £500 for the hospice,… Read more »

Family of ‘Incredibles’ to take on Superhero Challenge

Matthew, Mark, Alice, Lesley and Emily Cornish Selfie Cropped

A family of fearless fundraisers are preparing to become superheroes for the day in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Lesley Cornish, her husband Mark, and children Alice, Emily and Matthew, will take on St Richard’s Superhero Challenge in Holt, near Worcester, on Saturday, June 17. They will navigate the giant, inflatable obstacle course, complete with… Read more »

Walkers step out to raise money for hospice care

David Craig, Charlie Russell-Pavier, Betsy Brua, Pete Mathers, Louise Russell-Pavier

Wet weather did not dampen the spirits of more than 500 walkers who stepped out across the Malvern Hills in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Groups of friends, colleagues, school children and families pulled on their walking boots for the annual St Richard’s Malvern Hills Walk on Saturday, May 20. Among the intrepid walkers was… Read more »

Tee off teams support hospice care

John Hyde (Santander), Adrian Stride, Neil Anderson, Allan Burry, Kevin Stride, Anne-Marie Stride (Santander)- sponsors with their team before teeing off at the first.

Thirteen teams of golfers joined St Richard’s Hospice on the fairway for a fundraising golf day. The event – which was held at The Worcestershire Golf Club in Malvern for the second year running on Friday 28 April – raised more than £4000. Participants arrived at 11.00am for the varied and, at times, challenging 18… Read more »

Scenic Six Results 2017

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A huge thank you to all those who turned out for the popular Scenic Six event in Peopleton today. A fabulous event with amazing support from the local community who volunteered to help with marshalling, registrations and parking. Thank you to all involved and all those who took part. We appreciate you all! Click here to see… Read more »

Kilimanjaro climb in memory of wife and mother

at the top

A husband and daughter duo from Worcestershire – with a combined age of 124 – are now safely back on terra firma after successfully climbing the tallest freestanding mountain on earth. Jonathan Bailey, aged 75, and Phillippa Cook, both from Malvern, hiked to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, in memory of their much loved wife… Read more »

Get on your bike for hospice

cyclists resized

Keen cyclists are being encouraged to saddle up this summer and take to the lanes of Worcestershire. The Bikeathon event – organised by St Richard’s Hospice – will take place on Sunday, 2 July offering cyclists three different routes. The event will start and finish at the hospice in Wildwood Drive, Worcester, with cyclists heading… Read more »