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Celebrating lottery win

A long standing hospice supporter has had a great start to 2016 after winning £3,000 on the hospices lottery. Mrs Shirley Wickens from Drakes Broughton couldn’t believe her luck as the big win is her second on the hospices lottery – she scooped £1,000 less than two years ago. “I must have a lucky number,”… Read more »

Firm gets in gear to help hospice

St Richard’s Hospice is delighted to have received a very practical donation in support of its care of patients and families – a car. The Worcester-based hospice has been given the use of a Skoda Octavia for a year by Gemini ARC bodyshop and accident repair company which has its head office in Kidderminster. The… Read more »

Christmas Crowdfunding appeal

Donate now to show your support for our Hospice at Home team working over Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day! Two University of Worcester students have donated a Christmas present with a difference to St Richard’s Hospice – their time and skills to create a new festive fundraising film. Indy Takhar and Tom Robinson,… Read more »

Christmas donation

We love all donations here at St Richard’s Hospice but this was so sweet we had to share it! The supporter has made a tiny shirt in origami out of a £10 note and enclosed the donation in a Christmas card to help support our care. Thankyou! You can Donate now:

Teen thanks hospice with head shave

Pershore youngster braved the shave for St Richard’s hospice on Friday 4th December, raising over £1,600 to help the hospice care for patients at the end of their lives, and support their families. Fifteen year old Toby Vallely, who attends Pershore High School, wanted to do something to thank St Richard’s for the care his… Read more »

Thirteen marathons in a year was lucky for hospice

A Worcester man who took on a marathon challenge in memory his girlfriend has raised over £4,000 for St Richard’s Hospice. Adrian Norsworthy, 41, from Worcester, set out last December to run 13 marathons in a year in a bid to raise as much money as possible in memory of his girlfriend Sarah Veall, who… Read more »

Hospice benefits as golf captain’s charity

A year of fundraising events at Evesham Golf Club has raised over £1,600 for St Richard’s Hospice, the Seniors Captains’ Charity for 2014-15. The club’s senior members held a series of fundraising events to raise money for the hospice, including raffles at two Seniors Open Golf Days and other internal competitions, along with a number… Read more »

St Richard’s Singers raise voices to boost hospice funds

Hosts of choirs raised their voices in a tuneful charity event to raise funds in support of Worcestershire hospices. Visitors enjoyed the festive sounds and sights of Christmas at the event at Webbs Garden Centre in Wychbold. The choirathon featured a number of groups including the St Richard’s Singers who are volunteers and staff from… Read more »

Painting donation in memory of mum

A painting inspired by the memory of an Evesham mother has been donated to St Richard’s Hospice to help raise funds towards the charity’s care of patients and families. Martin Buffery has donated a beautiful painting of a snowdrop fairy which was inspired by his mother Judith following her care in the In-patient Unit at… Read more »