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Run the rainbow for Worcestershire hospices

Taking part in Rainbow Run

Following the huge success of St Richard’s Hospice’s sell-out Rainbow Run, three Worcestershire hospices are offering people a second opportunity to take part in a colourful fun run. St Richard’s Hospice, Primrose Hospice and KEMP Hospice have come together for the first time to offer supporters across the county the opportunity to take part in… 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 »

Supporting patients as a St Richard’s volunteer

Judith Irwin Volunteer

It all started two years ago with a piece in the local paper all about St Richard’s and me wanting to do something for the local community. I went along to an open evening and was surprised at all the different areas they needed volunteers for, from fundraising to receptionists. I was interested in the… 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 »

Picturesque gardens ready to welcome visitors

Residents of the beautiful picture-postcard village of Wichenford in Worcestershire are gearing themselves up to welcome thousands of visitors to admire their gardens on Saturday and Sunday 20th and 21st June. The biennial event has built up a loyal following of garden fans who return year after year. The weekend raises funds for village organisations… Read more »

Men enjoy friendly banter at support group

day hospice men's space group

Men’s Health Week later this month (15-21 June) is a national week of awareness raising activity around health issues specifically affecting men. The campaign aims to encourage men to make sure that they know how to recognise the signs of illnesses, and to talk about any health issues they have. Here at St Richard’s Hospice… Read more »

Hospice recognises vital support of volunteers

Volunteers who offer their skills and experience to help St Richard’s Hospice care for patients with life-threatening illnesses and support their families are being recognised in a series of events. The week of events marks national Volunteers Week, 1-7 June, which aims to celebrate the contribution that volunteers make to their communities. Over 1,000 volunteers… Read more »

Hundreds join Malvern Walk

Hundreds of walkers strode out in the sunshine across the Malvern Hills to raise funds for St Richard’s Hospice. More than 275 walkers were celebrating 31 years of the annual St Richard’s Hospice Malvern Hills Walk. Walkers of all ages stepped out on either the 11 mile, 5 or 2 mile routes. Organiser Lizzie Brazier… Read more »