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Colourful cake concoction

Kind-hearted youngsters and their parents from Droitwich busily baked and sold cakes to friends and neighbours, raising £184.65 for St Richard’s Hospice. Six youngsters: Carenza Dunn, aged 13 and Emily Moss, 14 who attend Droitwich Spa High School; Ellie Hyde and Erin Moss, both aged 8 and pupils of St Peter’s C of E School,… Read more »

Colleagues take on muddy challenge

Atkins Mud Runner team

A group of seven colleagues will need all of their team spirit when they line up for the Mud Runner challenge on Sunday 28th June in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. The colleagues, who all work at Atkins in Worcester, will take on the Oblivion Mud Runner challenge at Eastnor Castle. They will need to… Read more »

Five ride iconic route for hospice

Lands End to John OGroats bike ride

Five intrepid motorcyclists are preparing to ride from Lands End to John O’Groats non-stop, all in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. On 4th June, the five bikers will ride the 850 miles from the most southerly tip of mainland UK to the most northerly in one go. The team will be undertaking the challenge in… Read more »

Exclusive piano recital to support hospice

Marcel Zidani Piano Recital

Musical fans are invited to a piano recital by world renowned musician Marcel Zidani in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Guests at the exclusive event on Friday 10th July will be treated to an exceptional evening of classical music, drinks and canapés, all set in the beautiful house and grounds of Bretforton Manor, near Evesham…. Read more »

Enjoy the thrills of classic car event

A superb range of classic, vintage and sporting vehicles will be driving up the famous Shelsley Walsh hill climb and on display for visitors to admire on Saturday, 20th June in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. Visitors are invited to enjoy the open classic car event and family fun day in Shelsley Walsh, Worcestershire, at… Read more »

Blue Sky Ball raises thousands

  A family from Battenhall, Worcester, have raised more than £20,000 for charity with a musical tribute to husband and father, Nigel Collinson. Mrs Tracey Collinson recently organised a fundraising Blue Sky Ball and released a cover single of Mr Blue Sky, all in memory of her late husband, Nigel, who was cared for by… Read more »

Country knees-up to support hospice

Fundraising team get ready for a Barn Dance

A traditional barn dance is to be held in Peopleton to support St Richard’s Hospice on Saturday 13th June. The event, which has been organised by kind permission of Sue and Paul Dunne at Old Pound Farm, Peopleton near Pershore, will be held in the farm’s barn. People are invited to join the evening of… Read more »

KissMay to support hospice care

Along with 30 other hospices across the country, St Richard’s Hospice will be taking part in Kiss-May, a new style of social media campaign to raise awareness and money for hospices. On 29th May, St Richard’s will be encouraging people across Worcestershire to take photographs of themselves wearing red lipstick. Participants are then asked to… Read more »

Ex-Services Club to boost funds

The Barbourne Ex-Services Club in Worcester is holding a bumper May Bank Holiday weekend of events. The weekend kicks off on Friday, 22nd May with a Charity Gig raising funds for St Richard’s Hospice, starting at 8.00pm featuring Steve Knight, Stuart Bishop, Angie and Sophie Field. Advance tickets are available at £4 or £5 on… Read more »

Cars for cash initiative supports hospice

Scrap car with Giveacar sign

Anyone who has a car they no longer need is being asked to consider donating it to St Richard’s Hospice. The Giveacar scheme will arrange to collect the car for free and will sell it at auction or for scrap, with the proceeds being donated to St Richard’s to help fund compassionate care for patients… Read more »