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Hospice cheers on supporters running London Marathon

This year, support for St Richard’s Hospice at the Virgin Money London Marathon will be greater than ever. On Sunday 24th April, 13 runners will be on the starting blocks hoping to raise as much money as possible for the hospice and to realise their personal ambition of completing the famous marathon. The runners are… Read more »

Cheltenham Festival preview event success

Over a hundred guests at a special event in aid of St Richard’s Hospice were treated to some insider tips for next week’s Cheltenham Festival from a panel of horse racing experts. The Preview Evening, which took place at The Wood Norton Hotel and Restaurant near Evesham on Tuesday 8th March, raised over £6,000 to… Read more »

Cheer on the Warriors and support hospice

Worcester Warriors fans are invited to join St Richard’s Hospice for a special rugby afternoon as the team plays local rivals Gloucester on 12th March. Rugby fans can enjoy a lasagne buffet in the charity lounge before cheering on the Warriors. Charlie Homer, Community Fundraiser at St Richard’s Hospice, said; “This is a great opportunity… Read more »

The Fabulous King’s Las Vegas Ball

Hundreds celebrated an evening of glitz and glamour in aid of St Richard’s Hospice at the Kings Hawford Las Vegas Ball, raising over £9000 to help the local charity care for patients with life-limiting illnesses. Over 200 people filled the ballroom at the Bank House Hotel, Bransford, on Saturday, 6th February, and guests enjoyed the… Read more »

Take a leap of faith for hospice

Skydive Katherine Thompson

A skydive event has been organised by St Richard’s Hospice and is offering the chance to take an adrenaline filled plunge to raise money for the charity and enjoy a great personal experience. The skydive will take place at Hinton Airfield, Brackley in Northamptonshire on Father’s Day, Sunday 19th June and is a great way… Read more »

Hospice offers top tips for Cheltenham Festival

Top experts from the world of jump racing will be giving their top tips for the Cheltenham Festival at a special evening event in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Horse racing enthusiasts are invited to join Dr Richard Newland, trainer of last year’s Grand National winner Pineau De Re, and leading jockey Paddy Brennan for… Read more »

Hospice to hold Malvern golf day

St Richard’s Hospice is inviting golfers to join them on the fairway for a fundraising golf day. The event, to be held at The Worcestershire Golf Club on Thursday 14th April, will be the first to be held by the hospice at the Malvern club and follows the continuing success of its annual event held… Read more »

Hospice calls for Scenic Six runners

St Richard’s Hospice is calling for energetic supporters to join its ‘Scenic Six’ annual village fun run and walk around the picturesque village of Peopleton, near Pershore, on Sunday, 10th April. This popular annual fundraising event is named ‘Scenic Six’ after the six mile off-road, multi-terrain run which takes place around the fields and footpaths… Read more »

Family get muddy for charity

An Evesham family braved the cold and mud this weekend when they took on the Dirt Run in support of St Richard’s Hospice. Kellie Sidney and her family faced the Dirt Run challenge head on at The Valley, Evesham, on Sunday 17th January in aid of the hospice which cared for her step-father. Kellie was… Read more »

Celebrate music of stage and screen

Local residents can toe tap and dance the night away with a fabulous jazz orchestra playing music from stage and screen. Music lovers are invited to join St Richard’s Hospice at a special charity evening to enjoy the unique sound of The West Midland Light Orchestra. The event will be held on Saturday 6th February… Read more »