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Au revoir to London to Paris cyclists

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A group of amateur cyclists are setting out on an epic journey in order to raise vital funds our hospice. The cyclists will be pedalling from London to Paris from 19th April to 23rd April  in order to support our care for the thousands of families across Shropshire and Mid Wales living with life limiting… Read more »

Flying High for Severn Hospice

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Saturday 25th March was a gloriously sunny day and our Severn Hospice Skydivers were flying high with perfect visibility as they enjoyed a once in a lifetime experience. Team Severn Hospice arrived at midday at Whitchurch Dropzone, Tilstock Airfield, to sign in ready for safety instructions. After a thorough briefing the team waited in the… Read more »

Swapping Dentistry for Disney at our Cinderella Midnight Walks

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Swapping Dentistry for Disney at our Cinderella Midnight Walks A dental practice in Shrewsbury is swapping dental scrubs for tiaras and trainers after employees signed up to take part in our Cinderella Midnight Walks in Shrewsbury on 8 April. Six women from Esthetique Dental Practice in Sansaw Business Park will be taking part in our… Read more »

Caring Kendrah to celebrate 7th Birthday with Severn Hospice

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A kind-hearted schoolgirl from Telford is planning to celebrate her seventh birthday by fundraising for our hospice instead of having a party and presents with her friends. Kendrah Knight is going to spend her special day at our Colour Run on June 10th at Telford Town Park and instead of receiving birthday presents she is… Read more »

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 »