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Dig Out Your Christmas Clobber

St Richard’s Hospice is inviting local residents and businesses to hold a Christmas Clobber day during December and help raise money for the charity. To take part in the seasonal campaign, groups of family, friends or colleagues are being asked to choose a date on which they will dress up in their favourite Christmas jumper… Read more »

Christmas at St Richard’s

Patients at St Richard’s Hospice in Worcester are getting into the festive spirit. We hold Christmas parties for our Day Hospice patients throughout December, making it a special event with lots of love, laughter and care among people who have become friends with shared experiences of living with a life-threatening illness.  The trees are decorated,… 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 »

Christmas Tea Dance in Aid of Hospice

Local people are being invited to set their toes tapping at a special Christmas Tea Dance at Peopleton Village Hall on Sunday, 14th December. The event will run from 2.30pm until 5pm and is being organised in aid of St Richard’s Hospice. To ensure energy levels are kept topped up there will be a delicious… Read more »

Christmas Fayre Success for Store

St Richard’s Hospice’s new flagship store in Worcester has enjoyed a successful Christmas Fayre, with thousands flocking to the shop and café during the annual event. The newly refurbished store, opened in July this year in St Swithin’s Street, was decorated for the Christmas season by staff and volunteers. The decorations have attracted many admiring… Read more »

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 »

Droitwich Remembers Loved Ones

More than 240 people packed into The Sacred Heart Church in Droitwich on Tuesday 25th November as part of the St Richard’s Hospice Lights of Love campaign, and remembered someone special to them. Those attending the service took time for quiet reflection and were entertained by the Dodderhill choir and the St Richard’s Singers, a… 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 »