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Icing on Christmas Celebrations

The annual delivery of iced Christmas cakes from the Wychavon Branch of the Sugarcraft Guild has been made to St Richard’s Hospice. The ladies, who meet in Droitwich, have been busy making and icing 30 cakes which they have donated to be sold, auctioned or raffled to raise funds for St Richard’s. Sarah Patrick, St Richard’s … Read more »

Santas Raise Sack Fulls of Cash

Over 140 santas of all shapes and sizes were out in force at Top Barn Activity Centre raising sackfulls of cash for St Richard’s Hospice. The red suited santas climbed on their bikes or donned running shoes to take on the Santathon challenge on a four or eight mile route around the paths and fields… Read more »

Raffle Launched to Win a Mazda 3

Local residents now have a chance to win a brand new Mazda 3 for just £1 in the St Richard’s Hospice raffle, launched this week. Ticket sales from the raffle to win the car will help raise funds to help St Richard’s provide compassionate care to patients and their families living with cancer and other… Read more »

Lloyds Bank Award for Hospice

St Richard’s Hospice is delighted to have been awarded £3,000 from the Lloyds Bank Community Fund 2014 after residents in Worcester voted for the local charity in their thousands. Worcester residents voted for their charity of choice in their Lloyds Bank branch or by voting online. The funds will help St Richard’s provide its Hospice… Read more »

Joggers Disrobe for Calendar

Fitness fans are stripping off in the best possible taste to raise funds for a Worcestershire hospice. Members of the Black Pear Joggers are disrobing for a 2015 calendar which is raising funds for St Richard’s Hospice. The calendar is the brain-child of Jeremy Jones whose family received support from the charity when his late… Read more »

Malvern Calendar Launch

A local social enterprise has launched a new Malvern Hills calendar with all profits going to support St Richard’s Hospice.   The calendar was created by Worcestershire-based social enterprise, Shuttersphere and features twelve images from in and around the Malverns.   The company was founded by local amateur photographer, John Wynn, who is aiming to… Read more »

Patient’s Rock Gig

A St Richard’s Hospice patient shared his love of all thinks rock ‘n roll to raise funds for the charity supporting him through his illness. Chris Lynch, from Claines, near Worcester, organised the gig which featured six bands and three djs at Worcester auto club in Perdiswell. The gig was a huge success, raising over… Read more »

Newly-weds Celebrate & Remember

Newlyweds Becky and Ben Kings were given a surprise by family and guests as a special way to remember the couple’s loved ones who couldn’t be with them. The pair, who are living in Warndon Villages, Worcester, tied the knot at St Peter’s Church, Pirton which was followed by the reception at the Wood Norton… Read more »

Droitwich Anglers Hold Memorial Contest

Droitwich Spa Angling Club held a memorial angling competition in September on the recently restored Droitwich Canal to raise money for St Richard’s Hospice. The competition, which has become an annual event, was held in memory of Ted Gibbs, a long term member of the club and popular local angler. On the day, 45 anglers… Read more »

Big Band Celebration

A special ‘Big Band’ event on Saturday, 18th October, featuring the unique sound of the West Midland Light Orchestra, has raised over £2,200 for St Richard’s Hospice. More than 170 local music lovers enjoyed a toe tapping evening of song and dance at a special charity concert hosted by the Bank House Hotel, Bransford. The… Read more »