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Captains Work Together for Hospice

A year of fundraising events at Droitwich Golf Club has raised over £8,000 for St Richard’s Hospice, the Joint Captains’ Charity for 2014. The club’s men, ladies and senior members held a series of fundraising events to raise money for the hospice, including raffles, jumble sales and bridge drives. More unusual fundraising activities included donations… Read more »

Birthday Donation in Memory of Mum

A young woman marked her 21st birthday with a donation to St Richard’s Hospice in memory of the charity’s care of her mum.   Danni Perrins, a care assistant from Bewdley, Worcestershire, asked guests to her 21st birthday party to donate in memory of her mum Nikki who had died at St Richard’s Hospice aged… Read more »

Show the Love for Hospice at Valentine’s Ball

Love will be in the air at a special Valentines Ball next month which will be raising funds for St Richard’s Hospice. The Chairman of Worcestershire County Council, Pam Davey, and her consort Alan, will be hosting the event in the fairytale setting of Chateau Impney in Droitwich on Valentines Day, Saturday, 14th Feburary. Guests… Read more »

Lunch at the Lygon

A fundraising lunch with a twist will be held at the Lygon Arms in Broadway next month, raising funds for St Richard’s Hospice. The lunch on Thursday, 19th February,  includes a two course meal with coffee and a scarf tying demonstration. Jane Brook and Sian Davies of House of Colour will be revealing stylish ways… Read more »

Couple Hold Special Retirement Party

A Worcester man has retired in style by holding a fundraising party, raising over £12,000 for St Richard’s Hospice. Bob Pudge, from Warndon Villages, Worcester, had been thinking of retiring from the construction industry for a while, and decided that a party would seal the deal. Mr Pudge and his wife, Jane, thought that this… Read more »

Drama Group Hold Cinderella Panto

A seasonal performance by the Rushwick Amateur Dramatic Addicts (RADA) entertained the crowds with a mix of drama and pantomime, raising £550 for St Richard’s Hospice. The group performed their annual ‘Christmas This’n’That’ show at Rushwick Village Hall on the evening of 1st December and dedicated the show to their founder and artistic director, Ann… Read more »

Quilts Give Comfort and Treasured Memories

Quilts made with love and care by dedicated Worcestershire women are set to become the holders of treasured memories for families of St Richard’s Hospice patients. Members of the Project Linus UK volunteer group recently donated a large bundle of the handmade quilts to the Worcestershire hospice’s Family Support Team. Alison Cooper, from St Richard’s… Read more »

Footballers Kick-Off Festive Fun

Members of Westbury Celtic Tigers/Youth U14s and the Youth Teams’ Manager’s co-workers from Jaguar LandRover Green shift spread some festive cheer to St Richard’s Hospice.   The generous group donated gifts to young people in the St Richard’s Hospice Dragonfly Group for bereaved children.   St Richard’s Head of Family Support, Sarah Popplestone-Helm said, “This is such… Read more »

Seasonal Ball a Roaring Success

Glasses were raised in celebration at the St Richard’s Hospice Snowdrop Ball, which raised over £24,000 profit for the charity. More than 350 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 to… Read more »

Teeing Off for a Good Cause

The lady members of The Worcestershire Golf Club in Malvern have raised almost £4,000 for St Richard’s Hospice. The hospice was chosen as their charity of the year by Faith Tubb, Lady Captain for 2013. The members arranged a number of fundraising activities throughout the year, raising a total of £3,905.25. Events included a bridge… Read more »