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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

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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

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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 »

Calling all superheroes!

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There’s a superhero in all of us so if you’ve ever fancied yourself as Wolverine or Wonder Woman, then there’s a perfect challenge for you this summer! The aptly named Superhero Challenge – organised by St Richard’s Hospice – is a 5km walk or run with a definite difference. The event – which will take… Read more »

Step out on hills walk this May

Malvern walk 2014 close up walkers on hills

A May day Malvern walk suitable for all ages and abilities has been confirmed for Saturday 20 May. The annual event – which saw 600 people don their walking boots last year – is organised by St Richard’s Hospice. Walkers can choose between 2,5 and 11 mile routes; the 2 and 5 mile routes start… Read more »