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A hospice of the future

Here at St Richard’s we are always looking to improve our services so that we can be confident that we are able to meet the needs of our patients and their families. More people are using our services each year. Recently we have been looking in depth at all our services and how we can… Read more »

Our Governors

John Bawden, Chairman of Governors  John Bawden was a hospice governor for three years and vice chairman of the successful St Richard’s New Hospice Appeal before becoming Chairman. John has lived in Worcester since 1980 and had a long career with Cadbury Schweppes before retiring early in 2003.     Jenny Cowpe, Vice Chair and Chair… Read more »

Our Team

St Richard’s Hospice is an independent registered charity. There are 250 full and part-time staff. St Richard’s is run by a Council of Governors and led by our Chairman, Mr John Bawden. We also have an active network of Patrons, who support our work. The day to day running of the hospice is the responsibility… Read more »


St Richard’s Hospice was established in 1984 and is a local independent, Worcestershire charity. St Richard’s Hospice was founded in Droitwich, taking its name from Richard de la Wyche who was born there in 1197 and who was declared a Saint in 1262. The hospice first started in the home of Dr Jenny Bulman before… Read more »