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New Year Resolutions

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2018 is finally here and we know most people will have a New Year’s Resolution in mind. But did you know that only 1 in 10 of us will actually achieve our goals? That’s where we come in! Hospice of the Good Shepherd want to make 2018 the best year yet by helping you make… Read more »

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Give it up for GOOD!

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Whether you want to quit smoking, lose weight or give up drinking you can get your efforts sponsored and help your local Hospice at the same time. This will give you the extra motivation needed to stick to your goal. Simply follow the steps below and kick start your fundraising with a bang! Firstly, choose… Read more »

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Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year

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We just wanted to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, from everyone at the Hospice of the Good Shepherd. We simply couldn’t do what we do without your support. And we also wanted to say a very BIG thank you.

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Don’t wait to donate your unwanted goods

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Don’t wait to donate as our charity shops are desperately in need of good quality donations and items will be sold on to be loved again and support your local Hospice. Following the success of our recent donation station in Chester, on Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd December our retail team will be hosting another ‘pop up’ weekend… Read more »

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Share a Card and support the Hospice of the Good Shepherd this Christmas

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Would you like to save time, money and space whilst also making a real difference to your local hospice this Christmas? Well you can, thanks to ‘Share a Card’ at the Hospice of The Good Shepherd. Contact us to request our ‘Share a Card’ and you’ll be able to send seasonal good wishes to everyone… Read more »

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Bank volunteers help charity get wrapped up in time for Christmas

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More than 170 volunteers from M&S Bank became elves for a two day mega ‘wrapathon’ in support of the Hospice of the Good Shepherd as they wrapped 3000 presents for a Santa’s Charity Grotto opening soon at Gordale Garden Centre.

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Join our nurses at Chester Santa Dash this year!

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Hospice of the Good Shepherd nurses are calling on good girls and boys (of all ages) to get into the festive spirit and join them at this year’s Chester Santa Dash on Sunday 3rd December. Kick-start your festive season and join hundreds of ‘dashers’ and suit-up as Father Christmas for a 3.3km jog, walk or… Read more »

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Light up a Life this Christmas

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The festive season is fast approaching and this is often a time of joy but also a time to remember. Our Light Up a Life campaign is an opportunity to sponsor a light in memory or in honour of a loved one who cannot be with you or has died. Sunday 3rd December: We are… Read more »

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Walk in memory for someone special

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This September, ITV Granada presenter, Lucy Meacock, is set to join hundreds of other fundraisers for a very special walk in memory of our loved ones to raise funds for Chester-based charity Hospice of the Good Shepherd.