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Challenge yourself for St Richard’s

New Year is traditionally a time for resolutions, for getting started on plans for the future – to get fit, lose weight. St Richard’s Hospice is inviting local residents to consider taking on a challenge and raise money to support hospice care. Challenges are not only good fun and provide a strong sense of personal… Read more »

Seasonal Ball for local hospice a hit

  Glasses were raised in celebration at the St Richard’s Hospice Snowdrop Ball, which raised nearly £30,000 profit for the charity. More than 400 guests enjoyed an evening of dining and dancing at Sixways Rugby Club at the hospice’s annual event. Supporters gave generously to the live auction, led by Knight Frank’s Will Kerton, and… Read more »

Celebrate the season with hospice festive ball

Dance and dine your way into the festive season and join St Richard’s Hospice as it kicks off its Christmas celebrations with the annual Snowdrop Ball. Tickets are still available for the glamorous event, to be held on Saturday, 21st November at Worcester Sixways. Over 370 tickets to date have already been sold. Guests will… Read more »

Dash into the festive season

                    Budding Santas are being invited to take part in a Santa Dash to raise money for St Richard’s Hospice. Santas young and not so young can sign up to take part in the hospice’s fundraising event on Sunday 6th December at The Valley, Evesham (formerly… Read more »

Hospice supporters take leap of faith

  Seven brave hospice supporters took a leap of faith last month as they experienced the exhilaration of a skydive in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. The group were all taking part in an organised skydive at Hinton in the Hedges Airfield, Brackley, and together have raised over £6,500 to help the hospice care for… Read more »

Radio celebrity takes on London Marathon for hospice

Radio celebrity takes on London Marathon for hospice Local radio celebrity Helen Wheels has announced that she will run the London Marathon 2016 in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Helen, who co-hosts the Hursty and Helen Breakfast Show on Worcestershire’s Free Radio, announced live on air last Monday morning that she will take on the… Read more »

Fun run offers chance to support hospice

Anyone who has been inspired to get active by the wealth of sporting events over the summer is invited to take part in a fun run in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. The event organised by Norton Community Trust and St Richard’s Hospice will take place on Sunday 27th September and will feature a 10km… Read more »

Crowds go colour crazy at Rainbow Run

Hundreds of colour fans turned out to go colour crazy at the Worcestershire hospices Rainbow Run. Over 640 people turned out to be showered in an explosion of coloured powder as they ran or walked a 5km course around Top Barn Activity Centre on Sunday 6th September. The successful event was a collaboration between the three Worcestershire… Read more »

Rainbow Runners go colour crazy!

Thank you to the hundreds of runners who made our Rainbow Run so special yesterday! Over 750 people were transformed into rainbows while walking and running the 5km route around Top Barn activity centre raising thousands of pounds towards our care. A big thanks also to all the volunteers who made the event run so… Read more »