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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 »

Thank you for Bags of Help Grant

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In 2016 Severn Hospice was chosen as one of three finalists in Tesco’s Bags of Help competition to win a grant of up to £12,000. Bags of Help offers community groups and projects in around 400 regions across the UK a share of revenue generated from the 5p charge levied on single-use carrier bags. We… Read more »

Celebrate at our 10th Anniversary Cinderella Midnight Walks

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Ladies, step out in style and celebrate with us at our 10th anniversary Midnight Walks with a new Cinderella theme in Shrewsbury on Saturday 8th April and Telford Saturday 13th May. Our  ladies only Midnight Walks have raised over £500,000 since first starting in 2007 and over 7,500 ladies have taken to the streets of… Read more »

Sofa So Good for our new Furniture Store

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Our new furniture store has raised £70,000 in its first three months. The first furniture store we have opened is doing incredibly well and all of our staff at the shop on Ennerdale Road, Shrewsbury, would like to thank all of the local people who have donated goods or bought items for helping to raise… Read more »

Make Fundraising for our Hospice your Resolution in 2017

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The New Year is a time for making resolutions and deciding what challenges we set ourselves for the coming year.  Our hospice has lots of exciting events that will test your fitness metal or send you on a fantastic adventure, all whilst raising vital funds to support the families that need our help. Whether you… Read more »

Danny Mac pulls out of our Cinderella Midnight Walks appearance

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It is with great disappointment that we have to announce that Danny Mac will no longer be making an appearance at our two Cinderella Midnight Walks in 2017. We booked Danny back in October to be our Prince Charming at the events next year but his success on Strictly over recent weeks has resulted in… Read more »

Tami’s very special Christmas gift to our patients

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10-year-old Tami Turner decided to give our hospice a very special gift this Christmas and has had her head shaved at her school to raise money for our hospice. Tami lost her lovely golden locks on Friday 16th December at Belvidere Primary School’s Christmas Assembly in order to support families that need our help.  … Read more »