St Giles Hospice raises awareness of dementia care to mark World Alzheimer’s Month

This September, in recognition of World Alzheimer’s Month, leading local charity St Giles Hospice is raising awareness of its commitment to improving care for people living with dementia. Now in its fifth year, World Alzheimer’s Month is an international campaign which aims to provide people with more information about Alzheimer’s and challenge the stigma often […]

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Family members support charity golf day in memory of John and Dougie and raise funds for St Giles Hospice

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Swimmers and runners teamed up with golfers to support leading local charity St Giles Hospice. As golfers hit the greens at Lichfield Golf and Country Club for a competition organised by Brendan Heaney in memory of his friends Douglas Bottom and John Harvey, swimmers dived into the pool and runners took to the treadmill in […]

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Gemma from Cannock wins £8,000 in this year’s St Giles Summer Raffle!

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In the year since her father died at St Giles Whittington Hospice in 2015, Gemma Ivens, along with her family, has been doing all that she can to help give back to the charity – and her support and generosity has just won her thousands of pounds. On Monday 1st August Gemma, a teacher from […]

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Tina takes on the St Giles Cycle Ride in memory of best friend Alison

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After losing her best friend of 42 years, Tina Salt has decided to fundraise in her memory by taking on a 25 mile cycling challenge to help generate vital funds for charity. Tina (49), from Lichfield, has signed up to the St Giles Hospice Cycle Ride on Sunday 11th September in memory of Alison Smith, […]

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Western Power Distribution Generates Support for St Giles Hospice Mud Challenge Again!

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Electricity distributor Western Power Distribution (WPD) has shown its generous support for leading local charity St Giles Hospice yet again. Not only is the company providing much-needed funding to meet the costs of the Mud Challenge – at Cliff Lakes Waterpark in Tamworth on Sunday 9th October – a dozen of its employees have also […]

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Blue Colours Shine in Memory of Cris at St Giles Walsall Hospice Starlight Walk

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To ‘The Bluebells’, Cris Griffiths was a beloved mum, sister, auntie and friend – and they’ve signed up to take part in the St Giles Walsall Hospice Starlight Walk in her memory. Cris was aged just 48 when she passed away at the hospice in April, and those closest to her are grateful for the […]

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Brand new Bridal Boutique officially opens at the St Giles Hospice superstore in Mere Green!

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Brides-to-be searching for their dream wedding dress can now choose from an extensive collection of beautiful gowns at the new Bridal Boutique, at the St Giles Hospice Superstore in Mere Green, Sutton Coldfield. The leading local charity officially opened its fabulous new boutique on Tuesday 9th August, having recently relocated from its Bridal Room shop in […]

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Generous Legacy helps St Giles Hospice nurses Katherine and Charlotte trail new way of caring for local people

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Leading local charity St Giles Hospice has launched a project to test a new way of delivering care – all thanks to the generosity of a well-known former Mayor of Lichfield. St Giles recognises how important it is for patients and their families to see a familiar face and be supported by nurses who they’ve […]

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