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Severn Hospice Shop Opening in Bridgnorth

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We would like to invite shoppers in Bridgnorth to grab a bargain at the opening of our new charity shop in the town on March 30 at 10am.    Bridgnorth Mayor Vanessa Voysey is set to officially open the shop on the High Street and will talk about the work we do in the area…. Read more »

British Alpaca Society National Show Returns in Support of Our Hospice

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The British Alpaca Society National Show has chosen Severn Hospice to be its chosen charity as it returns to the International Centre in Telford on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th March. The show is a family fun day out and all proceeds collected on the door will be donated to our hospice, helping to ensure… Read more »

Toni Takes on Marathon Task to Raise Funds for Our Hospice

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Toni Hopkins is hitting the ground running as she prepares to tackle the Virgin Money London Marathon in memory of her grandmother to raise vital funds for our hospice. Toni’s Grandmother Jean Colley, was cared for at our hospice site in Telford in the final years of her life and became very close with our… Read more »

Cash For Your Community – We Need Your Help!

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We are delighted to have been chosen to take part in this year’s Shropshire Star’s Cash For Your Community campaign. You can help us to receive a share of the £20,000 prize fund by collecting special tokens that will be printed in the Shropshire Star from 2nd March to 8th April 2017. Keep an eye… Read more »

Last Chance to Trek in Pontesbury Potter

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Time is running out to sign up for our popular Pontesbury Potter event, a 13 mile run or ramble which takes participants through the beautiful Shropshire countryside and is set to take place on March 11. There are just a few places remaining in the event, which is open to walkers, ramblers and runners. Our… Read more »

Volunteer Evelyn Celebrates 90th Birthday with Royal Bash

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We held a royal tea party on 14th February at our shop in Craven Arms to celebrate the 90th birthday of one of our long serving volunteers. Our beloved volunteer Evelyn Thomas was treated to a birthday party fit for a queen as her 90th birthday closely coincided with Queen Elizabeth II’s. She was treated… Read more »

Register now to take part in the Severn Hospice Colour Run

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Don’t miss out – register online now to be part of the fantastic Severn Hospice Colour Run. Our Colour Run is an incredibly popular event and we’re encouraging our supporters to register now to be part of the most colourful 5K in Shropshire. Over 2,000 people are expected to gather at Telford Town Park on… Read more »

A New Year gift from the Morrisons Foundation

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Our hospice is celebrating a New Year funding boost thanks to a £15,085 donation from the Morrisons Foundation. This very generous donation will be used to purchase a new fully-accessible vehicle to transport patients to day care services and clinics. These services give a range of medical, emotional and spiritual support to help patients living… Read more »

21st Anniversary Charity Walk Filling Up Fast

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Our popular Pontesbury Potter event is celebrating its 21st year on 11th March with a new route and we are advising anyone hoping to take part to register now as places are filling up fast. We are encouraging our supporters to register their place on this very popular event as soon as possible as places… Read more »

Spirited Sandra to skydive 10,000ft for her 70th

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A daredevil grandmother is set to face her fears and fall 10,000ft from the sky to raise funds for our hospice. Sandra Patterson, who volunteers at our hospice in Apley, will take on a daring tandem skydive for Severn Hospice for her 70th birthday – and she’s hoping others will join her for the challenge…. Read more »