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Be part of our 2016 London Marathon team!

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  Want to be a part of the 2016 team? The run takes place on Sunday April 24 2016. The famous 26.2 mile route takes runners on an amazing journey through central London, from Blackheath to The Mall. Community Fundraising Manager at the Hospice, Rachel Thomas, said: “The London Marathon is a great way to… Read more »


Marianne Legry, Our superstar volunteer

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Why did you choose to volunteer for the Hospice? Unfortunately my niece was diagnosed with Breast Cancer so I experienced first-hand the care Hospices give. People often judge a Hospice as a place where people go to die, but it’s so much more than that. It provides palliative care to make sure people have the… Read more »


Hospice care needs your vote!

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We want Hospice UK to be Carillion’s next charity of the year! Hospice care needs your vote! Please go to to vote!


Our Award winning Volunteer, Paul Gerrard!

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Paul Gerrard, 17 has been volunteering for a while now at the Overpool shop. We spoke to him and found out about his volunteering experiences and how volunteering has benefited him. Why did you choose to volunteer for the Hospice? I finished school and wanted a part-time job for the summer to keep me busy,… Read more »

Lloyds Banking team Oct 2015

Lloyds Banking Group continue to support the Hospice!

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Last week, a group of 7 employees from the Commercial Banking team at Lloyds Bank volunteered their manpower for a full day at the Hospices warehouse, to help us prepare for the busy Christmas period. The staff, who work in the Data Privacy part of Lloyds Bank support the Hospice every year by helping us with any task in hand.


Temporary Closure Of The Living Garden

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Temporary Closure Of The Living Garden…

The Hospice of the Good Shepherd is due to undergo a period of building work and the contractors are due onsite the week commencing Monday 19 October 2015.
Due to Health and Safety regulations, The Living Garden will be closed from this date for a period of approximately nine months for the duration of the building work.
Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience and we thank you for your co-operation and understanding



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Scott Graves organised a charity cricket day in Christleton to thank staff at the Hospice of the Good Shepherd for the care given to his wife Helen Dougherty-Graves.


Celebrity and community support

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At their recent meeting Chris Courtney Williams from the Senior Blues presented Steve Hoy, the Chief Executive from the Hospice of the Good Shepherd with a T shirt signed by Amanda Mealing, one of the stars of BBC TV’s Casualty programme. Amanda is a personal friend of Chris and came to speak at a Senior… Read more »


Tim Peter’s Story

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25-year-old Tim Peters from Newton in Chester and his wife Amy have shown inspirational strength after Tim was diagnosed with a brain tumour in December 2014, weeks before his daughter, Imogen Faith was due to be born.